June 29, 2017

Money, Motivation & More with Robert Gignac – Podcast Episode 10 “Money & Emotion”

Money. Emotion. Emotion. Money. “Argh! Money is so emotional!”. If I had a dollar for every time I’ve heard that I’d have… well… some more dollars. What is money? Is it emotional? Why is it emotional? Should it be emotional? Is it a family thing? Since there are so many questions surrounding the concept of Money and Emotion in this episode I’m sharing some thoughts on Money (a $20 bill on my desk) & Emotion (is that $20 bill on my desk sad?) and a discussion I had on this very subject from live “client event” recorded in Calgary, AB […]
June 15, 2017

Money, Motivation & More with Robert Gignac – Podcast Episode 9 “Understanding Financial Pornography”

Many people are using the term “financial pornography” – I thought it might be a good idea to talk about what it is. In short – it’s the depiction of any investment/financial information, typically presented in a sensational manner to generate an intense “fin-emotional” reaction. In this episode I’m sharing a discussion of the terminology with Rob Carrick from the Globe & Mail as well as a discussion of “FinPorn” from a live “client event” recorded in Victoria, BC recently. http://media.blubrry.com/money_motivation_more_with/p/robertgignac.com/podcasts/episode_9-Understanding-Financial-Pornography.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
May 10, 2017

Money, Motivation & More with Robert Gignac – Podcast Episode 8 “Doing Better Things With Your Money”

In my role as a personal finance writer & speaker – people often wonder if I’m immune to making mistakes with my own finances. Absolutely not! I make mistakes, hopefully fewer all the time and hopefully of lesser significance. In “Doing Better Things With Your Money” I share a story from a live “client event” recorded in Calgary, AB recently. http://media.blubrry.com/money_motivation_more_with/p/robertgignac.com/podcasts/episode_8-Doing-Better-Things-With-Your-Money.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
March 7, 2017

Money, Motivation & More with Robert Gignac – Podcast Episode 7 “Living Within Your Means”

The power of saying “NO!” is often underestimated as a way of maintaining firm control on your spending and personal financial habits. This episode finds me in conversation with financial expert Bruce Sellery and was part of Moolala on SiriusXM. http://media.blubrry.com/money_motivation_more_with/p/robertgignac.com/podcasts/episode_7-Living_Within_Your_Means.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS
January 9, 2017

Money, Motivation & More with Robert Gignac – Podcast Episode 6 “Going Too Slow?”

When you are the “trainer” and you need a “trainee” to do something they have never done before – what is the best way to accomplish that? Bribery? Fear? How about yelling? What happens when someone is “Going too Slow”? http://media.blubrry.com/money_motivation_more_with/p/robertgignac.com/podcasts/episode_6-Going_Too_Slow.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSS