Showing articles tagged with “Jill Schlesinger”
Ep. 014: Financial Aid and Student Loans with Kelly Peeler
Planning and saving for college is a steep challenge for most families. Kelly Peeler, CEO of NextGenVest, helps students navigate the college selection and financial aid process using an innovative approach: text message.
Ep. 013: Taking Charge of Your Career with Nicole Lapin
Nicole Lapin is the bestselling author of Rich Bitch and Boss Bitch, two books that emphasize investing in yourself, regardless of your financial situation. I sat down with Nicole to talk about personal finance, her career, and the "why" behind her writing.
Ep. 012: Listener Questions with Alex Benke, CFP®
After receiving so many questions from "Better Off" listeners, we decided to devote an episode to answering a few. Alex Benke, CFP®, joined me to tackle a variety of issues, from planning for retirement to paying off student loans.
Ep. 011: Tax Prep with Ed Slott
This week on "Better Off," tax guru Ed Slott, CPA, is in the house to review some last-minute tax tips.
Ep. 009 and 010: Become an Intelligent Investor with Jason Zweig
Our interview with Jason Zweig was so good, we turned it into two parts—a "Better Off" first. This week's "Better Off" episode covers the beauty of passive investing, the power of index funds, and why you need rules in your financial life.
Ep. 008: Silicon Valley Disruptors with Brad Stone
What lessons have wildly successful upstarts Uber and Airbnb learned over the past nine years? Brad Stone, Bloomberg journalist and author of "The Upstarts," tells us—this week on "Better Off."
Ep. 007: Fiduciary Rule with Jon Stein
The fiduciary rule is wrongfully under fire. Betterment Founder and CEO Jon Stein joins "Better Off" this week to discuss why this rule is so important for retirement savers.
Ep. 006: Kids and Financial Literacy with Beth Kobliner
This week on "Better Off," we’re talking to Beth Kobliner, author of "Make Your Kid A Money Genius (Even If You're Not)," about having the money talk with your kids.
Ep. 005: Fiduciary Standard Under Fire with Megan Leonhardt and Jack Otter
This week on "Better Off," host Jill Schlesinger speaks with MONEY's Megan Leonhardt and Barrons' Jack Otter to try and help make sense of the DOL's fiduciary rule.
Ep. 004: Build Your Dream Network with Kelly Hoey
It’s a new year, a time when people often make career changes, so we thought it would be a good idea to talk to networking expert Kelly Hoey this week on "Better Off."
Ep. 003: Misleading Numbers in Elections and Investing with Harry Enten
This week on "Better Off," we are wading into the choppy waters of politics with Harry Enten, senior political writer and analyst for FiveThirtyEight.
Ep. 002: Fail More and Reinvent Yourself with James Altucher
James Altucher is a podcast host, serial entrepreneur and investor, and accomplished author with more than a dozen books under his belt. He's also the guest of this week's episode of the "Better Off" podcast.
Trying to Become a Millionaire: Perspectives from David Bach
Welcome to the first-ever episode of “Better Off,” the new podcast sponsored by Betterment. For the show premiere, host Jill Schlesinger, CFP®, talks with David Bach, best known for his book “The Automatic Millionaire.”
Introducing Betterment’s “Better Off” Podcast with Jill Schlesinger
Today, we’re announcing the launch of “Better Off,” a podcast hosted by Jill Schlesinger, CFP®, that tackles controversial money issues—without the jargon.