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EPISODE 9 - ASSIGNING VALUE TO YOURSELF WITH AMELIA ROBERTS making money podcast psychology Sep 12, 2019

I've always struggled with how to price my services as an entrepreneur.  Our guest, Amelia Roberts, breaks down how she helps people discover their value.  We discussed being in the market as African-American females and making sure you create circles of influence to reach your...

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CONSUMER DEBT Sep 11, 2019

Definition

Consumer debt is any debt used to purchase goods that are consumable and do not appreciate in value.

Why It's Important

This type of debt includes credit cards, payday loans, and the like. They generally have higher interest rates than secured debt (i.e. home loan or car loan) because it...

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EPISODE 8 - MINI TALK: THE BABY EMERGENCY FUND budgeting podcast saving money Sep 05, 2019

Enjoy this mini-episode about the baby emergency fund while Tiffany attends FinCon 2019!  Emergency funds are so important to protect you from a detrimental financial crisis.  Tiffany uses Ally Savings to house her emergency fund to take advantage of their higher-than-average...

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TERM LIFE INSURANCE Sep 04, 2019

Definition

Term life insurance provides coverage for a certain amount of time, typically between 5 and 30 years (Not your whole Life as the name states) . If you die within the term, the life insurance will pay out the death benefit.

Why It's Important

I love term life insurance because it is...

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BEING IN THE MOMENT Sep 03, 2019

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FinCon starts tomorrow, but this post has nothing to do with money! Yesterday, I spent the day cherishing my loved ones, especially my son, because I know I am going to be away for a little bit. I only had one son yesterday, so it gave me time to provide one on one attention and affection. I am...

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EPISODE 7 - PAYING OFF CREDIT CARD DEBT WITH RITA BAUTISTA debt podcast Aug 29, 2019

Join Tiffany as she has a money talk with Rita Bautista, host and creator of the Empowerment & All That podcast!  We discuss how she was able to pay off $15,000 in credit card debt in less than a year!  She drops some real gems so definitely take a listen.


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INVERTED YIELD CURVE Aug 28, 2019

Definition

An inverted yield curve (negative yield curve) will slope down to the right to show that the yield is higher for short-term maturities than for longer maturities.

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Why It's Important?

You may have heard all of the talk about the inverted yield curve and an upcoming recession. An inverted...

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THE MANY LESSONS OF SUMMER 2019 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:

 

The Lowlights

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EPISODE 6 - LISTENER REQUEST: WHAT IS INCOME TAX AND HOW DOES IT WORK? podcast taxes 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 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 podcast retirement saving money taxes 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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ALTERNATIVE INVESTMENTS 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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