052: Master Your Money (and Your Side Hustle) with PT

I can safely say that this episode of the podcast is unlike any other I’ve done. If you’ve listened to at least one other episode, you know that I interview someone new every week and find out all about when they decided to become a master of their money, what tools they use to manage their finances, and the one thing they’ve done that has had the biggest impact on their financial success. But today, PT is in the hot seat. I asked my friend and former guest on the … [Read more...]

How to Find Online Tutoring Jobs and Make an Extra $1,000/Mo

Tutoring can be a great side hustle for someone who has an area of expertise, likes kids, and wants to make some extra money. It can be an excellent fit for someone who is already a teacher or is studying to become a teacher. Many tutors are also people who have retired and want to spend some of their free time passing their knowledge on to the next generation. Online tutoring is making becoming a tutor easier than ever before. If … [Read more...]

042: Side Hustle Your Success with Chris Guillebeau

Chris Guillebeau is the bestselling author of the books The $100 Startup, The Happiness of Pursuit, and The Art of Non-Conformity. Chris is also the founder and host of Side Hustle School, a daily podcast with more than 2 million downloads per month. Chris just released a new book based on this topic called Side Hustle (what else?) which you can purchase on Amazon today. During a lifetime of self-employment and side hustling, Chris visited every country in the … [Read more...]

039: Travel in Style with Freelancer and Credit Card Expert Jason Steele

Jason Steele is an expert on credit cards and awards travel. He writes for several of the top personal finance websites including PTMoney.com, and his work is syndicated to mainstream publications. Jason has launched the CardCon conference. Find out more at CardConExpo.com. So let’s dig in. Let’s meet today’s Master of Money. Listen to the Episode with Jason Listen to it on iTunes. Stream by clicking here. Download as an MP3 by right-clicking here … [Read more...]

038: Unemployed to Self-Employed with LaTisha Styles

LaTisha "Tish" Styles is a nationally recognized millennial personal finance expert and digital marketing professional. She is the founder of Young Finances and President of Financial Success Media, LLC. In this episode, LaTisha and I discuss her #1 money tip, her story with money, and her inspiring entrepreneurial journey. So let’s dig in. Let’s meet today’s Master of Money. Listen to the Episode with LaTisha Listen to it on iTunes. Stream by clicking … [Read more...]

How to Make Money Driving with Uber [Our Review]

Driving with Uber can be a great side hustle if you do it right. Being able to drive when you want, and not drive when you don't want is very appealing for those who are just looking to earn some money on the side. Harry Campbell, friend to PTMoney and founder of The Ride Share Guy website says this about Uber: “Like with many gigs, there are positives and negatives and Uber specifically has great flexibility so you may find that … [Read more...]

030: Focusing on Long-Term Financial Success with Freelancer Eric Rosenberg

Eric Rosenberg is a finance, travel, and technology writer originally in Ventura, California. When away from the keyboard, Eric he enjoys exploring the world, flying small airplanes, and spending time with his family. Eric blogs and podcasts at PersonalProfitability.com. In this episode, Eric talks about building a long-term mindset and how that’s helped his financial life. He also shares how he paid off his graduate school debt of $40,000 off in 2 years, and how he … [Read more...]

023: Setting Specific Actionable Financial Goals with Deacon Hayes of Well Kept Wallet

Deacon Hayes is a Personal Finance Expert who is best known for paying off $52,000 in debt in 18 months. He has been featured in the US News & World Report, MSN Money, Yahoo Finance and more. Deacon is a friend, fantastic blogger at WellKeptWallet.com, and podcaster and also the global head of FinCon Local which is a loosely organized collection of local FinCon chapters. Yes, there may be a local FinCon group in your city. In this episode, Deacon shares his … [Read more...]

022: End Your Financial Stress Now with Published Author Emily Guy Birken

Emily Guy Birken is a former English teacher and respected personal finance writer. She has written four books: The Five Years Before You Retire, Choose Your Retirement, Making Social Security Work for You, and her newest, End Financial Stress Now. She lives in Milwaukee, Wisconsin with her engineer husband and two high-energy little boys. Emily is actually a friend and long-time writer/editor at my site, PT Money. If there is a second voice on the site, it’s Emily. … [Read more...]

021: Start a Side Hustle with Nick Loper of Side Hustle Nation

Nick Loper is an author, entrepreneur, and a lifelong student in the game of business. His latest role is as Chief Side Hustler at SideHustleNation.com, a growing community, and resource for aspiring and part-time entrepreneurs. Nick’s been making his living online since before it was cool. Along the way he's picked up a thing or two about small business, marketing, and outsourcing -- and is happy to share the experience with fellow entrepreneurs and those working … [Read more...]

020: Get Your Financial Life Together with Broke Millennial Erin Lowry

Erin Lowry is a millennial personal finance expert, author, and speaker. Erin founded the personal finance blog Broke Millennial. Her first book, Broke Millennial: Stop Scraping By and Get Your Financial Life Together, hits shelves May 2, 2017. I’ve checked out the book and it’s fantastic - funny, nerdy, detailed, and smart. In this episode (that I recorded with Erin twice, unfortunately - that's the inside joke at the beginning), I chat with Erin about how she … [Read more...]

017: Making Money Fun with Bob Lotich of Seedtime.com

Bob Lotich has been a full-time blogger for 10 years. His blog (originally called Christian Personal Finance) is now Seedtime.com and it’s one of my favorite places. I’m consistently sharing Bob’s posts. Bob’s writing and advice have been featured in Men's Health Magazine, Real Simple Magazine, Yahoo Finance, Forbes, and many others. He lives in Nashville, TN with his wife and son. In this episode, you’ll learn how Bob and his wife keep finances fun, how he … [Read more...]