B&B #11: What to do with student loans

Chances are you have them. Chances are you have 10's of thousands of them (average student loan debt for 2014 grad is $33k! $33k!).So what do you do when you finish your degree and can barely pay rent, much less pay back a loan? This show goes over all the repayment assistance options, whether or not you should consolidate, and how to fit payments into your expenses.We go in and help you figure out the best way to tackle your student loans without breaking your budget.
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B&B #10: Is the Landmark Forum for You?

We've heard a ton of controversy about Landmark Forum - people say it's changed their lives or they write it off as a cult. Your sound provider, Dyalekt, did some investigative reporting and attended a 3-hour "Special Evening with Landmark Forum" to see what it was really all about. We talk about his experience and some common techniques Landmark and other large-group awareness training (or LGAT's) seminars use to hook people in, for better or for worse.
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B&B #9: Intro to Investing w/ Papillon

Shurnette Henry of Papillon Financial joins us in the studio to talk about how to start investing. But more importantly, before you even begin to think about putting a dollar in the stock market, Papillon has a unique approach that helps you discover what your tendencies are so the investments you make truly match your personality. Shurnette goes over Personality Dimensions, which uses temperament theory to determine how you view and deal with money. Don't start investing without listening to this show! Check out more information about Shurnette's firm at papillonfinancial.com.
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B&B #8: One Way to Buy a House

What's the most difficult way to buy a house? How about buying a house as a short sale (the step right before a house is foreclosed), needing to gut renovate it, and doing it all under the Federal Housing Administration (FHA) mortgage process? Yep, all that happened with our home purchase. Hear about how we got through it.
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B&B #7: Donald Sterling & ROI

Donald Sterling, owner of the Clippers, has been banned from the NBA and is being forced to sell his team (because he's a crazy racist and thank goodness the NBA won't stand for that). Let's think about this though - he bought it for $12.5 million and someone is offering $2 BILLION for it now. That's some serious Return on Investment (ROI)! We talk about what he's giving up, how ROI plays an important role in your own finances, and why sometimes, ROI isn't all that matters.
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B&B #4: Credit Cards! Yaaaay!

This episode is your guide to everything you need to know about credit cards: How to check your credit score, secured cards, paying down credit card debt, rules for building up credit, opening a new card, points/rewards, and overall how to choose the best card for you. Click here for more info on paying down debt.
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