Derek and Carrie Olsen
Derek and Carrie survived a tough first year of marriage financially which included a short sale on a house Carrie brought into the marriage. However, facing the money challenges together actually made Derek and Carrie a stronger couple. Now they encourage other couples to work together financially for a better marriage.
At age 33, Justin retired from a career in civil engineering to spend more time with his family and pursue his other interests and hobbies. He founded RootofGood.com to share advice on reaching financial independence and enjoying the early retired life.
A serial entrepreneur since childhood who built his own wealth as a hedge fund investment manager before “retiring” at 35. He grew his net worth from less than zero at 23 to the point of financial independence just 12 years later. He teaches advanced investing and advanced retirement planning principles.
LaTisha Styles is a nationally recognized, millennial personal finance expert. She'll share the 3 steps she used to eliminate $22,000 in credit card debt.
Jessi Fearon is the founder of the popular personal finance blog, TheBudgetMama.com, where she shares her family's real life on a budget. In this session, she's tackling how to budget when funds are tight.
Lynnette Khalfani-Cox, The Money Coach®, is a personal finance expert, television and radio personality, and the author of numerous books, including the New York Times bestseller Zero Debt. She'll share sound financial principles for the GenX crowd and beyond. Recover from financial setbacks with these strategies and develop a plan to finish this game of life on top.
Financial planner and Mom and Dad Money founder Matt Becker walks us through how you can prepare for two major parenting goals - transitioning so you can be a stay at home parent and building a college fund for your kid!
Trying to get on the same page with your finances? Tai and Talaat from His and Her Money share how you two can communicate better as a couple!
Single women and single mothers face special challenges when working to overcome financial setbacks and accomplish their money goals. Our expert panel of fabulous single women will share their strategies for dumping debt, overcoming under-earning, and thriving as the head of household.
Maureen Campaiola from a Debt Free Mess Free Life shares her story of becoming the caregiver for her aging parents. She shares some valuable tips and advice for those finding themselves in the same situation.
So many people dream of starting a business, but not many make that leap. Phillip Taylor gives resources and advice that helped him fulfill his dreams and transition into an entrepreneurs!
Nick Loper is the chief hustler at Side Hustle Nation. He'll share his own journey to the entrepreneurial life. We'll look how side-hustling can be a way to better your finances and contribute something meaningful to the world!
Sandy Smith eliminated $50,000 of debt while unemployed through the power of side-hustling. Learn how to side-hustle strategically and deliberately so that you can grow your income, slash debt, and identify skills that you already have and make money from those skills online.
David Auten and John Schneider share the process of paying off the debt while still enjoying life. Learn strategies that helped them get rid off $51,000 of combined credit card debt, find fun and frugal activities, and become more money conscious.
Derek & Carrie come from vastly different backgrounds when it comes to money. Derek grew up having "more than enough" while Carrie's family struggled and hardly ever discussed money at all. In this session, you'll find out how this couple overcame their money differences, worked through a foreclosure, started successful location-independent businesses and are on track to become totally debt free in just a couple of months!
Melanie Lockert is the main contributor at DearDebt.com and the author of the book with the same name. Melanie wrote Dear Debt to chronicle her debt dumping process. We'll cover practical advice for trimming expenses and increasing income to help you eliminate debt.
Justin McCurry shares the process he and his wife took to financially prepare themselves to retire in their 30s!
Mindy Jenson's cover was blown on CNBC. She's Mrs. 1500 and a member of the Bigger Pockets Team. She'll share her secrets on building a million dollar net worth and how you can succeed with investing in real estate.
Understanding the basic of investing principles needed to get started and why the financial media is a horrible source of information about the stock market.
Join us in January and hear from 20+ financial experts and those who have been in the trenches to learn how you can pay off debt, boost your income, and invest in your future!