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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #128-How Fear inhibits our ability to win with money

Podcast: Play in new window | Download The biggest inhibitor to winning with money is fear How we saw this manifest in the election this week How to discern between real fear and worry Why fear shouldn’t drive our financial … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #127-Washington won’t change your finances

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Anyone else sick of the election and ready for it to be over? Why Washington won’t and can’t change your finances The importance of focusing on your economy What you can spend your … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #126-How to handle loans from family and friends

Podcast: Play in new window | Download The most difficult loan to handle is the one from family and friends Why we borrow from family and friends The dangers in doing them Why it is important to have to clear … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #125-Prioritizing for your retirement or for your child’s education?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Most couples assume they need to sacrifice for child’s college fund Benefits of doing each one Do we need to pick one or the other? The need to prioritize yourself over your children … Continue reading

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Would you budget a million dollars?

If I handed you a million dollars today would you sit down and develop some kind of plan with the money? Chances are your answer to that question is a resounding yes, but then why are we so reluctant to … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #124-What is Financial Coaching Exactly?

Why I got into financial coaching What Financial Coaching is What Financial Coaching is not Why this show is different than other financial podcasts Quote of the lesson from Tom Landry

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #123-Is there a need for multiple bank accounts for saving?

Podcast: Play in new window | Download How to track your savings fund Things to consider when deciding whether to lump your savings together or keep it separate The only way to guarantee savings How Lisa and I track our … Continue reading

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Why do we equate Frugal with being Cheap?

While thinking the other day about personal finances, the question dawned on me, why do we use frugal and cheap so interchangeably?  Often when one is described as frugal we usually associate that with being cheap.  But is that necessarily … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #122-How to use side hustles to get out of debt with guest Tracey Minutolo

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Guest Tracey Minutolo joins us to talk about Side Hustling What side hustling is and isn’t How it has impacted Tracey’s finances Why should someone side hustle Quote of the lesson from Jon … Continue reading

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JW’s Financial Coaching Podcast Lesson #121-It’s not what you start to do, it’s what you stop doing that matters

Podcast: Play in new window | Download Why it is more important to focus on what you need to stop doing then to focus on what you need to start doing What do you need to stop doing? The difficulty … Continue reading

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