Money Podcast

Money Podcast

A LISTENER'S INCREDIBLE MONEY SUCCESS STORY Hear an email from a longtime Leykis listener that lays out specifically how Tom's rules for your career and your success have worked for him. How did our young listener get to an annual income of $185K with an almost-paid off house? You need to hear this story and follow these steps to the letter!

Got money questions or comments on this episode? Send them directly to Tom: tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

MONEY REGRETS Did you know that 63% of millennials regret buying their first homes? SIXTY-THREE PERCENT! Why? And what this mean to you? Can you really own a home for less than the cost of renting? Tom spells it out here chapter and verse!

Click here for the article to which Tom refers in this episode.

Got a money question for a future episode? Send it directly to Tom at tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

FREE MONEY! That's right! In this episode, Tom tells you a variety of ways to get free money for doing things you already do. How did Tom rake in almost $3,400 for things he was already doing in 2018? Listen and find out! And, here he tells you how he's going to get several hundred dollars more in 2019. You can't afford to miss this episode!

Got a money question for a future episode? Click here and send it directly to Tom: tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

"IF THE ECONOMY IS SO GREAT, WHY AM I BROKE AND IN DEBT?" Tom looks at a variety of recent news stories on this theme, and he says that we're not blaming the people most responsible. Tom knows why you're broke and what you could have done about it! Or how you can prevent it!

Here are the articles to which Tom refers in this episode:

Comments? Write Tom directly: tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

MONEY are you a "loyal employee"? Why? Ever wonder about what you're missing by being loyal to a company that will likely put an ax in your back as soon as they get the chance? In response to listener emails, Tom tells you about the dangers of being a sitting duck!

Click here to see the film Tom mentions in this episode, Michael Moore's Roger & Me.

Send Tom your money questions for future episodes: tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

MONEY Tom continues with recommendations for getting your money act together in 2019. Find out how a website can help you figure out your net worth, your spending habits, and how to get on a budget.  Also, Tom answers listener email questions including how to get a higher credit limit on your credit cards, whether it's a good time to invest in marijuana stocks, ETFs, whether it's a good idea to attend company events that encourage fraternizing with other employees in the #MeToo era, and more!

Click here to get a $20 Amazon gift card just for tracking your finances on the absolutely free Personal Capital website Tom describes in this episode.

Now that it's tax season, click here to find a Certified Public Accountant, as Tom explained on this episode.

Send Tom your money questions for a future episode: tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

MONEY what do the Federal Government shutdown and the Los Angeles teachers' strike tell us about money? Tom tells you all about it!

Here is the article Tom talks about in this episode.

Send your responses or your money questions directly to Tom by clicking here: tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

MONEY Tom gives you step-by-step instructions on how to get your money act together in 2019. Also, Tom answers a flurry of your money emails!

Find an accountant in 2019 and verify his credentials by clicking here.

Consolidate your accounts at The Vanguard Group (not a sponsor) by clicking here.

Send your money questions here: tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

MONEY what are some things you can do for yourself financially as the new year begins? How many credit cards does one person need, anyway? Whose fault is when people live paycheck-to-paycheck? Tom answers these questions and more!  

Here's one article Tom refers to in this episode about Health Savings Accounts (HSAs).

Here's healthcare.gov's information about starting an HSA.

Here's the article listener Eric sent in about people who complain about living paycheck-to-paycheck.

Send your comments or money questions directly to Tom at tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

 

MONEY didn't the guys at the Robinhood app announce checking and savings accounts with a 3% yield? Whatever happened to that? Also, Tom answers your email about whether lower-priced stocks are a better buy than higher-priced stocks, penny stocks, and whether it's a good idea to use the stock market to get rich quick.

Here is one of the articles Tom used to prepare for this episode: Robinhood lacked proper insurance so will change checking & savings feature.

Here's where to get those juicy money market yields Tom talks about: https://investor.vanguard.com/home/.

Don't forget to send your money questions to tom@blowmeuptom.com.

 

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