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with Miss Shannan 12/3/23: Homes and The Holidays
Shelly Farris of Nations Lending is back to talk holiday cookies and some positive market updates!
with Miss Shannan 12/3/23: Avila Wealth and More
Let's welcome Avila Health to MyTalk, Cassandra's new venture with her husband Mike. So! We thought Transitions would be a fitting topic for today.
with Miss Shannan 11/19/23: Debt You Didn’t Know You Had
What liabilities do you have under your name? Here are some frequent examples of debt you did not know you had.
with Miss Shannan 11/19/23: Things To Consider Before The End Of The Year
What are some ways to manage the rising cost of living and income planning needs, especially if already
with Miss Shannan 11/12/23: Waiting Out The Market
If you are currently renting and saving to own you might be wondering how long you'll be saving for your dream home. The future is unpredictable so how can you give that[...]
with Miss Shannan 11/12/23: Cost of Living Adjustments Update
Carla and Cassandra have had a wave of people who have old 401k’s reaching out right now, with changes in living costs it's a good time to look at overall retirement planning[...]
with Miss Shannan 11/5/23: How to Take Advantage of a Down Market
If you are planning to retire within the next few years it may be a good time to assess your allocations and where every dollar is situated and also evaluate where future[...]
with Miss Shannan 11/5/23: So Many Ways to Buy a Home!
DON’T let the lack of money keep you from owning a home and building wealth, no matter your situation there are options to assist you.
with Miss Shannan 10/29/23: Why Isn’t Your House Selling?
If you feel like your house has been on the market forever, you might be interested in the red flags that turn off prospective buyers and lenders.
with Miss Shannan 10/29/23: Spooky Financial Trends
This Halloween we look at some recent studies about how much individuals and companies are prioritizing savings. What are the first expenses and benefits on the cutting room floor?
with Miss Shannan 10/22/23: Topics in the World of Investing News
The world is facing a period marked by more volatility and higher interest rates. Issues need to be front and center and can inspire people to take action towards a successful retirement.
with Miss Shannan 10/22/23: Mortgage Rates
Shelly Farris from Nations Lending joins host Mimi Schoneman to discuss the current market for mortgages and the local impacts of world news.
with Miss Shannan 10/15/23: Market Updates
Mimi Schoneman is joined by Phil Olson of CrossCountry Mortgage to discuss real estate trends, interest rates, and sauerkraut!
with Miss Shannan 10/15/23: Understanding Social Security
Social Security impacts all of us. Let's discuss when it was started and why, as well as if it will be here in the future to the extent it is now.
with Miss Shannan 10/8/3: Things We Wish We Knew Before We Bought
Mimi and guest host Tiffany Norton go over a list of things people wish they knew before they bought a home, or upgraded. Some of the items on this list will surprise[...]
with Miss Shannan 10/8/23: Academic Loans
With loan payments paused for so long many stopped planning for that added expense. How could this change impact the financial climate?
with Miss Shannan 9/24/23: Market Updates For Fall
Phil Olson is back with Mimi Schoneman to discuss the ever-changing housing market and how it could impact prospective buyers.
with Miss Shannan 9/24/23: Being A Successful Investor: Part 2
Cassandra is back to continue last week's discussion on the diverse investment options available to you.
with Miss Shannan 9/17/23:The Effects of Bankruptcy
How does a bankruptcy affect things like getting a mortgage? Phil Olson joins Mimi to discuss the different types of bankruptcy and the consequences and options regarding them.
with Miss Shannan 9/17/23: Being A Successful Investor
How to be successful as an investor in todays markets! Not just surviving, but thriving by looking for new opportunities. Carla and Cassandra give alternate options for investments so you know what's[...]
with Miss Shannan 9/10/23: Rescue Loans
Shelly Farris of Nations Lending is on with Mimi today to discuss their high inventory of homes for sale and the subject of rescues loans.
Plus, they share personal stories about working with lenders[...]
with Miss Shannan 9/10/23: The Cost of Waiting
What's the cost of waiting to look into life insurance? Many people put off certain finical options, but here's why it's better to plan ahead!
with Miss Shannan 8/27/23: Initial Consultations
Carla and Cassandra of Clear Step Financial detail the initial consultation process. Getting started taking financial control can be daunting, this mother and daughter team know where to start.
with Miss Shannan 8/20/23: Down Payment Assistance Programs
Mimi and Phil share the plethora of down payment assistance programs that you could qualify for! Everyone from 1st generation home owners to a newly moved homeowners could use these wonderful programs.
with Miss Shannan 8/20/23: Take Control of Your 401k
Carla and Cassandra of ClearStep Financial break down the history of 401ks and how you should structure your retirement plan.
with Miss Shannan 8/13/23: The Unicorn Home
Unicorns are mythical creatures both in nature and in real estate. On the list of common home-buying mistakes is looking for the home that checks every one of your boxes. How can[...]
with Miss Shannan 8/13/23: Your Personal Economy
Do you know exactly how much you should be saving to get to the retirement you are planning for? Where should you be putting your money to save those hard-earned dollars?
with Miss Shannan 8/6/23: It’s the Season for Real Estate
Did you put your cabin to sleep for the winter and you’re thinking this is too much work? Have you been thinking about selling real estate or estate property? We can help[...]
with Miss Shannan 8/6/23: Student Loan Updates & Investing Today
As Student Loan payments start back up, there are many questions about the current landscape of loan forgiveness. Also, what are the markets and options for investing based on what you’re looking[...]
with Miss Shannan 7/30/23: Concerning Financial Trends
Carla of Clear Step Financial and host Miss Shannan discuss the nitty gritty of this unsettling trend of inflation. 71% of U.S. workers are experiencing financial stress that is negatively impacting their[...]
with Miss Shannan 7/23/23: Creating a Win-Win with Boomerang Children
Kids are coming back to live at home now more than ever. It is nothing to be ashamed of and can even be a smart move! But what do you need to[...]
with Miss Shannan 7/16/23: Where Will Your Dollars Go The Furthest?
Carla and Cassandra with host Miss Shannan go over a List of Cities in the U.S. where your dollars will go the furthest factoring in taxes and cost of living vs the[...]
with Miss Shannan and Jatia Setia EP 70 TV Production and Guiness World Records with Mike Marcotte
This episode our guest GEEK has two of the collect gigs in the world. Not only is Mike Marcotte an award-winning TV producer, but he also spends time awarding other people during[...]
with Miss Shannan 7/9/23: Creative Mortgage Options to Get Free Money For Your Real Estate Purchase and More
Mimi and Phil share a wide range of options to help you find free money towards your purchase. They also have advice on how to set your kids up for success in[...]
with Miss Shannan 7/9/23: Popular Retirement Myths
What money will you need access to after retirement? What programs and benefits will you have access to? Carla and Cassandra can help you find answers to these questions and more.
with Miss Shannan and Jatia Setia EP 69 Voice Acting and Convergence Convention History with Dawn Krosnowski
Here in the Twin Cites, we’re gearing up for CONvergence 2023. To help you get in the mood, catch up with the replay of this interview recorded live at CONvergence 2022. Miss Shannan[...]
with Miss Shannan 6/25/23: Second Homes
Get the low down on second properties, including cabins, investments, and vacation homes. What are the things to consider?
with Miss Shannan 6/25/23: Finding Success in Investing and Retirement
We keep seeing people leave the workforce due to being overworked and/or underpaid, what will the impact be long-term on retirement savings?
with Miss Shannan 6/18/23: Savvy Tips to Find Hidden Dollars
Happy Father's Day to all the dads out there!
Cassandra from Clearstep Financial and host Miss Shannan give tips and tricks on where to find extra dollars in your everyday life.
with Miss Shannan 6/18/23: Staging Your Home to Sell for Top Dollar and Dissecting your Ugly Room Problems and Dad Jokes
Host Mimi Schoneman explains how to stage your home to make sure it sells. Got an ugly room that's just not working? Mimi dissects and solves the problems in your worst rooms.[...]
with Miss Shannan 6/11/23: Market Updates and Dump the Chump Game!
Phil Olson of Cross Country Mortgage and Host Mimi Schoneman try to stump these callers for a chance to win a 50$ gift card, featuring questions and some definitions you will find[...]
with Miss Shannan 6/11/23: Retirement Planning and Baby Boomers
Anger, Shame, and Fear hold us back from a happy retirement – for you to be happy in retirement you should let go of past financial upheavals and mistakes. How can having[...]
with Miss Shannan 6/4/23: Mortgage Pre-Qual vs Pre-Approval plus Summer Salads
As Summer sets in its a good time to discuss market shifts, mortgage qualifications, and what makes a salad a salad.
with Miss Shannan 5/21/23: Early Retirement Planning Strategies
If you are someone looking to retire early or someone who has retired in the past year or past few years, now may be a good time to evaluate how you’re positioned[...]
with Miss Shannan 5/21/23: Don’t be an Ostrich and Don’t let the Bank steal your Money!
What are the mistakes that can lead to foreclosures? Shelly Farris of Nations Lending is back on the air to help you pull your head out of the sand. No matter your[...]
with Miss Shannan 5/14/23: Safety and Success
Our Mother Daughter team from ClearStep Financial is back just in time for Mother's Day to talk about the future and what statistics you may find yourself a part of. Whether you[...]
with Miss Shannan 5/7/23: Real Estate No-No’s That Affect Value, what’s up with New Fed Mortgage Pricing
Mimi and Phil talks the new LLPA’s from Fannie May and Freddie Mac, reading through the hot button headlines and truly what it means for you. Plus they give us a full[...]
with Miss Shannan 5/7/23: Popular Financial Topics
Cassandra is in to chat about some of the most popular financial topics and questions she hears the most often. Topics include: Consolidating Assets, Philanthropic Strategies, Reviewing Beneficiaries, Estate Planning, Recent Rate[...]