Episode 93: How to Plan Your Retirement the Smart Way with Fritz Gilbert

Feb 21, 2017

This episode is sponsored by LowestRates.ca, where you can find the lowest rates in Canada for your mortgage, auto insurance, life insurance and more…just like that. Make sure to check out their awesome blog, especially their Young Money series.

As I mentioned at the beginning of this episode, lots of us young people don’t start thinking about planning for our retirement, well…until it’s too late. Which isn’t a good thing. Continue Reading

Episode 89: How to Save Half Your Income Like a Pro with Desirae Odjick

Feb 7, 2017

This episode of the Mo’ Money Podcast is brought to you by Wealthsimple. Make 2017 the year that you get your investments right! Visit wealthsimple.com/jessicamoorhouse to start investing your money (you can do it on your phone and it will literally take you minutes), and as a special bonus you’ll get a $50 bonus. Now what are you waiting for…do it now!

I know I said Desirae Odjick, the blogger behind Half Banked, is like a mini-me, but I think what I really meant is she’s like a sister from another mister. Once we started chatting, it’s like we already knew each other, and it was such a treat for me to interview her after following her blog for so long. Continue Reading

Episode 88: Listener Series – How to Dress for Success on a Budget with Christina Proctor

Feb 2, 2017

When podcast listener Christina Proctor emailed me about her story and how she became a style coach, I knew I needed to chat with her for a Listener Series episode. I am probably the least fashionable person around, but that doesn’t mean I want to be! So When Christina said she could share her expertise on building a solid wardrobe on a real person’s budget, I got pretty excited. Continue Reading

Episode 87: Why You Need to Know Your Credit Score with Andrew Graham

Jan 31, 2017

This episode of the Mo’ Money Podcast is brought to you by Borrowell. Did you know that only 14% of Canadians check their credit score each year? Now thanks to Borrowell, you can check your Equifax credit score for free (and it won’t ding your score either)! Visit bwll.co/momoneypodcast to get your free credit score.

If you have any questions about credit scores, I guarantee you that they’ll have been answered by the end of this episode. I was so fortunate to have been able to interview Borrowell co-founder and CEO Andrew Graham for this episode, because he really is the credit score guru! Continue Reading

Episode 86: Listener Series – How Leona Was Able to Semi-Retire in Her Early 30s

Jan 25, 2017

Episodes like this make me so happy I started this Listener Series on the podcast. Leona was a listener of the show and heard my call out for guests. She sent me the best email with her story that included her moving out on her own at 17, going trade school to start her career, buying her first condo on her own at 20, then eventually starting a construction business and property investment side-hustle with her husband. Continue Reading