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Episode 195 | Can Money Buy Happiness? | Jason Vitug of Phroogal


Episode 195 ask the age old question—Can money buy happiness? We sat down with a repeat guest of the show, Jason Vitug of Phroogal, as we dive deep into his new project, Happy Money Happy Life, set to release on 2/1/23! Listen now.

Episode 195 | Can Money Buy Happiness? | Jason Vitug of Phroogal

Jason Vitug is a wellness advocate helping a generation achieve a victorious life through health and wealth. Jason is a bestselling NY Times-reviewed author of two books: Happy Money Happy Life and You Only Live Once.

He is the founder of the personal finance website, creator of the Plutus Award-winning Road to Financial Wellness project, and a certified yoga teacher and breathwork specialist. Jason’s extensive background includes working in the financial services industry, as a documentary producer, traveling the world, being an international keynote speaker, and having one of the most viewed TEDx talks on money.

He’s been featured on USA Today, Forbes, Business Insider, and more. He graduated from Norwich University and Rutgers University with a Master’s in Business Administration. Jason holds a workplace Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion certification and is certified in the Psychology of Financial Planning.

He is also a certified yoga teacher and breath work specialist.

You can follow Jason on Instagram (personal), Instagram (business), Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and his website,

Episode 195 Highlights:

  • How your money shows up is directly related to your state of being as a human
  • The importance of increasing our emotional intelligence
  • How to get over mental barriers
  • Can money truly buy happiness?
  • Realizing when enough is enough
  • And more!

Understanding the role that we play in creating our dream lives and how money plays into that is a conversation we can have forever on this podcast, and having these types of conversations with guests like Jason fills up our cups!

We want to send Jason a huge thank you for coming back onto the show to share his toolbox full of gems and allow us the permission we need to approach money in a more holistic way. Be sure to purchase his book today!👉🏼 Happy Money Happy Life

You can also check out Jason’s first episode on the show, The Dangerous Price We Pay for Success, here.

Watch the full interview on our YouTube channel! Subscribe here.

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Until next time, stay empowered, stay inspired and #staypoderosa


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