Do you have student loans? This topic is a painful area to talk about, but one that is common for so many people. My guest today has great advice and nuggets of wisdom for you! He is passionate about helping to fix the problem of student loan debt for others. Don’t miss my conversation with Travis!
Travis Hornsby founded Student Loan Planner after helping his surgeon wife figure out how to manage her six-figure medical school debt. He quickly realized there was a huge need in this area and that he could provide valuable help for others. He was formerly a bond trader and is a chartered financial analyst, so he is a rock-solid and smart finance guy. He loves saving professionals money through creating customized student loan strategies for the top 2% of the most indebted Americans. Check out the resources below to see how to contact Travis and how he may be able to help you with your student loan debt.
What you’ll learn in this episode:
www.studentloanplanner.com/refi-quiz Check out Travis’ website for lots of helpful information!
Email Travis: firstname.lastname@example.org
We all want our kids to be smart about money decisions, right, but how do we do this? Making decisions around money is much more than learning how to spend, but how do we teach our children in ways that they will understand, before they make those disastrous money mistakes? It’s a a topic that many parents have questions about and today’s show is full of answers and smart money advice for parents.
John Lanza is Chief Mammal of The Money Mammals and the author of The Art of Allowance, three children’s picture books, and the creator of an award-winning DVD, The Money Mammals. He’s the father of two daughters and a youth financial literacy expert and he’s here to help us learn the basics of raising financially empowered kids.
What you’ll learn from the episode:
www.theartofallowance.com--Find out how to win one of three signed copies of John’s book!
The Opposite of Spoiled by Ron Lieber
Is there really some secret to obtaining wealth? Everyone wants to be a millionaire, but today's guest, Steve Siebold, actually spoke with over 1,200 self-made millionaires to find out what their secrets to success are. He wrote a book about his findings, Secrets Self-Made Millionaires Teach Their Kids.
You may be surprised to learn that many of the secrets are actually counterintuitive. Once you know the "rules" of being a millionaire, you can begin taking steps to join their ranks! Join Hilary for her insightful discussion with Steve and learn what you need to know to teach your kids to be millionaires too!
This week I'm speaking with Kelly, whose lax money habits from her early 20s landed her in a stressful 25-year cycle of debt and uncertainty. Now, having sought help to finally improve her understanding of money and establish healthy spending and saving, she's debt-free.
This episode is a great one for anybody wrestling with feelings of failure or inadequacy around money, but it's also educational for you parents out there who are wondering how to ensure that your children don't grow up with a sense of entitlement around finances.
In the interview, Kelly takes us through her early money memories and the reasons she hated focusing on money. She talks about what those 25 years of constant debt were like, and how she finally reached out to a financial coach who helped her reform her treatment of money.