Season Finale: Why Podcast About Money?

Why talk about money on a podcast? We’ve all got our reasons, and we learned a bunch in this episode about each other’s.

Imposter syndrome, squishy soft skills and the importance of real hard data… we talk about why we think the bigger conversation around money is so important.

Thanks to all of our listeners :coughSethcough: for a great season. See you in the fall!

Because Money Podcast Team

Chris Enns

Chris Enns


Chris Enns is a financial planner at Rags to Reasonable, where he works with artists and other folks with variable and sometimes unusual sources of income. He is a passionate servant of his community, a Mennonite farm boy, an opera singer and actor…and he makes  a mean pie. Just try to avoid seeing his desktop. (Chaos! Anarchy!)

Kate Smalley

Kate Smalley


Kate Smalley is a maker and marketer who spins her own wool (really) and takes the most beautiful pictures of old and/or falling down things. She’s got enough experience in the finance industry to know where it’s broken and to have good conversations about how to fix our small corner of it.

John Robertson

John Robertson


John Robertson, PhD, is the author of The Value of Simple and teaches regular people how to become DIY investors through his online course Practical Index Investing for Canadians. He also investigates deep money questions and goes on rants on his blog Oh yeah, he’s a scientist too. #smartestguyintheroom  (He didn’t write that last part.)

Sandi Martin

Sandi Martin


Sandi Martin is a financial planner at Spring Financial Planning, and works with regular folks to figure out what they want their money to do for them and the simplest, smartest way to do it. She’s an occasional blogger, mother of three, and frequent, loud laugher (you’ll see).

Muhammad Dewji


Muhammad Dewji is a software developer, a new-ish father, and – if you can believe it – he just showed up in Jackson’s inbox one day last spring, offering to convert past seasons to audio files and turn this thing into an actual podcast. He’s just that nice.

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