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June 13, 2022

Episode 150 - What is Leverage and How Can You use it?

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss what leverage in your portfolio is and how you can use it to your benefit. The beer of the…

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June 5, 2022

Episode 149 - Why do We Discuss Retirement Planning with 20 and 30 ye…

In this episode, Alex discusses why we discuss retirement planning with people in their 20s and 30s. The beer of the day is Devia…

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May 29, 2022

Episode 148 - Market Volatility and What You Should Do

In this week's episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the recent market volatility and what you should or can do about it?  The beer of t…

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May 23, 2022

Episode 147 - 4 Areas of Your Finances that are More Important than R…

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss four areas of your finance that you should look at other than rate of return. The beer of …

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May 15, 2022

Episode 146 - How to Financially Prepare for Aging Parents

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss how to prepare your parents and yourself financially as they get older. The beer of the da…

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May 8, 2022

Episode 145 - 3 Elements of Financial Sucess

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the 3 elements they think will bring you financial success. The beer of the week is Hop Ve…

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May 2, 2022

Episode 144 - What is the difference between a tax preparer and a fin…

In this week's episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the difference between the job of a financial planner and tax preparer. The beer of…

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April 24, 2022

Episode 143 - How to make your financial decision by context rather t…

In this week's podcast, Ryan and Alex discuss how to make your decisions after doing research instead of just hearing something a…

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April 18, 2022

Episode 142 - 3 Signs is it Time to Hire a Financial Advisor

In this week's episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the 3 signs it is time for you to hire a financial advisor. The beer of the week is…

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April 10, 2022

Episode 141 - What is the Difference between Marginal and Effective T…

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the difference between marginal and effective tax brackets. Understanding this will be ver…

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April 3, 2022

Episode 140 - Giving Your Kids an Education in Money with Amanda Gros…

In this episode, Ryan interviews Amanda Grossman with Jessica Nguyen. Amanda is a Certified Financial Education Instructor, winne…

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March 27, 2022

Episode 139 - What is the Value of an Advisor?

In this episode, Ryan and Alex discuss what the value of a financial advisor is and what they can do for you. The beer of the day…

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March 20, 2022

Episode 138 - 4 Concepts to Teach Kids Age 8-11 about Money

In this episode, Ryan and Alex continue their series on teaching kids about money. This episode focuses on kids aged 8-11. The be…

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March 13, 2022

Episode 137 - 3 Fees You Could be Paying in Your Portfolio

In this week's episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the fees you pay in your portfolio and why you pay them.  The beer of the day is Fl…

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March 6, 2022

Episode 136 - Common Misperceptions about Personal Insurance

In this episode, Ryan interview Kristen Blosser, a Personal Lines Insurance Producer at Sprague Israel Giles, LLC. They discuss c…

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Feb. 27, 2022

Episode 135 - 4 Concepts to Teach Kids Age 4-7 about Money

In this week's episode, Ryan and Alex begin our series on educating your children about money. This podcast focuses on children a…

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Feb. 20, 2022

Episode 134 - Estate Planning with Attorney Jenny Ling

In this episode, Ryan interviews estate planning attorney Jenny Ling of Seattle, WA. She covers the importance of having your aff…

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Feb. 13, 2022

Episode 133 - What to do with Your Bonus or RSU?

In this episode, Ryan and Alex talk about bonus and RSU season. Do you have a plan for this year's bonus?  The beer of the day is…

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Feb. 6, 2022

Episode 132- The Market is Down, What Should You Do?

In this episode, Ryan and Alex continue their discussion on the volatility of the stock market and advise what you should do. The…

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Jan. 28, 2022

Episode 131 - What is going on in the Stock Market?

In this week's episode, Ryan and Alex discuss the volatility in the stock market due to the Ukraine crisis and inflation in the U…

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Jan. 23, 2022

Episode 130 - Interest Rate Jumbo Mortgage Loans and Real Estate Inve…

In this episode, Ryan speaks with Aaron Crossley, a mortgage loan consultant and team manager with Caliber Homes based in Kirklan…

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Jan. 16, 2022

Episode 129 - 3 Mistakes Retirees Make and Why You Should Care Now

In this week's podcast, Ryan and Alex discuss the three mistakes that most people make when going into retirement and how to miti…

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Jan. 9, 2022

Episode 128 - How to Get what Everyone Wants out of Their Financial L…

In this episode of Beer and Money, Ryan and Alex break down what everyone wants most out of their financial life, flexibility. Th…

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Jan. 2, 2022

Episode 127 - Why We Started this Podcast and Why You Should Listen

Happy 2022! In this week's podcast, Ryan and Alex discuss why they started this podcast over two years ago and the value it can b…

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