Real Stories Podcast

Recent Real Stories Episodes

Real Stories Ep 28: Danny Kofke – Rewriting Your Money Story, It Can Be Done!

The impact of delayed gratification and the value of not comparing your lifestyle to others. Listen to a conversation with Danny Kofke.

Real Stories Ep 27: Regina’s Story – 3 Paths to a Brighter Future

Regina has been at a crossroads with her finances. Each time, GreenPath has provided different kinds of support. Listen to her story.

Real Stories Ep 26: Pobody’s Nerfect – 7 Stories of (Finally) Getting Money Right

Financial Literacy Month, which is designated by Congress to raise awareness about the importance of financial literacy education.

Real Stories Episode 25: Katie’s Story Continues – The Journey to Financial Wellness is Never a Straight Line

In this episode, we catch up with our very first Real Stories podcast guest, Katie. Her story is a good reminder that the journey to financial wellness is never a straight line.

Real Stories Episode 24: Shannon McLay – Building Financial Strength with the Founder/CEO of the Financial Gym

Shannon’s experiences give us two opportunities to learn. As with all our guests, she has a unique financial journey that has a lot of ups and downs.

Real Stories Episode 23: Amanda Clayman – Tips from a Financial Therapist who got a “$19,000 Haircut”

Tips from a Financial Therapist who got a “$19,000 Haircut”. She believes money can be a tool for transformation: something she learned firsthand.

Real Stories Episode 22: Lavell – From “Swiping Like a Ninja” to Debt-Free

18-year-old Lavell received an envelope right before Christmas. What started as a gesture of kindness snowballed into a mountain of debt: $30,000 owed on one card alone.

Real Stories Episode 21: Jessie – From Client to Counselor

After struggling with credit card debt in college, Jessie was all set to file bankruptcy. But after she told her family about her plans, they encouraged her to search for an alternative – a Debt Management Program with GreenPath.

Real Stories Episode 20: Nina – Light after Darkness 

Nina has been on quite a journey the last few years. For her, stress around her finances was only the tip of the iceberg. Nina also faced many challenges when it came to addiction and her mental health.