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What is the Worth Listening Podcast?
In short, it’s a podcast about all things money! Our guests are millennials and professional athletes because what better way to learn than from peers in a similar situation.

Host Lauryn Williams, financial planner and Olympian leads in-depth conversations with guests, having them share what she calls their "money memoir" to offer insight into how money works in their sport or profession.

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Jan 30, 2018

Marcus Ginyard played college basketball at UNC Chapel Hill before being selected to travel the world playing basketball.  

Marcus shares with us the lesson learned when his emergency fund was spent on something other than an emergency.

Finally we talk about managing your income when it is fluctuating and the importance...

Jan 23, 2018

Professional rock climber, Sasha DiGiulian, has been competing since she was 12 years old. Sasha turned professional before she even entered college!

Today Sasha will share with us more about her life as a professional rock climber and how she balanced doing both throughout college. She will also share how she managed...

Jan 16, 2018

Brandon Okpalobi is Founder and CEO of DIBIA Athletic Development and DIBIA Dream, Inc,

Today we discuss how Brandon made $2 allowance in high school, then how he walked on the basketball at a Division 1 college school and earned a scholarship. Finally we talk about how you don’t have to be playing sports to be...

Jan 9, 2018

2016 Olympian Meghan O’leary played all sort of sports growing up and even played volleyball and softball in college. Yet, she didn’t find rowing until after college. Yes, she started rowing AFTER college, became an Olympian and recently made history by earning silver medalist in the 2017 world championships....

Jan 2, 2018

We kick the show off with one of the best NFL running backs to ever play the game, Clinton Portis. You have probably heard his name in the news frequently for being great football player or for fun personalities that kept the sport fans entertained while playing for the Washington Redskins. More recently the news...