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One of the most frequently asked questions in the BiggerPockets forums is "How can I start investing in real estate with no money and bad credit?" The answer? You can't (Well, to be more accurate, you probably shouldn't). You need to fix your "No money and bad credit" situation and invest from a position of financial strength. Co-hosted by BiggerPockets' Scott Trench and Mindy Jensen, this podcast provides the education you didn't get in school. You'll get tips for getting your financial house in order and actionable advice from guests who have been in your shoes - and found their way out.

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Previous Episodes

November 26, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 252: Finance Friday: Self-Employed Revenue, Health Insurance, and Hiring

It takes a leap of faith to leave a W2 job and wander through the hills and valleys of self-employment. With the right skill set, time management, and perseverance, you can come out more profitable (a ... show more

November 22, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 251: Is College Worth the Cost? This 30,000 Variable Study Says "Sometimes..."

Is college worth it? For the first time in history, we may have a definitive answer to whether or not your specific degree and school choice provides a positive ROI. We know that ROI isn’t the only th ... show more

November 19, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 250: Finance Friday: Laying a Strong Financial Foundation in Only a Few Years

Everyone knows that tech salaries tend to be on the higher end. In tech, you could be working as an engineer, programmer, or statistician, like today’s guest Matthew. But, Matthew never planned to go ... show more

November 15, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 249: The #1 Reason Side Hustles Fail to Become Businesses

You’ve heard the old statistic “nine out of ten businesses fail”, but why is that? If there are so many people willing to risk their livelihood to pursue a great idea, why do so many end up broke and ... show more

November 12, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 248: Finance Friday: I Just Got a Big Raise, What Should I Do With the Money?

Your late 20s through early 30s can be a financially troubling part of life. You aren’t making the most money you ever will, but you’re tackling big expenses. A wedding, a down payment, and trying to ... show more

November 8, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 247: Turning 31 Years of Financial Disaster into Ultimate Freedom w/ Alex Felice

There are few people on this earth that can make Mindy laugh as much as Alex Felice. He’s been around the block with BiggerPockets a few times, appearing on episode 301 of the BiggerPockets Real Estat ... show more

November 5, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 246: Finance Friday: I Want to Cash Out My 401k Early, Should I?

“Should I cash out my 401k?” That’s a question you never want to ask in an online financial independence forum. It’s been a well-known rule to never cash out retirement accounts due to withdrawal pena ... show more

November 1, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 245: High Income, New Cars, Profitable Businesses, and $190k in Debt

Brad Finn was raised with a strong work ethic that follows him to this day. He always knew he should be working hard, and that’s exactly what he did. Brad worked throughout high school, college, and s ... show more

October 28, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 244: Finance Friday: Why a $1M Retirement Goal Isn’t Far Fetched For Late Starters

Retirement planning can be complicated when you have so many options to choose from. Do you stick with the Roth IRA, the 401k, the Roth 401k, your employee pension plan, or solely invest in stocks and ... show more

October 25, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 243: Ramit Sethi's Money Advice for Couples: Live a Rich Life, Together

If you’re part of the FI community, you’re probably a saver. Heck, if you’re listening to this podcast you’re probably a saver. While we all are busy optimizing our budget, reinvesting dividends, and ... show more

October 22, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 242: Finance Follow-Ups: Short-Term Rentals, Safety Reserves, & More Cash Flow

A few weeks ago, Mindy was asked by a listener of BiggerPockets Money, “when are you going to do a Finance Friday follow-up?” Well, listener, your wish has come true! Today we talk to three past guest ... show more

October 18, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 241: The Keys to Free College, Graduating Early, & Retiring with $10 Million

Amber Porter has one of the most optimized retirement plans we’ve ever seen. Seriously, she could give Mindy and Scott a run for their money! Amber grew up in a neighborhood that was anything but rich ... show more

October 15, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 240: The Biggest Takeaways from BPCon 2021 | Live Host Panel from NOLA

Marching along Bourbon Street last week was a parade with some of the best real estate investors in the world, celebrating another successful BPCon, ready to take on the world. Throughout the past wee ... show more

October 11, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 239: The Side Hustle Queen’s Guide to a 100% Saving & Investing Rate

If you and your sweetheart want to get married, rent a truck in a Colorado ski town, and have your dog watched while you’re doing so, Stephanie Warner is the person you should get in touch with. Even ... show more

October 8, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 238: Finance Friday: 250x-ing His Salary from Employee to Business Owner

Over at BiggerPockets, we all have much love and respect for our trusted video editor, Joel Esparza. He brings phenomenal work quality, timing, and communication to every project he’s on, but many of ... show more

October 4, 2021

BiggerPockets Money Podcast 237: $700k Net Worth in 4 Years Thanks to “Super Assets”

It didn’t take Addison Freeman long to realize what worked in school, wouldn’t work in real life. Those who got good grades and followed the standard playbook weren’t rewarded as plentifully on the in ... show more

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BiggerPockets Money

This show provides the education you didn't get in school including tips for getting your financial house in order and actionable advice from guests who have been in your shoes - and found their way out.

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