Category: Podcast

Podcast

Moving to Seattle Part 4: How Different Is the Pacific Northwest?

I’m a Midwestern girl, born and raised but I also spent a few years in the Southwest. Based on what we’ve initially experienced since moving to Seattle I talk about some differences I’ve noticed so far that aren’t typically discussed. We’ll go down the rabbit hole of traffic, food culture, environmentalism, pet friendliness, social culture, …

Podcast

Moving to Seattle Part 3: Cost of Living & Housing

Although we discussed the things I learned about my Seattle research ranging from cost of living to cultural things, this episode is dedicated to things I picked up on from the changes in cost of living to expect and housing differences. Especially with me being a real estate nerd, I definitely analyzed what I learned …

Career, Money, Podcast

Moving to Seattle Part 2: The Research, Move and Budget

If you’re interested in a look behind the scenes of a cross country move, this is where to start! Our process started with doing online research, learning the area we would soon call home, and preparing ourselves financially. Before any box is packed, or lease is signed–this is where we begin! My Friend Gave Me …

Money, Podcast

Moving to Seattle: Series Introduction

Some major changes have happened over here for the B Chic tribe, and I’m catching you up on it. We’re diving deep into our story of moving to Seattle. Whether you’re looking to move to the Pacific Northwest, or just interested in what goes into moving across state lines–I’m sharing our journey to give you …

Money, Podcast

How to Do a Budget Audit: Overhauling My Budget After Moving (Again)

You’re probably tired of me talking about our move, but it has uprooted our lives and I’m learning so much in the process. Moving cross country (again) has shown us that change is truly inevitable but it’s also an opportunity for improvement and progress. In this episode, you’ll learn about the steps I take to …

Money, Podcast

How to Recognize You Are Living Paycheck to Paycheck Due to Toxic Money Habits

It’s getting real today on the podcast! Do you often feel like your money runs out of your account right before payday? I might know why! Tune in to listen to the top symptoms of paycheck to paycheck living and what you should STOP doing right now! This might just save you some money. Hello, …

Money, Podcast

Switching from Strict Budgeting to Hands Off Budgeting

In this episode, I talk about the high level changes I noticed in my personal money management over the course of a few months. I realized that I can still be a budgeting enthusiast and, dare I say, abandon my budget! It’s crazy what money discipline can do! You’ll learn how following a strict budget …

Career, Money, Podcast

My Budgeting Story: From Credit Crazy to Budgeting Freedom

We all started somewhere, right? Well, I kind of got started off on the wrong foot. In college, I took on the bad habit of spending all my “money” on credit. Let’s take a walk down memory lane as I discuss how I went from having up to 6 credit cards at once to 2 …

Money, Podcast

Behind the Scenes: What I’ve Been Up To All This Time!

It’s pretty much story time over here on the B Chic Podcast! Whew chile, this past year has been a major setup for what you’re about to experience on the podcast. As you can imagine, soooo much has happened with my living situation, career, money/budgeting, and other things. Tune in for this quick update before …

Money, Podcast

Real Life Money Mindset Practice (Financial Literacy Month)

All things must come to an end! This is the final episode of the 2021 Financial Literacy Month podcast series. We’ve talked about money mindset and how to improve yours with practical advice and strategies all month+ long. This last week was a whirlwind for my little family, and we had to put our money …