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The Invested Dads Podcast

A weekly podcast where Josh Robb and Austin Wilson take you on a journey to better your financial future. Listeners can expect to hear explanations on a variety of investment and financial planning topics, news and analysis, and discussion around many of the stories and choices facing investors today. The guys aim to bring you relevant and clear thoughts to enable you to be more comfortable with your situation (with the occasional dad joke).

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Why We Love Dividend-Growing Stocks
What are dividend-growing stocks and why do Josh & Austin love them so much? The guys are here to share all of their thoughts on the topic in this week's episode. They discuss what dividend-growers are, what makes these stocks so rewarding, how to invest in the trend, and much more!For the full transcript, links, and show notes, visit theinvesteddads.com/146
28:07 09/29/2022
Are We in a Recession?
Are we in a recession? Some may say yes and others will say no, but what do the economists think? On this weeks episode, the guys are discussing the popular topic of whether or not we are in a recession. This includes covering all of the facts, what The Bureau of Economic Research has to say, Josh & Austin's opinions, and much more! They even give a few tips for those who may hold portfolios during an economic downturn.For the full transcript, links, and show notes, visit theinvesteddads.com/145
27:52 09/22/2022
Our Thoughts on Student Loan Forgiveness
 The White House recently forgave up to $10,000 to student loan borrowers as part of a larger debt forgiveness program. There are still quite a few questions to be answered, but the guys are highlighting some key points to know . They also share their somewhat controversial thoughts on this relief plan... Listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/144
29:26 09/15/2022
Ask an Advisor #3: College Edition (ft. Ashley Miller)
 In the third episode of series 'Ask an Advisor: College Edition', the guys are joined with Hixon Zuercher Capital Management's Marketing Intern & Junior at Bowling Green State University, Ashley Miller. The three discuss all of Ashley's financial questions, including topics around student loans, eliminating debt, budgeting, financial planning as a student, and much more! Josh & Austin even share their biggest tips for college students, financial and non-financial. Listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/143
31:28 09/08/2022
What We're Reading VI - Low-Risk Earning, Current Car Markets, & Potato Chips
In the sixth episode of the series “What We’re Reading”, Josh and Austin cover a variety of different newsworthy topics. This week on the podcast, the guys discuss how to earn in a low-risk way, the current car markets, strong dollar earnings, and home builder sentiment. The two even have conversations about potato chips and Toys ‘R’ Us! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/142
25:37 09/01/2022
How to Teach Your Kids About Saving: #1
How do you teach your kids about saving? This is a question that many parents ask, but never find the entire solution. In this week’s episode, Josh & Austin are explaining the two mindsets that children have about money, a few teaching opportunities, and whether it’s better to be a saver or spender. Listen now! For links, resources and show notes, visit: theinvesteddads.com/141 
25:18 08/25/2022
Taking a Lump Sum After Winning the Lottery
Did you just win the lottery? Chances are no, but that’s not stopping Josh & Austin from answering all your questions about taking a lump sum after winning The Mega Millions! In this week’s episode, the guys discuss lump sum taxes, changes in your estate planning, why you should hire a financial planner, and much more! They even share what they would do it they won the lottery themselves. Listen now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/140
23:07 08/18/2022
What We're Reading V- Interest Rates, NFTs, eBay, & Cars
Josh and Austin are back with the fifth episode in their “What We’re Reading” series, highlighting current news along with some articles they have been reading. This week the guys dive into the Vatican trial, interest rate hikes, average car ages, the worst years in stock market history, and so much more! Listen now! For links, resources, and show notes, visit: theinvesteddads.com/139
20:56 08/11/2022
Social Security 101 (ft. Chase Rose)
On this week’s episode, Josh is joined by Chase Rose, Associate Wealth Advisor at Hixon Zuercher Capital Management. The two discuss all you need to know about social security, including a brief history lesson, the exact design and eligibility rules, when you should claim your benefits, and how to make these decisions. Listen now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/138
23:01 08/04/2022
The Boom or Bust Nature of the Stock Market
The markets may look a little choppy right now, but that doesn’t mean that they’re always going to be that way. On this week’s episode, Austin brings you a solo episode discussing annual returns, rolling returns, and some words of encouragement to get you through the stock market’s current rough patch. Listen now!For show notes, links, and the full transcript visit theinvesteddads.com/137
14:02 07/28/2022
Is Warren Buffett the Best Investor of All Time?
Put on your thinking caps, because in this week’s episode Josh & Austin are giving listeners a Buffet of knowledge! That’s right, they are discussing everything Warren Buffett. This includes career highlights, 25 insightful quotes, a history lesson, and whether he truly is the best investor of all time. Listen Now! For show notes, links, and the full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/136
30:33 07/21/2022
Listener Questions #1
This week, The Invested Dads are introducing the first episode of a brand-new series, Listener Questions!  The guys have selected several questions that were sent in by listeners and through their social media channels. In this episode they discuss whether married couples should have joint or separate bank accounts, investing in cryptocurrency, if you can start saving later in life while still retiring, and much more!  For show notes, links, and the full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/135
27:50 07/14/2022
The Economics of Tourism
The world is reopening and it’s time to travel! Pack up your suitcases because on this week’s episode, the guys discuss the economics of tourism. This includes a few fun facts, the economic life cycle, downsides of tourism, and whether you should invest in this trend. Josh and Austin also share some travel stories of their own. Listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/134
26:47 07/07/2022
Join Our 2nd Half Stock Draft
It’s that time of year for our annual Invested Dads Stock Draft! In this six month competition, they invite YOU, as listeners, to join in on the action. Listen to this week’s episode to hear the rules, how to join, strategies of this year’s draft, along with Josh & Austin’s picks. Interested in joining?  Search "TID 2nd Half Stock Draft 22" in Investopedia Simulation Games. The password is: "donuts4life".  For full show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/133
24:44 06/30/2022
What We're Reading IV - Student Loans, Putin, China, and McLovin'
Readers are leaders, and leaders are readers! Josh and Austin are back with the 4th episode in their “What We’re Reading” series, which highlights current news, along with some interesting articles they have been reading since last time. In this week’s episode, the guys discuss the model of relationship between Russia and China, President Biden’s thoughts on forgiving student loans, and how McDonald’s is McLovin’ this current inflation! Listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/132
29:20 06/23/2022
How Do I Know When I Can Retire?
Making the decision to retire can be difficult. Fortunately, in this week’s episode, Josh and Austin answer the big question: ‘How do I know when I can retire?’ This includes conversations about what you’ll do in retirement, whether you have the finances to do so, and much more! In addition, they even provide an exclusive retirement coaching resource for your benefit. Listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/131
21:52 06/16/2022
Clean Energy
Put on your thinking caps because in this week’s episode, Josh and Austin detail everything you need to know about the clean energy movement. The two discuss many areas of the topic, including a quick history lesson, the types of clean energy, current government action, and whether you should invest in this trend. Listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/130
29:50 06/09/2022
Pet Economics
Owning a pet can be "ruff", which is why Josh and Austin are breaking down the pet industry, true costs of owning a dog, whether or not you should get a pet, and so much more! From scheduling vet appointments to giving unconditional love, pets will truly become a vital part of your day-to-day life – especially in terms of finances. This is why it’s important to know all that pet ownership entails. Listen now to hear more!  For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/129 
25:40 06/02/2022
Cash-Based Budgeting
Have you ever heard of the envelope method? Don’t worry – we got you covered! Join Josh and Austin as they detail everything you need to know about cash-based budgeting. Listen now to determine if this is right for you!  For show notes, links, and a full transcript visit theinvesteddads.com/128 
24:42 05/26/2022
This Time Is Different
When it comes to investing, it is a very important to understand the current markets and historical data. Times are uncertain, inflation is high, and stocks are down, but there is MUCH to be optimistic about. In this week’s episode, Josh and Austin talk about why consumer sentiment is down, what investors should do, and so much more. They also confirm that history doesn't always repeat itself, but it may rhyme, and why this time may be different. Listen now to find out why! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/127
22:05 05/19/2022
The Amazing Economics of Formula 1
Lightning McQueen is that you?  In this week’s episode – Josh and Austin are diving into the economics behind Formula 1! Join the guys as they discuss everything you need to know about the highest level of motor racing... listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/126
33:10 05/12/2022
Questions Everyone Should Ask Their Advisor
In this week’s episode Josh and Austin are answering a common question in the finance world: how do you go about finding a good advisor? This is not a clear cut answer for everyone – so tune in as the guys walk through a couple questions you should be asking your current OR potential advisor! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/125 
24:41 05/05/2022
5G Technology is Quite Quick
Join Josh and Austin as they answer the question on everyone’s minds: How Fast is 5G?! They dive into discussion about the history of the cellular technology, Qualcomm, and even debunk some 5G conspiracy theories. If you’re interested in learning about how 5G compares to the OG technology... listen now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/124 
25:51 04/28/2022
The Fed is Tightening - Now What?
In this week’s episode, Josh and Austin discuss the Federal Reserve’s latest action, and what it means for the markets going forward! They answer: What is happening? Why did the Fed do this? And Will the Fed Go Too Far? Tune in now to learn more!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/123
25:32 04/21/2022
What We're Reading III - Roth Conversions, The Booming Pet Industry, and Yoink
Readers are leaders! Josh and Austin are back with the third episode in their “What We’re Reading” series, highlighting current events through recent articles! This week the guys discuss everything from Roth Conversions to the booming Pet Care Industry. Listen in now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/122
24:45 04/14/2022
What To Do With A Lump Sum
Join Josh and Austin as they discuss lump sums: what they are, what to do with them, and everything you need to know about them! In today’s episode they share advice from some of the smartest investors of all time – this is one you don’t want to miss, tune in now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/121
17:37 04/07/2022
What Is A Reverse Mortgage?
In this week’s episode Josh and Austin are discussing egagtrom! That’s right, egagtrom. No but really, they’ll be tackling the tough topic of reverse mortgages! Join them as they discuss what a reverse mortgage is, the rules surrounding them, and 6 ways to get money from them. They even throw in a few mustache moments featuring fun facts about Tom Selleck! Listen now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/120
26:43 03/31/2022
Oil Bonanza
High gas prices got you down? Today Josh and Austin are talking all things gas and oil! Starting with a quick recap of the Russia and Ukraine conflict, they describe how it has impacted gas and oil prices globally. The guys then talk about what’s next for gas and oil, and how that could impact your investments. Tune in now!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/119
26:28 03/23/2022
What is Micro Cap Investing? (ft. Mariusz Skonieczny)
Do you know what a micro-cap stock is? In this week’s episode, Josh and Austin are giving you the run down! Joined by an expert in this very niche corner of the stock market, Mariusz Skonieczny, they cover what exactly micro-cap stocks are, how to analyze them, and detail how this strategy fits into a well-diversified investment portfolio. Listen in now to learn everything you need to know about micro-cap stocks!For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/118
23:01 03/17/2022
What is Going On With Russia and Ukraine?
Happy Thursday friends - Josh is back! So you know what that means... time to bring on the dad jokes! In today’s episode, the guys discuss geopolitics and the impact on investors, specifically as it relates to the current situation between Russia and Ukraine. Tune in now! For show notes, links, and a full transcript, visit theinvesteddads.com/117  
31:48 03/10/2022