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Publisher's Summary

Transform your relationship with money by having some awkward conversations.

Writer Alexandre Holder is on a mission - to smash the taboo surrounding money talk. She argues that our complex relationship with money will only start to improve when we bite the bullet and start having some open, honest and undeniably awkward conversations. Alex dives in deep exploring mental health, breakups, social pressure, housing and death offering vital tips to help you to take back control of your finances.

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NEED TO UNDERSTAND THE IMPORTANCE OF MONEY

This conversation with different people were good at some places and depressing. But tough conversation about money is essential.

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a very thought provoking podcast yet having an Uncanny resemblance to a lot of issues -that are still pressed- which revolve around money. Overall it was brilliantly produced.

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I truly loved this book/ podcast ..It has all the ingredients in it and explanation of every point is worth noticing for ,Example in all the chapter links one to practicality of the world .Kudos to writer Alex for bringing out every point in depth .

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Must listen

Very helpful!
The knowledge included in this is vital for anyone's financial wellbeing and security. It covers a wide range of topics and is a MUST READ/LISTEN.

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Eye opening Read

Loved it.Some interviews could have been more clear in terms of recording.Apart from that,the whole composition and thought process and inferences from the podcast was wonderful!

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Good Read...would recommend to everyone

Highly recommended for everyone. Thinking and planning about money is a kind of must for everyone from young to old

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it was much needed!

it talks about a lot of things that we usually avoid talking about but really really need to talk about. I learnt a lot of new things that I had ever heard about but it was totally worth my time. What also really helped was house short it was in comparison to the other titles I am listening to.

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A must read for every individual

The book brings in real life incidents to light which we typically ignore and how important they are with respect to our financial stability and future.

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Its a good, informative read

I came to know about a lot of new things I had no idea about. It somehow widened my perspective on the topics discussed in this book.

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Its really a wonderful podcast.

Loved It. It completely changes one's perspective about personal finance. The quality of recording is very good and voice of speaker is very good and soft.

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  • Roisin Walsh
  • 28-06-21

Essential listening

Very interesting insight to many peoples struggles with life and how that effected them financially. Would recommend to younger listeners as it is important to be financially responsible as young as you can.

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 19-03-21

A conversation that needed to be heard.

I used to own a house, now I rent, We are struggling to save a deposit. I am happy this series was made

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  • StrangerC
  • 06-03-21

valuable lessons

so worth a listen either to learn for yourself or to understand how others live.

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  • Hollie
  • 10-02-21

Amazing

Very important conversations everyone needs to have. Great information handled in a sensitive manner. Highly recommend.

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  • 06-01-21

Thank you.

This was well worth the listen. Got some conversation to have with my loved ones now.

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  • Jeanne
  • 29-11-20

Definitely conversations that we need to have.

Thank you for a good series. As parents of young adults these are necessary conversations, which we should have had earlier. Now at 30 and 34, my kids have jobs but have not thought about the future ..... we need to do this 😬 however hard it is going to be!

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 27-10-20

Really good!

Worthwhile listening to all conversations even if you think they will not apply to you.... they actually will strike a chord.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 23-09-20

Downloaded fail

You get things downloaded to listen offline and they don't play for some stupid reason

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  • Anonymous User
  • 19-09-20

Money

I have experienced most of these difficult conversations with money. I wish I had been exposed to this book earlier.

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  • Anonymous User
  • 29-09-20

Great examples to explain the concepts...

I really enjoyed this series. It tackles those awkward things about money we really don’t like talking about. Real life examples that I could connect with and wasnt preachy about things. Until...the last episode about death & life insurance let this series down. Maybe it’s because I’ve seen the financial burden life insurance can do to someone (come on it’s insurance...and unless you die...you’re losing $$$), I felt like the last episode was pushing life insurance as a miracle product. It doesn’t give enough explanation about its risks & what it really involves.

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  • Saraya Seymour
  • 15-05-21

I loved this.

the social spending episode was my favorite as I recently made the difficult decision to decline the invite to one of my dearest friend's hens party due to the $500 price tag attached to it. this episode put into words everything I had been feeling but didn't know how to articulate

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  • Anonymous User
  • 22-11-20

Sound financial advice

Well written and narrated. Easy to listen to.
Slightly UK focussed but still good advice, broken up into sensible chapters.

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  • Matty C
  • 29-09-20

Great conversation starter but...

I’ve really enjoyed this series, very thought provoking and has made me ask myself what my relationship with money is. Note that this is a British series and all facts and figures relate specifically to the UK. But still worth a listen to help you reevaluate your relationship with money.