With the world starting to open up, individuals and families are starting to get out and travel again (finally!). So, this week on the Wealth & Law Podcast, Brent and Rachel sit down with Danielle Desir to discuss all things related to personal finance and travel. Danielle gives us her top tips for how to be a financially savvy traveler.
Danielle Desir is a blogger, podcaster, speaker, and author who is frequently quoted in the media. Danielle travels the world and runs the affordable-travel and personal finance blog ThoughtCard.com. She is also the host of The Thought Card Podcast, a biweekly podcast empowering financially savvy travelers to make more informed financial decisions – travel more, pay off debt, and build wealth. She aims to help financially savvy travelers explore what’s possible and accomplish their travel and money goals sooner.
In 2018, Danielle founded WOC (Women of Color) Podcasters, a community of over 3,500 members. This is the first community of its kind dedicated to amplifying the voices of women of color podcasters from around the world. Then in 2019, Danielle co-founded a virtual podcast summit called Podthon. Podthon features diverse speakers from around the world.
In 2019, Danielle wrote her first book, Iceland: Nature, Nurture & Adventure, an Iceland travel guide sharing how to plan an affordable, adventurous, and culturally enriching trip to the Land of Fire and Ice. In 2020, she published two additional books Affording Travel: Saving Strategies For Financially Savvy Travelers and Traveling With A Full-Time Job.
You can learn more about Danielle here:
Travel Blog: https://thoughtcard.com/