Dollars and Sense: Rethinking Finance with Dr. Preet Banerjee


In this episode of TEC Canada’s Leadership Standard, host Jamie Mason-Cohen invites Dr. Preet Banerjee, a respected Canadian personal finance expert known for his work as a Globe and Mail columnist, host of OWN’s TV show Million Dollar Neighbourhood, and author of the popular blog

Prepare for a thoughtful exploration into the hidden psychology of money, offering insights that aim to reshape your financial approach. This discussion goes beyond the typical finance talk, delving into the mental aspects of financial decision-making. Dr. Banerjee draws connections between mental well-being and financial success, urging business leaders to enhance their financial literacy for smarter decision-making in today’s dynamic landscape.

The episode also addresses the intriguing “buy now, pay later” trend and its implications for both consumers and businesses. Dr. Banerjee introduces Money Gaps, a project that reimagines traditional financial advice, providing practical guidance at a fraction of the usual cost.

The episode concludes with a lightning round of rapid-fire finance questions, encouraging you to press play and gain valuable insights for navigating the corporate world more effectively. Don’t miss out – tune in now and elevate your financial leadership to new levels!

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About Preet Banerjee

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Dr. Preet Banerjee, often dubbed the Renaissance Man of personal finance, stands as one of Canada’s foremost authorities on personal finance, investing, and money management. Holding degrees from the University of Toronto and a doctorate in business administration from the Henley Business School at the University of Reading in England.

His diverse pursuits include professional racecar training at the Bridgestone Racing Academy. A global finance columnist, he has graced the screens of CBC’s The National, The Exchange, and Marketplace. Dr. Banerjee, the former host of Oprah Winfrey’s network Million Dollar Neighborhood, is also an acclaimed author with works such as “Stop Overthinking Your Money: The Five Simple Rules of Financial Success.” His YouTube channel, boasting over 120,000 subscribers, delves into a myriad of finance-related topics.

Currently serving as the founder and CEO of Money Gaps, Dr. Banerjee has become one of the most sought-after professional speakers in Canada and beyond, sharing profound insights on financial matters.

Episode Highlights

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00:00 – 01:15
Jamie Mason-Cohen introduces the episode and guests, setting the stage for an insightful discussion on the intersection of psychology and finance.

Preet Banerjee’s Background
01:15 – 05:30
Learn about Preet Banerjee’s impressive background as a Canadian personal finance expert, Globe and Mail columnist, TV show host, and author.

The Hidden Psychology of Money
05:30 – 15:45
Dr. Banerjee delves into the psychological aspects of money, offering unique insights that challenge conventional financial thinking and emphasize the importance of a mindset shift.

Navigating the “Buy Now, Pay Later” Trend
15:45 – 28:10
Explore the “buy now, pay later” trend, uncovering its appeal for consumers and the impact on businesses. Dr. Banerjee encourages listeners to enhance their financial literacy for smarter decision-making.

Money Gaps Project Unveiled
28:10 – 38:50
Discover the innovative Money Gaps project, where Dr. Preet Banerjee revolutionizes traditional financial advice, providing top-notch guidance at a fraction of the cost.

Lightning Round: Rapid-Fire Finance Questions
38:50 – 45:25
The episode concludes with a lightning round, where Dr. Banerjee answers rapid-fire finance questions, emphasizing the power of clarity in values as a key to effective decision-making.

Closing and Call to Action
45:25 – 47:10
Jamie Mason-Cohen wraps up the episode, urging listeners to apply the insights gained and take their financial leadership to the next level.

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About The Leadership Standard Podcast

The Leadership Standard, hosted by TEC Canada speaker and leadership development and resilience expert, Jamie Mason Cohen, features in-depth conversations with subject matter experts all across the business spectrum.

Featuring thought leadership and actionable insights to challenge your assumptions – and inspiring stories of business triumphs, struggles, and perseverance that provide a motivational push – every episode of The Leadership Standard is a revealing discussion about the life of business and the business of life.

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