Laura interviews Melanie Musson from Clearsurance.com about how to use smart home technology to protect your property and save money on home and renters insurance.
Laura Adams, Quick and Dirty Tips
Laura Adams is an award-winning author of multiple books, including Money Girl’s Smart Moves to Grow Rich. Her newest title, Debt-Free Blueprint: How to Get Out of Debt and Build a Financial Life You Love, is an Amazon No. 1 New Release.
Laura’s been the writer and host of the popular Money Girl Podcast, a top weekly audio show in Apple Podcasts, since 2008. She’s a frequent source for the national media and has been featured on most major news outlets including NBC, CBS, ABC FOX, Bloomberg, NPR, The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Washington Post, Money, Time, Kiplinger’s, USA Today, U.S News, Huffington Post, Marketplace, Forbes, Fortune, Consumer Reports, MSN, and many other radio, print, and online publications.
Millions of readers and listeners benefit from her practical financial advice. Her mission is to empower consumers to live richer lives through her podcasting, speaking, spokesperson, teaching, and advocacy work.
Laura received an MBA from the University of Florida. Visit LauraDAdams.com to learn more and connect with her.
Ready to get your own set of wheels? Laura covers ten things first-time car owners need to know. You’ll learn the pros and cons of buying versus leasing, how to get the best deal possible, and ways to pay for your new ride.
Want to be a successful investor? Money Girl explains how to get started, build financial safety nets, use tax-advantaged accounts, choose investments, and reduce risk. Find out how to create the best investment strategy based on your financial situation, age, and risk tolerance.
Confused about whether you need a financial advisor and the different types? Laura interviews Rita Cheng, CFP, from Blue Ocean Global Wealth and Finder.com about who should work with an advisor, how to find someone trustworthy, what fees are charged, and the differences between robo-advisors and financial advisors.
Not sure whether to pay off a debt or to invest money instead? Laura covers the main pros and cons and shares a simple method to prioritize your precious resources so you accomplish key financial goals and build wealth as quickly as possible.
Laura Adams is celebrating her 13th year hosting the Money Girl podcast. To commemorate this big milestone, she’s sharing 13 critical things for achieving more financial success. Find out which ones you’re already doing and which you should adopt now to accomplish more with your money.
Money Girl answers a listener question about annuities and explains the different types, how they work, and whether they can help you create a comfortable retirement.
The child tax credit is a federal benefit that puts money back in the pockets of qualifying families.
Clever ways to take full advantage of different types of rewards credit cards, including avoiding foreign transaction fees and receiving cash back on gas, hotels, and airfare.
Before accepting your next job, there are critical decisions every employee must make. From negotiating a salary to choosing workplace benefits,