Best Practices for #FinCon15 and Top Lessons From Last Year’s Event – M&M Podcast Episode 14

In just a few days we’re all headed to Charlotte, and like a good road mix, we bring you something for your travel….another Money & Media podcast!

On today’s show we have last minute tips from PT, covering everything from the FinCon app to FinCon freelance marketplace and more.

Then we call Alaska and talk about FinCon best practices from top blogger (and five-year FinCon’er Donna Freedman). We’ll discuss everything from sleep to travel to good shoes.

We round out the episode with an excellent roundtable focused on some of the best lessons learned from FinCon 14, featuring Stefanie O’Connell ( and Mel (

Whether you’re coming to Charlotte or not, we’ve got something for everyone on today’s podcast.


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<:00.45> PT’s last minute app tips

<6:03> Donna Freedman’s FinCon strategy session (or “How To Navigate FinCon Successfully”)

<20:06> PT explains Freelancer Marketplace

<27:10> Mel & Stephanie: What We Learned at FinCon ’14 (Top 5 Tips)

<1:02:56>  End

Bonus: Video from Steve Stewart discussing parking, transportation around town, and more.

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Philip Taylor owns and operates FinCon as well at the personal finance website PT Money.

Joe Saul-Sehy is the co-host of the Stacking Benjamins personal finance podcast and operates the Stacking Benjamins blog.


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