Category Archives: Kids

Ep. 225: Beth

Meet Beth Beth’s main concerns, in her own words:  “We’re narrowing in  on mid and short term priorities now that we know the husband needs to stay home with kids. Working through the setbacks and obstacles of child card, not…

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Ep. 221: Teaching Your Kids About Money

This week, we bring you a very special edition of The Million Dollar Plan: Teaching Kids About Money. This is an episode, I have waited a very long time to do. It’s no secret I LOVE talking and teaching about money, especially…

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Ep. 208: Drew

Meet Drew. Drew’s main concerns, in his own words: “My wife and I are a young, married couple with our first baby on the way. We both work, and we’re trying to plan for the future, save as much as…

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Ep. 204: Kira

This week, we met Kira. Kira’s main concerns, in her own words: “My situation is a little unusual. My plan is to sell our house in the next year and move to Nashville, where my daughter lives. We plan to…

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Ep. 201: Frank is changing his mindset and taking control of his financial life.

This week, we met Frank. Frank’s main concerns, in his own words: “I’m in about $22,000 worth of debt between personal and credit card loans. My wife and I are expecting baby number two very soon and I need to…

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Conversations about money and college will be some of the most difficult, and important conversations a parent and their child have.

Originally seen in USA Today and The Indianapolis Star Just as millions of first-year college students matriculate for the first time, millions of parents stand ready to transition into a new stage of parental support and guidance. While teaching please…

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Ep. 192: Olivia is trying to pay off her past and fund her future.

Meet, Olivia. Olivia’s main concerns, in her own words: “I wasn’t a credit wizard in my early 20’s and early 30’s. It took a lot of hard knocks to show me the light. Now I have seen said light, and…

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Ep. 191: Wendy is funding a Midwest present, preparing for a West Coast future.

Meet Wendy. Wendy’s main concerns, in her own words:  If we were to stay in the Midwest in our current jobs, I wouldn’t be worried about our financial future at all. However, my husband, who is active duty military, is…

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Ep. 186: Autumn, a mom working to keep her family financially on track.

Meet Autumn. Autumn’s main concerns, in her own words: We have roughly $1500-1700/mo in extra income and we would like to know how we should allocate this money. We have ideas of contributing more to my HSA, start ROTH’s, contribute…

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