The MoneySaver Podcast

Learn how to make smart choices at every stage of your life, safeguard your interests and protect yourself from poor advice. The goal is to help you save money and increase your assets. Hosted by journalist Ellen Roseman and Canadian MoneySaver Editor in Chief Lana Sanichar.

   

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Making Ends Meet During Covid-19.

Ellen Roseman chats with Stephen Weyman from howtosavemoney.ca on ways to make ends meet during Covid-19. They discuss government programs, payment deferrals on loans and credit cards, saving on usual monthly expenses like utilities, creating an emergency fund and his three best tips for financial success.

 

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Personal and Business Benefits Explained due to Covid-19

Have you been affected by the Covid -19 pandemic?  Janet Gray, Certified Financial Planner, and Ellen Roseman discuss the different benefits that are available to Canadians and Canadian businesses rolled out by the Government of Canada.  They discuss the Canadian Emergency Response Benefit, Canada Emergency Business Account and a host of other benefits that are available.

 

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Wills, Powers of Attorney and other Important Documents

Whether it's a holographic will, a will drawn up by a lawyer or even a will from a digital platform, every Canadian should have one.  Ellen Roseman chats with Erin Bury from Willful.co about wills, powers of attorney and other important documents.

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Tips and Tricks for Saving Your Money

Ellen Roseman chats with Gordon Stein about his book The Cashflow Cookbook.  They discuss simple ways to save money and reduce debt without sacrificing lifestyle. They touch on cell phones, clothing, car washes, paying down debt, the idea of wealth, your net worth, saving and investing and many other topics.

 

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Advice-Only Financial Planner Puts Clients First by Selling Advice only, No Products.

In this episode of the MoneySaver Podcast, Ellen Roseman chats with Sandi Martin, Certified Financial Planner, from Springplans.ca about fiduciary duty, advice-only financial planners, and putting the needs of the client before product.

 

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Women and Investing Part #2

Ellen Roseman, Rita Sylvan, Barbara Stewart, Paulette Filion and Judy Paradis discuss the need for women to finance their longer lifespans, the problems women have finding a financial advisor they can trust and the types of products and services that suit women investors, are women risk adverse or risk aware, confidence - perception that they don't have enough money even if they do, and the financial realities of being a woman. Audience Questions and Answer section.

 

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Women and Investing

In this episode of the MoneySaver Podcast, Ellen Roseman, Rita Sylvan, Barbara Stewart, Paulette Filion and Judy Paradis discuss the need for women to finance their longer lifespans, the problems women have finding a financial advisor they can trust and the types of products and services that suit women investors, are women risk adverse or risk aware, confidence - perception that they don't have enough money even if they do, the financial realities of being a woman among other topics.

 

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Say Good-bye to Paying High Investment Fees

In the 23rd edition of the MoneySaver Podcast, Ellen Roseman chats with Dale Roberts, blogger behind the Cut The Crap Investing!  In this episode we chat about robo-advisors, all-in-one ETF portfolios and Dale gives us his three best money tips that he has found useful in his life.

 

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Exchange Traded Funds (ETFs) - What You Need To Know with Dan Bortolotti

In episode #22 of the MoneySaver Podcast, we chat with Dan Bortolotti, blogger, financial planner and podcast host of the Canadian Couch Potato about exchange traded funds (ETFs), index investing, passive vs active investing and all-in-one ETFs.

 

 

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A Successful Personal Finance Blogger and His Quest for Freedom 45.

In the 21st episode of the MoneySaver Podcast, we chat with Robb Engen, blogger, journalist and consumer advocate.  We talk about how he (along with his mother) co-founded the long-standing blog Boomer and Echo, how he came to be a consumer advocate, how he hopes to reach financial independence by age 45 and he gives his best three financial tips.

 

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