Money Podcast

Money Podcast

TARANTINO: ‘OK, LADY, WHEN I BECOME A SUCCESSFUL WRITER, YOU'LL NEVER SEE PENNY ONE FROM MY SUCCESS!" Wildly successful filmmaker Quentin Tarantino said this to his mother at age 12. Sound familiar? Tom explains.

Quentin Tarantino says he vowed not to give his mom a 'penny' of his fortune after she belittled his writing as a child

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DELTA VARIANT AND THIS SECOND HALF OF 2021 Tom thinks that we're not getting the whole truth about COVID-19 and the Delta variant. So many things are happening: what will happen to your money? Tom looks into his crystal ball.

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HOW TOM BECAME OBSESSED WITH SAVING MONEY It all began in elementary school. Also, Tom makes a major revelation you've never heard before that could very well surprise you. (Or maybe it won't)!

This Apple Bank on 170th Street in The Bronx was once the Dollar Savings Bank where Tom had a passbook savings account as a schoolkid.

Not the exact clock in the episode, but very similar. If you listen, you'll understand.

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CRYPTO CRASH Many listeners probably just learned the hard way about how cryptocurrencies are NOT a sure thing as Bitcoin, Ether and Doge all took a dive simultaneously. Hear why Tom doesn't go near crypto. And why he thinks investors like YOU shouldn't either.

GalaxyDigital Founder & CEO Michael Novogratz on CNBC explains what happened to crypto.

The crypto collapse: Here’s what’s behind bitcoin’s sudden drop

Big institutional investors are dumping bitcoin and going back into gold, JPMorgan says

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LUMBER AND HOMEBUILDING AND MORE As the economy begins to reopen, there are plenty of opportunities to make real money, no matter what your income or appetite for risk happens to be. Tom tells you what he's been doing to take advantage of this once-in-a-lifetime situation.

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HEALTH EQUALS MONEY! When Tom began his health journey due to the onslaught of COVID-19, he had no idea how many thousands of dollars he would save, living healthier. In this episode, Tom gives you an idea of some of the lifestyle changes he's made and how that translated into THOUSANDS of dollars saved.

Click here to see photos of many of the healthier dishes Tom now enjoys on his Instagram page.

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THEY WANT YOU TO SPEND YOUR STIMULUS CHECK Tom says he has better ideas. People in student loan debt whine about their plight. The latest on Tom's portfolio. Also, what's the difference between a stock and a mutual fund?

From The Wall Street JournalSome Young Americans Fight Economic Unease by Using Stimulus Checks to Pay Down Debt

From The New York Times: I’ve Spent $60,000 to Pay Back Student Loans and Owe More Than Before I Began

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STIMULUS CHECKS ARE COMING AGAIN What should we do with that money? This could be the one chance in our lives to get our finances together once and for all. Tom tells you how.

Do you qualify for a third stimulus check? Here's how to find out.

What you need to do to get the third stimulus payment of up to $1,400

Start cleaning up your credit score today! Click here to get all three major credit reports absolutely free. (One set per year.)

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WHAT'S THE DEAL WITH GAMESTOP? Tom asks Michael Moe, founder and CEO of GSV Holdings, who has investments in companies such as Facebook, Twitter, Dropbox, Snap, Lyft, and Spotify. Should you go anywhere near GameStopAMC Holdings, or any short squeezes?

Check out Michael Moe's book Finding the Next Starbucks: How to Identify and Invest in the Hot Stocks of Tomorrow

Also check out Michael Moe's The Global Silicon Valley Handbook

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