Episode 213 – Money Management Through Uncertain Times with Farnoosh Torabi

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On today’s episode we have with us Farnoosh Torabi; a Brooklyn-based financial expert, author and host of the award-winning podcast So Money, which has received over 13 million downloads. She is the contributing financial editor for O, The Oprah Magazine. The New York Times calls her advice, “perfectly practical.” She contributes to The Today Show, Dr. Oz and Live! with Kelly and Ryan.

Throughout these troubling times, it can be so difficult to navigate what to do next. Today on Shaun T’s Trust and Believe Podcast,  Farnoosh discusses with Shaun some of the latest money questions surrounding all the economic uncertainty and turmoil. Listen in to hear about Farnoosh’s own experience in losing a job and her ability to pivot through the last recession that brought her to her success today and advice on how you can do the same.

Show notes:

  • 1:04 – Who is Farnoosh and how did she get into finance?
  • 4:35 – The pandemic and how it’s affecting our economy
  • 7:15 – Differentiating this financial crisis from the Great Recession of 2008
  • 12:30 – All the companies that came out of the 2008 Recession
  • 14:11 – What should people do right now who have been put out of work
  • 15:50 – Pivoting your business to the internet and its opportunity
  • 19:42 – How to save money and motivational tips to do so
  • 30:08 – Building a business through a recession – How Farnoosh made it happen
  • 37:22 – Managing time at home with a business
  • 39:13 – Working from home pressure
  • 43:11 – How can people Trust and Believe in themselves through these tough times?

Check out the So Money Podcast with Farnoosh Torabi and her latest book She Makes More.

Find Farnoosh on social:
– Instagram: @farnooshtorabi
– Twitter : @farnoosh

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