NEW YORK, Jan. 3, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Betterment, the largest independent robo-advisor, is partnering with DGital Media, the innovative creator of high-quality, on-demand audio entertainment, to launch a new podcast series, "Better Off," hosted by Emmy-nominated business analyst Jill Schlesinger, CFP®.
The show features in-depth conversations with thought leaders from finance, entrepreneurship, sports, entertainment and more to offer unconventional and entertaining insights on money and life. Listeners will gain inspiration and actionable advice on how to reach personal goals (e.g., buying a home, paying for college, planning travel or enjoying retirement) from the guests, whether they're a seasoned financial expert or someone who has mastered his or her own personal financial challenges. Jill Schlesinger is the Emmy-nominated Business Analyst for CBS News. Jill appears on CBS radio and television stations nationwide covering the economy, markets, investing and anything else with a dollar sign. She translates complicated business and economic news into understandable, relatable topics for everyday viewers and listeners. Jill is also the host of the nationally syndicated radio show, " Jill on Money," which airs in over 95 markets and was recently named one of LinkedIn's Top 10 Influencer Voices for 2016 and 2017. "I love solving financial problems, and it has always been my goal to help people better understand money, without all of the jargon," said Jill Schlesinger. "I'm thrilled to partner with Betterment and DGital Media on this podcast whose mission is aligned with mine in that we all want to help people live better financial lives."