The Money Mindset Podcast

Helping midlife women and empty nesters get their money stuff together so they can enjoy this season of life while looking toward retirement.

About the show

The Money Mindset Podcast is hosted by Ashley Patrick from Budgets Made Easy. This is the place for women where you will learn how to budget, save money, and pay off debt fast in the midlife and empty nest season of life so you can afford to travel and actually retire.

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 and Thursday.


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    #213 The 3 Bank Accounts You Need

    May 14th, 2024  |  7 mins 38 secs
    bills, financial management, savings, spending

    Ever wondered if you have the right number of bank accounts to manage your finances effectively? Join us as we explore the optimal setup for your financial success, discussing how to balance multiple accounts for various needs.

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    #212 Top Budget Tips from Budgeting Experts

    May 7th, 2024  |  10 mins 11 secs
    budgeting, finance tips, money management

    Ready to transform your budgeting game? Dive into this episode as we unlock expert insights and game-changing strategies from financial gurus.

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    #211 10 Things I've Learned About Money Since Becoming A Money Coach

    April 30th, 2024  |  19 mins 9 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Ever found yourself struggling to navigate the ever-changing world of personal finance? Join us as we explore the valuable lessons Ashley learned over seven years as a money coach, offering insights to help you overcome financial challenges and achieve your goals.

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    #210 This is why your budget doesn't work for you

    April 18th, 2024  |  15 mins 31 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Feeling overwhelmed by budgeting and unsure why it's not working for you? Tune in as we explore common pitfalls and actionable steps to make your budgeting efforts more effective and sustainable.

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    #209 How Much Should You Save?

    April 10th, 2024  |  16 mins 54 secs

    Are you struggling to determine how much you should have in savings? Join us as we dive into the factors to consider and practical strategies to build a strong savings fund.

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    #208 Do These 3 Things Every Month

    March 28th, 2024  |  15 mins 54 secs
    budgeting tips, financial goals, money management, spending habits, time management

    Ever felt overwhelmed by your finances? Join us as we unveil three essential monthly practices to regain control and steer your financial journey towards success.

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    #207 BBMU 3 Tips to Stop Overspending!

    March 26th, 2024  |  30 mins 30 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Struggling to curb overspending and regain control of your finances? Tune in to our latest episode where we explore the issue of lifestyle creep and offer practical strategies to cultivate mindful spending habits.

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    #206 What a 1:1 Session Looks Like

    March 19th, 2024  |  16 mins 50 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Curious about 1:1 coaching? In this episode I breakdown what to expect while working with a coach.

    How to prepare and what happens inbetween your sessions.

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    #205 Building Your Confidence with a Money Coach

    March 7th, 2024  |  13 mins 6 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Ever felt overwhelmed by financial decisions? Explore how a money coach can provide clarity and guidance to help you navigate your financial journey with confidence.

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    #204 - When to know when it's time for a money coach

    February 29th, 2024  |  8 mins 39 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Ever found yourself struggling to follow through with your financial plans, or feeling lost in knowing what steps to take? Join us as we explore the topic of when it's time to consider hiring a money coach.

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    #203 What a Money Coach is & How to Find One

    February 27th, 2024  |  28 mins 35 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Wondering if it's time to seek professional guidance for your finances? Listen in as we discuss key considerations and questions to ask when choosing a money coach.

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    #202 LIVE Budget Strategy Sessions from Money Plan Bootcamp 2024

    February 9th, 2024  |  58 mins 10 secs
    budgeting, paying off debt, saving money

    Are you confused about sinking funds or how to save, pay off debt, and still deal with things that always pop up?

    We dive into in this episode live with members of the Money Plan Bootcamp January 2024.

    If you'd like to join us in Money Success Club go to we'd love to have you!

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    #201 8 Saving Money Challenges for 2024

    February 6th, 2024  |  25 mins 12 secs
    budgeting, money challenges, saving

    Want to start your year on a strong financial note? Join me as I introduce eight different money challenges for 2024 to help you save, cut expenses, and develop healthy financial habits.

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    #200 - 200th Episode Celebration! What's Next for Budgets Made Easy......

    January 11th, 2024  |  31 mins 25 secs

    What's next for Budgets Made Easy and The Money Mindsete Podcast for 2024.....

    Let's celebrate this huge milestone and look toward the future!

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    #199 How to Kickstart 2024 and make it the Best Year Yet!

    December 28th, 2023  |  17 mins
    budgeting, financial goals, kickstart 2024 bundle, planning

    Who's ready to transform 2024 into their best year yet? Join us in this episode as we unravel the secrets to setting yourself up for success and making meaningful progress throughout the year.

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    #198 What are you willing to do to reach your 2024 goal?

    December 26th, 2023  |  10 mins 37 secs
    budgeting, debt, goals, saving money

    Ever found yourself setting New Year's resolutions only to lose steam by February? Join us as we discuss how to break the cycle and make 2024 the year your financial goals become a reality.