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Inspired Money

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Improve your money mindset with host Andy Wang, named a top influential financial advisor by INVESTOPEDIA, as we explore positive money stories with everyone from entrepreneurs, non-profit leaders, creatives, and even a former WWE wrestler to help you get inspired, shift your perspectives on money, … read more

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Money Lessons for the Living with Jordan Grumet

August 9th, 2022


Episode 248: Financial independence expert and hospice doctor, Jordon Grumet shares advice about building wealth and living a regret-free life.

Guest Biography

Jordan Grumet was born in Evanston, Illinois in 1973. His …

Changing To A Millionaire’s Money Mindset With Beate Chelette

July 28th, 2022


Beate Chelette talks about the importance of a healthy money mindset that helped her go from $138,000 in debt to a millionnaire.

Guest Biography

Beate Chelette is the Growth Architect and Founder of The Women’s Code and …

Send Money Safely Using Zelle with Alexis Castorina

July 21st, 2022


Episode 247: Alexis Castorina, Head of Consumer Education at Zelle®, shares tips for Zelle electronic payments and keeping yourself safe from online scams.

Guest Biography

Alexis Castorina is Head of Consumer Education, …

Mastering The Art Of Public Speaking With Brenden Kumarasamy

July 15th, 2022


Episode 245: Communication Coach and YouTuber, Brenden Kumarasamy talks about how to become a world-class communicator.

Guest Biography

Brenden is the founder of MasterTalk, he coaches ambitious executives & …

Building Passive Income with an Online Fitness Business with Katie Kasten-Wasilisin

June 29th, 2022


Episode 244: Fitness influencer Katie Kasten-Wasilisin talks about monetizing online businesses, social media followers, and building a community to …

Essential Tools for Confident Secure Money Management with Alyssa Davies

June 21st, 2022


Award-winning personal finance blogger and author, Alyssa Davies talks about financial independence, mental health, and tracking your emotions for smarter spending.

Guest Biography

ALYSSA DAVIES is a content manager for …

An Activist’s Hula as Resistance with Vicky Holt Takamine

June 8th, 2022


Renowned master hula teacher, cultural leader, and Hawaiian activist, Vicky Holt Takmine talks about perpetuating Hawaiian arts, hula as resistance, …

Empowering Women and Educating Children in Nepal with Maggie Doyne

June 1st, 2022


American philanthropist Maggie Doyne talks about the benefit of a gap year, finding purpose, and educating children in Nepal to create a better future.

Guest Biography

Maggie is originally from New Jersey and has …

From Jane’s Addition to Being a Rebel with Etty Lau Farrell

May 20th, 2022


Dancer and singer, Etty Lau Farrell, talks about being an artist, feeling like an outcast, and recovering from dark financial days.

Guest Biography

Etty Lau Farrell, vocalist for the band Satellite Party and lead …

The Stock Market's Impact On Mental Health And The Fed Put

May 13th, 2022


Hi Inspired Money Maker!

Due to work and personal events this week, I'm publishing a short solo episode for Mental Health Awareness Month. Please let …

The Secrets of Being a Financial Grown Up with Bobbi Rebell, CFP®

May 5th, 2022


Episode 238: 

Author and personal finance expert Bobbi Rebell, CFP® talks about helicopter parenting and tips for teaching your kids important money lessons.

Guest Biography

Bobbi Rebell, CFP® is the author of Launching …

Touched by the Music of Life with Dave Combs

April 27th, 2022


Episode 237: Computer Programmer turned Songwriter, Dave Combs talks about creating and selling his music full-time.

Guest Biography

A native of …

DeFi and the Rise of the Robo-Advisors

April 20th, 2022


Episode 236: DeFi fund manager, Victor Lee discusses digital currencies, crypto entrepreneurship, and the benefits of decentralized finance.

Guest …

Brands Leading The Web3 Revolution with Michael Cruz

April 14th, 2022


Episode 235: Michael Cruz, Head of Content at Summer Friday, talks about what brands and consumers need to know about Web 3.0 and the metaverse.

Guest Biography

From strategy to execution, Michael is committed to …

Fighting for Financial Freedom with Paul Halme

April 6th, 2022


Episode 234: Former stockbroker turned Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu Gym owner talks about investing and leaving a six-figure corporate job to pursue his …

This Is Why the Stock Market Goes Up with Brian Feroldi

March 31st, 2022


Episode 233: Motley Fool writer and author of the book "Why Does The Stock Market Go Up" shares his passion and approach for stock picking and …

From STX Entertainment To NFTs With Sophie Watts

March 23rd, 2022


Episode 232: Global media executive, Sophie Watts talks about financing film projects, managing risk, and guiding A-list celebrities into the metaverse.

Guest Biography

Sophie is a global media executive with a focus on …

How to Buy, Sell and Collect NFTs for Profit with Mike Damazo

March 16th, 2022


Episode 231: Mike Damazo discusses Web3 and trading NFTs for profit.

Guest Biography

Mike Damazo is a personal finance video creator focused on NFTs, DeFi and all things Web3. He is incredibly passionate about …

Manufacturing Innovative Products That Find Market Traction With Travis Rosbach

March 8th, 2022


Travis Rosbach, the founder of Hydroflask and Tumalo Group, talks about the adventures, triumphs, and tribulations of entrepreneurship.

Guest …

The Podcast Editor for Personal Finance Podcasters with Steve Stewart

March 1st, 2022


Episode 229: Professional podcast editor Steve Stewart talks about turning a side hustle into a full-time job, cutting up his credit cards, and …

Playspace Ideas to End Playspace Inequity Kaboom with James Siegal

February 22nd, 2022


Episode 228: James Seigal, Senior Fellow at Kaboom!, talks about solving playspace inequity, his changing definition of success, and crypto …

Travel Bloggers On YouTube Traveling Away Together With Nik Kennett

February 15th, 2022


Episode 227: Nik Kennett shares travel hacking tips and how he and his wife Allie quit their jobs to travel for six months.

Guest Biography

Nik Kennett and his wife Allie are a U.S. based couple with a love of travel …

AI Investment in E-Commerce Businesses with Charlie Feng

February 8th, 2022


Episode 226: Clearco Co-Founder, Charlie Feng talks about entrepreneurship, fundraising, and Clearco's artificial intelligence driven approach to investing in e-commerce businesses. Guest Biography

Charlie is a …

Millennials Don't Have to Be Broke with Anthony O'Neal

February 1st, 2022


Episode 225: Best-selling author, Anthony O'Neal discusses The Single’s Blueprint program to maximize your single season, clarify your life’s vision, and build a legacy. Guest Biography A #1 national bestselling author, …

Live Like a Financial Rockstar with Scott Alan Turner

January 25th, 2022


Episode 224: Scott Alan Turner shares his financial independence journey from money moron to self-made millionaire.

Guest Biography

Scott Alan Turner, CFP® is a former money moron, living the paycheck-to-paycheck …

Fundamentals of Investing and Wealth Building with the Wealth Twins

January 18th, 2022


Episode 223: Nadia Busseuil and Nicole Carter, the Wealth Twins, share valuable money and investing lessons for achieving financial independence.

Digital Currency ETFs With Greg King

January 11th, 2022


Episode 222 Osprey Founder and CEO, Greg King talks about Bitcoin, NFTs, and why you might consider buying digital assets via an ETF.

Guest Biography

Greg King, CFA, CEO of Osprey Funds: Osprey Funds offers the Osprey …

Your Super-Serious Guide to Modern Money Management

January 4th, 2022


Episode 221 Joe Saul-Sehy and Emily Guy Birken, authors of Stacked, talk about money mistakes, time lining goals, and why laughter is good in …

Personal Development Coaching with Michal Stawicki

December 22nd, 2021


Episode 220 Author and business owner, Michal Stawicki talks about personal development, money mindset, and publishing books.

Guest Biography

Nicknamed Mr. Consistency, Michal Stawicki is a best-selling author in the …

Money Is Not Mysterious

December 14th, 2021


Episode 219 Professional investor and business mentor, Mariko Gordon talks about money, investing, and business.

Guest Biography

Mariko Gordon built a $2.5B money management firm from scratch, flying her freak flag …

5 Laws of Stratospheric Success with Author Bob Burg

December 7th, 2021


Episode 218 Best-selling author of The Go-Giver, Bob Burg talks about the power of giving, sales, and money.

Guest Biography

For over 30 years Bob …

How Chef and Musician Cari Golden Feeds 150 Neighbors in Need With Just $100

November 30th, 2021


Episode 217 Chef and musician Cari Golden talks about founding Lov Kitchen that serves weekly hot meals to the unhoused population of Skid Row in Los …

How to Avoid Online Money Scams with Catfish Creator Nev Schulman

November 23rd, 2021


Episode 216 Catfish host Nev Schulman shares tips for protecting yourself against online scams.

Guest Biography

In a world where everyone is …

From C-Suite to Confidence Creator with Heather Monahan

November 16th, 2021


Episode 215 Best-selling author, keynote speaker, and entrepreneur, Heather Monahan talks about leaving corporate to build her own business and success.

Guest Biography

Heather Monahan is a best-selling author, keynote …

How Sarbjeet Johal Hacked His Way From Economics to Cloud Consultant

November 10th, 2021


Episode 214 Cloud influencer, Sarbjeet Johal talks about his path from studying economics to coding to the future of artificial intelligence.

Guest Biography

Sarbjeet Johal is a thought leader in “Information …

Financial Freedom and Inbox Zero with Online Entrepreneur Yaro Starak

November 2nd, 2021


Episode 213 Long-time online entrepreneur, Yaro Starak shares how he’s built successful businesses, launched start-up companies and invested his …

How Happiness Happens on the Way to Success with Terry Rich

October 26th, 2021


Episode 212: Speaker, author, and CEO Terry Rich talks about the largest lottery fraud in U.S. history, guesting on Johnny Carson’s “Tonight Show”, …

How Dr. Lakisha Simmons Saved $750K in Less Than 4 Years

October 19th, 2021


Episode 211: Dr. Lakisha Simmons shares tips to accelerate savings and investing that helped her save $750k and retire at age 41.

Guest Biography Dr. Lakisha L. Simmons (affectionately known as Dr. Kisha) is an …

How to Build Wealth and Cashflow Investing Strategies with M.C. Laubscher

October 12th, 2021


Episode 210 Entrepreneur and host of the popular podcast Cashflow Ninja, M.C. Laubscher discusses cash flow, wealth building, and cryptocurrencies.

How to Make More Money, Have More Impact, and Thrive in the Corporate World

October 5th, 2021


Episode 209 High-performance career coach, Dorianne St Fleur shares tips for getting raises and promotions so you can reach financial freedom and build a legacy.

Guest Biography

Dorianne St Fleur went from spending 12 …

Benefits of Going Cashless and The Rise of Central Bank Digital Currencies

September 28th, 2021


Episode 208 Innovation and Fintech expert, Richard Turrin discusses Chinaʻs mobile payment revolution, Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC), and what …

Inspired Money Podcast Turns Four

September 21st, 2021


This is a bonus, solo episode to commemorate four years of the Inspired Money podcast. 

Warren Whitlock: A futurist's views on money, blockchain, and bitcoin

September 14th, 2021


Episode 207 Futurist and entrepreneur, Warren Whitlock talks about different perspectives on money, the impact of blockchain, and artificial intelligence.

Guest Biography

Warren Whitlock is a digital business …

How to Invest in Bitcoin Like a Value Investor with Sir John Hargrave

September 7th, 2021


Episode 206: Author of Blockchain for Everyone, Sir John Hargrave talks about the importance of blockchain, programmable money, and how to invest in cryptocurrencies.

Guest Biography

Sir John Hargrave is the CEO of …

The Risk of Regulation to Bitcoin Investors with Zachary Kelman

August 31st, 2021


Episode 205: General Counsel of Cointelegraph, Zachary Kelman discusses bitcoin regulation, investing, and geopolitics of digital currencies.

Guest …

Tactical Risk On Risk Off Strategies with Michael Gayed

August 24th, 2021


Episode 204: Portfolio Manager Michael Gayed discusses leading signals, tactical investment strategies, and the importance of effective …

An Actor's Spiritual Path to Success and Happiness with Linus Roache [replay]

August 17th, 2021


Golden Globe-nominated Linus Roache discusses money, growing up in a family of actors, the celebrity of his father William Roache, fulfillment, …

How to Sell and Earn More Like a "Million Dollar Listing New York" Star [replay]

August 10th, 2021


Ryan Serhant of the popular Bravo series “Million Dollar Listing New York," believes that anyone can sell and shares tips of his success as one of …

How to Be Wealthy Starting at Just $500 per Month with Derek Sivers [replay]

August 3rd, 2021


If you want to record a congratulatory message for Inspired Money's four-year anniversary, go to where you can leave …

Denise Li: Life and Money Lessons from my Taiwanese American Upbringing

July 27th, 2021


Inspired Money 203: Money Coach Denise Li shares how her Taiwanese American upbringing shaped her money mindset, saving strategies, and investing.

Guest Biography

Denise Li is the author of The Ocean Accepts All Rivers: …

Dr. Gay Hendricks on Taking the Big Leap into Your Zone of Genius

July 20th, 2021


Episode 202: Psychologist and best-selling author, Gay Hendricks talks about finding your zone of genius, upper limit problems, and achieving success.

Ngo Okafor: How to Live a Healthier, Fuller Life with Fitness Training

July 13th, 2021


Episode 201 Celebrity trainer Ngo Okafor shares how physical fitness has led to a fuller and happier life that includes modeling, boxing, and …

Chad E Foster on Multi-Billion Dollar Deals, Money, and Passive Income for Retirement

July 13th, 2021


Episode 200 bonus: Chad E. Foster shares how choosing the right stories, reframing weaknesses into strengths, and gratitude transformed his life, and how it can change ours.

Guest Biography

Chad E. Foster is a …

Blind Ambition: How to Go from Victim to Visionary with Chad E Foster

July 6th, 2021


Episode 200: Chad E. Foster shares how choosing the right stories, reframing weaknesses into strengths, and gratitude transformed his life, and how it can change ours.

Guest Biography

Chad E. Foster is a motivational …

Brian Winch: How to Start a Parking Lot Clean Up Business

June 29th, 2021


Episode 199: 

Brian Winch, CEO of Cleanlots, returns to Inspired Money to talk about how to start a litter pick up business, contracts, pricing, and more.

Guest Biography

Brian Winch is the author and creator of …

How to Rewire Your Brain for Wealth and Money Mastery

June 22nd, 2021


Episode 198: Financial Therapist and Wealth Coach, Barbara Huson talks about money lessons and how to rewire your brain for wealth.

Guest Biography

Barbara Huson (previously known as Barbara Stanny), is the leading …

How to Get a Job in Digital Marketing with No Experience

June 15th, 2021


Episode 197: Gen Z entrepreneur Mehak Vohra shares why she founded SkillBank, and how the company helps people to land their dream marketing job in just 15 weeks. 

Guest Biography

Mehak Vohra is the CEO and founder of …

Sho Baraka: He Saw That It Was Good

June 8th, 2021


Episode 196: Christian hip hop artist Sho Baraka talks about money, modes of creativity, and his new book "He Saw That It Was Good: Reimagining Your Creative Life to Repair a Broken World."

Guest Biography

Sho Baraka is …

How Tiffany Aliche Teaches You to Get Good with Money

June 1st, 2021


Episode 195: Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche shares her financial ups and downs, from being $300K in debt to teaching people to get good with money. 

How Inspired Budget's Allison Baggerly Paid Off $111K to be Debt Free

May 25th, 2021


Episode 194: Former teacher turned entrepreneur, Allison Baggerly shares how she created a budget that works, paid off $111K in loans, and launched the Inspired Budget. 

Guest Biography

Allison is a blogger, influencer, …

How Junior Achievement Inspires and Prepares Young People for Success

May 18th, 2021


Episode 193: Ed Grocholski of Junior Achievement USA talks about student programs that inspire future business leaders, the 2021 JA Teens & …

How Pioneer Human Services Helps Individuals Released from Prison or Jail to Thrive

May 11th, 2021


Episode 192: Pioneer Human Services CEO, Karen Lee explains the monumental challenges that people released from prison face and how to best give them a second chance.

Guest Biography

As Chief Executive Officer of …

How Katie Cassidy Is Selling NFT Art to Encourage Female Empowerment, Self-Love, Acceptance

May 4th, 2021


Episode 191: Through professional and personal life changes, actor Katie Cassidy has focused on self-love and an NFT drop to encourage female empowerment.

Guest Biography

Katie Cassidy is best known for her work in film …

Vinovest Wants to Make Investing in Fine Wine Easy

April 27th, 2021


Episode 190: Vinovest Co-Founder & CEO talks about quitting college to launch venture-backed companies, his spinal cord injury, and building a …

How to Invest in Trends Like Billion Dollar Fund Managers

April 20th, 2021


Episode 189: Scott Bennett shares why he left a 16-year career as a financial planner to launch the Invest With Rules newsletter that helps investors …

Taking on the $13 Billion Cleaning Industry with $100,000 and a Dream

April 13th, 2021


Episode 188: The Laundress Founder talks about building a brand from scratch, financing growth, and different views on money.

Guest Biography

Gwen Whiting embodies an entrepreneur’s spirit with a creative vision and an …

Why Marco Vangelisti Sold Everything to Focus on No-Harm Impact Investing

April 6th, 2021


Episode 187: Marco Vangelisti shares why he left a successful career in finance and sold his investments to focus on no-harm impact investing.

Guest …

How a Healthy Relationship with Money Opens New Opportunities

March 30th, 2021


Episode 186: "Original Money Coach" Karen McCall shares her path from having a terrible relationship with money to helping thousands of people get out of debt and build a life they love.

Guest Biography

Karen McCall …

How to Manage Remote Teams and Core Values for Success

March 23rd, 2021


Episode 185: CEO and 4-Time Bestselling Author, Robert Glazer talks about creating a best place to work, the power of core values, and managing …

How to Make a Fortune by Finding Your Purpose and Serving Others

March 16th, 2021


Episode 184: Dr. John Demartini, international best-selling author, human behavior expert, educator, consultant, and founder of the Demartini …

Upgrade Your Home Office For Better Virtual Meetings

March 9th, 2021


Episode 183: Entrepreneur Junaid Ahmed provides tips for upgrading your home studio for more impactful Zoom calls and videos.

Guest Biography

Junaid …

How to Build Wealth with Resort Hospitality Assets

March 2nd, 2021


Co-Founder of Accountable Equity and CEO of VIVÂMEE Hospitality, Josh McCallen talks about free school lunches, using money for good, and investing …

Helping Local Jamaican Vendors to Sell to the World

February 23rd, 2021


Episode 181: Author, speaker, and sales mastery coach, Everold Reid talks about auto sales, salesmanship, and launching an ecommerce company to help …

How to Build Successful Cash-Flowing Businesses

February 16th, 2021


Brendan Hsu shares how he's grown his current company Aerial Canvas from $10k/month to $4.7m/annually in a two year span.

Guest Biography

Brendan Hsu is an entrepreneur with a track record in developing startups into …

How to Take Relationships from Shallow to Exceptional

February 9th, 2021


Author Carole Robin shares the lessons behind Stanford Business School's legendary course Interpersonal Dynamics and her new book "Connect: Building …

Ask!: The Bridge from Your Dreams to Your Destiny

February 2nd, 2021


Mark Victor Hansen and Crystal Dwyer Hansen talk about the power of asking questions, money, and finding your purpose to make a bigger impact.

Guest Biography

Mark Victor Hansen is probably best known as the co-author …

How to Double Revenue by Focusing on Less

January 26th, 2021


High performance coach, David Wood talks magic money, why he became a coach, and tips for setting lasting goals for the new year. 

Guest Biography

A …

How to Keep Better Track of Your Money in a Spreadsheet

January 19th, 2021


Episode 176: Founder of Tiller Money, Peter Polson shares tips for better tracking your finances in the new year. 

Guest Biography

Peter Polson has …

Launching Rocket Club to Teach Kids How to Be Entrepreneurs

January 12th, 2021


Episode 175: An entrepreneur since age 15, Alex Hodara tells us why he created Rocket Club to teach 7 to 14-year old students robotics, coding, and …

How to Better Scale Your Business and Help Change a Life

January 5th, 2021


Episode 174: Entrepreneur John Miles tells us how iWorker, a social enterprise, helps business owners hire talented remote workers and transform workers' lives.

Guest Biography

John has over 12 years of experience as an …

Bonus: It Started With Music: An Unexpected Inspired Money Story

December 29th, 2020


Bonus episode: This is a rebroadcast of Episode 132, my story about how doing a favor for a friend from Maui has benefited my community many times over.

Guest Biography

Long-time Chatham resident Andy Wang has brought …

Best of Inspired Money 2020

December 22nd, 2020


We reflect on the most downloaded episodes of 2020 to see what we learned.

Episodes mentioned:

How Entrepreneurs Make the World a Better Place

December 15th, 2020


Episode 172: Beerud Sheth co-founder and CEO of Gupshup and founder of Elance (now Upwork) talks about building businesses, money, and the positive power of entrepreneurship. 

Guest Biography

Beerud Sheth Co-founder and …

The Art of the Start with Guy Kawasaki

December 8th, 2020


Episode 171: Author, Evangelist, and Silicon Valley Venture Capitalist, Guy Kawasaki talks about growing up in Hawaii, money, cars, and working for Steve Jobs.

Guest Biography

Guy Kawasaki is the chief evangelist of …

How to Focus with a Life Planning Retreat

December 1st, 2020


Wanda He and Eric Yu both work in big tech; but after a weekend life-planning retreat, they set a goal of making $30k per month quasi-passively by 2030.

Guest Biography

Wanda is currently an Associate Product Marketing …

How to Become a World's Top LinkedIn Video Creator

November 24th, 2020


Episode 169: Godfather of LinkedIn Video, Brian Schulman shares how Linkedin transformed his life and tips for becoming a top LinkedIn video creator.

How to Publish a Novel During the Pandemic

November 17th, 2020


Episode 168: Wil Glavin discusses why the pandemic provided the best time to publish his debut novel “The Venerable Vincent Beattie,” side hustles, and investing.

Guest Biography

Wil Glavin was born in Philadelphia, …

How To Give, Work, And Live With Authenticity

November 10th, 2020


Episode 167: Conrad Edwards, COO at The Basement talks about giving, money, and navigating an advertising agency through the pandemic.

Guest Biography

The Value of Having a Different Vision of the Future

November 3rd, 2020


Toronto-based technology and media venture capitalist, G. Scott Paterson talks about money, giving, and information management company FutureVault.

Important Things You Need to Know About Medicare

October 27th, 2020


Episode 165: Medicare expert, Danielle Roberts explains how Medicare works, mistakes to avoid, and how to plan for healthcare costs in retirement.

Guest Biography

Danielle Roberts is a Medicare expert and the co-founder …

How to Think at a Higher Level for Better Business Success

October 20th, 2020


Episode 164: Mindset performance coach Jarrod Haning says we can think at a higher level to achieve more while working less.

Guest Biography

You know …

48 Days to the Work and Life You Love

October 13th, 2020


Episode 163: Best-Selling Author and Career Coach Dan Miller shares his entrepreneurial successes and failures and how he guided his children who also entrepreneurs.

Guest Biography

Dan is author of the New York Times …

How to Be a Global Pop Star with SCHARA

October 6th, 2020


Episode 162: Top 100 pop recording artist, SCHARA talks about working four jobs, finding a music label, and pursuing her childhood dream of global pop stardom. 

Guest Biography

Schara is a pop recording artist from …

How To Untangle And Improve Your Relationship With Money

September 29th, 2020


Episode 161: Money coach Shell Tain says untangling your money knots are key to improving your relationship with money.

Guest Biography

Shell Tain, the Untangler, is a money coach who knows how to help people make …

Semi-Retired by 43 after Building a Multi-Million Dollar Business

September 22nd, 2020


Episode 160: Joe DiSanto seemingly had it all but chose to walk away from his lucrative business and critical acclaim in order to work less, save money, and spend more time with family.

Guest Biography

Joe DiSanto has …

How to Rebuild a Business with Growth Marketing

September 15th, 2020


Episode 159: Jim Huffman, CEO of GrowthHit, shares lessons learned from losing $400,000+, getting COVID-19, and rebuilding his businesses.

Guest …

How to Listen to Your Business (Like a Musician) with Angela Jia Kim

September 8th, 2020


Episode 158: Angela Jia Kim is a former concert pianist-turned-founder of Savor Beauty, a natural skincare, facial spa, and self-care journal brand inspired by Korean beauty rituals.

Guest Biography

Angela Jia Kim is a …

Celebrating Three Years of Inspired Money

September 1st, 2020


Episode 157: The Inspired Money podcast turns three! Tune in to the first solo episode ever, and you're invited to participate in a couple of …

An Investor's Path to Emerging Markets with Kevin Carter

August 26th, 2020


Episode 156: Kevin Carter shares his path as an investor and entrepreneur who founded EMQQ, The Emerging Markets Internet & Ecommerce ETF.

Guest Biography

Kevin Carter is the Founder of EMQQ the Emerging Markets …

The Magician's Hustle with Dan Chan

August 18th, 2020


Episode 155: Dan Chan left pre-IPO PayPal to become Silicon Valley's favorite magician who performs for tech billionaires and Silicon Valley elite.

Guest Biography

Dan Chan is an internationally renowned, award-winning …

From Financial Survival to Financial Independence with Maricela Soberanes

August 11th, 2020


Episode 154: Maricela Soberanes shares her inspiring story of growing up poor in Mexico City and coming to the United States where she gained …

How to Save for Retirement in Just 10 Years

August 4th, 2020


Episode 153: Brent Henningson talks about how a defined benefit plan can help business owners to accelerate retirement savings and reduce taxes. 

Guest Biography

Brent is the Chief Executive Officer of Saber Pension …

Together We All Grow Better with Michael Trefel

July 28th, 2020


Episode 152: Michael Trefel talks about his transition from lone wolf on Wall Street to a mindset of collaboration, growth, and fulfillment. 

Guest …

Creating a Sweet Legacy and Giving Back with Donut Princess Mayly Tao

July 21st, 2020


Episode 151: Go-getter Mayly Tao transformed her family's Santa Monica donut shop and gives back to her community and beyond.

Guest Biography

Mayly Tao is LA’s self-proclaimed Donut Princess, owner of DK’s Donuts & …

How To Make $650,000 Picking Up Litter with Brian Winch

July 14th, 2020


Episode 150: Brian Winch says you don't need a lot of money or an expensive education to start a business. He shares how he turned his side hustle of picking up litter into a lucrative career.

Guest Biography

Brian …

From Pre-Med to $9 Million Real Estate Portfolio with Lior Rozhansky

July 7th, 2020


Episode 149: Born in Israel, Lior Rozhansky says he was destined to be doctor turned real estate guy. Listen to how he's built a portfolio of …

How to Blog Full-Time and Take a Whole Year Off with Bob Lotich

June 30th, 2020


Episode 148: Full-time blogger, Bob Lotich talks about how he eclipsed his corporate income after blogging for just 9 months and the benefits of …

Asking Great Questions Makes a Better Entrepreneur with Erich Joiner

June 23rd, 2020


Episode 147: Emmy-award winning commercial director and entrepreneur, Erich Joiner talks about advertising, race car driving, and starting an artisan …

The Power of Building a Brand with Mark Stinson

June 16th, 2020


Episode 146: Marketer, brand innovator, and author Mark Stinson talks about the importance of branding whether it's for a multinational corporation, …

How to Build Vertically Integrated Businesses with Dan Butler

June 9th, 2020


Episode 145: Real estate investor and entrepreneur, Dan Butler talks about money, real estate investing, and building a vertically integrated real estate business.

Guest Biography

Dan Butler is a co-founder of 6AM Core …

Money, Happiness, and Your Best Self with Coach Mike Bayer

June 2nd, 2020


Episode 144: An Inspired Money chat with Coach Mike, founder of CAST Centers, the go-to clinic for artists, athletes, executives, celebrities, and …

Why the Stock Market's Rising in the Face of Bad Economic Data with Michael Ehrlich

May 26th, 2020


Episode 143: Associate Professor Mike Ehrlich of NJIT's Martin Tuchman School of Management, talks financial bubbles, government stimulus, and market …

How to Be Wealthy Starting at Just $500 per Month with Derek Sivers

May 19th, 2020


Episode 142: Author and entrepreneur, Derek Sivers describes his approach to living wealthy and happily whether earning a little or a lot.

Guest Biography

Derek Sivers is an American writer, musician, programmer and …

From Side Hustle to Powerhouse Beauty Brand with Yris Palmer

May 12th, 2020


Episode 141: Self-made entrepreneur and beauty expert, Yris Palmer talks about turning a side hustle into a powerhouse beauty brand.

Guest Biography

As a first-generation American and owner of powerhouse beauty brand …

Achieve More Through Persuasion, Influence, and Force Multipliers with Dave Frees

May 5th, 2020


Episode 140: Trust, estate, and wealth preservation lawyer Dave Frees shares tactics for improved persuasion, influence, and communication.

Guest Biography

David is an author, attorney, internationally known speaker and …

Creating Value and Duplex Real Estate Investing with Darren Sager

April 28th, 2020


Episode 139: Real estate investor, entrepreneur, and licensed real estate agent, Darren Sager talks mentors, entrepreneurship, and investing in duplexes in New Jersey.

Guest Biography

Darren Sager is a real estate …

What business owners need to know about PPP and EIDL. What's next?

April 21st, 2020


Episode 138: Credit expert Gerri Detweiler explains the Payroll Protection Program, Economic Injury Disaster Loans, and how to be prepared when …

From product idea to $4.2 million seed round with Roybi's Elnaz Sarraf

April 14th, 2020


Episode 137: Founder and CEO of Roybi, Elnaz Sarraf talks about launching an ed-tech company from lean years to raising a 4.2 million seed round.

Guest Biography

14 years ago, Elnaz Sarraf moved to the US from Iran. …

Creating Multiple Businesses Around a Comedy Club with Dani Zoldan

April 7th, 2020


Episode 136: Dani Zoldan, owner of Stand Up NY, shares how the comedy club helps him to build relationships and launch multiple businesses.

Guest …

Investing in Multi-Family Real Estate with Willie Mandrell

March 31st, 2020


Episode 135: Taught lessons of real estate investing from his self-made grandmother, Willie Mandrell talks about real estate, creating his own path, and the power of niching down.

Guest Biography

As a lifelong resident …

How Crisis Changed These Entrepreneurs' Perspectives on Money and Business

March 24th, 2020


Episode 134: Long-time friends, Pavel Chaploutskiy and Victor Rakovich talk about how growing up after the collapse of the Soviet Union impacted …

Overcoming Your Fears with Jaime Harmon O'Connor

March 17th, 2020


Episode 133: Entrepreneur Jaime Harmon O'Connor shares the ups and downs of being a business owner, including the importance of overcoming personal fears.

Guest Biography

Jaime Harmon O'Connor, Strategy Nerd and (M)Ad …

Coronavirus Update

March 13th, 2020


Client conference call to discuss coronavirus and potential investing implications.

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It Started With Music

March 3rd, 2020


Episode 132: This is my story about how doing a favor for a friend from Maui has benefited my community many times over.

Guest Biography

Long-time Chatham resident Andy Wang has brought The Masters of Hawaiian Music …

From Side Hustle to VC-Backed Startup with Podchaser's Bradley Davis

February 25th, 2020


Episode 131: Bradley Davis, Co-Founder and CEO of Podchaser, talks about launching a start up, fundraising, and his evolving views on money.

Guest …

Talking Debt with Attorney Leslie Tayne

February 18th, 2020


Episode 130: Leslie Tayne, a debt resolution expert, talks about different types of debt, the right mindset for debt, and things to look for when …

Cultivating Non-Traditional Entrepreneurs for Good with Allen Woods

February 11th, 2020


Episode 129: Co-founder at MORTAR, Allen Woods shares how supporting local entrepreneurs helps keep long-time residents in their changing communities.

Guest Biography

Allen Woods is a devoted husband, father, and …

Performing Your Best Under Pressure with Dr. Don Greene

February 4th, 2020


Episode 128: Lessons from peak performance psychologist Dr. Don Greene on how to perform better under pressure and how mindset can impact your money.

Finding Your Zone of Genius with Samantha Riley

January 28th, 2020


Episode 127: Samantha Riley has built multiple business and shares her path as a business owner, the importance of finding your zone of genius, and …

Pursuing a Career that Sparks Joy with The Sasha Group’s Maribel Lara

January 21st, 2020


Episode 126: Maribel Lara on why life is too short to not enjoy your job and how she helps small/medium size businesses to unlock explosive growth.

Navigating the FinancialVerse with Harry N. Stout

January 14th, 2020


Episode 125: Harry N. Stout, brings his over 35 years of practical financial industry experience to help you improve your financial knowledge.

Guest Biography

Harry N. Stout is an acknowledged senior leader in the …

Fintech Founder Ramona Ortega Helps Multicultural Millennials with Money

January 7th, 2020


Episode 124: Throughout her life, Ramona Ortega always noticed a racial wealth gap and decided to launch a fintech company to do something about it.

Guest Biography

Ramona Ortega is the CEO & Founder of My Money My …

The Best of 2019 - Our Biggest Inspired Money Takeaways

December 31st, 2019


Episode 123: We reflect on the most downloaded episodes of 2019 to see what we learned.

Show notes:

Episodes …

The Brave Art of Motherhood with Rachel Marie Martin

December 24th, 2019


Episode 122: Rachel Marie Martin, mother of seven children, shares her story of severe financial hardship to regaining control of money and her life.

Adopting Kids from Overseas with Andrew Wang

December 17th, 2019


This week we take a break from our regular programming to share an episode of Sarah Li-Cain's Beyond the Dollar featuring Andy Wang as a guest.

About …

Tenets of Successful Business Leader and Football Coach Bill Courtney

December 10th, 2019


Episode 121: Football coach Bill Courtney, whose extraordinary story was memorialized in the Oscar winning documentary Undefeated, shares his insights on business, money, and service.

Guest Biography

William B Courtney …

Ethics in the Age of Information and AI with John Basl

December 3rd, 2019


Episode 120: John Basl, Associate Professor of Philosophy at Northeastern University, tells us why we need to think of ethics as currency in all …

Building a Classroom Without Walls with Ai Addyson-Zhang

November 26th, 2019


Episode 119: College professor turned entrepreneur, Ai Addyson-Zhang talks about how social media transformed her life and why she wants to change …

How to Set Goals and Make Them Happen with Joe Pulizzi

November 19th, 2019


Episode 118: Best-selling author and Content Marketing Institute founder, Joe Pulizzi shares how important goal setting is to your personal life, …

Reinvented and Happy in his Work with John Marty

November 12th, 2019


Episode 117: John Marty's crazy career includes running businesses to being broke and unemployable. After reinventing himself, he says LinkedIn changed his life.

Guest Biography

John Marty is a Senior Product Manager at …

Creating Virtual Assistant Jobs to Empower African Women with Thembi Bheka

November 5th, 2019


Episode 116: Thembi Bheka came to Canada as a refugee with just $5, worked her way to financial independence, and wants to empower 1 million women by 2025.

Guest Biography

Thembi Bheka is the founder of She Breaks Thru. …

Figuring Out Entrepreneurship and Enoughness with Lisa Wang

October 29th, 2019


Episode 115: USA Hall of Fame Gymnast turned entrepreneur, Lisa Wang shares her story of building and selling SheWorx, a platform empowering 20k+ female entrepreneurs.

Guest Biography

Lisa Wang is a USA Hall of Fame …

The Indomitable Spirit of a Blind and Deaf Entrepreneur with Aaron Hale

October 22nd, 2019


Episode 114: Wounded veteran, adventurer, and entrepreneur, Aaron Hale is proof that hard times can make you better and that every day is a new opportunity.

Guest Biography

Aaron Hale, a 14-year veteran, military chef, …

Using Creativity to Disrupt the Status Quo with Tania Katan

October 15th, 2019


Episode 113: Bestselling author of Creative Trespassing, Tania Katan dares you to find inspiration where others see only limitations.

Guest Biography

Tania Katan is a motivational speaker, bestselling author, and …

How to Attend College Without Student Loans with Anthony ONeal

October 8th, 2019


Episode 112: Bestselling author and Ramsey personality, Anthony ONeal shares tips on how kids can go to college without student loans.

Guest Biography

Retired at 41 and Tips for Financial Independence with Chris Mamula

October 1st, 2019


Episode 111: Chris Mamula shares his path to financial independence and retiring at 41. He's also primary author of Choose FI: Your Blueprint to …

Live With Limitless Possibilities | Laura Gassner Otting

September 24th, 2019


Episode 110: Laura Gassner Otting's definition of success changed amidst her career that included a Presidential appointment and exiting her …

Moments in Your Life When You Just Know with Mari Smith

September 17th, 2019


Episode 109: Mari Smith moved to San Diego from Scotland with £50 and a dream... listen to her path to becoming an entrepreneur, professional speaker, and Facebook marketing expert.

Guest Biography

Often referred to as …

Launching a Product That Went Viral and Sells Millions with Mike Grillo

September 10th, 2019


Episode 108: Mike Grillo, Co-Founder and CEO of Gravity Products (Time Magazine's 50 Best Inventions of 2018), talks about weighted blankets, Kickstarter, and how to grow a brand.

Guest Biography

Beginning with the …

Money, Meditation and a Transformed Life with Chris Curran

September 3rd, 2019


Episode 107: Chris Curran, Founder of Fractal Recording and Podcast Engineering School, shares how meditation and spiritual practices changed his …

Creating Content, Building Businesses and Being Unemployable with Jonny Nastor

August 27th, 2019


Episode 106: Jonny Nastor, host of Hack the Entrepreneur, shares why he's unemployable and how to build an audience and different businesses.

Guest Biography

Jon Nastor helps professionals scale and automate their …

The Building of a Brand with Maggie Ranmu Xue

August 20th, 2019


Episode 105: Maggie Ranmu Xue, founder and CEO of Us Two Tea, shares her thoughts on money, start ups, and launching a tea company.

Guest Biography

Ranmu is the founder & CEO of Us Two Tea. She began her start-up …

The Evolution of a Mission Venture Capitalist with Joel Solomon

August 13th, 2019


Episode 104: Joel Solomon, founding partner of Renewal Funds and co-author of The Clean Money Revolution, talks about his changing relationship with …

Improve Your Memory with 4X USA Memory Champion Nelson Dellis

August 6th, 2019


Episode 103: 4-Time USA Memory Champion, Nelson Dellis wants to teach you techniques that will allow you to memorize vast amounts of information.

Guest Biography

Nelson Dellis is a 4x USA Memory Champion and one of the …

From Combat Zones to Entrepreneurship with Army Spy Pete A. Turner

July 30th, 2019


Episode 102: Pete A. Turner, former soldier and Army spy turned entrepreneur and podcast host shares his experiences from dangerous combat zones to …

Thousands of Meaningful Conversations with Engel Jones

July 23rd, 2019


Episode 101: Entrepreneur and podcast host, Engel Jones tells us why he's so committed to having meaningful conversations, big goals, and connections …

The 100th Episode of Inspired Money with Andy Wang

July 16th, 2019


Episode 100: To commemorate episode 100, Inspired Money has a guest host with me in the guest seat.

Guest Biography

A huge thank you to Jerod Morris, host of the podcasts Unemployable, The Assembly Call, and Podcast on …

099: The Power of Podcast Positioning with Jerod Morris

July 9th, 2019


Professional podcaster, Jerod Morris talks about podcast positioning as a way to stand out and keep listeners coming back. I'm excited to have Jerod on because he's been a great mentor to me and the Inspired Money …

098: The Value of Writing Jokes for a Living with Kevin Kelton

July 2nd, 2019


Kevin Kelton, an Emmy-nominated TV writer-producer with credits on Saturday Night Live, Boy Meets World, Night Court, A Different World, and other network series talks about his career and making money in the …

097: Real Estate Investing for Passive Income with Lane Kawaoka

June 25th, 2019


Real estate investor Lane Kawaoka shares his experiences investing for cash flow and passive income that allowed him to quit his engineering job at age 33.

Guest Biography

Lane Kawaoka currently owns 2,600+ units across …

096: Break Free From Anxiety with Stephanie Dalfonzo

June 18th, 2019


Anxiety expert Stephanie Dalfonzo explains why anxiety is on the rise and shares techniques for overcoming it.

Guest Biography

Stephanie has danced with fear and anxiety all of her life. After a series of traumatic …

095: The Genetic Revolution and "Hacking Darwin" with Jamie Metzl

June 11th, 2019


Technology futurist and geopolitical expert, Jamie Metzl discusses the genetic revolution that will transform healthcare, the way we make babies, and …

094: Business, Hustle and Legacy with Super Joe Pardo

June 5th, 2019


Sixth generation award-winning business owner, Super Joe Pardo left his family’s $100 million trucking business to help people to pursue the business and lifestyle of their dreams.

Guest Biography

Super Joe Pardo is a …

093: Tips for Better Business Writing with Ann Handley

May 29th, 2019


Wall Street Journal best-selling author, keynote speaker, and MarketingProfs Chief Content Officer, Ann Handley shares her career path and tips for better business writing.

Guest Biography

Ann Handley is a Wall Street …

092: Do One Thing Everyday That Scares You

May 22nd, 2019


I want to challenge you to do one thing everyday that scares you because the magic happens outside of your comfort zone.

Guest Biography

Andy Wang is a Managing Partner at Runnymede Capital Management and host of the …

091: Finding Your Marketable Skill with Cliff Ravenscraft

May 15th, 2019


Cliff Ravenscraft left his secure but unfulfilling job to launch online businesses. Today, he helps people who want to take that leap.

Guest Biography

090: Marc Andre Has Built & Sold Blogs for $1 Million+ Dollars

May 7th, 2019


Marc Andre is personal finance blogger who writes at Vital Dollar. Self-employed for over 10 years, he shares why he left his 9 to 5 and how he's …

089: Peter Frankopan on China's Transformation and Why We Need to Pay Attention

April 30th, 2019


In the last decade, not one of the fastest growing economies was located in the western hemisphere. Peter Frankopan, Professor of Global History at Oxford University, discusses China's transformational changes and why …

088: Sahra V. Nguyen - Storytelling to Win in Art and Business

April 23rd, 2019


Writer, Director, and Filmmaker, Sahra V. Nguyen applies storytelling to succeed in painting, writing about race and identity, producing eye-opening documentaries, and launching businesses.

Guest Biography

Sahra Nguyen …

087: Broke Millennial Takes on Investing with Erin Lowry

April 16th, 2019


Author and personal finance expert, Erin Lowry talks about her Broke Millennial brand, how to start a money conversation with your partner, and her new book for the beginner investor.

Guest Biography

Erin Lowry is the …

086: Grammy-Winner Mark Johnson Promotes Peace Through Music

April 10th, 2019


Mark Johnson's viral video of legendary street blues singer Roger Ridley performing "Stand By Me" has been viewed over 128 million times. He shares why he created Playing For Change to inspire and connect the world …

085: Networking Tips with Serial Entrepreneur Joon S. Han

April 2nd, 2019


A serial entrepreneur with five companies and two non-profits, Joon Han shares his unique experience of growing up in the United States after being deported, how generosity can differentiate you in business, and …

084: Embrace the Entrepreneurial Mindset with Deepak Shukla

March 27th, 2019


Founder and CEO of Pearl Lemon, a multi-award-winning SEO agency in London, Deepak Shukla left the structured corporate track behind to embrace the …

083: Living Debt Free with Marriage, Kids and Money's Andy Hill

March 19th, 2019


Andy Hill shares his young family's motivations and successes working toward financial independence. They paid off $50k debt in 12 months, they paid off their mortgage in four years, and they continue to save for future …

082: Business Coach Dr. Tyson Franklin on Growing Your Business

March 12th, 2019


Dr. Tyson Franklin is a successful podiatrist and business coach who talks money, strategy, and systems for building a thriving business.

Guest …

081: Growing the Unstructured Podcast with Eric Hunley

March 5th, 2019


It took Eric Hunley ten years to launch his show Unstructured, in which time he finished 4 marathons and one 50K. Today, he talks about podcasting, chasing your passion, and building community.

Guest Biography

Eric …

080: CEO of Carliz Sotelo Moore on Serving Your Customer

February 26th, 2019


CEO and Co-Founder of, Carliz Sotelo Moore talks about building a business with heart, caring about customers, and the importance of supporting worthy causes.

“We’re not actually curing Cancer. We’re not making …

079: Farming and Grammy Awards with George Kahumoku, Jr.

February 20th, 2019


Four-time Grammy award-winning musician talks about how being an entrepreneur and living with ancient Hawaiian values brings him success.

Guest Biography

There’s a reason he’s been called Hawaii’s Renaissance man: …

078: Buy The Change You Want to See with Jane Mosbacher Morris

February 12th, 2019


Author and Founder of To The Market, Jane Mosbacher Morris says the money we routinely spend on food, clothes, gifts, and even indulgences is an …

077: How Grant Sabatier Went From $2.26 to Millennial Millionaire

February 5th, 2019


“Millennial Millionaire” Grant Sabatier shares how he went from $2.26 in his bank account to $1.2 million in just 5 years.

Guest Biography

Grant Sabatier, is the Author of Financial Freedom and the Creator of Millennial …

076: How to Craft Words That Win Business with Sarah Grear

January 29th, 2019


Sarah Grear, an experienced copy conversion expert, shares how crafting the right words and stories can win you new business through your website and social media.

Guest Biography

Sarah Grear has written high converting …

075: Tai and Talaat McNeely Paid Off Their Mortgage 25 Years Early

January 22nd, 2019


Find out how Talaat and Tai McNeely worked together to pay off his $30,000 of consumer debt and more recently paid off their $330,000 mortgage in just 5 years!

Guest Biography

Talaat and Tai McNeely "America's #1 Money …

074: Always Finding a Way Ahead with Wendy Glavin

January 15th, 2019


A 20-year veteran of corporate, agency, consulting and small business ownership, Wendy Glavin of the Wendy Glavin Agency talks growth mindset, …

073: How You Can Be An Everyday Millionaire with Chris Hogan

January 8th, 2019


National best-selling author, host of The Chris Hogan Show, and expert on wealth-building, Chris Hogan shares what he learned studying everyday millionaires. Learn the truth about what it takes to reach …

072: The Good and Bad of Money From Retired FBI Agent Jerri Williams

January 2nd, 2019


Retired FBI special agent, Jerri Williams talks money and her unique perspectives gained from a career in economic fraud investigations where she studied the schemes con-artists and corrupt corporate and public …

071: 10 Inspired Money Tips for the New Year | Best of 2018

December 27th, 2018


Let's close out 2018 strong: Listen to ten tips from the most popular Inspired Money episodes of 2018. Listen, get inspired, and set your big …

070: You've Got the Entrepreneurial Spirit Inside of You | Kevin Michael Geary

December 18th, 2018


Entrepreneur and founder of Six-Figure Grind, Kevin Michael Geary talks side-hustles, entrepreneurship, and why you might consider launching an online lifestyle business.

Guest Biography

Kevin is the founder of

069: Live the Life You Want Instead of Chasing Someone Else’s Dream | Rachel Cruze

December 11th, 2018


Best-selling author, speaker, and host of The Rachel Cruze Show, Rachel talks about making wise money decisions and using gratitude to resist comparing yourself against your friends' social media feeds.

Guest Biography

068: Inspired Living Everyday With a Disability | Win Charles

December 4th, 2018


An inspiring journalist, author, podcaster, artist, and athlete, Win Charles has never let cerebral palsy define her or stop her from doing anything. She is a force!

Guest Biography

Born with Cerebral Palsy, Win Charles …

067: Creative Entrepreneur Wants to Use YouTube to Teach Millions | Roberto Blake

November 27th, 2018


Creative entrepreneur, YouTuber, and vlogger, Roberto Blake tells us why we need to create video and great content to achieve financial freedom and a strong personal brand in the 21st century.

Guest Biography

Roberto …

066: Private Equity to Giving, the Power of Believing, Achieving, and Sharing | Jay Lucas

November 20th, 2018


Accomplished businessman, author, and philanthropist, Jay Lucas talks how positivity, patriotism, and community engagement have influenced his …

065: How to Sell and Earn More Like a "Million Dollar Listing New York" Star | Ryan Serhant

November 13th, 2018


Ryan Serhant of the popular Bravo series “Million Dollar Listing New York," believes that anyone can sell and shares tips of his success as one of …

064: Launching to Financial Independence From Brooklyn New York | Jamila Souffrant

November 6th, 2018


Jamila Souffrant, founder of the Journey to Launch podcast and blog, shares her family's story of being debt free and her goal to be financially independent by the age of 40.

Guest Biography

Jamila Souffrant is a …

063: The Budgetologist Says You Can Budget Your Way to a Happier Life | Phylecia Jones

October 30th, 2018


Learn budgeting tips from Phylecia Jones, The Budgetologist, who left her 6-figure job to become an entrepreneur and helps coaches and consultants to …

062: The Impact of Losing a Parent and Finding Meaning In Your Life | Camilo Maldonado

October 23rd, 2018


The financial and emotional impact of losing his father when he was 7-years old forced Camilo Maldonado to mature quickly. After achieving academic …

061: Helping Tens of Thousands of Children with GO Campaign | Scott Fifer

October 16th, 2018


You may recognize Scott Fifer from P90X exercise videos but what you probably do not know is that he left successful careers as a New York Wall …

060: Transform Your Relationship With Money | Bari Tessler

October 9th, 2018


Financial Therapist, Bari Tessler has guided thousands of individuals, couples, and creative entrepreneurs into new, refreshingly honest relationships with money.

Guest Biography

Bari Tessler Linden, M.A., is a …

059: The Power of Fundraising To Help Others | Sean MacCready

October 2nd, 2018


Professional fundraiser and host of the Philanthropy Podcast, Sean MacCready shares his views on money and the relationship between philanthropy and Financial Independence.

Guest Biography

Sean MacCready advises people …

058: From 9 to 5 to Building a Million Dollar Business | Nicole Walters

September 25th, 2018


Former top-selling corporate exec who quit her six-figure sales job in front of 10,000 people, Nicole Walters took what she knew and built a …

057: Healthier Means Wealthier With P90X | Tony Horton

September 18th, 2018


From $60,000 in debt to creator of P90X, the #1 home fitness program of all time, Tony Horton shares his path to success, insatiable desire to learn, and enthusiasm to motivate people to be their best.

Guest Biography

056: New Rules of Marketing and PR | David Meerman Scott (Anniversary Episode #1)

September 11th, 2018


From laid off to building a successful one-man media company, David Meerman Scott is a marketing/sales strategist, entrepreneur, advisor to emerging …

055: David Bowie, Cats, and Saving 50% of Your Income | Lillian Karabaic

September 4th, 2018


Lillian Karabaic teaches personal finance to millennials through workshops, courses, and a weekly podcast Oh My Dollar!

Guest Biography

Lillian …

054: Empowering Children in Uganda with Higher Education | Molly MacCready

August 28th, 2018


Through her experiences abroad, Molly MacCready felt compelled to make a difference in the world by helping those will less. She founded a 501(c)(3) …

053: Building Gen-Z Media Through Artful Storytelling For Kids | Benjamin Strouse

August 21st, 2018


Benjamin Strouse has combined his expertise in entertainment law and interest in writing to create an award-winning audio-first (podcast) media company and growth business. 

Guest Biography

Benjamin Strouse is a Peabody …

052: Global Advocate and Champion for Change | Claudia Romo Edelman

August 14th, 2018


As a diplomat, journalist, marketing expert, advocate, and activist, Claudia Romo Edelman has consistently worked to make the world a better place by advancing humanitarian affairs such as migration, Hispanics, gender, …

051: The Remarkable Rise of an Indie Pro Wrestler | Colt Cabana

August 7th, 2018


Colt Cabana's success as a professional wrestler is no mistake -- he's got grit, passion, and hustle.  He had to budget early in his career and today …

050: Passive Income and The Art of Self-Publishing | Chandler Bolt

July 31st, 2018


Should you write a book? Today, we chat with Chandler Bolt, founder of the Self-Publishing School, about the benefits of publishing a book, passive …

049: Get Money, Freelancing and Gratitude | Kristin Wong

July 24th, 2018


Kristin shares how she went from a scarcity money mindset to one of abundance. We also discuss her book Get Money: Live the Life You Want, Not Just the Life You Can Afford.

Guest Biography

Kristin Wong is a freelance …

048: How I Saved $100,000 Right After College | Bola Sokunbi

July 17th, 2018


Bola Sokunbi, who saved her first $100,000 in a little over 3 years right after college shares tools and tactics to help you take control of your …

047: Building a Business From Gas Station to Rentals and Limousines | Howard Gogel

July 10th, 2018


Howard Gogel, President and CEO of My Limo and Gogel Auto, shares how he's built his business and warns of things you should know when using ride …

046: Give a Little, Help a Lot at | Jessica Hansen

July 3rd, 2018


Kiva's Jessica Hansen explains how to use microfinance to lend a little and help a lot. Learn how to do more with your money and make a sustainable impact.

Guest Biography

As Kiva’s Global Engagement Manager, Jessica …

045: The Power of Spreadsheets and Tracking Your Money | Peter Polson

June 26th, 2018


Learn about the entrepreneurial journey of Peter Polson, CEO of Tiller Money. Find out why he wants to empower you with tools to automate …

044: Learn to Invest Like Warren Buffett | Danielle Town

June 19th, 2018


Learn how Danielle Town transformed herself into an investor and the investing practice that got her there. She explains time-tested Warren Buffett investing principles in terms that everyone can understand.

Guest …

043: Why Not Now? Take Your Idea From Dreaming to Doing | Amy Jo Martin

June 12th, 2018


From innovating social media strategies with Shaquille O’Neal to dissecting the critical moments that have changed the lives of wildly successful and …

042: The Power of Creating Her Own Brand, "The Financial Grown Up" | Bobbi Rebell

June 5th, 2018


Bobbi Rebell left her TV anchor and personal finance columnist job at Thomson Reuters to create her own brand. Today, she can practice journalism on …

041: Unleash Your Potential So You Can Have It All | Nichole Carlson

May 29th, 2018


Nichole Carlson, life coach to high performers, has traveled the world, was once homeless, and has built two successful businesses. Find out her …

040: Lessons from a Broadway Entrepreneur | Ken Davenport

May 22nd, 2018


Tony-Award winning Broadway producer, Ken Davenport explains how to invest in theater productions and other valuable lessons he's learned along the way.

Guest Biography

Ken Davenport is a Tony-Award winning Broadway …

039: Financial Therapy for your Brain | Kiné Corder

May 15th, 2018


Financial psychotherapist, Kiné Corder shares how she helps people, especially couples, improve their money mentalities, marriage missions, and …

038: Market Research, Millennials, and Finances | Barbara Leflein

May 8th, 2018


The financial sector is going through massive change as consumers adopt new behaviors like peer-to-peer payments, digital banks, and cryptocurrencies. We talk big data, millennials, and finances with Barbara Leflein, …

037: Passion, Purpose, and Building The Financial Gym | Shannon McLay

May 1st, 2018


From financial advisor to "accidental entrepreneur," Shannon McLay went all-in to launch The Financial Gym with a goal of making financial fitness fun and attainable for everyone. Learn how she has found passion, …

036: "Ready Player One" Screenwriter on Enjoying the Process | Zak Penn

April 24th, 2018


Award-winning screenwriter, Zak Penn joins us to discuss finding early success at age 23, developing his craft, and working with with Stephen Spielberg on READY PLAYER ONE.

Guest Biography

Zak Penn’s career began as a …

035: Overcoming Adversity and What Makes a Millionaire | Dr. Jude Miller Burke

April 17th, 2018


Dr. Jude Miller Burke shares findings from her books including common characteristics of millionaires and how many people have turned their childhood adversities into success.

Guest Biography

Dr. Jude Miller Burke, is …

034: Pursuit of a Purpose Driven Life | Tope Fajingbesi

April 10th, 2018


Tope Fajingbesi Balogun's unique path from CPA to helping orphaned children and the ordinary to become extraordinary.

Guest Biography

Tope Fajingbesi Balogun is the creator and host of She-EO by Ganiyah, the author of …

033: Transform Your Life with the Art of Moment Making | Jon Vroman

April 3rd, 2018


Jon Vroman started the Front Row Foundation and built his business around it so his values, business, and charitable work are aligned. Learn how you can live in the Front Row by being closer to the things that you love.

032: Generosity Can Positively Impact Your Life, Work, and Community | Wendy Steele

March 27th, 2018


We often hear that the act of giving is rewarding. Wendy Steele founder of Generosity Matters and Impact 100 explains why generosity is contagious and can impact your happiness, creativity, and health.

Guest Biography

031: What Is Bitcoin? A Primer on Crypto and Blockchain | Adam Draper

March 20th, 2018


Adam Draper made a crazy bet on cryptocurrency when he launched Boost VC, a bitcoin startup accelerator in 2012. Learn about bitcoin, cryptocurrencies, and blockchain from the founder of one of bitcoin and blockchain's …

030: Shift Your Money Mindset and Master Your Money | Jen Hemphill

March 13th, 2018


Jen Hemphill shares tips from her book "Her Money Matters" that can help you shift your money mindset, set goals, and master your finances.

Guest Biography

Jen Hemphill, a military spouse & proud bilingual Latina, …

029: Building a Multi-Million Dollar Passive Income Vending Machine Business | Matt Miller

March 6th, 2018


Find out how Matt Miller took $100 dollars and built a multi-million dollar, passive income, vending machine business.

Guest Biography

Matt Miller …

028: How AI Will Make You A Better Investor | Nathan Stevenson

February 27th, 2018


Nathan Stevenson, CEO of ForwardLane, discusses artificial intelligence (AI), enhancing the investor's experience, and the possibility that machines may some day protect your nest egg from the next bear market.

Guest …

027: Happily Retired in Their 40s by Spending Less | Tim and Amy Rutherford

February 20th, 2018


Financially independent couple, Tim and Amy Rutherford tell us how they retired in their 40s by spending less and have found happiness.

Guest …

026: Personal Finance with Comedy and Play on the Stacking Benjamins Podcast | Joe Saul-Sehy

February 13th, 2018


Joe Saul-Sehy was a certified financial planner who thought he'd change careers to become a teacher but ended up as a full-time financial podcaster. …

025: Increasing Sales by Answering Customers' Questions | Marcus Sheridan

February 6th, 2018


Inbound marketing saved Marcus Sheridan's business, his family's finances, and brought him to the place where he is today -- a successful business …

024: Lessons from a Financial Coach and Millionaire Next Door | Rocky Lalvani

January 30th, 2018


Today, we talk with financial coach and millionaire next door Rocky Lalvani about living a balanced life, negotiating for savings, and why you should …

023: Find Your Focus With Futurist and Executive Coach | Bill Jensen

January 23rd, 2018


If we want to work smarter, not harder, each of us needs to first look inward. Tune in for tips from futurist, executive coach, and best-selling author Bill Jensen.

Guest Biography

About Bill Jensen, Mr. Simplicity

022: The House that Podcasting Built | John Lee Dumas

January 16th, 2018


John Lee Dumas is the host of Entrepreneurs ON FIRE where he interviews the worlds most successful Entrepreneurs 7-days a week. With over 1900 …

021: Walking Through Doors to the Biggest Law Firm in the World | Phil White

January 9th, 2018


Phil White's success goes beyond being a partner at the largest law firm in the world. His inspirational story is one from rags to riches, one about a student athlete, one about an incredible transformation from poor …

020: Inspiring Growth Story of Maui Brewing Company | Garrett Marrero

January 2nd, 2018


Garrett Marrero and Melanie Oxley poured determination and long hours into building Maui Brewing Company and were named 2017's Small Business Association's Small Business Persons of the Year.

Guest Biography

Garrett …

019: The Best of 2017, Part 2

December 26th, 2017


Interviews with Gerald Zingraf, Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, Kyle Winey, Sarah Von Bargen, and Colin O'Brady.

In this final show of 2017, we've selected …

018: The Best of 2017, Part 1

December 19th, 2017


Interviews with Jim Kimo West, Gret Glyer, Dee-1, Bishop Jack Spong, and Linus Roache.

Can you believe that it's almost 2018? The Inspired Money podcast has been going since September 1, and I've learned a lot. I hope …

017: Setting Small Goals to Achieve the Extraordinary | Colin O'Brady

December 12th, 2017


Two-time world record holder, Colin O’Brady embodies what it means to overcome obstacles, test limits, dream big, set goals, and never give up. Apply …

016: An Unconventional Path to Betting On Female Founders | Jesse Draper

December 5th, 2017


Jesse Draper is a 4th generation venture capitalist, founding partner of Halogen Ventures, and host of Emmy nominated,“The Valley Girl Show.”

Guest Biography

Jesse Draper is founding partner of Halogen Ventures as well …

015: Thanks, Gratitude, and Our Kids | The Wang Family

November 28th, 2017


I spent Thanksgiving at home with my family so this episode features my three kids... Sabrina, Jackson, and Kristina.

This week's episode features …

014: The Unstoppable Rise of Soccer's Super-Rich Owners | James Montague

November 21st, 2017


James Montague is author of The Billionaires Club, a book about the one per cent; the super-rich, the billionaire class who now control football.

013: How to Create Side Hustles That Can Outearn Your Full-Time Job | Gerald Zingraf

November 14th, 2017


This week, we talk to product manager, software developer, and entrepreneur Gerald Zingraf who runs multiple businesses and has a full-time job.

012: Outspoken Advocate for Civil Rights in the Episcopal Church | John Shelby Spong

November 7th, 2017


John Shelby Spong, whose books have sold more than a million copies, was bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Newark, NJ for 24 years.

Guest Biography

011: Math Teacher Turned Hip Hop Artist Performs to Change Lives | Dee-1

October 31st, 2017


New Orleans native David Augustine, aka Dee-1, didn’t start rapping until he was enrolled at Louisiana State University, but he proved to be a quick …

010: How to Look at Money in Terms of Happy | Sarah Von Bargen

October 24th, 2017


Sarah Von Bargen provides tips to help you make better money choices by viewing your spending through a lens of happiness.

Guest Biography Sarah Von Bargen is a writer, teacher, and blogger. She started Yes and Yes, …

009: From Gang-banger to Making Music with Purpose | L.T. Smooth

October 17th, 2017


Award-winning musician, L.T. Smooth not only performs for audiences around the world but also meets with youth in schools and in prison, in an effort …

008: How to Hack College and Land Your Dream Job | Kyle Winey

October 10th, 2017


Kyle Winey, author of the book HACKiversity, shares practical tips for students including how to select a school, best majors, and tactics to land …

007: An Actor's Spiritual Path to Success and Happiness | Linus Roache

October 3rd, 2017


Golden Globe nominated Linus Roache discusses money, growing up in a family of actors, the celebrity of his father William Roache, fulfillment, …

006b: [BONUS] How to Protect Yourself After the Massive Equifax Hack | Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

September 26th, 2017


In this bonus episode, Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®, talks about what you should do to protect yourself from the Equifax hack.

Be sure to …

006: An Entrepreneur's Journey From Journalist to The Money Coach | Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

September 25th, 2017


Award winning Wall Street Journal reporter for CNBC, Lynnette Khalfani-Cox took the entrepreneurial leap to becoming The Money Coach®, a "financial …

005: How to Start and Sustain an Interfaith Movement for Hope and Peace | Alison Van Dyk

September 18th, 2017


Alison Van Dyk has dedicated much of her life and resources to advocating for interfaith education. She wants to inspire people to love each other and care about each other.

Guest Biography

Alison Van Dyk is Chairman …

004: Helping Entrepreneurs and Minority Owned Businesses | Terrence Clark

September 11th, 2017


Terrence Clark heads the New York & New Jersey Minority Supplier Development Council, one of the 23 councils within the National Minority Supplier Development Council network. The Council brings together more than …

003: Transforming a Passion for Ping Pong into Big Business | Franck Raharinosy

September 5th, 2017


Meet Franck Raharinosy, an entrepreneur and ping pong player who has worked in event production, media, fashion, hospitality, writing, and film. When talking to him, it doesn't take long to realize that passion drives …

002: Multiply the Impact of Your Money by Helping the Poorest People in the World | Gret Glyer

September 5th, 2017


Have you ever walked past a homeless person? I've occasionally given my left over food to someone in need on the streets of New York or opened my …

001: Playing Guitar for the Love and the Money Followed | Jim Kimo West

September 5th, 2017


Today, I'm speaking with guitarist Jim Kimo West. Now I grew up watching Late Night with David Letterman in the early 90s. I've always had this …

000: Welcome to the Inspired Money Podcast | Andy Wang

September 1st, 2017


Welcome. I'm your host Andy Wang and I'm incredibly excited to bring you Inspired Money, my podcast where each week we bring you an interesting person to help you get inspired, shift your perspectives on money, and …

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