71 episodes

Welcome to Heart of Your Money—the retirement prep podcast for busy professionals wanting real money talk. Hosted by Zena Amundsen, author, Certified Financial Planner and founder of Astra Financial. In every episode, you’ll get exclusive access to juicy money details to get you retirement ready and feeling confident about your next money move.

If you want even more information about how to start preparing for retirement? Head on over to www.astrafinancial.ca where you’ll find show notes, free downloads and even more resources on how to get retirement ready.

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Welcome to Heart of Your Money—the retirement prep podcast for busy professionals wanting real money talk. Hosted by Zena Amundsen, author, Certified Financial Planner and founder of Astra Financial. In every episode, you’ll get exclusive access to juicy money details to get you retirement ready and feeling confident about your next money move.

If you want even more information about how to start preparing for retirement? Head on over to www.astrafinancial.ca where you’ll find show notes, free downloads and even more resources on how to get retirement ready.

    Financial Steps to Take After a Spouse Passes Away

    Financial Steps to Take After a Spouse Passes Away

    In this week's episode, we take a look at the financial steps you should take when your spouse dies.

    Whether you're married or not, it's important to have a plan in place for any eventualities. But what happens if your partner dies? How will you manage your finances? Do you know what to do in that event?
    If you want more resources and show notes, check out https://astrafinancial.ca/podcasts/

    • 4 min
    How Often Do You Need a New Financial Plan?

    How Often Do You Need a New Financial Plan?

    This week's episode is all about why you need to update your financial plan, even if it seems like you've got it all figured out.
    It's not just about making a financial plan, but ensuring that your plan is up to date with the current goals in your life. Whether that means your kids are grown and gone from the house, or you're saving for retirement, there are always new factors that come into play that require an updated financial plan. 

    If you want more resources and show notes, check out https://astrafinancial.ca/podcasts/

    • 4 min
    How to Deal with Debt in Retirement to Account for Inflation

    How to Deal with Debt in Retirement to Account for Inflation

    Are you worried about how you're going to get out of debt in retirement?

    This week's podcast episode is all about managing debt during your golden years. Trust me, I know how scary this can be! But I have some tips for you while you're planning.

    Listen to the new episode today!
     If you want more resources and show notes, check out https://astrafinancial.ca/podcasts/

    • 5 min
    Why Young People need Life Insurance

    Why Young People need Life Insurance

    Did you know that life insurance is something young people should have, even if it's not something they're excited about?

    In this week’s episode, I break down what life insurance is and why it's so important—even if you're young! Listen to the episode today and learn all about how this simple step can help protect your loved ones after you're gone. 
    If you want more resources and show notes, check out https://astrafinancial.ca/podcasts/

    • 8 min
    Extra Savings Buckets

    Extra Savings Buckets

    We all know that retirement is the time when you can finally relax and enjoy yourself. But it's also a time when you need to be especially careful with your money because there's no guarantee of how long it will last.

    In this week’s episode, we'll talk about why you need to save money even while you're retired—and how to do so by creating "extra savings buckets."
     If you want more resources and show notes, check out https://astrafinancial.ca/podcasts/

    • 9 min
    Is Semi-Retirement Right For You?

    Is Semi-Retirement Right For You?

    Wondering if semi-retirement is right for you? In this episode, we'll discuss how to decide what kind of retirement plan is the best plan for your future. 
    If you want more resources and show notes, check out https://astrafinancial.ca/podcasts/

    • 5 min

Customer Reviews

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Nicole P71 ,

Nicole P71

Awesome podcast! Zena breaks financial planning down so well - makes it both simple and relatable. Whether you’re looking to beef up your financial literacy game or just want to learn some money tools + tricks, this ones for you.

laPenita man ,

The heart of your money

Extremely helpful and informative I recommend this podcast

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