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This is the stuff you millionaires in the making need to know to kick start or propel you on your financial fitness journey. Tracey Bissett, Founder of Bissett Financial Fitness and award winning Financial Literacy Champion, gives you the straight goods each week to set yourself up for financial success. As a former executive at TD Bank, one of Canada's Big 5 Banks, Tracey has worked with and in support of thousands of individuals and entrepreneurs to secure the financing they needed.  This hands on experience combined with her formal financial education, Masters of Business Administration and Chartered Financial Analyst designation, position Tracey uniquely to coach all things money. Tracey goes behind-the-scenes of all the money matters with need-to-know tips, money-making demystified, and special power-player interviews. Join us weekly for Financial Fitness Training that will turn even a Cash Couch Potato into a Marathon Money Maker.

Jan 26, 2021

Erin Lowry is on a mission to help millennials get their financial lives together. She is the author of Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together and Broke Millennial Takes On Investing: A Beginner's Guide to Leveling Up Your Money. Today Erin joins the show to discuss how to overcome your fear of talking about finances, so you can navigate those important money questions on your mind.

Listen in as she explains how to negotiate for what you’re worth when starting a new job or simply asking for a raise. You will learn the importance of practicing asking for what you want, how to set boundaries or expectations with your friends and family around money, and more.

“At the end of the day, oftentimes we are just afraid of how people close to us in our lives are going to judge us for the financial decisions we are—or perhaps aren’t—making.” - Erin Lowry

This Week on Young Money:

  • A typical day in the life of Erin Lowry.
  • Why people are so afraid to have money conversations.
  • Why silence is golden.
  • How to talk about finances with friends, family, and partners.

Key takeaways:

  1. Practice talking about money.
  2. Get comfortable with silence.
  3. Set boundaries.
  4. Ask for advice.

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