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THE MANY LESSONS OF SUMMER 2019 personal finance Aug 27, 2019

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As the kids go back to school this week, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on the many lessons I learned this summer. It was both challenging and cleansing. The message that I write my story and control my surroundings has never been more apparent! Here is what happened:

 

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EPISODE 6 - LISTENER REQUEST: WHAT IS INCOME TAX AND HOW DOES IT WORK? podcasts Aug 22, 2019

Do you know why taxes are coming out of your check every pay period?  How do they calculate it?  What is it used for?  Join Tiffany as she answers these questions and more!  This episode was a listener request!  To submit a question: join our Facebook group...

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ASK PRICE / BID PRICE wednesday word of the week Aug 21, 2019

Definition

The ask price is the price at which a dealer of a particular security is willing to sell the security to interested investors. A bid price is the price at which a dealer in a particular security is willing to purchase the security from investors.

Why It's Important

The New York Stock...

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EPISODE 5 - LISTENER REQUEST: WHAT ARE ROTH IRAS? investing podcasts retirement planning Aug 15, 2019

Always wondered about Roth IRAs?  Join Tiffany as she breaks down what they are and how to best utilize them.

This is a listener request episode.  If you want to have your question featured, please submit on our website.

 

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Welcome to Money Talk with Tiff, a...

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ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS investing wednesday word of the week Aug 14, 2019

Definition

Alternative Investments are any investment that is not cash, equities, and bonds

Why It's Important

The list of alternative investments is very broad and includes real estate-backed securities, mortgage-backed securities, limited partnership interests, hedge funds (explained here),...

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EPISODE 4 - HOW I (ALMOST) CASH FLOWED BRACES money management podcasts Aug 08, 2019

This was a $5,000 unplanned expense that I almost panicked over!  Has this ever happened to you?  Did you have a big unplanned expense that came out of nowhere?  It could completely derail your progress on your financial goals.  Listen to how I made it work by using...

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BASIS POINT wednesday word of the week Aug 07, 2019

Definition

A basis point is equal to one hundredth of one percent

Why It's Important

You have probably heard the talking heads on your favorite financial shows or news site mentioning basis points. They may have said something like "interest rates have gone down 25 basis points". 25 basis points is...

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EPISODE 3 - BUDGETS! MY FAVORITE TOPIC. LEARN WHY! personal debt podcasts Aug 01, 2019

Do you have a budget?  Lost on what a budget is or how to start one?  Look no further!  Tiffany talks about her favorite topic, budgets, and easy ways to put one together.  You will learn why she loves budgets so much and why you should come to the dark side!  Muahahaha

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EPISODE 1 - INTRO TO MONEY TALK WITH TIFF personal credit personal debt podcasts Aug 01, 2019

Get motivated on your financial journey as you follow money nerd and financial coach, Tiffany Grant, on her journey to be debt-free by 30!

She makes complex financial topics surprisingly simple. You will get practical tips and tricks with an inside look at the strategies she uses on a daily basis....

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EPISODE 2 - YOUR RELATIONSHIP WITH MONEY AND HOW TO CHANGE IT money management personal credit personal debt podcasts Aug 01, 2019

In this episode, we discuss emotions and how they affect our money decisions.  Will you do things differently or the same?  How has your family affected your relationship with money?  These are some questions to explore as you listen to this episode.

 

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