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Better Off with Jill Schlesinger

By Cadence13

Host Jill Schlesinger, CFP®, tackles sometimes uncomfortable and even controversial money and investing issues, without the financial jargon, to get to the heart of what’s important for anyone to know. Jill takes listener phone calls and interviews informative and entertaining guests each week to uncover surprising insights and provide actionable information so you can make the most of your money. This show is sponsored by Betterment. Have a question? Email us at askjill@betteroffpodcast.com.

  1. 1.
    Your Money with Ron Lieber24 May 2018
    35:51
  2. 2.
    Planning for Early Retirement 22 May 2018
    5:39
  3. 3.
    When the Wolves Bite with Scott Wapner17 May 2018
    40:40
  4. 4.
    Should I Take Pension Lump Sum?15 May 2018
    12:00
  5. 5.
    Investing For the World You Want10 May 2018
    38:15
  6. 6.
    BONUS call: Is Our Advisor Screwing Us? 8 May 2018
    9:01
  7. 7.
    The Best Team Wins3 May 2018
    34:03
  8. 8.
    BONUS call: PMI and Brokerage Account1 May 2018
    13:21
  1. 9.
    Listener Questions: Student Loans, Retirement Planning, 529 College Savings26 April 2018
    27:23
  2. 10.
    BONUS call: Student Loan Debt24 April 2018
    14:15
  3. 11.
    Inside the World of Financial Regulation 19 April 2018
    42:05
  4. 12.
    BONUS call: Helping the Parents in Retirement 17 April 2018
    13:08
  5. 13.
    The Year I Put My Financial Life in Order12 April 2018
    39:25
  6. 14.
    BONUS call: Early Retirement10 April 2018
    15:20
  7. 15.
    The China Hustle5 April 2018
    41:04
  8. 16.
    BONUS call: Can I Retire Early? 3 April 2018
    8:19
  9. 17.
    Workplace Retirement Plans29 March 2018
    32:49
  10. 18.
    BONUS call: Student Loan Debt 27 March 2018
    13:47
  11. 19.
    How Congress Governs the Federal Reserve22 March 2018
    32:55
  12. 20.
    BONUS call: Roth IRA Conversion20 March 2018
    8:36
  13. 21.
    Thinking in Bets with Annie Duke15 March 2018
    31:07
  14. 22.
    BONUS call: Social Investing 13 March 2018
    6:36
  15. 23.
    Presence with Amy Cuddy8 March 2018
    36:00
  16. 24.
    BONUS call: Timing the Market 6 March 2018
    8:08
  17. 25.
    Tax Season Identity Theft1 March 2018
    31:12
  18. 26.
    BONUS call: 401(k) vs Roth 401(k)27 February 2018
    5:57
  19. 27.
    Tax Season Tips with Ed Slott22 February 2018
    35:31
  20. 28.
    BONUS call: Military Retirement Planning 20 February 2018
    13:22
  21. 29.
    100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask15 February 2018
    34:22
  22. 30.
    BONUS call: Investment Property 13 February 2018
    9:32
  23. 31.
    Worried Market Watchers: What (Not) To Do Next8 February 2018
    26:04
  24. 32.
    BONUS call: Saving for House 6 February 2018
    6:43
  25. 33.
    Universal Basic Income with Rutger Bregman and Roth IRA 1 February 2018
    26:09
  26. 34.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning 30 January 2018
    13:07
  27. 35.
    #MeToo, Workplace Equality and the Gender Gap25 January 2018
    34:08
  28. 36.
    BONUS call: Windfall Tax 23 January 2018
    7:59
  29. 37.
    Bitcoin, Cryptocurrencies and Blockchain 18 January 2018
    32:51
  30. 38.
    BONUS call: Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency 16 January 2018
    8:38
  31. 39.
    Gaining an Edge on Your Career and Life11 January 2018
    31:46
  32. 40.
    BONUS call: Mortgage Pay Off 9 January 2018
    10:36
  33. 41.
    Eight Financial Resolutions for 20184 January 2018
    22:39
  34. 42.
    BONUS call: SIPC 2 January 2018
    5:58
  35. 43.
    Fifty Years of 60 Minutes with Jeff Fager28 December 2017
    19:51
  36. 44.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning26 December 2017
    11:50
  37. 45.
    Tax Reform and What it Means for You21 December 2017
    31:40
  38. 46.
    BONUS call: Target Date Funds 19 December 2017
    6:00
  39. 47.
    Bond Boot Camp: What They Are and How They Work 14 December 2017
    36:58
  40. 48.
    BONUS call: Buy vs Rent12 December 2017
    8:43
  41. 49.
    Financial Journalist Felix Salmon is a Curmudgeon and a Baker7 December 2017
    37:35
  42. 50.
    BONUS call: Roth 401(k)5 December 2017
    10:24
  43. 51.
    Rich People are Anxious...and What That Says About Society30 November 2017
    36:45
  44. 52.
    Charitable Giving Boot Camp on #GivingTuesday28 November 2017
    22:20
  45. 53.
    Preserving and Sharing Humanity’s Stories with StoryCorps23 November 2017
    23:22
  46. 54.
    BONUS call: Annuities 21 November 2017
    6:56
  47. 55.
    Food Stamps, Grants, Loans, and Behavioral Economics with Michael Lewis16 November 2017
    31:46
  48. 56.
    BONUS call: 401(k) or Roth 401(k)14 November 2017
    6:13
  49. 57.
    Side Hustle with Chris Guillebeau9 November 2017
    35:12
  50. 58.
    BONUS call: Student Loans 7 November 2017
    6:30
  51. 59.
    BONUS call: Mortgage Pay Off 4 November 2017
    8:57
  52. 60.
    The Four Tendencies with Gretchen Rubin2 November 2017
    34:40
  53. 61.
    BONUS call: Mortgage Rates 31 October 2017
    13:13
  54. 62.
    The Hidden DNA of Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google with Scott Galloway26 October 2017
    35:14
  55. 63.
    BONUS call: Buy vs Rent 24 October 2017
    9:50
  56. 64.
    The Road to Black Monday, the Worst Day in Wall Street History with Diana Henriques 19 October 2017
    41:05
  57. 65.
    BONUS call: Pension Plan 17 October 2017
    9:52
  58. 66.
    The Equifax Data Breach with Credit Expert John Ulzheimer 12 October 2017
    33:56
  59. 67.
    BONUS call: Roth 401(k)10 October 2017
    7:24
  60. 68.
    George Anders & The Surprising Power of a "Useless" Liberal Arts Education5 October 2017
    39:48
  61. 69.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning 3 October 2017
    6:11
  62. 70.
    Fifty Inventions That Shaped the Modern Economy with Tim Harford 28 September 2017
    36:52
  63. 71.
    BONUS call: Student Loans 26 September 2017
    7:48
  64. 72.
    How Wall Street Destroyed Main Street with Rana Foroohar 21 September 2017
    37:04
  65. 73.
    BONUS call: Life Insurance 19 September 2017
    14:19
  66. 74.
    MONEY’s 2017-18 Best Colleges For Your Money 14 September 2017
    36:47
  67. 75.
    BONUS call: Real Estate 12 September 2017
    9:36
  68. 76.
    Weapons of Math Destruction with Cathy O’Neil 7 September 2017
    40:03
  69. 77.
    BONUS call: Elder Care 5 September 2017
    12:27
  70. 78.
    Strategies for Achieving Peak Performance 31 August 2017
    35:22
  71. 79.
    BONUS call: Do You Need a Financial Advisor 29 August 2017
    9:07
  72. 80.
    Stacking Benjamins: Earn, Save, and Spend Money With a Plan24 August 2017
    36:49
  73. 81.
    BONUS call: Asset Allocation 22 August 2017
    10:12
  74. 82.
    Why the Justice Department Fails to Prosecute Executives17 August 2017
    39:21
  75. 83.
    BONUS call: Student Loans 15 August 2017
    9:37
  76. 84.
    How the Best Leaders Inspire People Every Day 10 August 2017
    35:15
  77. 85.
    BONUS call: Diversification 8 August 2017
    9:10
  78. 86.
    Hot Housing: How to Buy and Sell3 August 2017
    34:06
  79. 87.
    BONUS call: Asset Allocation 1 August 2017
    10:16
  80. 88.
    Pop Culture and Technology with Jeff Bakalar and Russ Frushtick27 July 2017
    34:08
  81. 89.
    BONUS call: Home Buying 25 July 2017
    7:51
  82. 90.
    The Secret History of the iPhone with Brian Merchant 20 July 2017
    33:13
  83. 91.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning18 July 2017
    8:39
  84. 92.
    How to Buy a Car with Consumer Reports Auto Specialist Mike Quincy 13 July 2017
    33:25
  85. 93.
    BONUS call: Become a CFP 11 July 2017
    10:02
  86. 94.
    Summer Travel Tips with Peter Greenberg 6 July 2017
    37:37
  87. 95.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning 4 July 2017
    8:07
  88. 96.
    Personal Finance 101 with Liz Weston29 June 2017
    33:07
  89. 97.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning 27 June 2017
    10:21
  90. 98.
    Why Wall Street Matters with William Cohan22 June 2017
    33:24
  91. 99.
    BONUS call: Health and Money 20 June 2017
    11:02
  92. 100.
    Cybersecurity and Hacking with Kevin Mitnick15 June 2017
    31:34
  93. 101.
    BONUS call: Side Hustle 13 June 2017
    7:10
  94. 102.
    Behavioral Economics with Michael Lewis8 June 2017
    34:22
  95. 103.
    BONUS call: Inheritance 6 June 2017
    7:16
  96. 104.
    Option B with Adam Grant1 June 2017
    30:51
  97. 105.
    BONUS call: Saving for Retirement 30 May 2017
    4:51
  98. 106.
    Bernie Madoff and The Wizard of Lies with Diana Henriques 25 May 2017
    46:28
  99. 107.
    BONUS call: 401(k) Rollover 23 May 2017
    5:35
  100. 108.
    Succeeding in College and Life with Daniel Lerner and Alan Schlechter 18 May 2017
    36:53
  101. 109.
    BONUS call: Early Retirement 16 May 2017
    9:00
  102. 110.
    Life Insurance Made Simple with Yaron Ben-Zvi 11 May 2017
    31:25
  103. 111.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning9 May 2017
    7:53
  104. 112.
    Global Economics with Mohamed El-Erian (Part Two)4 May 2017
    33:44
  105. 113.
    BONUS call: Do You Need a Mortgage? 2 May 2017
    7:03
  106. 114.
    Global Economics with Mohamed El-Erian (Part One)27 April 2017
    33:33
  107. 115.
    BONUS call: Student Loans25 April 2017
    9:55
  108. 116.
    The Muse: Navigating Your Career with Alexandra Cavoulacos and Kathryn Minshew20 April 2017
    36:46
  109. 117.
    BONUS Fiduciary Rule Q/A18 April 2017
    17:05
  110. 118.
    Leadership Skills with Retired Admiral William H. McRaven13 April 2017
    35:36
  111. 119.
    BONUS call: Investing and Taxes11 April 2017
    8:02
  112. 120.
    Financial Aid and Student Loans with Kelly Peeler 6 April 2017
    36:15
  113. 121.
    BONUS call: Early Retirement 4 April 2017
    9:18
  114. 122.
    Taking Charge of Your Career with Nicole Lapin30 March 2017
    35:35
  115. 123.
    BONUS call: Disability Insurance 28 March 2017
    5:30
  116. 124.
    Listener Questions with Alex Benke, CFP® at Betterment 23 March 2017
    36:35
  117. 125.
    BONUS call 006: How to Find a Financial Advisor21 March 2017
    7:23
  118. 126.
    Tax Prep Tips with Ed Slott 16 March 2017
    36:38
  119. 127.
    BONUS call: Mortgage Pay Off14 March 2017
    6:23
  120. 128.
    Become an Intelligent Investor with Jason Zweig (Part Two) 9 March 2017
    30:45
  121. 129.
    BONUS call: Retirement Planning7 March 2017
    9:48
  122. 130.
    Become an Intelligent Investor with Jason Zweig (Part One)2 March 2017
    34:42
  123. 131.
    BONUS call: Annuity 28 February 2017
    5:01
  124. 132.
    Silicon Valley Disrupters with Brad Stone 23 February 2017
    34:18
  125. 133.
    BONUS call: Roth IRA21 February 2017
    4:26
  126. 134.
    Fiduciary Rule with Betterment CEO Jon Stein16 February 2017
    35:06
  127. 135.
    BONUS call: Student Loans14 February 2017
    6:49
  128. 136.
    Kids and Financial Literacy with Beth Kobliner9 February 2017
    31:27
  129. 137.
    Fiduciary Standard Under Fire with Megan Leonhardt and Jack Otter2 February 2017
    35:28
  130. 138.
    Build Your Dream Network with Kelly Hoey26 January 2017
    36:26
  131. 139.
    Misleading Numbers in Elections and Investing with Harry Enten19 January 2017
    36:03
  132. 140.
    Fail More, Reinvent Yourself with James Altucher12 January 2017
    35:19
  133. 141.
    New Year's Resolution: Become a Millionaire with David Bach5 January 2017
    38:22
  134. 142.
    Teaser Episode21 December 2016
    0:56

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