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108 - David Sawyer - FIRE

108 - David Sawyer - FIRE

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy chats with the author of the excellent book "RESET: How to Restart Your Life and Get F.U. Money", David Sawyer.

 Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • David discusses his unconventional retirement strategies

  • What is FU money?

  • A brief insight into decluttering

  • David's 11 core principles and 12 do's & don'ts

107 - Scams

107 - Scams

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy dives into the world of scams and con tricks. Who is vulnerable? How can you prevent becoming a victim? Tune in for more.

Quick Preview of the Podcast: 

  • The different types of scam (with varying degrees of sympathy...)

  • Key traits of a scam victim

  • Maintaining a skeptical mindset

  • Doing what has always worked 

103 - Planning in your 30's with Natalie Wright

103 - Planning in your 30's with Natalie Wright

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by the Chartered Financial Planner of the year award winner, Natalie Wright.

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • How do your finances change as you move to your 30s?

  • The importance of automating your savings

  • What should you be prioritising at this time of life?

  • How to help your future self

102 - George Kinder - Financial Life Planning

102 - George Kinder - Financial Life Planning

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by internationally recognised father of the Life Planning movement, George Kinder.  

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • Lessons learned in training over 3000 industry professionals

  • Why a wandering mind is an unhappy mind

  • The power of breath control

  • George's famous three questions

101 - Property vs Investing

101 - Property vs Investing

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by co-host Marc Hoyland of Clarity Lifestyle Financial Planning. Together they discuss the age old question for serious wealth seekers... property or investment?

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • Being a mortgage broker during a recession

  • "Hidden" house price volatility

  • The golden age of property wealth creation

  • Two different hypothetical scenarios - which wins?

100 - A Century of Maven Money

100 - A Century of Maven Money

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy reaches a key podcast milestone, the big 100! This week the tables are turned and Andy is in the hotseat being interviewed by the one and only Mrs Maven.

Thank you for tuning into the podcast - here's to the next 100.

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • "Behind the scenes" - the podcast journey up to now

  • A more personal insight into Andy's life and career

  • Questions from listeners

  • Plans for the podcast moving forward

098 - Human Capital, Investment Capital

098 - Human Capital, Investment Capital

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by co-host Jimmy Joseph. Together they discuss all things insurance and protection, from the facts and figures to behaviours and mindsets.

Quick Preview of the Podcast: 

  • Brief introduction to the hedonic treadmill

  • The golden egg vs the golden goose

  • Behavioural issues and the protection gap

  • More jam (or honey...) = less choice

097 - Warren Buffett's Annual Letter 2018

097 - Warren Buffett's Annual Letter 2018

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by repeat co-host John Ndege to discuss Warren Buffett's annual letter, summarising 2018. 

Quick Preview of the Podcast: 

  • The proven track record of Berkshire Hathaway

  • Five "groves" of major importance

  • The power of compounding interest

  • Warren's comments on the state of the economy

096 - Eoin McGee

096 - Eoin McGee

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by the first Irish financial adviser on the show, Eoin McGee. Tune in to their wide ranging conversation on Eoin's financial and media backgrounds, plus much more.

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • Income protection - a matter of life & death

  • Eoin's TV show and other media work

  • Merging financial planning and entertainment

  • Are you more like salt or pepper? 

094 - Untying the knot - Divorce & Money with Fiona Sharp

094 - Untying the knot - Divorce & Money with Fiona Sharp

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by Fiona Sharp and together they discuss divorces - how do they impact your finances and what can be done to ensure an optimal outcome. 

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • Diffusing "tense" client meetings

  • How to minimise the costs of a divorce

  • The importance of collaboration and delegation

  • Demystifying the complex nature of pensions in divorce

093 - Recessions, par of the course

093 - Recessions, par of the course

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy is joined by returning guest, Sean Banks, and together they discuss the financial adviser's perspective on recessions.

Quick Preview of the Podcast: 

  • A brief history of recessions worldwide

  • Should you behave differently during a recession?

  • Stock market and business cycles compared

  • Methods used to try and prevent and recover from recessions

092 - Financial Levers

092 - Financial Levers

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy outlines the financial levers that you can pull in order to get yourself over the financial finish line.

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • A brief tangent on Jordan Belfort

  • Balancing your current and future selves

  • Getting over the financial finish line

  • Learn which levers you can control, and which you can't 

091 - Rich Habits, Poor Habits

091 - Rich Habits, Poor Habits

In this episode of the Maven Money Personal Finance Podcast… Andy flies solo to discuss with you, the dear listener, the habits that can lead to wealth or poverty.

Quick Preview of the Podcast:

  • Technological innovation and the human advance

  • Skills and habits in a results based economy

  • Looking after your "three healths"

  • Being nice to your future self