Joe Saul-Sehy is a certified financial planner who thought he'd change careers to become a teacher but ended up as a full-time financial podcaster. We chat personal finance, productivity, and how he uses the science of play in his popular podcast.

Guest Biography

Joe is the founder and host of the award-winning Stacking Benjamins podcast. Joe is a former financial advisor (16 years) and represented American Express and Ameriprise in the media. He was the “Money Man” at Detroit television WXYZ-TV, appearing twice weekly. He’s appeared in Bride, Best Life, and Child magazines, the Los Angeles Times, Chicago Sun-Times, Detroit News and Baltimore Sun newspapers. He’s also appeared online in more than 200 different places, including and

Show notes:

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Money lessons and why Joe changed careers at age 40.
  • What to lookout for if you’re attending a free advisor dinner or visiting an advisor's office.
  • Tips on coaches and increasing your productivity.
  • Joe’s favorite money apps… and more.



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Special thanks to Jim Kimo West for the music.