Brown Ambition
Brown Ambition is a weekly podcast about juggling life, career, and building wealth on your own terms. Your hosts are Mandi Woodruff, executive editor of MagnifyMoney.com and former personal finance reporter for Yahoo Finance, and Tiffany "The Budgetnista" Aliche, an award-winning financial educator and best-selling author of "The One-Week Budget."
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Ep 209 - What Do We Do Now? (w/Special Guest Sh...
47 min
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Ep. 208 — The World Turned Upside Down
35 min
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Ep. 207 — In the Age of Coronavirus, Treat Your...
43 min
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Ep 206 - Coronavirus pt II; The magic of RSUs; ...
41 min
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Ep 205 — When The Coronavirus Comes For Your 40...
39 min
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Ep. 204 — Here's What They Don't Tell You Abou...
39 min
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Ep. 203 — What's the Deal with Peer to Peer Len...
49 min
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Ep. 202 — Get Ready for Another Major FICO Scor...
45 min
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Ep. 201 — Brown Ambition After Baby
33 min
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Ep. 200 — The Absolute Best Time of Month to Ma...
31 min
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Ep. 199 — Hey Hey Hey 2020!
62 min
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How “The Money Coach” Balances Business, Marria...
How “The Money Coach” Balances Business, Marriage, and Motherhood
53 min
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The 2 Documents Everyone Should Have Before The...
60 min
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How Short-Term Stock Trading Helped This Woman ...
34 min
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Ep. 198 — How Tiffany Made Her First $1 Million...
69 min
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Miko Branch, co-founder of Miss Jessie's Hair Care
49 min
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Ep. 197 — The Choice Between Paying Down Debt a...
46 min
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Ep. 196 — The Magical Power of Slowing Down
43 min
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Ep. 195 — Holiday Bonuses & The Risk of Financi...
55 min
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Ep. 194 — Balancing Boss Life With Wifey Expect...
59 min
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How a Brain Aneurysm Became a Blessing
53 min
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Ep. 193 — The One Field on a Job Application Yo...
45 min
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Ep. 192 — $40,000 of Debt and Not Sure Where t...
47 min
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Ep. 191 — When Bae Doesn't Like That You Earn M...
45 min
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Ep. 190 — How to Get Fired In 24 Hours Or Less
39 min
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Ep. 189 — Tiffany's Goal for The Big 4-0
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Ep. 188 — Credit Limit Increases, Equifax Settl...
39 min
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Ep. 187 — Promote Wealth & Combat Stress by...W...
44 min
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Ep. 186 — When It's OK to Make the "Wrong" Fina...
49 min
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Ep. 185 — Is It Time To Prepare for the Next Re...
52 min
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Battle of the Sexes w/ Paychecks & Balances' Ma...
58 min
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Making Your Money Work For You with Ash Cash
41 min
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Ep. 184 — Letting Fear Get in the Way of Buildi...
50 min
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Ep. 183 — Tips to Talk Your Way Into a Pay Incr...
55 min
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Ep. 182 — Woah, Baby!
50 min
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Ep. 181 — The Crushing Cost of Childcare
55 min
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Ep. 180 — When You Earn Six Figures and Feel Br...
48 min
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Ep. 179 — Big Moves, Student Debt Mistakes and ...
48 min
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Ep. 178 —Big Things Poppin'
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Ep. 177 — How We Really Feel About Dave Ramsey'...
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Ep. 176 — Classic Brown Ambition
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Ep. 175 — The College Graduation Gift Heard 'Ro...
47 min
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How to Start Investing Beyond Your 401(k)
64 min
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Ep. 174 — When That Clever Tweet Could Cost You...
55 min
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Ep. 173 — When Money Issues Threaten Your Menta...
49 min
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Ep. 172 — Getting Married With Six Figure Debt
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Ep. 171 — "So Money" Podcast Host Farnoosh Tora...
She tells it like it is.
37 min
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Ep. 170 — When Paying Off Your Mortgage Doesn't...
36 min
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Ep. 169 — Finding Your Perfect Retirement Numbe...
45 min
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Ep. 168 — How "The Money Coach" Balances Busine...
53 min
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Ep. 167 — Forget Mentors. Here's Why You Need a...
73 min
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Ep. 166 — How Car Debt is Killing Us
62 min
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Ep. 165 — The Power in P---- People Off
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Ep. 164 — Your Burning 2019 Tax Questions: Answ...
44 min
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Ep. 163 — Budgeting With Bae
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Ep. 162 — Stressed Out About Taxes in 2019? Joi...
46 min
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Ep. 161 — How Employers Leave Black Workers Behind
46 min
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Ep. 160  — How Ash Cash Dodged Foreclosure, Dit...
"I ate my humble pie and learned from it."
41 min
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Ep. 159 — So, About That Guy Who Scammed Tiffan...
So, About That Guy Who Scammed Tiffany Out of $25,000...
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Ep. 158 — Fertility Chronicles & Credit Repair
52 min
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Ep. 157 — Shutdown Woes & Debt Consolidation Qs
29 min
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Ep. 156 — New Year, New You!
55 min
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Best of 2018 — Meet the Couple Who Paid Off $10...
43 min
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EP. 155 — The Credit Question That Had Us Both ...
33 min
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Ep. 154 — Student Loan Forgiveness + Entreprene...
51 min
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Ep. 153 — 'Deleting' Bad Credit History Isn't a...
39 min
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Ep. 152 — Debt-Free For the First Time In 20 Ye...
49 min
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Ep. 151 — When That Dream Job Might Not Be So D...
39 min
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Ep. 150 — Multi-Level Marketing Rants and Credi...
39 min
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Ep. 149 — Coping With Financial FOMO
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Ep. 148 — Battle of the Sexes with Paychecks & ...
58 min
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Ep. 147 — How Tiffany Saved $100,000 On Her Tax...
38 min
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Ep. 146 — How Tela Holcomb Doubled Her 401(k) I...
34 min
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Ep. 145 — Real Talk for the Debt Divas Out There
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Ep. 144 — How The Recession Made Us Stronger......
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Ep. 143 — Fertility Fixer Upper
A long-awaited health/family update from Tiffany
38 min
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Ep. 142 — Think Outside the 401(k) — Tips to In...
Helen Ngo of Capital Benchmark Partners Joins the Show
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How A Hand-Me-Down House Helped This Couple Pay...
28 min
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Awesomely Luvvie Ajayi
Awesomely Luvvie Ajayi
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Ep. 141 — Confessions of an Entrepreneur
The Budgetnista opens up about the challenges of scaling a one-woman business into fully-fledged company with full-time employees.
43 min
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Ep. 140 —How Much You Should Have Saved by Age ...
Have you saved enough yet?
35 min
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Ep. 139 – The Personality Test That Can Totally...
Mandi shares the personality test that changed the way she communicates with others at work — for the better!
41 min
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Ep. 138 — Miko Branch, co-founder of Miss Jessi...
On today's show, we're joined by Miko Branch, who in 2004 co-founded Miss Jessie's curly hair products with her sister Titi, inspired by their grandmother's homemade recipes They have been serving the curly, kinky and wavy hair community ever since....
48 min
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Ep. 137 – Closing credit cards to cancel debt? ...
Happy Brown Ambition Wednesday! On today's show:  Tiffany's biggest tax lessons as an entrepreneur A shoutout to Yelp Cash Back — check it out if you haven't yet!  Today's Q&A features some great listener questions —1) Does interest...
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Ep. 136 – In Our Feelings
On today's show:  We shoutout listeners who Tweet or Instagram us on each show. Want a shoutout? Hit us up at @brownambitionpodcast on the gram or @theBApodcast on Twitter.  We take a question from listener Sheena who wants to know if she...
39 min
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Ep.135 — Essencefest Recap; Bitcoin Woes; Homeb...
Each week we feature comments/questions from our listeners on Twitter and Instagram! Want to get a shoutout? Hit is up @theBApodcast on Twitter or @brownambitionpodcast on the gram.  As mentioned on the show, here are some great resources if...
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Ep. 134: Better a $400 lesson than $4,000 lesson
Happy Fourth of July! We're back with a fresh episode this week.  We cover:  Tiffany's $400 home improvement whoopsie (ok, it was Super Man's fault technically) Risks of taking out a 401(k) loan for a home down payment A listener asks us...
42 min
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Ep. 133 — The Pregnancy Tax
We tackle some juicy topics on today's show: Tiffany's decision on a $60,000 home upgrade (Yikes.) NYT's sobering report on discrimination against pregnant women in the workplace And we take YOUR questions on personal loans, credit cards and how...
38 min
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EP. 132 — This is America?
Happy Brown Ambition Wednesday!   On today's show:  This is America? Unpacking the heartbreaking news from the border.  Personal loans vs credit builder loans
33 min
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Ep. 131 — These Atlanta newlyweds Paid off $100...
On today's show, we have a truly inspiring story to share. Leo and Faith were about to get married when they attended pre-marital counseling at their church. It was then that they were encouraged to sit down and get honest about the finances and their...
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Ep. 130 — RIP Kate Spade; Socially Responsible ...
Happy Brown Ambition Wednesday! Today on the show, we share some messages from our listeners on Twitter and the 'gram. Hit us up @theBApodcast or @brownambitionpodcast to share your thoughts on this week's episode, give us a shoutout or ask a...
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Ep. 129 — 'Roseanne' Shenanigans and Gayle Jenn...
Happy Brown Ambition Wednesday! We are BACK with an amazing guest on today's show — Gayle Jennings-O'Byrne, founder and CEO of iNTENT Manifesto, a new movement aimed at helping women of color-led startups find investors for their businesses. ...
46 min
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Rock Your Net Worth in 2018
On today's show:  The most important number to know: Your net worth! We take a question from listener Ashely about how to manage side hustles to boost her net worth and we chat about what net worth really means and why you should focus on...
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Ep. 128 — Beauty Confessions and Stock Moves
Today on the show: We share some real talk beauty confessions...and when it’s worth it to splurge vs save  We used a free stock trading app to buy stocks recently...we’ll tell you how it’s going! We take a question from a listener who...
43 min
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Ep. 127 — So, About That Time Tiffany Got Someo...
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Ep. 126 — Saving Our Parents From Themselves
Want to get a shoutout on our show? Follow us @brownambitionpodcast on Instagram. Post a photo of yourself, tag us in it and use the hashtag #BrownAmbition. In the post, tell us why you're the ultimate representation of Brown Ambition. Did you just...
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Ep. 125 — The Debt Consolidation Cycle
Ep. 125 — The Debt Consolidation Cycle Happy Brown Ambition Wednesday! We're featuring a "win of the week" from our BA listeners on Instagram (@brownambitionpodcast) or Twitter (@theBApodcast). Tell us your win of the week and we might feature it on...
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Ep. 124 — Enduring the Unimaginable: CNBC's Sha...
In September 2016, Sharon Epperson was at the gym when she felt a relentless, migraine-like pain shoot through her head and neck. One S.O.S. call to her husband and several hours in the hospital later, she learned she was one of 30,000 people in the...
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Ep. 123 —  The Best Advice When You're Feeling ...
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Ep. 122 — The 2 Documents You Need to Have Befo...
Today on the show we have attorney extraordinaire Art Steele. Art Steele is a business and estate planning attorney who helps entrepreneurs and families protect what matters most.     She started her career at Skadden Arps in...
60 min