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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Getting Beyond Shame and Blame to Prosper over Debt

We chat with Shannon Lee Simmons, CFP and author of Living Debt-Free about how she accumulated over $9000 worth of debt in a fourteen month period and how guilt, shame and regret took over as a result.

 

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Financial Independence Early Retirement or F.I.R.E.

The the 15th episode of the MoneySaver Podcast, we talk to Bob Lai, the blogger behind tawcan.com on the Financial Independence Retire Early or F.I.R.E. He dispels myths to describe how to quit the daily grind and live life (and retirement) the way you want to.

 

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Episode #13 - Interview with Jessica Moorhouse, Millenial Money Expert

In the 13th Episode of the MoneySaver Podcast, we talk with Jessica Moorhouse, host of the Mo'Money Podcast, blogger and millennial expert about the most pressing issues on millennial minds right now.  We touch on topics about home ownership, investing, retirement and side hustles.

 

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Episode #12 - Interview with Colin Ritchie, LLP, CFP about tax advantaged savings accounts, The Smith Manoever, debt, savings and retirement.

In the 12th edition of the MoneySaver Podcast, Ellen Roseman chats with Colin Ritchie from colinsritchie.com and Canadian MoneySaver contributor about grandparents funding RESPs, TFSA or RRSP, The Smith Manoever, taxation, Wills and Powers of Attorney as well as his tips for a successful financial career.

 

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Episode #11 - Interview with Rona Birenbaum, Fee for Service Financial Planner

In the 11th edition of the MoneySaver Podcast, we speak with Rona Birenbaum, Certified Financial Planner, from Caring For Clients.  In honour of Financial Planning Week, we discuss financial planning, the process of creating a financial plan, debt, spending and her new tech start-up Viviplan, a new, low-cost financial planning service for Canadians.

 

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Episode #10 - Ryan Modesto, CEO of 5i Research Inc on Portfolio Construction

In the tenth episode of the MoneySaver podcast we chat with Ryan Modesto, CFA and CEO of 5i Research Inc.  We discuss what an investor should take into account when creating a portfolio including assessing risk tolerance, ability to accept risk, debt, ETFs, stocks, mutual funds, TFSAs, RRSPs and fees.

 

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Interview with Doris Belland, author of Protect Your Purse: Shared Lessons for Women

In the ninth episode of the MoneySaver podcast, we chat with Doris Belland, entrepreneur, motivational speaker and author of Protect Your Purse: Shared Lessons for Women about steps that a woman can take to secure herself in the even of divorce or even the death of a spouse.  We also chat about her women's money group and how she overcame $400 000 of debt after the death of her first husband.

 

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Interview with Tea Nicola from Wealthbar, a Robo-Advisor.

In the eighth episode of the MoneySaver Podcast, we talk to Tea Nicola, CEO of Wealthbar, a robo-advisor.  We talk about robo-advisors, women in the boardroom, investing advice and Nicola Wealth Management funds.

 

 

 

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Interview with John De Goey on Financial Advisors, Embedded Compensations, ETFs and His three best tips to manage their portfolios.

In the seventh edition of the MoneySaver Podcast, we chat with John De Goey, Portfolio Manager, Author of four books, Canadian MoneySaver contributor and frequent Business News Network.  We talk about embedded compensations, regulatory reform, ETFs and portfolio management.

 

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Interview with Bridget Casey from Money After Graduation on debt, saving and investing.

In episode six, Ellen chats with Bridget Casey, creator of the blog Money After Graduation

They discuss the debt snowball, debt avalanche and the debt snowflake methods of clearing up debt, investing as well as the overall financial health of millennials in Canada.

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