BLK Currency Podcast

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A ground zero approach to building financial wealth and financial freedom.

Hosted By: Bradley "DLO" Thomas, Opal Ellyse, and Corey Whitmore

Produced by Radio 22/Media 22 LLC

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Special Episode: C.L.I.M.B. USA w/ Bob Wynn

In this episode, we look in-depth at the non-profit organization C.L.I.M.B. USA with President Bob Wynn.

C.L.I.M.B., which stands for Communities Learning to Invest and Mobilize for Business, hopes to create and coordinate a regenerative economic empowerment ecosystem in which underserved youth, families, and communities can learn, grow, and thrive.

CLIMB USA has several youth and adult programs that help to provide financial education and investment opportunities that we will discuss in this episode.

Please get your pen or pan because it is time to take notes.

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Dec 29, 2022
BLK Currency In Review: Best of The Best

In episode 20 of the BLK Currency Podcast, we reminisce about some of our favorite episodes from our first year of the podcast.  We discuss what ideals and concepts have heavily influenced how to think about money and what we hope to see in the next year on our platform.  

A special thanks to ALL of our guests.  Without you, this podcast would not be possible.

Afra Smith, Robert Wynn, Ari Zafari, Dominic Johnson, Randy Webb, Martinez White, William "Chill" Rinehart, Mark "Shah" Evans, Jermaine Butler, Roxie Hentz, Keon Hutson, Dexter Patterson, Lawrence Pearson, and Tamario Moutry.

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Oct 20, 2022
Buying Back The Block w/ Tamario Moutry

In this episode, The BLK Currency crew sits down with Tamario Moutry to discuss real estate and investment property. Tamario shares with us the difference between a realtor and a real estate broker and how she was able to transition from an MPS teacher to opening four real estate companies in 6 years! Get out your pens and pads because some jewels are about to be dropped!

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Sep 15, 2022
Making Perfect Moves with Master P

In this episode of BLK Currency Podcast, we sit down with Lawrence Pearson, owner and founder of Perfect Move Martial Arts - Martial Arts School and Bu-shi-do 3 Promotions. We dive into his life as a United States Army Veteran, executive, fighter, trainer, and business owner. Lawrence is a prime example of what you can accomplish with discipline, dedication, and determination!

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Aug 18, 2022
Never On Schedule, But Always On Time

In this episode of BLK Currency Podcast, the crew sits down with fellow co-host Corey Dash DUB Whitmore to discuss his journey from indie record label owner to multimedia company owner. Corey helps us to see what it takes to transition from a part-time to a full-time Entrepreneur.

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Aug 11, 2022
Office Hours w/ Dexter Patterson

In this episode, the BLK Currency crew sits down with UW Professor, BIPOC Birding Club Co-Founder, Musician, and Studio Owner Dexter Patterson. We discuss his inspiring life journey and his transitions from Artist to Entrepreneur to Professor to Wisco Birder.

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Jul 29, 2022
From the Living Room to Brick and Mortar

In episode 15 of the Black Currency Podcast, we sit down with musician, fashion designer, and Owner/Founder of DLK Printing Keon Hutson. Keon tells us what it takes to transform your business from your living to a brick-and-mortar store. Keon also shares his life philosophy and lessons learned as a musician and entrepreneur.

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Jun 23, 2022
Change the World, One Youth at a Time

In this episode of Black Currency Podcast, we had the pleasure of sitting down with the owner and founder of the CEOs of Tomorrow, Dr. Roxie Hentz. We discussed her life philosophy, journey, years of experience in education as a teacher, and the inspiring things her non-profit CEOs of Tomorrow are engaged in, as they inspire youth to unlock their entrepreneurial gifts to make the world a better place. Grab your notebook and pencil for this one!

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Jun 16, 2022
Like a 27-Inch Zenith, Believe It.

In this episode, the Black Currency Crew sits down with Jermaine Butler, Zenith Hospitality Group's owner, and founder. Jermaine shares his journey and history as an Entrepreneur. He also discusses what it takes to create, innovate, and grow a business from local to national.

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Jun 09, 2022
I’m Not A Businessman, I’m A Business, Man. (part 2)

In part 2 of this episode, the Black Currency Podcast crew continues our talk with Mark "Shah" Evan as he discusses a recent life and death experience that was a turning point that helped to inspire his new business venture, Seek Death! 

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Jun 02, 2022
I’m Not A Businessman, I’m A Business, Man. (part 1)

In part 1 of this episode, the Black Currency crew sits down with entrepreneur, coach, and VP, Mark "Shah" Evans. He shared his life journey and philosophy and allowed us to pick his brain about the right way to network and brand.


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May 26, 2022
Don't Try This At Home: Financial Lessons (Backstage Pass)

In this episode, the Black Currency crew discusses personal financial mistakes and the lessons learned.

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Apr 14, 2022
Introduction to Financial Apps (Backstage Pass)

In this episode, the black currency crew shares their own experiences with Financial Apps like Robin Hood, Acorns, Stash, and more.

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Mar 24, 2022
Real Estate Part 2: Building Wealth w/Tiffany Malone

In episode 9, the Black Currency Podcast sat down to talk homeownership and real estate investments with Tiffany Malone. Tiffany works with buyer and seller clients in the greater Madison WI area as a licensed Realtor at Alvarado Real Estate Group and is one of the co-creators of Own It: Building Black Wealth, an innovative local initiative that is changing the game when it comes to educating and creating access to funds for Black and Brown families to build wealth through real estate and homeownership.



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Mar 17, 2022
Building an Entertainment Empire w/ William "Chill" Rinehart

In episode 8 of the Black Currency Podcast, we sit down with William "Chill" Rinehart and discuss his steps to building in the Come Clean Music Empire. We also talk in-depth about the ever-changing music industry, things he learned from his time working with J. Prince, the importance of building a robust network, and much more!

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Feb 10, 2022
A Story of Black Entrepreneurship w/ Martinez White

In episode 7 of the Black Currency Podcast, we sit down with Martinez White, the CEO/Producer of Intuition Productions LLC. Mr. White shares his incredible and inspiring journey as a Producer, DJ, Author, and Entrepreneur. Mr. White also talks about his upbringing and God's role in his success.

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Jan 13, 2022
Crypto Rules Everything Around Me

In this episode of The Black Currency Podcast, Randy Webb helps us break down the basics of cryptocurrency and NFT's. Mr. Webb is a Crypto Educator, Real Estate Investor, and inventor. This episode is PACKED with great information, so make sure to grab a pen and paper.!

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Dec 23, 2021
Retirement Planning w/ Dominic Johnson

In episode 5, we had the pleasure of sitting down with Dominic Johnson, Managing Director at Northwestern Mutual and Generational wealth consultant. We tackled the issue of retirement planning and what you should be thinking about and preparing for. The Black Currency crew also starts the conversation about Traditional and Roth IRA's and gets some advice on tax preparation.

Hosted By: Bradley DLO Thomas, Opal Ellyse, Corey Whitmore

Guest: Dominic Johnson

Produced By: Radio 22/Media 22 LLC

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Oct 21, 2021
Real Estate: Buying or Selling a Home w/ Ari Zafari

In this week's episode, we sat down with Ari Zafari, a realtor with First Weber here in Madison, Wisconsin. We discuss the basics of buying and selling a home and what it takes for you to get started in real estate.

Hosts: Bradley "DLO" Thomas, Opal Ellyse, Corey Whitmore

Guest: Ari Zafari

Produced By: Radio 22/Media 22 LLC

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Oct 07, 2021
Introduction to Stocks w/ Robert Wynn

In episode 3 of the Black Currency Podcast, Robert Wynn, founder of Asset Builders of America Inc, CLIMB (Communities Learning to Invest and Mobilize for Business), an Akamai LLC, joins us to discuss the basics of the stock market and how first time investors can get involved.

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Hosted By: Bradley DLO Thomas, Opal Ellyse, and Corey Whitmore

Special Guest: Robert Wynn

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Sep 30, 2021
Credit Repair / Predatory Lending w/ Opal Ellyse

In episode 2 we sit down with our co-host Opal Ellyse and discuss some simple strategies that can help repair your credit. We also talk about the pitfalls of predatory lending and how to avoid it.

Hosted By: Bradley Thomas, Opal Ellyse, Corey Whitmore

Guest: Opal Ellyse

Produced By: Radio 22/Media 22 LLC

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Sep 23, 2021
Money Management w/ Afra Smith

On our first Black Currency Episode, we sit down with Afra Smith, the Founder and CEO of The Melanin Project. During our discussion we take a deep dive into Money Management. We define what is it and discuss strategies on how we get started tracking and saving money!

Hosts: Bradley "DLO" Thomas, Opal Ellyse and Corey Whitmore

Guest: Afra Smith of The Melanin Project

Produced By: Radio 22/Media 22 LLC

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Sep 16, 2021