Subscribe and download at iTunes or using the Stitcher app, or subscribe via our rss feed or download directly, or listen now: As I said on this show, Robert Brown's book Wealthing Like Rabbits contains the best first chapter in any personal finance book I have ever read. (If you haven't read the book, you should). This […]
Overdraft protection seems like a good idea. You pay a service fee to cover you for the unfortunate time or two, that your bank account is temporarily short of funds, avoiding costly returned or NSF cheque charges and the embarrassment of having your payment bounce. According to one big Canadian bank “it helps you manage […]
Subscribe and download at iTunes or using the Stitcher app, or subscribe via our rss feed or download directly, or listen now: David Trahair is a CPA and prolific writer. Today's show is a rebroadcast of his first appearance on Debt Free in 30, back in early 2015, where we talked about his book Crushing Debt: Why […]
Subscribe and download at iTunes or using the Stitcher app, or subscribe via our rss feed or download directly, or listen now: Today's show is a rebroadcast from Season #1. It's one of our most down-loaded shows, because it answers a common question: Should I pay down my debt, or contribute to my RRSP? The […]
Today’s show is our 100th episode of Debt Free in 30. Since, it first aired in September 2014, Debt Free in 30 has broadcast 100 episodes over 2 seasons to thousands of listeners. To celebrate this milestone, I broke away from my usual format. No guests, no specific topics this time. Instead, I shared my top 30 tips to help you avoid unwanted debt.
Listen to the podcast: 30 Practical Tips To Avoid Debt This is episode 100 of Debt Free in 30. Our first episode was broadcast back in September 2014, and we aired an episode every week for the last 100 weeks. I've had lots of great guests on the show and we've covered a lot of […]
On today's show, I share previously unheard clips with guests Brian Dijkema, Rhys McKendry, Jonathan Bishop, and Ted Michalos sharing their thoughts on how to improve the payday loan industry and find better payday loan solutions.
Listen to the podcast: Payday Loan Solutions for a Hazardous Industry It's the summer of 2016 and as is our custom we run best of shows where we rerun the most downloaded episodes of Debt Free in 30. Today is not a best of show, I've got two never before heard interviews for you but it […]
Subscribe and download at iTunes or using the Stitcher app, or subscribe via our rss feed or download directly, or listen now: One of our most download Debt Free in 30 shows this year was my conversation with Nicole Olsen, the Financial Literacy Program Director for Financial Fitness in Windsor and Sarnia, Ontario. You can read about her […]
A year ago Ontario enacted legislation targeted at reducing consumer abuse by unlicensed debt settlement companies. While this legislation has helped eliminate some of the severe abuses, most agencies have just switched tactics and we fear indebted consumers seeking debt advice are still at risk. Let’s review some key points in Ontario’s debt settlement laws: […]