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An award winning short form podcast discussing finance in about the time it takes to make a bag of popcorn

Popcorn Finance Chris Browning

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    • 4.8 • 313 Ratings

An award winning short form podcast discussing finance in about the time it takes to make a bag of popcorn

    Time to Set Those 2023 Financial Goals

    Time to Set Those 2023 Financial Goals

    What are your money goals for 2023?
    In today’s episode, listeners sent in their personal finance goals they hope to achieve this year. The goals range from wanting to save for a family home to finally paying off credit card debt. I hope this episode serves as a reminder that you can set yourself goals any time of year and 2023 is the perfect year to start your personal finance journey!
     
    Today's bag of popcorn is brought to you by H&R Block! Get 15% off Do-It-Yourself Online Tax Filing Products with H&R Block through April 18th, 2023! https://PopcornFinance.com/HRBlock 
     
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    • 11 min
    2023 Student Loan Forgiveness Update

    2023 Student Loan Forgiveness Update

    What is happening with student loans in 2023?
    Are student loan payments still paused and when does the student loan forgiveness plan start? If you’ve been wondering why there hasn’t been any news on student loan forgiveness then you’re not alone. Debt expert, personal finance content creator, and the Founder of Debt Free Gonnabe, Nika Booth is on the show this week to explain what’s going on. Nika is sharing why there has been a lack of updates and what happens if the plan is rejected by the supreme court.
    Connect with Nika
    Debt Free Gonna Be | Instagram | Twitter

    Learning Lab: Taking Control of Your Student Loan Debt
     
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    • 8 min
    Help! I Can't Stop Comparing Myself to People with More Money

    Help! I Can't Stop Comparing Myself to People with More Money

    How can we avoid the comparison trap when it comes to our finances? In today’s episode Shannah Game, host of Everyone’s Talkin’ Money podcast, and Certified Financial Planner is on the show to discuss how we can avoid getting stuck in a comparison trap and how to find what we truly want for our lives.
    Connect with Shannah
    Everyone’s Talkin’ Money | Instagram | Twitter
    Join Me on YouTube!
    https://www.youtube.com/c/PopcornFinance
    Want to submit a question to the show?
    Send an email to questions@popcornfinance.com
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    • 10 min
    Does Timing Credit Card Payments Save Interest?

    Does Timing Credit Card Payments Save Interest?

    Does making more frequent credit card payments actually make a difference?
    That's what two listeners wanted to know this week. In this episode we will take a look at how credit card interest is calculated and if the timing of your payments can actually save you money on interest.
    Sources
    https://www.experian.com/blogs/ask-experian/how-does-credit-card-interest-work
    https://www.valuepenguin.com/how-credit-card-interest-apr-calculated

     
    Join Me on YouTube!
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    Want to submit a question to the show?
    Send an email to questions@popcornfinance.com
    Send me a message at PopcornFinance.com/Voicemail
    or Call 707-200-8259
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    Thank you for listening to today’s episode! Help support the show by leaving Popcorn Finance a rating or review on Apple or Spotify!

    • 9 min
    What Are Your Goals For 2023?

    What Are Your Goals For 2023?

    Some changes are coming to Popcorn Finance in 2023!
     
    Send Me Your 2023 Goals!
    Send me a message at PopcornFinance.com/Voicemail
    Call 707-200-8259
    Send an email to questions@popcornfinance.com
     
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    Thank you for listening to today’s episode! Help support the show by leaving Popcorn Finance a rating or review on Apple or Spotify!

    • 3 min
    How Can I Save For Retirement and Help My Mom?

    How Can I Save For Retirement and Help My Mom?

    What do you do if you parents don't have enough saved for retirement and you're stating to feel the pressure?
    This week I'm joined by Marsha Barnes, founder of the The Finance Bar, to help a listener find a way to balance her mom's financial needs and her own financial future.
    Connect with Marsha
    The Finance Bar | Instagram | Twitter
    Join Me on YouTube!
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    Want to submit a question to the show?
    Send an email to questions@popcornfinance.com
    Send me a message at PopcornFinance.com/Voicemail
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    Thank you for listening to today’s episode! Help support the show by leaving Popcorn Finance a rating or review on Apple or Spotify!

    • 12 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
313 Ratings

313 Ratings

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Great show

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Popcorn finance has quickly become one of our favorite podcasts. Chris takes the often confusing landscape of finances and investing and makes it totally digestible

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