Episode 137 – Taking Control of Your Spending Habits with Lauren Greutman

Taking Control of Your Spending Habits with Lauren Greutman. In this episode of the Boss Mom Podcast, Lauren talks about being a forever recovering spender and building money boundaries.

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In this episode you’ll hear:

  • Lauren’s Boss Mom journey.
  • Value spending and budgeting.
  • Using credit cards for spending.
  • How to know your spending boundaries.
  • Being an entrepreneur and spender.
  • The recovering spender story.

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Can I quote you on that? 

  • We try to teach our kids they can reach better than working for someone else. – Lauren
  • What you value is how you spend your money. – Lauren
  • People need to understand that it’s okay to splurge on themselves as long as they aren’t going into debt over it. – Lauren
  • I’ve had to flip the way I think about boundaries so I can pay myself. – Dana
  • I will forever be a recovering spender, I’ll just never be in debt again. – Lauren

More about our guest, Lauren Greutman.


Lauren is a wife, mom of four and a recovering spender who – with her husband – figured out how to get out of $40,000 of debt. Now Lauren strives to bring others into her circle… to mentor you and teach that, when it comes to managing your finances, “YOU CAN DO THIS!” She is the author of the book ‘The Recovering Spender’ due to release September 2016 and of the popular money saving website LaurenGreutman.com (formerly iamthatlady.com).

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1 thought on “Episode 137 – Taking Control of Your Spending Habits with Lauren Greutman”

  1. I can so relate with this interview! Every detail of it! Coffee in hand, I felt like I was at Starbucks with you girls:). …spending mode… right??!!

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