Talk Wealth to Me

Talk Wealth to Me
DebtWave Credit Counseling and the San Diego Financial Literacy Center present Talk Wealth To Me: The safe-space podcast where we chat about anything and everything related to personal finance. Hosted by Chase Peckham, Felipe Arevalo, and Katie Utterba…

Reply All #2: Personal Finance Q+A
Jul 24 • 45 min
To wrap up Season Two, the Talk Wealth To Me team “replies all” to questions we’ve received during Season Two from our listeners.From COVID-19 budgeting tips to payday loans, you have questions and we have answers.About the ShowComments, questions or…
How Has COVID-19 Affected Home Loans?
Jul 17 • 53 min
What’s happening with the real estate lending industry during COVID-19?
One-on-One with “Our Money Stories” Author Eugenié George
Jun 26 • 46 min
Eugenié George, Financial Wellness Expert and Author of “Our Money Stories” joins us for a conversation on how our adverse childhood experiences affect our relationship with money.
Racism + Finances
Jun 19 • 53 min
How does systemic racism affect one’s personal finances? What financial challenges do Black people face?
Helping Kids Learn to Manage Their Money
Jun 12 • 43 min
How FamZoo helps parents teach their kids how to manage their money and healthy personal finance habits
Managing Your Finances During and After Trauma with Kylie Travers
Jun 5 • 40 min
Tips for Managing Your Finances During and After Trauma
$hootin’ the Financial $hit: Quarantine Update #2
May 29 • 33 min
Life is slowly starting to go back to a new state of normal, but many of us are still under strict social distancing orders and are required to wear face masks.While many of us felt our lives were turned upside down when the coronavirus pandemic…
The True Cost of Caring for a Pet
May 15 • 39 min
How much does it cost to adopt a puppy? What are budget-friendly tips for raising a dog?
Weddings + COVID-19: Tips from The Budget Savvy Bride
May 8 • 40 min
The Budget Savvy Bride Jessica Bishop joins us to talk about how the coronavirus has impacted the wedding industry and tips to budget-friendly tips to move forward with your big day.
$hooting the Financial $hit: Life in Quarantine
May 5 • 43 min
What’s life like now that many of us are working and living at home? Are COVID-19 financial resources still available?
Financial Stress + COVID-19
Apr 23 • 31 min
COVID-19 is not only having an impact on our finances, it’s affecting our ability to manage our finances, stick to our budget, and more. So what can we do about it? We turned to financial therapist Ed Coambs for some answers.
Stimulus Checks Explained + Tax Questions Answered
Apr 14 • 24 min
COVID-19 Stimulus Checks Explained and Tax Questions Answered
COVID-19 SBA Paycheck Protection Program Explained
Apr 9 • 25 min
Tax Expert Larry Campbell joins us to help us better understand the new Paycheck Protection Program for small businesses affected by COVID-19.
Crazy Car Purchase
Mar 27 • 28 min
Are you an impulse shopper? Do you prefer to plan ahead? We talk about the benefits of researching and thinking over a purchase.
Our New (Not) Normal
Mar 25 • 32 min
Financial resources and budget tips during the coronavirus pandemic.
$hootin’ the Financial $hit: The Cost of Addiction
Mar 9 • 40 min
Do you struggle with an addiction?Most of the time when we think about addiction, we think of addictions to hard drugs. But there are many “drugs” with addictive properties that are also legal. For example:Alcohol – for example, wine, beer or…
The Cost of Addiction
Mar 6 • 48 min
The short-term and long-term financial impact of addiction.
Financial Challenges for the LGBTQ Community
Feb 28 • 73 min
David Rae, CFP joins us to discuss financial challenges specific to the LGBTQ community.
Cannabis Financials: A Conversation with Grove Group CEO Kevin Shin
Feb 21 • 86 min
Cannabis - commonly referred to as pot, weed, reefer, and ganja - is increasingly becoming legal, not just in the United States, but around the world. Recreational cannabis is already legal in Uruguay and Canada, and in the U.S., more than 25 states…
Champions of Change: How Three Kids Use Side Hustles to Give Back
Feb 14 • 42 min
Champions of Change Jeremiah, Joshua, and Jordan West join us to share how Little Deeds make a Huge Impact.
The Need for Financial Literacy in Higher Education
Feb 7 • 80 min
How financial literacy programs benefit students
Talking Finances with Aging Parents
Jan 31 • 80 min
Tips for talking with your aging parents about their finances and end-of-life plans.
End the Pink Tax. Period.
Jan 24 • 99 min
The pink tax impacts all of our finances. What can be done to stop gender-based pricing for goods and services?
Credit Repair Revealed
Jan 17 • 57 min
Truths and myths of the world of credit and credit repair.
Boost for Our Heroes: A Conversation with Boost Recipient Al Lejarde
Jan 10 • 54 min
Boost for Our Heroes Winner Al Lejarde joins us to share how the San Diego Financial Literacy Center’s award ‘boosted’ his financial situation, as well as money lessons he’s learned since working with our team.
Reply All #1: Personal Finance Q&A
Nov 8, 2019 • 38 min
Chase Peckham and Felipe Arevalo answer listeners personal finance questions the show received during season one.
Femme Frugality: Breaking the Poverty Cycle
Nov 1, 2019 • 48 min
Discrimination and oppression have a direct impact on your finances. So what’s being done to improve the situation?
Financial Abuse 101: What is it and how do I recover?
Oct 25, 2019 • 67 min
How to spot financial abuse and how to financially recover once you recognize financial abuse is going on.
How to Create a Financial P-L-A-N
Oct 18, 2019 • 56 min
How creating a plan for your life helps you stay out of debt.
Preparing Female Military Service Members for Life Outside the Military
Oct 11, 2019 • 68 min
Teaching female military service members and vets personal finance strategies so they can achieve financial freedom.
Life Without a Car: Could You Do It?
Oct 4, 2019 • 41 min
Would you ever give up your car to try and save money? We chat with one Southern California resident whose done exactly that.
Faith and Finance: Building Wealth in Alignment with your Values
Sep 27, 2019 • 66 min
How to build wealth without compromising your values.
How Puppet Shows Teach Kids About Money
Sep 19, 2019 • 60 min
Debbie Todd, co-founder of Ruby’s Troupe, a financial education theater group, joins us to share how “smart money” activities can help your kids keep the “want monsta” at bay and practice healthy personal finance behaviors.
Travel Hack Tips from a Frugal Traveler
Sep 12, 2019 • 41 min
Self-described minimalist enthusiast Sunny Burns from FamVestor joins Talk Wealth To Me for a discussion on ways to cut travel expenses via credit card hacking - even when traveling abroad with young children!
How to Cut Your Grocery Bill in Half and Still Eat Well
Aug 28, 2019 • 66 min
How to cut your grocery bill in half and still eat well.
Earning a Passive Income as a Self-Published Author
Aug 26, 2019 • 53 min
Tips on How to Earn a Passive Income via Self-Publishing with MK Williams
Financially Preparing for Adoption
Aug 2, 2019 • 68 min
This week on the Talk Wealth To Me podcast: Financially planning tips for a debt-free adoption from Laura Coleman, Accredited Financial Counselor.
How to Earn a Passive Income with Real Estate Investments
Jul 22, 2019 • 61 min
Tips on how to invest in real estate for the purpose of a passive income from Dustin Heiner of
Financially Planning for Holiday Expenses
Jul 15, 2019 • 29 min
How to Avoid Ringing in the New Year with Credit Card Debt Leftover from the Winter Holiday Season
Side Hustle to Career in 7 Months
Jul 8, 2019 • 54 min
From Side Hustle to Full-Time: How one family man turned a freelance writing side hustle into a full-time career in seven months!
How I Did It: Paying Off $45k in 17 Months
Jul 1, 2019 • 43 min
Ashely Patrick of joins us on the show to share how she paid off $45k of debt, including student loans and an auto loan, in 17 months!
Having the “Money Talk” with Your Partner
Jun 24, 2019 • 72 min
Talking about finances with your significant other can be intimidating. In our latest podcast, we discuss tips for having ‘money talks’ with your life partner.
Single Parenthood & Finances: Tips from Leslie H. Tayne, Esq.
Jun 20, 2019 • 73 min
Leslie H. Tayne, Esq. joins us for a conversation on ways single parents can save money during the summer, as well as shares some advice on how to talk to have age-appropriate conversations with your kids about money.
How To: Investing in Real Estate in Your 20s
Jun 10, 2019 • 40 min
How to Invest in Real Estate in Your 20s - Even if you don’t own a home.
Disney On A Budget
Jun 3, 2019 • 64 min
Disney vacations don’t always have to cost an arm and a leg - we talked to Financial Advisor and Disney Superfan Walter Russell about ways to save when heading to the famed theme park.
The American Dream: First-Time Home Buying
May 28, 2019 • 53 min
Tips from a mortgage-lender for first-time home buyers.
The Cost of Divorce
May 24, 2019 • 49 min
Divorce is expensive. We learn some tips from Laurie Itkin on how to financially protect your assets before, during and after a divorce.
Financial Infidelity
May 14, 2019 • 55 min
Financial Therapist Ed Coambs joins us to talk about financial infidelity: What is it? How does it affect a marriage? And what can you do if financial infidelity happens to you?
The Cost of Having a Baby
May 7, 2019 • 41 min
How much does it cost to have a baby and care for that child during their first year of life?
Credit Score 101
May 3, 2019 • 37 min
What exactly is a credit score and why should I care about it?
I’m on a Budget
Apr 26, 2019 • 40 min
Everyone needs a budget to ensure you’re spending less than you’re earning. In this episode, we’ll chat about why everyone should be creating and sticking to a budget and how to get started.