166 episodes

Helping you become financially independent by cutting your expenses and increasing your income to live life on your terms and spend more money on the things you love. Our show is the layman's guide to simple personal finance, investing, taxes, frugal living, saving money, budgeting, entrepreneurship, freelancing, early retirement, financial freedom/independence, travel hacking, student loans, paying off debt, avoiding credit cards, real estate and life hacks. Sean is the author of The Early Retirement Roadmap and Kevin is an instructor of Financial Peace University where they continue to share their stories with their fellow middle class citizens, accepting them where they are and helping to get them to where they want to be. CHA-CHING!

2 Frugal Dudes Kevin Griffin and Sean Merron

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Helping you become financially independent by cutting your expenses and increasing your income to live life on your terms and spend more money on the things you love. Our show is the layman's guide to simple personal finance, investing, taxes, frugal living, saving money, budgeting, entrepreneurship, freelancing, early retirement, financial freedom/independence, travel hacking, student loans, paying off debt, avoiding credit cards, real estate and life hacks. Sean is the author of The Early Retirement Roadmap and Kevin is an instructor of Financial Peace University where they continue to share their stories with their fellow middle class citizens, accepting them where they are and helping to get them to where they want to be. CHA-CHING!

    Mysteries and Lies About Federal Student Loans

    Mysteries and Lies About Federal Student Loans

    Episode 166: Learn about the nuances of federal student loans, misconceptions about loan forgiveness, and how to watch out for common mistakes when looking for student loan information with Michael Cundick of Student Loan Tutor. What Makes Federal Student Loans Unique? Federal student loans are a unique form of debt, [...]

    • 20 min
    What to Do When You Get Extra Money

    What to Do When You Get Extra Money

    Episode 165: We’re talking about investing, saving, and optimizing large sums of money. We’ll also touch on protecting your investments during the market slump as a result of Coronavirus. We often talk about what you should do when you get a large lump sum of money, and how you can [...]

    • 34 min
    All About Tax-Qualified Investment Options

    All About Tax-Qualified Investment Options

    Episode 164: Here’s what you need to know about tax-qualified investment options, how your behavior impacts your investments, and how to navigate tax deferment decisions with Don Eschbach of KISC. Don Eschbach is an Accredited Investment Fiduciary (AIF), Chartered Retirement Plan Specialist (CRPS), Accredited Portfolio Management Advisor (APMA), but most [...]

    • 27 min
    Tips for Selling Items on OfferUp for Extra Income

    Tips for Selling Items on OfferUp for Extra Income

    Episode 163: Kevin is sharing helpful tips for selling unused items on OfferUp to get some extra cash. Sean is recounting his experience talking to his kids about money after our “Tips for Raising Money Savvy Kids” episode. What is OfferUp? OfferUp is a market place app that lets you [...]

    • 26 min
    Tips for Raising Money Savvy Kids

    Tips for Raising Money Savvy Kids

    Episode 162: Learn helpful tips for raising money savvy kids. We’re talking about why you should teach kids about money and how to go about it, with Rocky Lalvani, a Certified Profit First Coach. Why It’s Important to Teach Kids About Money Teaching your children about money sets them up [...]

    • 26 min
    Frugal Tips for Buying Lawn Maintenance Equipment

    Frugal Tips for Buying Lawn Maintenance Equipment

    Episode 160: Learn frugal tips for buying lawn maintenance equipment, as well as helpful tips for tools and protecting your investment in this episode of the Where Our Money Went series. Sean is in the market for new lawn maintenance tools. Here are a few helpful pieces of advice for [...]

    • 30 min

Customer Reviews

Jack Rossfer ,

Bumbling idiots

There are too many good personal finance podcasts out there 2 waste time with these 2 dude bags. No thanks.

gerride ,

Great money-saving advice

I enjoy Kevin and Sean’s straightforward approach to saving and making money. I also like the format: this podcast moves along well and sticks to the essentials. I started listening because I was invited as a guest and I’m subscribing because I really enjoy it!

Deanna@Recovering Women Wealth ,

Down to Earth $ Show

Sean & Kevin are two practical guys sharing their money journeys as well as interviewing lots of different guests. I feel like the topics they present and the questions they ask are very relatable to a large audience. They also gel well together!

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