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E19 – Bethany Bayless from Wanderlust For Less

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Bethany Bayless is the founder of the blog Wanderlust For Less and has launched a new podcast, The Money Millhouse.

Bethany’s blog tells all about how to travel on a dime- something that everyone wants to do, but struggle actually doing.

[1:13] Bethany, can you tell our listeners about yourself?
·       Lives in California
·       Has a puppy named London
·       Loves to travel

[2:7] So, when you boarded that plane to England and all you had was 2 bags- what was the scariest part?
·       The unknown
·       Never been overseas

[4:4] Did you have a plan or a job lined up?
·       Volunteer job
·       Did pay for room and travel

[5:2] If you could go back and know something before all your travels started, what would it be?
·       Failure is an option
·       Failing is learning

[6:49] Tell us, how was Norway?
·       Went in May of 2017
·       Want to go back and do it again
·       So much to see

[8:25] Travelling is expensive; we all want to do it- how do you afford this?
·       Live frugally in everyday life
·       Travel in the off peak seasons
·       Stay with friends, hostels or Airbnb
·       Use flight apps like Hopper

[10:57] You said that you want to hit 30 countries before your 30th birthday. What countries are next on your list?
·       Next year- Israel and Jordan

[11:21] You have also started a podcast! The Money Millhouse– tell us about it. Where did the idea come from?
·       Conversational money chat

[12:57] What is your favorite thing to talk about when it comes to money?
·       Travel
·       Frugality

[14:13] Where do you see people making their biggest financial mistakes?
·       Credit- there is a lot that we don’t get taught

[15:29] Where has it been the hardest for you when taking control of your finances?
·       I’m a born spender


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[17:8] Why do you think that people don’t achieve their dreams?
·       Dreams are so big and there’s not enough consistency

[18:48] Do you have any other books or podcasts you recommend?
·       Podcast: Stacking Benjamin’s
·       Podcast: How I build This
·       Podcast: The Ted Radio Hour

[19:47] Do you have a favorite quote?
·       If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail

[20:22] What is the best advice someone has ever given you?
·       My friend told me, you are the only one who can say it like you

[21:27] Where can our listeners reach you?

[21:47] Any parting advice?
·       One step at a time

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