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November 15, 2021

I’m Losing Motivation to Pay Off My Mortgage. What Should I Do? [w/ Brennan Schlagbaum]

Brennan Schlagbaum

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Kevin has been working on paying off his mortgage for years but now he’s having second thoughts. Real estate investing sounds much more interesting to him now.

Brennan Schlagbaum, the founder of Budgetdog, joins me to discuss how Kevin can find his motivation to earn his paid-off house (or use his money for rental properties).

Episode Overview

Brennan Schlagbaum and I review the following:

  • How Kevin can find his motivation to pay off the mortgage
  • If Brennan thinks real estate investing with a mortgage is a good idea
  • How people can decide to invest or pay off the mortgage

Paying off your mortgage is a big decision and commitment. It's important to look at all sides of the discussion and decide what's best for you and your family. Brennan shares how he made this decision on the show so listen or watch and learn how you can move forward.


Guest Bio – Brenna Schlagbaum

Brennan Schlagbaum is a CPA that just quit his 9-5 at Deloitte and paid off his house.

He's on a mission to expand his reach on social media to help millions!

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Andy Hill

Andy Hill is the award-winning writer, speaker and podcaster behind Marriage, Kids and Money - a platform dedicated to helping young families build wealth and thrive. Andy's advice and personal finance experience has been featured in major media outlets like Business Insider, MarketWatch, Kiplinger’s Personal Finance and NBC News. Trusted as a personal finance influencer and corporate financial wellness speaker by global brands like JLL, 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 wrestling with his two kids, singing karaoke with his wife and watching Marvel movies.

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