Episode 88 – Giving for Your Wellbeing

This episode is all about convincing you that giving to others will make you happy – the wellbeing behind philanthropy! We want to hear your thoughts on the No Shizzle Sherlock topic and as ever, #TightAssTommo has some questionable money saving tips to help you beat the cost of living crisis.

Welcomes & Introductions

Featuring hay fever, a happy westie called Luna and golfing success

What is todays podcast all about?

Taking a look at philanthropy – that giving is not just for the super rich and how giving is good for you

The No Shizzle Sherlock Test

Every episode they guys will take a look at a questionable financial tip – will it be insightful and meaningful advice, or from the land of the bleeding obvious!

This time the spotlight is on Elon Musk –

I thought to myself, what are some of the other problems that are likely to most effect the future of humanity? I invested not from the perspective of what’s the best way to make money.

Elon Musk

Dear listeners – what are your thoughts on this one? No Shizzle Sherlock/Obvious or A Load of Shizzle Sherlock/Terrible. Let us know on Twitter – @finwellbeing


  • Try misspelling item wanted on auction sites like Ebay – you will find cheap items with no other bidders
  • Extend the 5 second rule to 10 seconds! (from Tammy)

Todays Topic –

How much do ultra-high net-worth people give to charity each year?

Producer Tommo’s homework on giving trends – from how much is donated to who has been donating. Buckle up, he has a lot of stats for you!

Why people don’t give to charity?

What are some good reasons to give to charity?

The principles of giving to enhance our wellbeing –

  • planned giving
  • personal connection
  • see the impact

The Butterfly Effect – pt1 | The Butterfly Effect – pt2

Click here for further information about the IFW

Book link – The Book of Joy

Conclusions from the guys

Want to know more about giving? Where to go next;

If you would like to purchase a copy of The Financial Wellbeing Book please click on this link to visit Penny Brohn UK shop

If you would like to get in touch with Ovation, click here to visit the website email enquiries@ovationfinance.co.uk or call on 0117 942 4333

Do you have any financial wellbeing questions you would like us to answer? Or do you have a #tightasstommo money saving tip you would like to share with our listeners?

If so, let us know by going to Twitter @Finwellbeing or email – contact@financialwell-being.co.uk

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