#7: So Broke They Won't Take My Cash

July 18th, 2018 · 56 mins 49 secs

About this Episode

Are you broke? We're not talking about broke with $500+ in the bank; we mean so broke you're looking in the sofa for spare change. This week Danielle Desir from The Thought Card is talking to us about budgeting and using that power to finance travelling.
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[Episode Length: 56:49]

On this episode:

  • Acknowledging and celebrating small victories
  • Advancement in society and money
  • Who is making the most money based on age groups (spoiler alert: IT AIN'T MILLENNIALS!)
  • Why millennials struggle to save money
  • Scarcity mindset
  • Flexibility of budgeting
  • How to begin budgeting
  • Automation to help keep spending regulated
  • How to utilize surprise or bonus money
  • Making the commitment to travel
  • Solo travel tips
  • Best mobile carrier for travelling

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Catch up with our guest, Danielle, on her blog The Thought Card or on social media at @thethoughtcard


  1. https://www.theguardian.com/world/ng-interactive/2016/mar/07/whos-winning-find-out-how-your-income-compares-with-every-other-generation

Writer and Producer Krystal Chatman
Executive Producer: Melvin Robinson
Music: Andres Wallace
Guest: Danielle Desir