Review of You Are a Bad*** at Making Money with Guest Devon Baeza podcast

By moneylauracoleman | Dec 22, 2018

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-adhzs-a29219 Guest, Devon Baeza and Host, Laura Coleman discuss the book You Are A Bad*** At Making Money by Jen Sincero. How can our thoughts, money stories, and a Money Journal help us reach our financial goal for preparing for adoption and fertility? Finally, learn how to pronounce Devon’s last name.

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Book Review of Jen Sincero’s You Are a Bad*** At Making Money

By moneylauracoleman | Dec 17, 2018

This article may contain affiliate links, but each link has the Saver/Security Money Personality pledge. I only recommend if my Saver/Security Money Personality would actually buy it. Money earned from affiliate links helps us to continue with our mission of preparing couples financially for adoption/fertility.  I’ve teamed up with Devon Baeza, a fertility financial coach,… Read More

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5 Techniques for Better Money Conversations

By moneylauracoleman | Dec 10, 2018

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-z4x9t-a1803d Adopting and going through fertility is stressful enough and then we add the money equation to the mix. Studies show that the wounds from money-related arguments can feel more painful than other types of arguments. Join Family Money Coaching as we teach you the 5 Techniques for Better Money Conversations from the Love &… Read More

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Borrowing from your 401(k) for adoption/fertility? Think about this First.

By moneylauracoleman | Dec 3, 2018

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-8jsca-a0e4f3 When you are told you are going to need $20,000 for fertility or adoption, the first response is, where are we going to get that money? For many, your 401(k) is your biggest asset. Before you raid your 401(k) to pay for adoption and/or fertility, listen to this podcast interview as Financial Coach, Laura… Read More

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Does Your Money Personality Say Yes to IVF?

By moneylauracoleman | Nov 28, 2018

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-jcedu-a06f5f Did you know that your Money Personality affects your decision about whether to do IVF, IUI, natural cycle IVF, or not to do fertility at all? Listen to the raw and real conversation about how a Saver and Spender made their decisions during the fertility process.

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Understanding Financial Infidelity

By moneylauracoleman | Nov 19, 2018

Nothing says dream smasher like Financial Infidelity. You have a dream of adopting a baby or trying to conceive through fertility and you realize that you need a substantial amount of money. Then you discover that your spouse has racked up $15,000 on a credit card that you weren’t aware they had. It’s like the… Read More

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7 Resources for Adopting Debt Free

By moneylauracoleman | Nov 15, 2018

I love hearing stories of people successfully raising money to adopt. I see the hard work they put into the process and it’s the best feeling in the world to see their hard work payoff. That’s how I felt listening to Melinda Simmons talk to me about their journey to raise $36,000 for their international… Read More

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How A Concert with Johnny Swim Helped a Couple Adopt Debt Free

By moneylauracoleman | Nov 13, 2018

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-aeju2-9efeea Melinda Simmons talks about how they raised $36,000 towards the adoption of a little boy named Ezra that they are matched with from China. Listen to the unique ways they raised money including $15,000 from Chipstarter. If you think it’s impossible to find the money for your adoption; think again. Melinda and her husband… Read More

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The Story Behind How Little Biscuit Adoption Fund Started

By moneylauracoleman | Oct 23, 2018

https://www.podbean.com/media/share/pb-ejcmx-9d2a34 Zeke and Shanda Arter, owners of the Maple Street Biscuit Co. in Chattanooga, TN recognized the financial burden that couples have as they seek to adopt. Listen to today’s episode where we discuss how Zeke got the idea to start the Little Biscuit Adoption Fund, how their employees donated the first money to the… Read More

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