Retirement accounts can be confusing! Let’s break down the differences and similarities between a 401(k), Roth 401(k), traditional IRA, and Roth IRA so we can feel confident about contributing towards our retirement.
Today, we focus on what we can do with any money left over after paying bills, why emergency funds are important, and what’s been going on with the stock market during this crisis. We’ll also talk about how we can make sure we’re better prepared for financial surprises in the future. Get more stock market … Continued
We focus on resources available to you if you’re struggling with bills and needing to stretch your money, and what immediate changes you should and shouldn’t be making right now (even if you still have income coming in). Note that this is a dense episode, since we’ll go over everything from the job market, loan … Continued
Join host Megumi Smisson as she talks about money and begins her journey towards financial freedom. In this episode, she discusses the most important (and often most overlooked) part of taking control of your finances: talking about money. Learn how to get control of your money so you have a better understanding of your financial … Continued
Are you trying to get your financial sh*t together, but don’t know where to begin? Join host Megumi Smisson as she starts making money moves, and get simple, fun, and actually applicable tips that will make managing your money less scary and less confusing!
Originally from Tokyo, Japan, Megumi Smisson is a current Angeleno who has previously lived in New York and San Francisco. After graduating from New York University, she worked in entertainment marketing before pursuing a career as an actor. After getting some TV, commercial, and hosting experience under her belt along with years of waiting tables, Megumi returned to the corporate world as an international marketing professional. Throughout her multicultural upbringing, corporate experience, and creative endeavors, Megumi has learned above all else the importance of financial knowledge for anyone all across the world.