Podcasts are all the rage, both in marketing and in terms of entertainment. You can turn any downtime, such as during your commute, at the gym, or while you’re at the office, into an opportunity to learn something new. The business podcast market is particularly robust, and there are a number of excellent programs that are informative as well as entertaining. Whether you’re looking for a more formal discussion about the economy, or a casual interview between entrepreneurs, there’s something for everyone on the podcast scene.

We’ve rounded up 10 podcasts we think would benefit financial advisors. If you’re ready to start listening to podcasts or add new ones to your current playlist, we recommend trying one of these:


Your Money Hosted by the SEC, the “Your Money” podcast offers episodes about savings and retirement. Busting “get rich quick” myths, the show focuses on wise investing and asset allocation.

Tortoise QuickTake – One of the shortest financial podcasts around, Tortoise Capital Advisors produces QuickTake, which offers four-minute updates on trending market topics, such as speculation on the Fed’s interest rate moves and the price of oil.

Planet Money – Get unique takes on the latest economic news from this top NPR podcast. This show can also be helpful to educate yourself on what might be concerning your clients and can provide interesting insight into the industry.

Practice Management

Financial Advisor Success – Hear from real financial advisors to learn from their success stories and insights. If you’re trying to take your business to the next level, the advice on this financial advisor podcast can certainly help you get there.


Between Now and Success – Hosted by Steve Sanduski, the founder of Belay Advisor, this podcast features inspiring interviews with top advisors who share their advice for succeeding in business, investing, and life. Sharing life lessons learned, advisors can learn plenty from this podcast on all topics that impact their lives.

Lead to Win – Host Michael Hyatt shares a weekly episode dedicated to leadership lessons for lasting success. Find tips both big and small on workplace management advice on growing your business.

The Look and Sound of Leadership – Discover practical leadership tips for the workplace to help you become a better manager.


Market in Motion Podcast – For the latest in marketing advice that’s tailored to financial advisors, you don’t want to miss the FMG Suite podcast. Our bi-monthly podcast interviews industry professionals about the marketing insights advisors need to know to work on their marketing and remain relevant. If you have any suggestions on what we should discuss in our podcast for financial advisors for future episodes, please let us know!

The Fizzle Show – This isn’t your average marketing podcast. Geared specifically toward online small business professionals, the podcast offers tips on building your audience, convincing new customers to purchase your services, and how to connect with your target market.

Marketing Over Coffee – Looking for a grab bag of marketing tips and updates on the latest trends? Look no further. Marketing Over Coffee releases weekly episodes sharing the latest news in the marketing world.

Social Media Marketing – Brush up on your social media knowledge by learning how successful businesses harness this online tool, then collect new tips and strategies to improve your own presence.