Next Gen Personal Finance
About This Show
Next Gen Personal Finance (NGPF) is a free blended-learning personal finance curriculum to engage and empower students to make informed financial decisions. In our podcasts we interview educators and other experts in the field of Personal Finance.
Most Recent Episode
Tim Talks To: Kelly-Anne Rush, One Crafty Educator from Windham H.S. (Maine)
She blogs as the Crafty Teacher Lady, and after listening to this engaging podcast, you will understand how fitting her web address is. From creating engaging activities for her students to flipping houses for a profit to taking her students on amazing trips to California, Kelly-Anne Rush does it all. She uses her personal stories to inspire students to take a big leap towards better financial lives. Listen to this podcast to learn both her financial triumphs (how she managed to come up with the down payment on her dream home) to her weaker money moments (blame the bath salts:) Details: 0:00~1:10 - Introduction 1:10~3:49 - Kelly-Anne's background 3:49~6:22 - Getting into personal finance 6:22~8:34 - 'Aha' moments 8:34~17:44 - Improving the curriculum 17:44~19:01 - Importance of character and grit 19:01~24:18 - Favorite activities 24:18~26:55 - Minimum wage in Maine 26:55~29:01 - California coast adventure 29:01~32:10 - Flipping houses 32:10~32:27 - Word from our sponsor, Next Gen Personal Finance 32:27~34:42 - Real estate strategy 34:42~38:15 - Teaching investing through personal stories 38:15~41:11 - Best thing bought under $10 41:11~43:25 - Biggest financial mistake 43:25~45:56 - Recommended book