Getting Financially Fit with Shannon Mclay (Financially Blonde & Financial Gym)

Show Notes

Today we are talking with Shannon Mclay.

Shannon is the author of ‘Train Your Way To Financial Fitness’ and her own blog Financially Blonde. Shannon is the founder and CEO of the Financial Gym where she helps people become financially fit.

Shannon is a contributor to AOL, LifeHacker, Huffington Post, US News & World Reports, and many others. She also hosts the award winning Business and Investing Podcast – Martinis and Your Money – Living a Better Life One Cocktail At a Time.


  • 01:09 – Intro
  • 01:43 – Shannon’s Financial Freedom Journey
  • 07:30 – What are you working for?
  • 10:32 – Accountability Partners
  • 14:50 – Money Tradeoffs
  • 20:40 – Getting Financially Fit
  • 33:49 – Preventing Lifestyle Inflation
  • 41:13 – Getting in touch with Shannon

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*Intro and outro music is provided by Michael Cat Audio