Where Should I Put My Money? The 5 Best Investing Podcasts in 2018


Podcasts have taken over the world of investing and finance. We know that podcast listeners are tech-savvy and like learning new things, so it makes sense that a whole host of podcasts around investing and managing money better have cropped up. These shows feature experts discuss how to approach investing better, manage your money, and find new investing opportunities. Just like in our discussion of national security and foreign policy podcasts from last week, podcast sponsors should know about the best investing podcasts out there right now. So, in no particular order, here are the best investing podcasts in 2018.

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1. Afford Anything

What it is: Paula Pant knows how to handle her money, and she wants to share her knowledge so you can build a better life. Afford Anything is a show about making choices with your money, and how those choices should be deliberate in order to craft the kind of life you want. Paula interviews entrepreneurs, early retirees, millionaires, investors, productivity experts, and others about how to optimize one's life so you're happier and on the right financial track.

Post Schedule: Every Monday

Apple Podcasts Rating: 5 stars (521 reviews)

Visit Afford Anything on Apple Podcasts here. Also check out the podcast's website for more content.

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2. Money for the Rest of Us

What it is: David Stein is a former Chief Investment Strategist with decades of experience in managing money. He knows that a lot of other people manage their own financial investments, so he created a show about how to manage it better. "Money for the Rest of Us" is a personal finance show on money, how it works, how to invest it, and how to live without worrying about it. Through a combination of stories and academic research, Stein explains topics like balancing your portfolio, how the Fed's monetary policy impacts investors, and whether you should buy an electric car.

Post Schedule: Every Wednesday

Apple Podcasts Rating: 5 stars (580 reviews)

Visit Money for the Rest of Us on Apple Podcasts here. Also check out the podcast's website for more content.

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3. Capital Allocators

What it is: Ever wonder how people who manage the world's biggest corporations, government entities and wealth funds make their decisions and steer their organizations toward success? Ted Seides sits down with CEOs, sovereign wealth fund managers, public officials and more to understand how we all can manage our organizations better when it matters most. Seides creates a unique show both by drawing on the vast personal experience of his guests and looking at what the newest psychology research tells us about optimal decision-making.

Post Schedule: Every Monday

Apple Podcasts Rating: 5 stars (181 reviews)

Visit Capital Allocators on Apple Podcasts here. Also check out the podcast's website for more content.

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4. The Investor's Podcast

What it is:  One of the longest-running and most popular podcast series on investing and the world of business and finance, Stig Broderson and Preston Pysh delve into topics like cryptocurrency, how to start billion-dollar businesses, and the business of the NBA. They interview some of the biggest names in Silicon Valley and on Wall Street to give listeners a first-hand look at how to invest their money and how to understand global markets.

Post Schedule: Every Sunday

Apple Podcasts Rating: 5 stars (824 reviews)

Visit The Investor's Podcast on Apple Podcasts here. Also check out the podcast's website for more content.

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5. Invest Like the Best

What it is: Sean O'Shaughnessy does deep-dive interviews with some of the best investors in the business today - venture capitalists and business owners in Silicon Valley and beyond. Each episode is a long form interview where Sean explores his guest's strategies and processes for maximizing their returns and scoping out new investing opportunties.

Post Schedule: Every Tuesday

Apple Podcasts Rating: 5 stars (584 reviews)

Visit Invest Like the Best on Apple Podcasts here. Also check out the podcast's website for more content.


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