13 episodes

Do the words banking, finance, and money set off alarm bells when you hear them? Are you yawning just thinking about budgeting and investing? Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to make banking more relatable by breaking down the barriers and stigmas surrounding money. Start your week off strong with your new banking BFF, Carla Ricci, who is coming to you every Monday from the credit union world where major financial decisions are as unique as you are. Talking about money doesn’t have to be overwhelming. In fact — it can be fun, approachable, and empowering. "Boring" is not part of this podcast's vocabulary, with a variety of topics you'll be sure to relate to including payday routines, the power of saying no, and building a financial road map. Tandia is committed to fostering a community through offering financial wellness programs and treats its members as if they were a neighbour. Perhaps it’s time to pass on the overpriced avocado toast (well, sometimes at least) and start a new kind of banking journey with Tandia. 
Visit tandia.com for more information.

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Do the words banking, finance, and money set off alarm bells when you hear them? Are you yawning just thinking about budgeting and investing? Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to make banking more relatable by breaking down the barriers and stigmas surrounding money. Start your week off strong with your new banking BFF, Carla Ricci, who is coming to you every Monday from the credit union world where major financial decisions are as unique as you are. Talking about money doesn’t have to be overwhelming. In fact — it can be fun, approachable, and empowering. "Boring" is not part of this podcast's vocabulary, with a variety of topics you'll be sure to relate to including payday routines, the power of saying no, and building a financial road map. Tandia is committed to fostering a community through offering financial wellness programs and treats its members as if they were a neighbour. Perhaps it’s time to pass on the overpriced avocado toast (well, sometimes at least) and start a new kind of banking journey with Tandia. 
Visit tandia.com for more information.

    Set It and Let It Go: Investing Basics

    Set It and Let It Go: Investing Basics

    Investing is one of the hot topics for 2022 and Carla is here to let you in on a financial secret: you don’t need to be rich to invest! While The Wolf Of Wall Street is a fantastic movie, it isn’t a realistic depiction of what investing is like for the average person and shouldn’t intimidate you from getting started on your investing journey today. Carla welcomes your newest banking BFF and Director of Wealth Management Services at Tandia Financial Credit Union, Russ MacKay, to discuss investing basics and bust some common myths. This episode covers everything from diversification to building an investing portfolio to the impact of inflation. It doesn’t matter how old (or young) you are or whether you have one hundred or one million dollars; there is no time like the present to start confidently investing and saving for those amazing 2022 goals. 
     
    Please make sure to rate, review, and follow us for more financial tips, tricks, and tactics. Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to help. Got Feedback? Want to learn more? Head to tandia.com for an experience as unique as you are.  

    • 35 min
    Financial Wellness: 10 Easy Resolutions for 2022

    Financial Wellness: 10 Easy Resolutions for 2022

    Let’s kick off 2022 in turbo savings mode with better days and deeper pockets. There are so many benefits to becoming financially healthy, so why not start the new year right by setting some financial resolutions that are going to make your 2022 self impressed. Carla is ringing in the new year by sharing her top 10 easy and attainable financial goals that will leave your bank account in great shape. This is your signal to finally start that budget and send those healthy spending habits into high gear. 
     
    Today’s topics include: 

    How to make long-lasting financial resolutions  

    The importance of reflecting and goal-setting 

    Ways to up your financial game  

     
    Please make sure to rate, review, and follow us for more financial tips, tricks, and tactics. Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to help. Got Feedback? Want to learn more? Head to tandia.com for an experience as unique as you are.  

    • 16 min
    Reboot Your Finances: The 2022 Cleanse

    Reboot Your Finances: The 2022 Cleanse

    You've likely heard the word cleanse quite a bit as 2022 approaches and you’re probably visualizing a ginger, turmeric shot or a big glass of green celery juice. Well, just like your body deserves a health reboot from time to time, so do your finances. Carla is challenging you to a 2022 financial cleanse to shock your system and to help you start meeting your new year monetary goals. She discusses how to utilize a spending fast, how to differentiate between necessary and unnecessary expenses, and why you should replace the cards with cash. So, cue the Queen theme music and get pumped up because nothing can stop you now after you commit to the 2022 financial cleanse challenge.   
     
    Today’s topics include: 

    The benefits of a financial cleanse  

    6 financial challenges to start the year strong  

    Ways to get a handle on your debt using the snowball method 

    How eating habits affect savings goals 


    Please make sure to rate, review, and follow us for more financial tips, tricks, and tactics. Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to help. Got Feedback? Want to learn more? Head to tandia.com for an experience as unique as you are.

    • 14 min
    Too Good To Be True? Avoiding Online Shopping Scams

    Too Good To Be True? Avoiding Online Shopping Scams

    Carla is flipping the script today with an episode dedicated to how to online shop safely, and this one is packed full of tips to combat all those scams out there. Let's face it; with the holiday season in full swing, cyber criminals are ready to pounce at any chance to steal your information and tap into your bank account. Whether it’s a fake online store, a phishing email, or a text message scam, it’s more important than ever to secure your accounts and protect yourself and your money. Diligence is key this holiday season and unfortunately, if it sounds too good to be true, it probably is. 
     
    Today’s topics include: 

    · Ways to spot fake online stores 

    · Gift card and cyber text messages scams 

    · Phishing emails and apps to track online purchases 

    · What to do after being scammed


    Please make sure to rate, review, and follow us for more financial tips, tricks, and tactics. Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to help. Got Feedback? Want to learn more? Head to tandia.com for an experience as unique as you are.  
     
    If you become a victim – Notify  

    · Inform the local police 

    · Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre 

    · Crime Stoppers 

    · The Competition Bureau 

    · Contact your credit reporting agencies TransUnion and Equifax 

    • 13 min
    Blue Monday Budget Tips

    Blue Monday Budget Tips

    Monday’s suck — period. But there is one Monday per year that triumphs the rest, where your Christmas shopping bills pile up, the days are shorter and darker, and you’ve probably been shovelling snow all day. This is the inevitable and oh so gloomy Blue Monday. But don’t fret, Carla is back with another episode to brighten the Mondays ahead and help you avoid the dreaded holiday debt hangover. She is sharing her five tips to battle the Blue Monday blues and turn the saddest day of the year into a great one.  

    Today’s topics include: 

    Blue Monday budget tips 

    Credit card repayment strategies 

    How to create seasonal goals 

    Long term savings plans  

    
    From Carla and Tandia — have yourself a merry, merry Monday. 
     
    Please make sure to rate, review, and follow us for more financial tips, tricks, and tactics. Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to help. Got Feedback? Want to learn more? Head to tandia.com for an experience as unique as you are. 

    • 15 min
    The Power of Saying No: Put Your Savings First

    The Power of Saying No: Put Your Savings First

    This week’s money mindset arrives just in time for the busiest and most expensive time of the year. It’s a simple, two letter word that can keep you on track and make room for a future of “yes”. “No” can be a hard pill to swallow but it is one of the keys in your journey to financial freedom and a less stressful holiday season. If you suffer from a bit of FOMO, like your host Carla, this episode is filled with ways to still have fun without breaking the bank. 

    Today’s topics include:  

    S.M.A.R.T Goal Setting

    Ways to say “no” without missing out or hurting anyone’s feelings

    Tips to put yourself and your savings first 


    Please make sure to rate, review, and follow us for more financial tips, tricks, and tactics. Tandia Financial Credit Union is here to help. Got Feedback? Want to learn more? Head to tandia.com for an experience as unique as you are.  
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