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July 26, 2021

Don’t Pay Off Your Mortgage (Yet!) – w/ Brian Preston

Brian Preston

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I love living mortgage-free. The freedom our family has after we decided to pay off our mortgage early is incredible. 

But just because I love my paid-off house, doesn’t mean I think everyone should rush off and do that right away. There are other important financial actions to consider first. 

To help us discuss those other money moves, I’ve invited Brian Preston, from The Money Guy Show, on the podcast today. 

Episode Overview

Brian Preston and I review the following:

  • Why you shouldn't pay off your mortgage early
  • The importance of investing
  • A financial order of operations that makes the process easy

If you're struggling with the “pay off your mortgage or invest” debate, this conversation may help guide you as you decide what's best for you and your family.


Guest Bio – Brian Preston

Brian Preston, CPA, CFP®, PFS – Brian is the founder of Abound Wealth Management and host of The Money Guy Show. Brian is a 3rd generation educator, and this desire to create educated clients led to the award-winning podcast and YouTube channel. He has been broadcasting for over 15 years.

When not helping clients reach success with simple, smart strategies, Brian loves spending time with his wife, Jennifer, and their two daughters in Franklin, TN.

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What do you think? Should you not pay off your mortgage?  Do you like the advice from Brian Preston from The Money Guy Show?

Please let us know in the comments below.

Andy Hill

Andy Hill is the award-winning family finance coach behind Marriage Kids and Money - a platform dedicated to helping young families build wealth and happiness. With millions of podcast downloads and video views, Andy’s message of family financial empowerment has resonated with listeners, readers and viewers across the world. When he's not "talking money", Andy enjoys being a Soccer Dad, singing karaoke with his wife and watching Marvel movies.

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