Make Money Mondays

Personal finance guru Warren Ingram opens up about his money fears (and hopes)

We always had enough, but we were by no means the wealthiest in the neighbourhood. I realise now my father worked himself half to death.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

I started practicing what I preach today at the age of 22.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

Getting married was the best money decision I’ve ever made… her other name is ‘The Spreadsheet Queen’… We have a great personal finance partnership.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

Every week The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviews a famous person about her or his attitude to money (hopes and fears, successes and failures, etc.) as part of his weekly “Make Money Mondays” feature.

This week he interviewed Galileo Capital Galileo Capital Personal Financial Advisor Warren Ingram.

Ingram has been regular guest on The Money Show for many years.

His personal finance feature regularly ranks among the most read articles on this website.

Whitfield asked Ingram a number of exceedingly personal questions about his money beliefs; fascinating whether you know the man or not.

Listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for more quotes from it).

My earliest memory of money is getting 20 cents pocket money per week. I blew it on Chappies.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

Money wasn’t a topic of conversation in my family.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

I didn’t think about saving until about the age of 22.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

I worked six hours every single day and every single holiday while I was at university.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

I had a Bob card.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

Traveling is my extravagance.

Warren Ingram, Galileo Capital Financial Advisor

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