The following list(s) have a selection of the podcasts that appear to be favored by many in the Financial Independence, Retire Early (FIRE) community. This list may constantly change as some will vanish and others will be added. Bookmark the page and share with your Financial Independence communities and friends.
If you are familiar with other podcasts, please put in the comments and I’ll get it added. Also, if any of them are no longer available (i.e. cancelled, etc.), please let me know. I try to keep this list as updated and relevant as possible. I’ve listened to quite a few but not all of these. It’s an on-going list that I try to keep updated by asking the FI community across many social media sites.
The following podcasts are the ones I gravitate to most often.
Description: Jonathan & Brad explore the world of Financial Independence. They discuss reducing expenses, crushing debt, building passive income streams through online businesses and real estate. How to pay off debt, Crush your grocery bill and travel the world for free. Every episode is packed with content and actionable tips and no topic is too big or small as long as it speeds up the process of reaching financial independence.
Description: Live, from Joe’s mom’s half-finished basement….listen to a parade of financial headlines, personal finance experts, creatives, and people with stories that inspire us. Every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday, hosts Joe Saul-Sehy & OG meet at the card table and bring you guests, trivia, your letters about saving, investing, and risk management, and much more. Academy of Podcast winner for “best business podcast of the year,” 2017 Plutus award winner for “best personal finance podcast,” and Kiplinger magazine’s only recommended personal finance podcast.
Podcast Name: So Money with Farnoosh Torabi – Stories of Personal Finance, Entrepreneurship, Financial Success, and Money Strategy
Description: Host Farnoosh Torabi is an award-winning financial strategist, TV host and bestselling author. So Money brings inspiring money strategies and stories straight from today’s top business minds, authors and influencers. What was their financial journey and how do they master their money today? Hear from Tony Robbins, Arianna Huffington, Tim Ferriss and many other inspiring individuals. Learn about their financial philosophies, wins, failures and habits. Plus, their secret guilty pleasures. On Fridays, tune in as Farnoosh answers your biggest questions about money, career, guests, you name it. Submit your question for Farnoosh at http://www.SoMoneyPodcast.com.
Description: The Marriage, Kids and Money Podcast is dedicated to strengthening your family tree and guiding you to financial freedom. Andy Hill, a mid-30’s father of two, hosts the weekly podcast and takes you through the trials and tribulations of being a young parent and husband who is planning for his family’s future and winning with money. Hill interviews millionaire entrepreneurs, early retirees and financial industry experts to provide you with easy-to-understand information you can use to give your family the life they deserve. Carpe Diem!
The following is a list of podcasts that have been recommended over the years. Some are very specific such as investing in the stock market, or women’s interest, or real estate. Hopefully there is one below that captures your attention.
Description: You can afford anything, but not everything. We make daily decisions about how to spend money, time, energy, focus and attention – and ultimately, our life. Every decision is a trade-off against another choice. But how deeply do we contemplate these choices? Are we settling for the default mode? Or are we ruthlessly optimizing around a deliberate life? Host Paula Pant interviews a diverse array of entrepreneurs, early retirees, millionaires, investors, artists, adventurers, scientists, psychologists, productivity experts, world travelers and regular people, exploring the tough work of living a truly excellent life. Want to learn more? Download our free book, Escape, at http://affordanything.com/escape
Podcast Name: Bigger Pockets Money Podcast: How To Invest for Financial Freedom
Description: For those who have money… or want more of it! Join Mindy Jenson and Scott Trency (from BiggerPockets.com) weekly for the BiggerPockets Money Podcast. Each week, financial experts Mindy and Scott interview unique and powerful thought leaders about how to earn more, keep more, spend smarter, and grow wealth.
Description: Chad “Coach” Carson shares how to use real estate to retire early (aka achieve financial independence) and do more of what matters. You’ll hear in-depth, practical episodes related to real estate and financial independence. And you’ll also hear “Ask Coach” episodes where Chad answers burning questions from both new and experienced investors.
Description: [Seems obsolete] Follow the journey of one couple as they pursue financial independence and living a life of freedom. Topics include early retirement, saving, investing, travel hacking, debt payoff and much more. Tune in weekly to learn tactics for becoming financially free and begin pursuing your best life!
Podcast Name: Financial Freedom | Make Money Buy Time
Description: Money is unlimited. Time is not. Become financially independent as fast as possible. On the Financial Freedom podcast we interview remarkable people and share strategies for mastering money and living a meaningful life. Topics include personal finance, investing, side hustling, real estate, entrepreneurship, early retirement, and more. Financial Freedom is hosted by Grant Sabatier, author of Financial Freedom and creator of Millennial Money. Grant reached financial independence and “retired” at the age of 30.
Description: Welcome to the Financially Independent Teachers Podcast- where educators come together to discuss their journey on the road to financial independence. Now, please join our cohosts, Dave and Brandon as they prepare to help other educators GET FIT with their finances. Thanks for joining us!
Description: [Seems obsolete] Personal Finance Podcast of the Year Finalist. Join hosts Gwen & J on FIRE Drill podcast where they interview guests with epic side hustles, real estate investors, early retirees, online business owners, and other inspiring people rocking financial independence. Saving on travel, Mr. Money Mustache, Tim Ferriss and all things Early Retirement are broken down into simple, actionable steps for the average person. Step up your money game and renew your money philosophy with firedrill podcast.
Description: Discover the hidden side of everything with Stephen J. Dubner, co-author of the Freakonomics books. Each week, Freakonomics Radio tells you things you always thought you knew (but didn’t) and things you never thought you wanted to know (but do) — from the economics of sleep to how to become great at just about anything. Dubner speaks with Nobel laureates and provocateurs, intellectuals and entrepreneurs, and various other underachievers. Special features include series like “The Secret Life of a C.E.O.” as well as a live game show, “Tell Me Something I Don’t Know.”
Description: Controlling your spending is hard to do. On every episode of Frugal Friends, we’ll try to help you gain a little more control on one aspect of the countless directions your money is being pulled toward through frugality and a few laughs. If you’re trying to save money, spend less, adopt minimalism, pay off debt or reach financial independence, we think you’ll like the show.
Description: Jen Hemphill, Money Confidence Coach goes on a money journey twice a month with you helping you make your money simple and easy to master. She brings to you practical and simple money insights and showcases women like you to share their real life stories. Get the clarity you need to get your money under control with My Daily Money Ritual: https://jenhemphill.com/ritual
Description: Guy Raz dives into the stories behind some of the world’s best known companies. How I Built This weaves a narrative journey about innovators, entrepreneurs and idealists—and the movements they built.
Description: Do well by doing good. From making it to giving it away, INSPIRED MONEY means making a difference, creating something bigger than oneself, and making the world a better place. Improve your money mindset with host Andy Wang, named a top influential financial advisor by INVESTOPEDIA, as he interviews actors, entrepreneurs, non-profit leaders, and even a former WWE wrestler to help you get inspired, shift your perspectives on money, and achieve incredible things. Whether you want to launch a side hustle, pay down debt, or give money to charity, listen to Inspired Money because big things begin with just a little inspiration. Find out more at http://www.inspiredmoney.fm.
Description: Phil Town is a hedge fund manager and author of 3 New York Times best-selling investment books, Invested, Rule #1, and Payback Time. On the InvestED podcast, Phil and his daughter Danielle shine a light on the successful investing strategies that gurus like Warren Buffett have used for 80 years. Listen in for a great stock market education on basics, learn how to invest on your own, and follow along with real-time examples and investing tips from week to week. Subscribe and leave a review. Questions? Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Description: In today’s ever changing global economy, understanding investment options can be a daunting, time-consuming task. With all the opinions and hearsay that can bombard investors, education is a key component to success. That’s why more and more savvy investors are tuning into InvestTalk. InvestTalk is a weekday program that looks at new and relevant investment topics each weekday, and answers questions about financial and retirement planning, money management as well as general concerns about the stock market with financial adviser, Steve Peasley. http://blog.investtalk.com
Description: Amila Souffrant is a Certified Financial Education Instructor (CFEI), blogger, podcast host and money coach. She is the founder of http://www.journeytolaunch.com. As a money expert who “walks her talk” she helps brave Journeyers; gain clarity around their finances and create an actionable plan to reach their goals. Her mission is to teach, inspire and help others reach Financial Freedom. The Journey To Launch podcast explores all aspects of reaching Financial Freedom; from increasing income, becoming tax efficient, paying off debt, investing, saving & learning how to retire early and wealthy.
Description: Do you feel stuck in your job? Do you dread going to work on Monday mornings? Do you want to do work that matters? The Ken Coleman Show is for you! Join the conversation with world-class interviewer Ken Coleman as he delivers practical advice to help you discover the role you were born to play—and map out a plan to get there. Through the years, Ken has interviewed leading experts in business, sports, entertainment and politics. Now, he’s here to help answer your questions about career, passion, and talent so you can maximize your potential. If you have a question for Ken, call 844-747-2577 and subscribe to The Ken Coleman Show today.
Podcast Name: Mad Fientist – Financial Independence Blog
Description: Join the Mad Fientist as he interviews personal-finance icons like Mr. Money Mustache and Vicki Robin to discover the strategies they used to achieve financial independence and retire early! Learn about investing, tax avoidance, entrepreneurship, travel hacking, real estate, and all things related to financial independence and early retirement!
Description: [Obsolete] Welcome to Millennial Money Minutes where we tackle tough personal finance, investing, and money topics in 5 minutes. We also interview top personal finance bloggers, authors, and academics. Hosted by Grant from MillennialMoney.com and Matt from DistilledDollar.com.
Description: Millionaires Unveiled interviews and tells the stories of everyday millionaires. We provide detailed insight into their investing strategies and current portfolio allocation. How did they get started? What decisions did they make along the way? How has their portfolio allocation changed, and what are they doing now to not only keep, but also grow, their highly sought after “millionaire” status? From these extensive and thought provoking interviews, you’ll be able to assess your current portfolio allocation, learn investing strategies, and join the fast track to financial success.
Description: The “Motley Fool Money” radio show airs each week on stations across America, including top-10 markets Los Angeles, San Francisco, Atlanta, Boston and Washington, DC. The show features a team of Motley Fool analysts discussing the week’s top business and investing stories, interviews, and an inside look at the stocks on our radar.
Description: [Seems obsolete] Give us a 5-star review on iTunes! Sound Investing was named the “Best Money Podcast” by Money Magazine in 2008. It has provided clear, concise advice on money and retirement since 2001 when it began as a radio program. The program is now delivered exclusively as a podcast offering market analysis, interviews with some of the best minds in investing, the Outrage of the Week, Top Ten Lists, and general information about how to properly prepare yourself for retirement. The best way to get Sound Investing is to subscribe to the podcast through iTunes. That way, you won’t miss any of the action and the podcast will automatically download to your computer. And, they are always available here on this site. Thanks for listening – your feedback and questions are always welcome at: info@PaulMerriman.comhttp://paulmerriman.com
Description: Joshua J Sheats, MSFS, CFP, CLU, ChFC, CASL, CAP, RHU, REBC is a financial planner who teaches people how to live a rich life now while building a plan for financial freedom in 10 years or less. He mixes creative approaches to lifestyle design, deep-dive financial planning techniques, and hard-core business strategy to equip you with the knowledge and inspiration you need to build financial independence.
Description: This is NOT your typical retirement show focused only on saving and investing. It’s about making the most of your life today and in retirement. Retirement isn’t an age OR a financial number. It’s finding that balance between living well today and feeling confident about your retirement. It’s about gaining more freedom to pursue the life you want. In each episode of this award-winning show, Roger unpacks topics like investing, insurance, IRAs, pensions, healthcare expenses, building wealth, creating income, being happy, and much more. Roger Whitney shares practical wisdom on retirement planning learned over 27 years as a financial planner walking life with clients into retirement. Head over to rogerwhitney.com/about to learn more and sign up for the free Retirement Learning Center. An online resource full of checklists you can use to work towards your ideal retirement.
Podcast Name: Rich Dad Radio Show: In-Your-Face Advice on Investing, Personal Finance, & Starting a Business
Description: Beat conventional advice on personal finance, investing, and business with the author of Rich Dad Poor Dad, Robert Kiyosaki. Get ahead with his pull-no-punches style of challenging the advice we’ve all been given on money, investing, and the economy. Frustrated and frightened by the financial advice being given by the mainstream talking heads, Robert Kiyosaki sits down with professionals from the world of money, investing, business, and personal development. Listeners will be provided various viewpoints on how to set themselves up for financial success. If you’re looking for get-rich-quick tips and tricks to investing, move on. Listeners dedicated to the craft of finance and a better life, subscribe! New podcasts released weekly!
Description: 30-year financial talk radio veteran, Don McDonald and former host of Serious Money on PBS, Tom Cock, reunite on a weekly call-in program talking about real money issues. Each week they solve real money problems, dole out real investing (not speculating) advice, and really explain the financial issues that effect all of us. It’s a show designed to provide the real help we all need to enjoy a really great future. Call in with your questions anytime at 855-935-TALK (8255).
Description: [Seems obsolete] The Best Stocks To Buy is a brand of Conner Management Group, LLC, an SEC registered money manager. We use our own proprietary algorithm, not available anywhere else, to review, analyze and rank over 6,000 stocks every week for the benefit of our clients and online subscribers. We leverage growth and value investing principles.
Podcast Name: The BiggerPockets Real Estate Investing Podcast
Description: Imagine you’re friends with hundreds of real estate investors and entrepreneurs. Now imagine you can grab a beer or coffee with each of them and casually chat about failures, successes, motivations, and lessons learned. That’s what The Bigger Pockets Podcast delivers! Co-hosted by Brandon Turner and David Greene, this show provides actionable advice from investors and other real estate professionals every week. We won’t tell you how to “get rich quick” or sell you a course, boot camp, or guru system; instead, we’ll give you real strategies that work for real people. Start listening and join the more than one million like-minded people who are learning to invest on BiggerPockets.com. Previous guests include: Ken McElroy (author of Rich Dad Advisors’ “The ABCs of Real Estate Investing”), Tim Ferriss, Grant Cardone, Ryan Holiday, and many more!
Description: “The Chris Hogan Show” provides sound answers to your money questions. Featuring Chris Hogan, America’s trusted voice on retirement, investing and building wealth, this show educates, encourages and empowers listeners of all ages to create a solid plan for their money and to work toward becoming everyday millionaires. We want to talk to YOU! Call us with your success stories or questions about money. Leave us a voicemail at 844.283.9383 or email us at email@example.com
Description: Money expert Clark Howard shows you practical money-saving ideas to help you Save More, Spend Less, and Avoid Ripoffs. He helps you keep more of what you make and invest your money wisely.
Description: Get motivated and stay on track with your goals by listening to The Dave Ramsey Show, the fourth most downloaded podcast of 2017. In each show, Dave answers questions from listeners on subjects like debt, investing, retirement, insurance, and marriage. A best-selling author, Dave has sold over 10 million books. For more information, visit http://www.daveramsey.com
Description: The Dough Roller Money Podcast helps people make the most of their money. Through interviews, news, tips and resources, the show helps you take your finances to the next level. Whether you are just starting out, under a mountain of debt, or nearing retirement, the Dough Roller Podcast can help you achieve your financial goals. And remember, the best thing money can buy is financial freedom.
Description: [Seems obsolete] This is The Fairer Cents, a business and career podcast all about the different economic realities facing women, people of color and other marginalized groups. “A must listen podcast for anyone who is rady to change the status quo,” according to Forbes. Hosted by Tanja Hester, author of WORK OPTIONAL: The Non-Penny-Pinching Guide to Retiring Early, and creator of Our Next Life, and Kara Perez of Bravely, The Fairer Cents tackles sticky money and financial issues like the wage and wealth gap, the economics of motherhood, emotional labor, women’s ambition and more. We don’t shy away from hard conversations, but we do it all with laughter, and always with a focus on what action you can take in your own life. Subscribe now!
Description: Cody and Justin believe in the concept of “Financial Independence For All”. The FI Show focuses on financial independence, personal development, and life optimization. Our topics include, but are not limited to building wealth, saving money, investing, side hustles, real estate, productivity travel rewards and so much more! Once you’ve graduated from the Dave Ramsey School and achieve debt freedom, you’ll be looking for something else. Well, here it is! We cover ideas and thoughts from the greatest in this space such as Tim Ferriss, Mr. Money Mustache, Joe Rogan, Tony Robbins and more, but with our own personal twist. Welcome to a community of like-minded people who are taking back their time and their lives in the pursuit of financial independence. Are you ready to improve your life?
Podcast Name: The His & Her Money Show: Managing Money, Marriage, and Everything In Between
Description: In this podcast, we equip you to find the balance between managing your money, your marriage and everything in between. We are on the journey to financial independence, and this podcast serves as your ticket to take this ride too. Our goal is to help each one of you to build wealth, and become completely debt free! We discuss numerous personal finance topics such as debt elimination, money saving strategies, budgeting techniques, credit repair, investments, and much more. It’s not just about money though, we also tackle topics that are built to build powerful family structures such as, organization skills, time management, faith, and so much more!
Description: The Investing for Beginners Podcast offers premium investment guidance for beginners to decode industry jargon, silence crippling confusion, and help you overcome emotions– by looking at the numbers.
Description: Do you really want to fulfill your own true potential? Learn how to build a real business with Andy Frisella on The MFCEO Project. Andy is an entrepreneur, CEO, author, and public speaker. He’s built a $100+ million empire from nothing; and on the MFCEO Project he’s going to show you how to do that, too. His podcast covers entrepreneur basics like money, marketing, and management. But Andy also takes your business to the next level with goal setting, productivity, the success mindset and more. Learn what it takes to truly live the “100-0 Lifestyle”. Don’t just learn to win. Let Andy teach you how to run the score up on your competition and dominate in your business.
Podcast Name: The Money Guy Show | Investing, Tax, Estate, Retirement, Insurance, Spending, Saving, and Wealth Building Advice
Description: Brian Preston and Bo Hanson, fee-only financial planners and wealth managers, go beyond common sense as they help you make smart financial decisions. Their professional credentials, sophisticated topics, and approachable style have attracted thousands fans and made them a personal finance phenomena. Learn more about Brian and Bo, read, listen, or watch the show, follow the blog, and connect directly to go beyond common sense at http://www.moneyguy.com.
Description: Welcome to the #MoneyNerds community! This podcast shares weekly stories from people kicking butt with money on their way to financial independence, paying off debt, saving more money, or starting their dream business. Whitney Hansen interviews everyday people with weird, unique, and amazing money stories. If you are looking for a modern voice and financial tips that actually work, this podcast is for you. If you are trying to better your financial life, you’re in the right place!
Description: Peter Schiff is an economist, financial broker/dealer, author, frequent guest on national news, and host of the Peter Schiff Show. He follows up his daily two-hour show with a weekly podcasts focusing on weekly economic data analysis and unbiased coverage of financial news, both in the U.S. and global markets. As entertaining as he is informative, Peter packs decades of brilliant insight into every news item. Join the thousands of fans who have benefited from Peter’s commitment to getting the real story out every week.
Podcast Name: The Scott Alan Turner Show | FINANCIAL ROCK STAR
Description: Live like a Financial Rock Star. Scott has made the money moron mistakes so you don’t have to. He teaches you how to think differently about money, so you can get out of debt, get started investing, and generate passive income with real estate. Scott lived the paycheck-to-paycheck lifestyle, but by age 35, he turned it all around and became a self-made millionaire and is now on a mission to help you. If you’re stressed out or worried about money, the Scott Alan Turner podcast will help. Foolproof finances with unbiased advice (no sponsors, no advertisers). Life change, guaranteed. If you mixed Dave Ramsey, Clark Howard, Rachel Hollis, and Tony Robbins together with a healthy dose of entertainment, rock n roll, and a splash of Star Trek, this show is what you would get.
Description: The Side Hustle Show is the podcast for part-time entrepreneurs who are looking for business ideas, actionable tips to start a business, and killer strategies on how to turn their side hustle dreams into a growing business. We cover all aspects of starting a business and making money (online and offline), including small business marketing, sales, websites, social media marketing, blogging, time management, and more. Our topics include passive income ideas, niche sites, self-publishing, software and app development, coaching and consulting, freelancing, affiliate marketing, Amazon FBA, and much more. Learn how to turn your business idea into your own thriving small business. Starting your own business gives you the freedom and opportunity to quit your job. It doesn’t take a high-flying start-up to make money or create an awesome lifestyle business. Guests include Jon Acuff, Chris Ducker, Brian Clark, John Lee Dumas, Pat Flynn, and many Tim Ferriss and Gary Vaynerchuk proteges. Because your 9 to 5 may make you a living, but your 5-9 makes you alive. Hosted by Nick Loper, Chief Side-Hustler at Side Hustle Nation (.com).
Podcast Name: Wall Street Unplugged – Your Best Source for Finance, Investing & Economics
Description: Listen to renowned small cap stock analyst Frank Curzio talk with leading economists and respected investment professionals. Frank also breaks down the news of the week so all listeners can make money in these markets!
Description: [Seems obsolete] Empower yourself financially. Successful women executives, workplace pioneers, self-made entrepreneurs, industry trendsetters and money-savvy experts reveal insights on how to get ahead, reach your goals, and achieve professional success. They join host Veronica Dagher every Tuesday.