Category Archives: The Ride Podcast

Episode 10 — 5 Financial Considerations for Transitioning into Your Post-COVID-19 Life



As COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease up, what will your new normal look like? More importantly, how are you planning for your new normal? 

Today, join Kris Dureau as he discusses five key steps you should take when planning for your transition into your post-COVID-19 life. In this episode, Kris emphasizes the importance of reviewing your financial plan — and why you should ensure that your retirement plan still works for you.

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • The difference between negotiable and non-negotiable expenses
  • The importance of having a plan
  • Why you should be reviewing your investments
  • How those retiring might be impacted during the transition out of this pandemic
  • And more!

Listen now to learn about the considerations you should keep in mind as you begin your transition out of the COVID-19 crisis!

Resources: Three Hats Financial | Kris Dureau on LinkedInEp 6 – Why Everybody Needs a WillEp 2 – Creating Your Financial Lifeline


Episode 9 – Your Q2 COVID-19 Update — With Rana Chauhan



As we enter the third quarter of the year, now is an optimal time to reflect on the last three months of COVID-19 and its impact on our lives — both financially and socially.

To do so, Kris Dureau welcomes back Rana Chauhan of the Investment Planning Counsel. Together, they review what we’ve witnessed in the markets over the last three months and the impact COVID-19 could have on politics and banking going forward. 

In this episode, you’ll learn:

  • What the market’s recovery has looked like so far
  • How government stimulus is impacting financial institutions
  • What a vaccine could mean for the future of COVID-19
  • How this pandemic could impact the U.S. election
  • And more!

Join Kris and Rana now to discover the impact of COVID-19 on our finances and society during the second quarter of 2020!

Resources:  Kris Dureau | Three Hats Financial | Rana Chauhan  | Investment Planning Counsel 


Episode 6 – Why Everybody Needs a Will



Have you planned for a future beyond your own? 

In this episode, Kris Dureau explores a key part of your estate planning process: your will. He explains the impact of not having one and the significance of ensuring these types of documents are accessible to your family after your death.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • Why everyone should have a will
  • Ways a will can work to serve you and your family
  • The importance of noting all of your relevant documents
  • And more!

Listen in now to discover the impact a will can have on you and your family — and why it should be a part of everybody’s financial planning process!

Kris Dureau on LinkedIn


SPECIAL UPDATE: COVID-19



In this special episode, we share updates on how we are responding to the COVID-19 situation, how we’re assisting our clients, and what actions we’re advising investors to take during this time of uncertainty. 

Tune in now to learn how the markets are being affected and what we’re doing to help clients during this tumultuous time.

Resources: Kris Dureau | BHD FinancialRana Chauhan