The Money Mindset Podcast

Helping relieve the mental load of busy moms trying to manage their family's finances even when they are afraid of failing again.

About the show

The Money Mindset Podcast is hosted by Ashley Patrick from Budgets Made Easy. This is the place you will learn how to budget, save money, and pay off debt fast! It all starts with changing your mindset around personal finance so you can make the changes that you need to in order to improve your life. You will find advice and tips on budgeting for beginners, relationships and money, budgeting by paycheck, goal planning, creating a vision for your life and all the inspiration you need to get you there.

If you are searching for answers like these.....

How to budget and stick to it?
How to budget for beginners?
How to pay off debt fast?
How to start a budget when overwhelmed?
How to save money on groceries?
How to pay off student loans?
How to start investing?
How to pay for college?

Then this is the podcast for you!

New episodes every Monday.

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  • #88 Which to use - Paper, Spreadsheet or an App - for your budget?

    September 26th, 2022  |  15 mins 24 secs

    What should you use to create your budget - pen and paper, budget spreadsheet or a budgeting app?

  • #87 BSS - Ways to Make $5000 Fast

    September 22nd, 2022  |  28 mins 25 secs

    Need some quick ideas to make cash online?

  • #86 BSS Giving Yourself Flexibility In Your Budget Even When You Are Paying Off Debt

    September 19th, 2022  |  19 mins 49 secs

    Are you struggling to stay motivated with paying off debt? Check out how Marie is going to get back on track!

  • #85 BSS How Time Blocking can Keep Your Finances On Track!

    September 15th, 2022  |  34 mins 47 secs

    Are you procrastinating and making excuses to avoid your budget? With these simple steps, you can get organized and on track fast!

  • #84 BSS Shifting the "Treat Yourself" Mindset so You Can Save

    September 12th, 2022  |  42 mins 9 secs

    Do you overspend so you can "treat yourself? Let's shift that mindset into something positive!

  • #83 BSS - Letting Perfectionism Go So You Get Back on Track

    September 9th, 2022  |  27 mins 21 secs
    budgeting, saving

    Does it always feel like you can't get ahead because something always comes up?

  • 82: #82 BSS - Ways to Stop Impulse Spending Especially w/ADHD

    September 8th, 2022  |  26 mins 27 secs
    debt, financial freedom, savings

    Are you constantly getting distracted and spending online? These simple tips will help you break the cycle of mindlessly spending.

  • #81 BSS - Getting Over Mom Guilt so You Can Stop Overspending

    September 7th, 2022  |  24 mins 18 secs

    Are your kids constantly guilting you into spending money? Or you overspend because you love them and don't want to tell them no?

  • #80 BSS - Curb Overspending by Focusing on Your Big Goal

    September 6th, 2022  |  22 mins 53 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals

    Are you constantly overspending even though you make a plan? Or you hate feeling restricted by a "budget"?

  • #79 3 Year Anniversary of the Podcast, Coaching Week is HERE!

    September 5th, 2022  |  5 mins 9 secs
    budgeting, debt, saving

    Can you believe it has been three years since I officially started the Money Mindset Podcast?

    To honour this milestone, we are changing some things up by doing a Coaching Week!

  • Episode 78: Stop Fearing Doing It The Right Way

    August 29th, 2022  |  12 mins 1 sec
    budgeting, saving

    Struggling with your personal finance and how to manage your money?

    It can be frustrating when you are stuck in a financial rut because of the fear that you might not be doing it right.

    Join me in today's episode as I talk about how to stop letting your fear get in your way, how overthinking and being a perfectionist is keeping you from making progress and how letting yourself fail actually helps you to succeed and reach your financial goals.

  • Episode 77: How Colleen's Parents Set Her Up For Financial Success!

    August 22nd, 2022  |  30 mins 6 secs
    budgeting, debt, saving

    Do you think taking a new career path will better yourself and will help you with your financial journey?
    Listen in as Coleen shares her story about how her parents taught her about money, what she's teaching her children about money, her financial journey on paying off her husband's student loan debt and about having no debt except for her house and switching careers because of COVID.

  • Episode 76: Budgeting Isn't About Math

    August 15th, 2022  |  14 mins 14 secs
    budgeting, saving

    Do you think budgeting is all about Math? Is it about Algebra? Is knowing basic math okay? Or do I have to be a math genius to know how to budget?

    Listen in as Ashley discusses how budgeting is not about the math, but about our emotional relationships with money, and how our emotions affect our budgeting and spending decisions.

  • Episode 75: Help Paying for College as a First Generation Student

    August 8th, 2022  |  48 mins 47 secs
    college, debt, saving

    Want to learn the tools and information you need to be strategic with your money when it comes to college planning? In this episode, we really dive into the different types of grants and which situation they best suit. We also cover how the system works and the different options that are available to you.

  • Episode 74: The 3 Steps to Take Before Paying Your Medical Bills

    August 1st, 2022  |  34 mins 58 secs
    budgeting, debt, saving

    The number one cause of all debt and bankruptcy in the United States is medical bills, medical debt. It can feel daunting and downright scary being confronted by this, not knowing your rights or what you can do about it.

    If you have medical bills to pay right now or know you may need to in the future, then you’ll want to listen in on today’s episode.

  • Episode 73: How to Use Fear of Failing as a Tool

    July 25th, 2022  |  29 mins 57 secs
    debt, financial freedom, savings

    Feeling the fear around failing with your finances again and again?
    Do you find yourself hiding the mail in a drawer so that you can avoid facing what's inside?
    Listen in and learn how you can use fear as a tool to drive you and change your money story.