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Episode 90. The Dangerous Price We Pay For Success | Jason Vitug of Phroogal


We are wrapping up Mental Health Awareness Month and AAPI Awareness Month and episode 90 features Jason Vitug of Phroogal. Jason shares with us his to story of self-discovery and breaks down how money can’t truly buy happiness.  (I know, you think we sound crazy…trust us. You want to listen to this episode!)

Jason Vitug is a wellness expert, entrepreneur, and founder of the personal finance website He’s the bestselling and NY Times reviewed author of You Only Live Once: The Roadmap to Financial Wellness and a Purposeful Life.

Jason champions living experiential and purposeful lives through vision mapping and financial planning. He’s a certified yoga teacher and breath-work specialist.

You can follow Jason on Instagram, Facebook, Twitter and YouTube.

Episode 90 Highlights:

  • Following the traditional path to success that many of us get caught up in
  • The toll that reaching that ultimate success took on him and how it affected his mental health
  • How he decided to make a drastic change in what he called “success” in life

Money is a tool. A tool to help us achieve our goals. It doesn’t mean you have to suffer and deprive yourself from all the things that make you happy and fulfilled in life.

Jason breaks this down in a super real and vulnerable conversation that so many of us should be having. Thank you for sharing your thoughts and gems with us, Jason! 💎

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


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