The Dough Roller Money Podcast

We talk about 2016, a BHAG for 2017, net worth updates, your most frequently asked questions, and what to look forward to in 2017.

Direct download: DR_235_-_2016_Recap.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 1:24pm EDT

One percent doesn't seem like much. But pay an investment advisor 1% a year and it could easily cost your more than $1 million over a lifetime of investing. In this podcast, we look at why investment fees matter.

Direct download: DR_234_-_Understanding_Investment_Fees.mp3
Category:general -- posted at: 10:31am EDT

We respond to a listener's question about credit card debt. She wants to know if it makes sense to take out a personal loan to pay off four credit cards. We talk about why it can be a good move, but also a significant risk.

Direct download: DR_233_-_Should_You_Get_a_Personal_Loan_to_Pay_Off_Credit_Cards.mp3
Category:debt -- posted at: 9:26am EDT

A listener named Steve is making some important investment decisions in his 401k. While we can't give him any specific advice, we use his choices to talk about common issues facing all retirement investors.

Direct download: DR_232_-_Asset_Allocation_in_Action.mp3
Category:Investing -- posted at: 3:59pm EDT

We look at credit card merchant category codes and how they affect cash back rewards. We also talk about 4 cash back card strategies.

Direct download: DR_231--Rewards_Credit_Cards_Category_Codes.mp3
Category:Credit card -- posted at: 3:00pm EDT

Health Savings Accounts offer a tax advantaged way to pay for medical expenses. They only apply with high deductible health insurance plans. But if you have one, they can be used for everything from emergencies to retirement. We explain how in this episode.

Direct download: DR_230--11_Facts_About_HSAs.mp3
Category:Taxes -- posted at: 12:51pm EDT