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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 • 308 Ratings

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

    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
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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

     
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    • 9 min
    What Are Your Goals For 2023?

    What Are Your Goals For 2023?

    Some changes are coming to Popcorn Finance in 2023!
     
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    Call 707-200-8259
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    • 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?
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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
    Should I Rent or Buy A Home?

    Should I Rent or Buy A Home?

    Has homeownership become another unattainable aspect of the American dream? For decades owning a home has been dubbed a right of passage in your adult life. However, with prices of homes skyrocketing over the past few years, owning a home might not even be possible for many young people. To add some perspective to this age-old debate of whether you should rent or buy a home, I’m sharing some key factors to consider and help in your decision-making process.
    Sponsor
    Today’s bag of popcorn is brought to you by, the Everyone’s Talkin’ Money podcast hosted by Shannah Game. Shannah is a money wellness expert and Certified Financial Planner. If you’re ready to learn everything about money that no one taught you, do yourself a favor and subscribe to the Everyone’s Talkin’ Money podcast!
    Join Me on YouTube!
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    Want to submit a question to the show?
    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!

    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
308 Ratings

308 Ratings

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Great show

This is hands down my fav podcast!

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Love this podcast!

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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Great Show

Has helped me plan my finances effectively

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