WINSTON-SALEM, North Carolina, July 11, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Truliant Federal Credit Union announced today that it has partnered with Chris Browning, personal finance expert. Browning hosts the popular Popcorn Finance podcast, which aims to help listeners better understand their finances in about the time it takes to make a bag of popcorn.
Money Burst, sponsored by Truliant, is a new personal finance web series featuring useful short videos with tips and hacks to make money management easier. The goal is to reach consumers by providing easily digestible information in an entertaining way – mainly in their social media feed. In the series, Browning speaks directly to the audience and provides knowledge and quick assumptions about how viewers can get their personal finances in order.
Chris Murray, Chief Experience Officer of Truliant, noted that “our mission is to improve lives and one way we do that is through education. We realized that in today’s digital world we needed to find new ways to provide education. Making Money Burst appear in social media feeds on Facebook, TikTok, Instagram and LinkedIn is how we do it. ”
“It’s not just for our members. It is for all consumers – there is no sales talk or product push – just information to help lead a better financial life, ”he added.
Money Burst’s Browning said: “I know what it’s like to struggle with debt and try to make ends meet every month. The pressure to achieve so many financial goals can be overwhelming and cause many of us to ignore our money situation. It feels like there is just so much to know. It’s my goal to be a trusted voice to break down the financial world and help steer you away from the traps and into the life you want for yourself and your family. Money does not have to be complicated and with Money Burst you get straightforward and easy-to-understand financial information. ”
New episodes are broadcast weekly and more than 20 episodes are currently available. Each is about 90 seconds long and focuses on a single idea. Recent episodes include topics including: “Should I invest my emergency fund?”, “How do I build an emergency fund?”, “Pros and cons of the ‘Debt Snowball’ method.”, “Try a” no spending “-day!” and “The best times to use a credit card.”
Murray added, “Chris has been creating great content for Money Burst since day one. We understand there are obstacles on everyone’s personal financial journey. Chris has a related style that makes him fun to listen to. Our intention is to “Each episode is useful, easy to digest and entertaining. With each episode, we hope viewers learn something new.”
Browning has been working in the world of finance for over 11 years and has been providing personal financial advice for over five years. He started Popcorn Finance in 2017, and more than one million episodes have been downloaded. It has won numerous awards and has been featured in Nerdwallet, the New York Times, Investopedia, Vice, CNBC, Forbes, the Los Angeles Times and numerous other mediums. Topic ranges from how to recover from a financial failure to tips to earn freelance income.
To watch Money Burst, visit the series page on Truliant’s website or the Money Burst channel on YouTube.
About Truliant Federal Credit Union
Truliant is a mission-driven, non-profit financial institution that improves lives by providing excellent service and simple financial solutions. Truliant was chartered in 1952 and now serves 289,000+ members. Truliant has more than 30 member financial centers in North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia.
Money Burst sponsored by Truliant
Popcorn Finance Host Chris Browning