Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

Ever notice that we will talk about everything before we talk about money? Sex? No problem. Politics? Bring it on. Money? Totally taboo. But not for long! Nicole Lapin— the only financial expert you don’t need a dictionary to understand, New York Times best selling author of Rich Bitch, and host of Money Rehab— is here to rehab your wallet, so you can get your financial life together once and for all. Episodes are just ten minutes-ish... no frills, just bite-sized tips and tricks so you don’t waste any time. And Nicole wants to hear from YOU! Email the money questions you want answered to moneyrehab@moneynewsnetwork.com and Nicole will help–and you could even join Nicole on the show for a one-on-one intervention.

Encore: The Real Cost of Coachella

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 1 day ago
  • 07:46

Go-chella or no-chella? Nicole breaks down how much seeing the biggest names in music— and more importantly, posing in front of the Ferris wheel— really costs. Originally aired 4.2023

The Points Guy on the Best Credit Cards and Travel Hacks That Really Work

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 2 days ago
  • 24:57

Today Nicole calls up Brian Kelly, aka The Points Guy, to give you all the tips on how to book your dream trip without breaking the bank. In the first part of their conversation, Brian shares his credit card picks for the best loyalty perks and debunks which viral travel tips really work, and which are BS. Stay tuned for the second part of their conversation next week, where Brian shares his favorite destinations for an awesome— and affordable— vacation.

Say This When Asking For a Raise— According to Bozoma Saint John

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 8 days ago
  • 36:26

If you’ve ever seen a Pepsi, Apple Music, Uber, or Netflix marketing campaign that you liked, Bozoma (Boz) Saint John probably had something to do with it. And that’s because, throughout her career, Boz has been at the helm of all of those massive brands. And today, we get to hear what she’s learned from working on these massive brands— like how to talk about mental health at work, how to build a personal brand, and how to negotiate a raise before you even get the job. Find more Boz badassery in her book, here: https://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/688798/the-urgent-life-by-bozoma-saint-john/ 2023-04-19

Why You Need a Financial Planner— and No, You Don’t Need To Be Rich To Have One!

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 9 days ago
  • 48:37

A financial planner is like a money coach that can help you meet your money goals. Let's be honest: we all could use that. Historically, financial planners have gotten a bad rap as inaccessible to the 99% and just plain intimidating— but, it doesn’t have to be that way. Today, Nicole will prove it. Nicole calls up Brent Weiss, a CFP®-certified financial planner and Head of Financial Wellness at Facet— a financial planning company that is truly changing the game. Nicole and Brent do a little client-financial planner role play to make your first conversation with a financial planner easier. Then, they dig into which questions you should ask a financial planner to make sure they're legit, what goals you should set, and how to measure success. Claim Facet’s offer for Money Rehabbers, and the list of questions Brent recommends you ask a prospective financial planner here: https://facet.com/moneyrehab 

You Could Save Thousands By Waiting To Put Your House on the Market - Here's Why

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 10 days ago
  • 07:35

If you want to sell your house but haven’t listed it yet, you might want to wait until mid-July because it could mean keeping thousands of dollars in your pocket. And if you did just sell your house— you might be entitled to get some of your money back. It all comes down to a recent lawsuit. Nicole explains the headline, and how you can benefit from it. Check your eligibility for the settlement here: https://www.realestatecommissionlitigation.com/

Funny Money with Comedian Justine Marino: Boy Dinner, Wendy's Surge-Not-Surge Pricing and Chizza

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 11 days ago
  • 31:03

Today's episode is another installment of Funny Money, where Nicole gives bizarre headlines from business and finance, and a comedian gives their famously non-expert insight on the topic. Today, Nicole talks to the hilarious Justine Marino, host of the Glitter and Garbage podcast. Justine gives her take on Wendy's dynamic (definitely not surge) pricing, what role she'd cast Winnie the Pooh in now that the intellectual property is in the public domain and yay or nay on Chizza. Subscribe to Glitter and Garbage here: https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/glitter-and-garbage/id1506683181 

Pro Athlete Gabby Reece's Exercises for Wealth and Health

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 12 days ago
  • 30:31

If you're slammed at work, you might think that you don't have time for your health. But, as multi-hyphenate Gabby Reece will tell you, taking good care of yourself doesn't have to be time-consuming or complicated. Today, Nicole sits down with Gabby to get her take on some trendy wellness fads and health hacks anyone can try at home. Find Gabby's podcast and health resources here: https://www.gabriellereece.com/

Barbara Corcoran's Advice on Building Your Dream Team and Getting on SNL

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 15 days ago
  • 11:41

In the second part of their conversation, Nicole asks Barbara all the most common questions entrepreneurs have on hiring— from how to budget for a good employee, to the most important interview questions to ask; and, Barbara has a hilarious story about the question a candidate asked her in an interview that landed them the job immediately.

A Masterclass on Making Big Money in Real Estate with THE Barbara Corcoran

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 16 days ago
  • 23:53

There’s a whole lot of bad "financial advice" on TikTok — especially when it comes to real estate. Today, Nicole goes through some of these hot trends with THE real estate expert Barbara Corcoran.  They talk about which hacks are true… and which are totally BS. They also talk about which celebrities need to get realistic about their wild real estate listings, how often Barbara checks her bank account and which of the Sharks on Shark Tank Barbara would start a business with. For more Barbara, join her community Barbara In Your Pocket: https://www.patreon.com/BarbaraCorcoran

How Soho House Lost $118 Million Last Year — and What It Tells Us About Scaling Exclusivity

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 17 days ago
  • 07:06

Today, Nicole follows the money trail of Soho House's financial problems and unpacks the key question: how do you scale a business built on exclusivity?

Should We All Be Biohacking? With Casper Co-Founder Neil Parikh

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 18 days ago
  • 30:31

Have you noticed that there is a very bizarre trend happening in the entrepreneurship space? There is a very specific bro-y entrepreneur who is super into biohacking. Why is this one particular type of person so obsessed with these health hacks? And, an even bigger question: are these entrepreneurs onto something? To answer these questions, Nicole talks to Neil Parikh, one of the co-founders of Casper. Want to chat one-on-one with Neil about your business? Book him on Intro at https://intro.co/neilparikh

What People Get Wrong About Bonds— and How To Get It Right

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 19 days ago
  • 07:05

Short-term Treasury Bills are killing it right now. You can get a one-month Treasury for over 5%. However, there is a really common misconception about bonds that can seriously mess up the way that you plan for your investment returns. Nicole explains this mistake, and how to fix it.

Why Jeff Bezos Is Selling Amazon Stock— and What That Means for Investors

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 22 days ago
  • 06:35

Jeff Bezos recently sold around $2.4 billion of Amazon stock... does he know something we don't know? Isn't that insider trading? Today Nicole explains how C-Suite executives are allowed to sell their own stock, the common misconception you should NOT fall for, and one infamous insider trading story you might not know that you know! Need a hand analyzing investments? Start here with these Money Rehab episodes: Check These Three Things Before You Invest in a Company: https://link.chtbl.com/IQU_FIoE Your Richest Investment Is Closer Than You Think: https://link.chtbl.com/ufIWt50U

We're Living Longer— But Can We Afford To? You Can With These Tips!

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 23 days ago
  • 30:58

Here’s some great news: we're living longer lives. But that also means we’re going to have to save more for a longer retirement. Today, Nicole talks with Michael Clinton, bestselling author and New Longevity expert, on the significant impact our longer lives will have on the economy— both good and bad, how that affects what we can reasonably expect to earn from Social Security when we retire, and answer the question: what if I can’t afford a long life? Spoiler alert - you can. Nicole and Michael tell you how.  To learn more about Michael's work, click here: https://roarforward.com/book/

Why Billionaires Are Buying Bunkers

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 24 days ago
  • 09:52

Doomsday prepping used to be a very niche category. But after the past few years we’ve had, the preppers are a little less fringe. In fact, there are new preppers. And they’re the 1%. From Mark Zuckerberg to Bill Gates, today Nicole takes you through the totally wild— and a little spooky— prepper economy.

4 Hacks for Busting Credit Card Debt

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 25 days ago
  • 07:41

Nicole goes beyond the typical budgeting advice, and brings you four pro tips for getting that debt monkey off of your back.

Should You Keep Your Salary Secret from Your Coworkers? With Entrepreneur Magazine Editor in Chief Jason Feifer

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 26 days ago
  • 22:41

Today, Jason Feifer (editor in chief of Entrepreneur magazine), joins Nicole to talk about a taboo topic in the money world: salary. Should we be talking openly about how much we’re making? Nicole and Jason hash it out today!

Suffering From "Money Dysmorphia?" Heres How To Cure It

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • 29 days ago
  • 10:04

A recent study done by Credit Karma found that nearly one-third of Americans grapple with money dysmorphia— a state of distorted perception of one's financial health, caused by the relentless comparison with depictions of wealth online. Today, Nicole unpacks the biggest source of this condition and how we can cure it ourselves.

Will Social Security Go Bankrupt By the Time You Retire? Here's the Truth

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • about 1 month ago
  • 11:28

If you've been banking on Social Security being your slush fund in retirement... don't. Nicole explains how Social Security benefits work, why they're in trouble, how this issue has become a part of the 2024 Presidential campaigns, and what you need to do in order to prepare. Here is the Social Security Benefits calculator Nicole mentions: https://www.ssa.gov/OACT/quickcalc/ Here is where to set up the "my Social Security" account: https://www.ssa.gov/myaccount/

Why the Soundless TikTok Videos Matter

Money Rehab with Nicole Lapin

  • about 1 month ago
  • 05:37

If you’ve been scrolling TikTok recently and noticed influencers are now dancing to video with no sound, silent disco style? Yeah - that’s actually the fallout of a complicated licensing battle between two giants: TikTok and Universal Music Group. The breakdown of licensing negotiations between these two companies is a fascinating case study for where the music industry is right now in the era of streaming. Nicole explains what happened, and what's at stake for musicians and fans.