Talk Money with Mesh Lakhani

Talk Money with Mesh Lakhani
Uncover the story of your money. On this show, we’ll follow paper trails, chat with experts, and break down complex ideas to bring clarity to the mystical financial phenomena that make the World turn. I’m your guide, Mesh Lakhani. Over the last ten years, I’ve learned the ins and outs of investing from the smartest people in the game. Now I’m on your side. These sharply-produced, compelling stories will hit a broad range of subjects. Learn how to spend, invest, and earn for today’s world. Let’s get smarter together! Find out more at

The Price of a Pandemic: The Coffee Shop
May 20 • 18 min
We all miss our favorite coffee shops. It’s part of our routine. It’s habitual. Coffee, or any caffeinated drink, also happens to be addictive. So how are coffee shops surviving during this pandemic? This pandemic has highlighted our need for convenience…
The Price of a Pandemic: Where Did All the Oil Go?
May 13 • 18 min
As I’m sure you’re well aware, the price of oil saw some major fluctuations a few weeks back… going “negative.” It became headline news. How does one of the most valuable commodities in the world go negative? In other words, at one point, people were…
The Price of a Pandemic: The Good Doctors
May 6 • 25 min
Last week, we heard about the incredible pressure on hospitals during this pandemic and how it’s affected nurses specifically. Today, we turn our attention to ER doctors at all stages in their careers… from the residents to attending physicians. And just…
The Price of a Pandemic: In Nurses We Trust
Apr 29 • 16 min
Today we are paying tribute to the heart of the hospital, the nurses. We are so fortunate to have so many incredible nurses in our healthcare system. They play such an essential roll in the comfort and needs of patients, as well as keeping the doctors and…
The Price of a Pandemic: Video Games Rule All
Apr 21 • 14 min
Not all businesses are suffering during this pandemic. Specifically, video games and streaming are thriving during times of social isolation. People are gaming more now than ever before. It’s keeping us busy, entertained and connected. Gaming has come a…
The Price of a Pandemic: A Wedding Story
Apr 16 • 16 min
COVID-19 is changing every aspect of life right now, and that includes big events that have been in the works for months, even years. Weddings are no exception. Many people have had to cancel or postpone their wedding, which causes many ripple effects.…
The Price of a Pandemic: A Restaurateur’s Dilemma
Apr 14 • 16 min
We’re all well aware of the pain the restaurant industry is going through right now. Millions of people out of a job and thousands of businesses continue to be shut down. In Today’s episode, we talk to NYC Restaurateur Gabriel Stulman, who tells us his…
The Price of a Pandemic: Calling All Therapists (On Facetime)
Apr 9 • 12 min
If we’ve ever been challenged to think about our mental health, this has been that time. With so much uncertainty and anxiety in the world today, it’s important that we take care of our mind. Mental healthcare professionals have always been there for us,…
The Price of a Pandemic: Does Bitcoin Know Something We Don’t?
Apr 2 • 14 min
Folks from the Bitcoin, crypto & tech communities were sounding the alarm on COVID-19 weeks before most people realized how serious it was. What is it about their way of thinking that had them ahead of the curb? Even though Bitcoin crashed along with the…
The Price of a Pandemic: The Stock Market
Mar 28 • 16 min
Welcome to our new miniseries, “The Price of Pandemic.” We think it’s important for people to be updated on all that’s happening with the economy, markets & business. In this new series, we’re going to talk to experts on a variety of topics and provide…
Season Finale: An Origin Story
Jan 15 • 15 min
It’s somewhat unfortunate, but it’s true. Money does in fact make our world go round. That is the system we live in. Therefore, it’s important to understand as to make us smarter investors and more informed consumers. In the Season Finale of Talk Money,…
Mo Money, Mo Savings
Jan 8 • 19 min
Do you want the secret to getting rich? The answer is getting control over your personal finances. That may sound boring, but it’s ultimately the difference between having all the things you ever dreamed of, and having nothing. We’ll hear a first hand…
Degrees, Debt & Your Dollar
Dec 18, 2019 • 24 min
Student debt has burdened millions of Americans. Going to a university used to represent success, but now it causes more stress, limiting a new generation from investing in their future. In this episode, Mesh talks to Kelly Peeler (founder of Money…
The Mortgage Whisperer
Dec 11, 2019 • 26 min
On his second dive into the finance of homebuying, Mesh talks to mortgage banker John Teweles about what one should expect and how one should prepare for the mortgaging process. Afterward, a conversation with Adena Hefets (co-founder at Divvy) illuminates…
Home Sweet Home
Dec 4, 2019 • 34 min
Your first home is more than just a space to live—it’s one of your biggest investments. Unsurprisingly, big questions follow: How should I choose a realtor? How can I prepare to make an offer? What information do I need before making a decision? Mesh…
What’s the Deal with Bitcoin? (PART 2)
Nov 20, 2019 • 36 min
A worthless gamble, or a rocketship to the moon? Opinions on Bitcoin’s viability as an investment come in all shapes and sizes. Mesh talks with Ari Paul, former University of Chicago Endowment investor and current crypto trader, about the risks and…
What’s the Deal with Bitcoin? (PART 1)
Nov 12, 2019 • 35 min
You might know bitcoin as a nebulous new technology and a volatile asset—but what’s going on behind the hype? This week, Mesh and his guest Avichal Garg (co-founder of Electric Capital) peel back the curtain to reveal the blockchain currency’s mechanics,…
A Table For Two, Please?
Nov 12, 2019 • 40 min
Talk Money’s premiere episode examines an experience we have frequently—dining out at a restaurant—through an exciting new lens. Mesh, joined by Eli Chait (restaurant investor and co-founder of Wholesail) and Gabriel Stulman (famed NYC restauranteur),…
Talk Money Extended Trailer
Nov 12, 2019 • 1 min
Finally, a podcast that tells the story of your money on your terms. Talk Money highlights everything our money does and teaches you to spend, invest, and earn for today’s world. Preview Season 1 now. For more information, visit