Welcome to Take Back Talk Back, the podcast going beyond the realm of everyday finance and taking back the conversation to build financial literacy and confidence among fellow women. Join hosts Kim and Sarah of EQ Bank every other week as they talk to inspiring leaders that share tips, tricks, and advice to empower you to build financial confidence.
Raising the Bar in Career Navigation
In this episode, Sarah sits down with Kathryn Meisner, a career and salary navigation coach. Sarah and Kathryn discuss tips for navigating conversations about your salary with employers, negotiating a raise, and making informed career decisions.Learn more about Kathryn Meisner: https://kathrynmeisner.com/
Extra Credit: How to Take Control of Your Credit Scores
In this episode, Sarah sits down with Julie Kuzmic, Senior Compliance Officer of Consumer Advocacy at Equifax, a multinational credit reporting agency. Sarah and Julie discuss the ins and outs of credit scores, tips for optimizing your credit scores, and common myths and misconceptions surrounding credit.Learn more about Julie Kuzmic: https://www.linkedin.com/in/juliekuzmic/?originalSubdomain=ca
Flipping the Script on Women and Finance
In this episode, Sarah sits down with Katie Zeppieri, a social entrepreneur, author, blogger, motivational speaker and the founder and CEO of GIRL TALK Empowerment, an organization that provides girls with the tools they need to succeed. Sarah and Katie discuss the story behind GIRL TALK Empowerment, how we can empower women to take control of their finances, and tips on adopting a more positive mindset.
Learn more about Katie Zeppieri: http://www.girltalkempowerment.com/about-us/our-team/
Bringing Kindness to the Finance Industry
In this episode, Sarah sits down with David O’Leary, the Founder and Principal of Kind Wealth, a social-purpose business that helps underserved Canadians take control of their money so they can live life on their own terms. During the episode, Sarah and David discuss the shared aim of smashing money taboos between stnce and Kind Wealth, and some of the changes that will need to take place to make conversations about finance more approachable for people of all walks of life.
Learn more about David O’Leary: https://kindwealth.ca/team/dave-oleary-cfa/
Shattering Taboos in Finance
In this episode, Sarah sits down with Mahima Poddar, Senior Vice-President and Group Head of Personal Banking at Equitable Bank. Sarah and Mahima discuss how social media is influencing the financial industry for women, building a solid community to enrich your learning experience, and eliminating shame around asking questions.
Learn more about Mahima Poddar: https://eqbank.investorroom.com/mahima-poddar
To kick off season two of the Take Back Talk Back, Sarah sits down with certified financial planner Jackie Porter. During the episode, Jackie busts common myths surrounding personal finance such as the idea that you have to be wealthy to invest, and also provides advice on ethical investing, financial advisor red flags and how to build a diverse investment portfolio.
Learn more about Jackie Porter: https://askjackie.ca/
This has really made me stop and think about my finances, I thoroughly enjoyed the chat between Kim, Sarah and Andrew. Looking forward to the next episode already!
Made for me!
Many nuggets of wisdom, many seeds sowed on key financial item on my to-do list for way too long.
Accessible and relatable!
Practical and joyful!
A great podcast that de-mystifies and de-stigmatizes convos around financing! LOVE sharing of stigmas and speaking truth that circumvents self-shaming. LOVE this! Subscribed and looking forward to future episodes!