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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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May 29, 2018

Today’s guest is Deshaya Williams. She is a former Division 1 NCAA Champion and D1 regional coach of the year. She now owns her own wellness company where she specializes in birth coaching, postpartum support, fitness, and yoga coaching.

Today Deshaya will share with us more about her journey to getting not one, but...

May 22, 2018

Having a financial planner isn't just for the wealthy, but anyone who would like to have a better management system for their money. You may think it's counter-intuitive to pay to have someone manage your money, but one of the themes of our past episodes you may have noticed is the emotional hold it can have on...

May 15, 2018

Today’s guest is Richard Giannotti. Richard played in the minor leagues for nine seasons before retiring from professional sports and transitioning to life as a financial advisor. He uses his personal experience and education to guide and educate professional athletes about their finances.

Today Richard will share...

May 8, 2018

Today’s guest is former professional cross-country skier, Annie Pokorny. She represented the U.S. at three U23 World Championships, won multiple top-10 National Titles, and was an NCAA All American. While her athletic career is over she has successfully transitioned to life after sports and now works in marketing,...

May 1, 2018

Today’s guest is DJ Williams, University of Miami Hall of Fame linebacker and former NFL linebacker turned entrepreneur. DJ now owns two Pincho Factory restaurants in Miami, has his own clothing line called Dyme Lyfe, and is in the process of starting a new business to help professional athletes build their own...