About Philip Taylor

Philip Taylor, aka "PT", is a CPA, financial writer, podcaster, FinCon Founder, husband, and father of three. He created PT Money back in 2007 to share his thoughts on money and to meet others passionate about managing their finances. All the content on this blog is original, and created or edited by PT. Read more about Philip Taylor, and be sure to connect with him on Twitter, Facebook, or Google+. Listen to the new podcast, Masters of Money!

010: Why Rejecting a “Normal” Life is Worth It with DailyWorth’s Amanda Steinberg

Enjoying these show notes from the Masters of Money podcast? Be sure to subscribe to the show in iTunes and you’ll get notified when each new episode is ready! Who is Amanda Steinberg? Alright, let’s meet today’s Master of Money. Amanda Steinberg launched DailyWorth in 2009 to bring a fresh voice and an outsider’s perspective […]

009: Why You Need 14 Different Bank Accounts with Talaat and Tai McNeely of His and Her Money

Enjoying these show notes from the Masters of Money podcast? Be sure to subscribe to the show in iTunes and you’ll get notified when each new episode is ready! Who are Talaat and Tai McNeely? Alright, let’s meet today’s Master of Money. Talaat and Tai McNeely “America’s #1 Money Couple”, are Financial Educators that are […]

The Cash Flow Analysis for Our Rental Property at Year End 2016

It’s time once again to do our annual rental property cash flow analysis. To see previous years, visit the link at the bottom of the post. 2016 was a pretty good year for our rental property. It didn’t start out that way, though. Things were shaky in the first quarter. Home values and subsequently, property […]

008: Taking Risks and Making Extra Money with Kyle Taylor, The Penny Hoarder

Enjoying these show notes from the Masters of Money podcast? Be sure to subscribe to the show in iTunes and you’ll get notified when each new episode is ready! Who is The Penny Hoarder? Alright, let’s meet today’s Master of Money. Kyle Taylor is the CEO and founder of The Penny Hoarder, one of the […]

007: How to Afford Anything by Hacking Your Housing Costs with Paula Pant

Enjoying these show notes from the Masters of Money podcast? Be sure to subscribe to the show in iTunes and you’ll get notified when each new episode is ready! Who is Paula Pant? Paula Pant quit her 9-to-5 job, built financial independence (so that she never needs to trade time for money), launched an online […]

Wondering Where to Get Your Taxes Done? [3 Best Places & Prices]

Are you wondering where to get your taxes done? This is an important question to ask. You want to be sure you’re spending your money wisely and getting the best help possible for your situation. Here’s a question a reader just chimed in with: How do you recommend people get their taxes “done”? Should we […]

006: Achieving Financial Independence (and Happiness) in Your 30s with Brandon, the Mad Fientist

Enjoying these show notes from the podcast? Be sure to subscribe to the show in iTunes and you’ll get notified when each new episode is ready! Who is The Mad Fientist? The Mad Fientist (aka Brandon) is a computer programmer and highly accomplished “fientist” (a word he made up himself) originally from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. He’s […]

005: How to Track Your Expenses with Zina Kumok

Enjoying these show notes from the podcast? Be sure to subscribe to the show in iTunes and you’ll get notified when each new episode is ready! Who is Zina Kumok? Zina Kumok is a freelance writer who specializes in personal finance (one of the best … she’s done some writing for me). She is the […]

004: How to Spend According to Your Values with Lauren Greutman

Enjoying these show notes from the podcast? Be sure to subscribe to the show in iTunes and you’ll get notified when each new episode is ready! Who is Lauren Greutman? Lauren Greutman is the #1 Best Selling Author of the book the Recovering Spender and runs ones of the largest personal finance websites for women […]

The Last Day to File Taxes in 2017 (Don’t Forget!)

No big surprises this year. The last day to file taxes in 2017, for the 2016 tax year, is April 18, 2017. This is a few days later than the normal mid-April date since April 15, 2017, falls on a Saturday, and Monday, April 17, is the date of observance for a Washington, D.C., holiday […]

003: Laser Focus on Financial Success with Joe Saul-Sehy

My goal with this show is to help you improve your financial life by bringing you deep, revealing conversations around the taboo topic of money with my money nerd friends who aren’t afraid to share. Subscribe to the show. Who is Joe Saul-Sehy? Alright, let’s meet today’s Master of Money. Joe Saul-Sehy is the host […]

52 Week Money Challenge [New Printable for 2017]

So you want to save more money? It’s as good a day as any to get started saving more. Today I thought I’d share my thoughts on the 52 week money challenge and see how many of you would do something like this. How the 52 Week Money Challenge Works – Download the Printable The […]