Why Human Interaction Still Matters For Financial Advice with Brian

Hint: Money Is Still An Emotional Topic In This Digital Age In today’s episode, we will speak to my friend Brian Thorp from Wealthtender. After an extensive career working with global asset management, Brian founded his company Wealthtender with the aim of connecting people with the best fitting financial resource, educator, or advisor. We will … More Why Human Interaction Still Matters For Financial Advice with Brian

The Best Way to Organize Your Finances in The Right Order with Dimitry

Dimitry is a Chartered Financial Consultant and has helped hundreds of families with setting their finances straight.
He will guide us through the right order of organizing our finances, why this approach makes sense compared to some other common advice. We will talk about one of the major mind shift Dimitry has observed with his clients thanks to his program and we will end up with his compelling story on why he became a financial consultant. The interview is great fun and Dimitry shares some great examples to help us digest every key aspect of managing our money. … More The Best Way to Organize Your Finances in The Right Order with Dimitry

10 Life-Changing Personal Finance Books For Beginners

If you are new to the personal finance world and you want to take control of your finances, a fantastic and rather cheap way to get started is to read books about personal finance and money.
Most personal finance books are written in simple language and do not require an advanced Ph.D. in econometrics. The most influential personal finance books I have read and heard about are accessible to anyone. And with a couple of friends, we came up with this list of 10 accessible books we warmly recommend for any Personal Finance newbies.  … More 10 Life-Changing Personal Finance Books For Beginners

How to take control of your finances with Qube Money

An introduction to Qube Money: A modern digital cash envelope banking and App system In your day-to-day financial life, knowing what your money is used for and where it goes is an essential piece of your overall finances. This can be tackled through a budget or a spending plan. Both are the same in essence: You … More How to take control of your finances with Qube Money

Apple and Tesla announced their stock split, what does that mean to you as an investor?

Apple and Tesla announced their stock split, what does that mean to you as an investor?
Apple announced their 4 for 1 stock split last week and as I started to write about it, Tesla announced their 5 for 1 stock split as of this Tuesday as well! Perfect, let’s kill those 2 birds in one blog post! … More Apple and Tesla announced their stock split, what does that mean to you as an investor?

Bond Basics for Beginners

Today, we will talk about the b-word.
Bonds! (What were you thinking?)
Let’s banter about the beautiful, bountiful, brilliant world of bonds! Alliterations are fun. Bonds may get a bad rap for being boring and basic, but they are certainly beneficial for a balanced portfolio.
My friend Liz will help us understand the basics of bonds: What they are and how they work, how they differ from stocks, what the risks are, etc.
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How to Start an Emergency Fund with No Money

Building an emergency fund is a crucial piece for your finances, especially in a crisis. Saving for a rainy day will ensure you are prepared in case of an unexpected event of any sort: Car repair, job loss, medical expense, water boiler, etc. That peace of mind is absolutely priceless! If you have not yet created that financial safety net for yourself, worry not my friend! James, our guest writer today will help you get started with it!  … More How to Start an Emergency Fund with No Money

Can you become financially free in Europe by reading US personal finance books?

In today’s episode, we will speak to my friend Daniel from Mr. Financial Freedom.

He is a 20-something from Germany and started his Personal Finance adventure only recently. It all started with stumbling upon a Personal Finance book in a bookstore while on holidays and here we are 3 years later discussing his clear plan on how to become financially free! … More Can you become financially free in Europe by reading US personal finance books?

Investing in the Stock Markets when you live in Europe with The Poor Swiss

In today’s episode, we will speak to my friend The Poor Swiss.

The Poor Swiss is a Swiss (duh!) blogger writing about his pursuit of Financial Independence. One of the ways he tries to achieve this is through investing in the stock markets.

When one looks for information in English on investing in the stock markets, one often stumbles upon articles/podcasts of our US friends telling all about investing in low-cost index funds like a Vanguard S&P500 fund. We will discuss if this approach makes sense for us here in Europe. We also discuss how and where to look for ETF’s and share reviews on European online brokers (DeGiro and Interactive brokers).

This episode is for you if you are living in Europe and want to know more about getting started with investing in the stock markets. … More Investing in the Stock Markets when you live in Europe with The Poor Swiss

What Financial Stability means for different people and how you can manage your money in order to achieve financial stability with Nadia

In today’s episode, we will speak to my friend Nadia from Speaking of Cents.

She writes about a variety of topics around personal finance and focuses mostly on the mindset that revolves around managing your money. The aim of the blog (and Youtube channel) is to educate people on how to manage their money at any point in their life regardless of their income.
We will discuss what financial stability means, why it is important, why people struggle with it and Nadia will provide an actionable 7-step plan to achieve that Financial Stability.
This episode is for you if you are getting started with your finances and want some guidance on improving your financial situation or find your way to work towards larger financial goals. … More What Financial Stability means for different people and how you can manage your money in order to achieve financial stability with Nadia