Episodes

May 18, 2022

Living a Life of Excellence, Agility and Meaning

#57: Former Navy SEAL Commanding Officer Mike Hayes joins Chris to discuss leadership principles, strategies for successful communication, building confidence, and the most important lessons that he learned while serving in t...

Life + Work

May 11, 2022

Listener Q&A Live Show + Big Anniversary Giveaway!

#56: Today, our Host, Chris Hutchins ( @hutchins ) celebrates the one year anniversary of All The Hacks! This was a live Q&A recorded on May 9th, 2022 with All The Hacks listeners tuning in. Chris answers questions on earning...

Travel, Points + Miles

May 04, 2022

Maximize Your Points: Stacking, Buyers Clubs, Redemption Hacks, and More

#55: Points expert, Julia Menez, joins Chris to go deep on all things points and miles, including points stacking, optimizing rewards, tools to help organize your points and miles, using buying clubs to earn lots of points, a...

Travel, Points + Miles

April 27, 2022

Minimalism and the Things That Matter for a Meaningful Life

#54: Minimalist expert and award-winning author, Joshua Becker, joins Chris to talk about the many ways that “things'' get in the way of living a purpose-filled life. They discuss Joshua’s top decluttering strategies, the 8 d...

Life + Work

April 20, 2022

Travel Hacks for Planning Your Best Trip Ever

#53: Award-winning travel journalist Brandon Presser shares advice on choosing accommodations, critical factors to consider when planning a trip, his top travel hacks, and his favorite off-the-beaten-path points of interest. ...

Travel, Points + Miles

April 13, 2022

Hack Your Health (While Still Enjoying Life)

#52: Writer and cookbook author Liz Moody joins Chris to discuss health and wellness hacks, including what kind of foods you need to be adding in, supplements, vitamins, cold showers, circadian walks, hydroxyapatite, taping y...

Life + Work

April 06, 2022

Travel Hacking the Lifestyles of the Rich and Famous

#51: Travel Pro Leigh Rowan joins Chris for a second time to discuss luxurious travel hacks, including getting the best prices on private jet travel, first-class experiences flying commercial, a look into high-end luxury res...

Travel, Points + Miles

March 30, 2022

The Power (and Tax Savings) of Charitable Giving

#50: Entrepreneur and investor Adam Nash joins Chris to discuss the biggest misconceptions of philanthropy, the hurdles of giving, tax benefits for charitable donations, real estate investing, why Daffy was created, everythin...

Money + Investing

March 23, 2022

Travel Hacking Bora Bora on Miles and Points

#49: This episode breaks down exactly how I booked a $20,000+ trip Bora Bora for less than $1,500 with points and miles. I'll break down finding flights, transferring the points, booking the hotels, my own recommendations fo...

Travel, Points + Miles

March 16, 2022

Using an Investing Checklist to Improve your Portfolio

#48: Investing expert Brian Feroldi joins Chris to discuss the current market, Brian’s counterintuitive investing philosophy, making an investor checklist, evaluating risk, investor policy statements, understanding market cap...

Money + Investing

March 09, 2022

Finding Happiness, Success and Deep Purpose

#47: Behavioral social scientist Arthur Brooks joins Chris to explore happiness and the different types of intelligence. They also explore the hustle culture, the science of satisfaction, the reverse bucket list, the four goo...

Life + Work

March 02, 2022

Mastering the Secret Language of Charismatic Communication

#46: Vanessa Van Edwards, a master of communication, joins Chris to explore the language of human social cues and what it takes to be charismatic. They also cover the impact that the four primary forms of communication (vocal...

Life + Work

February 23, 2022

Travel, Hotel, and Credit Card Points Strategies for 2022

#45: Points expert Richard Kerr joins Chris to discuss airline, hotel, and credit card loyalty points, including changes/expectations for 2022, which credit cards and loyalty programs you should avoid, how to assess whether a...

Travel, Points + Miles

February 18, 2022

Latest News: Southwest Companion Pass, Hyatt/Marriott Devaluation, BlockFi's SEC Settlement

#44: This episode is a recap of some of the latest news, including: a new quick and easy way to earn Southwest Companion Pass for a whole year, the points devaluations from Hyatt and Marriott, a big BlockFi settlement with t...

February 16, 2022

Why 50/50 Doesn't Work: A New Model for Happier Relationships

#43: Relationship experts Kaley and Nate Klemp, Ph.D., join Chris and his wife Amy to discuss how to create balance in a relationship. They explore why perfect equality is unrealistic, why you shouldn’t aim for fairness, how...

Life + Work

February 09, 2022

Beating Inflation, Alternative Assets, and Simplifying Your Finances

#42: Author and financial advisor Ben Carlson joins Chris to share investing, saving, and giving hacks. They discuss what you can do instead of picking stocks, the differences between how institutions invest and how individua...

Money + Investing

February 08, 2022

All the Hacks Update and Plans for 2022

#41: This short episode is all about the podcast itself and a look the plans for the show in 2022 and beyond. It's also a recap of some takeaways from the recent listener survey. Listener Asks Share the show (or your favorite...

February 02, 2022

The Power of Regret, Motivation and Good Timing

#40: Bestselling Author Daniel Pink joins Chris to discuss how regret works and how it can help us make smarter decisions, perform better at work and bring greater meaning to our lives. They also talk about Dan’s best hacks, ...

Life + Work

January 26, 2022

The Language and Actions of Great Leaders

#39: Retired Navy Captain and leadership expert David Marquet joins Chris to share the moment in the Navy that completely flipped his understanding of leadership. They discuss why the secret to leadership lies in giving up co...

Life + Work

January 19, 2022

Leveraging Performance Psychology with a 3-time Gold Medalist

#38: Gold medal olympian and entrepreneur Kerri Walsh Jennings joins Chris to discuss how she's optimized performance in her life and career. Specifically, she explains how she nurtures her body, mind, and spirit. They talk a...

Life + Work

January 12, 2022

The Surprising Habits of Backable People

#37: Bestselling author Suneel Gupta joins Chris to discuss how to make your ideas sound so appealing to others that they not only adopt them but advocate for them. They talk about how to make failure work in your favor, why ...

Life + Work

January 05, 2022

Bucket Lists, Audacious Goals and Living the Life You Want

#36: Bucket list master and NYT #1 bestselling author Ben Nemtin joins Chris to discuss how to live a fulfilling life rather than a life dictated by the expectations of others. They talk about how to create a meaningful bucke...

Life + Work

December 29, 2021

Stacking Benjamins and Modern Money Management

#35: Former financial advisor turned podcast host Joe Saul-Sehy joins Chris to discuss modern money management. They talk about why you should abandon trendy investment opportunities and what you should replace them with, why...

Money + Investing

December 22, 2021

Hacking Healthcare, Prescriptions and Medical Bills

#34: Healthcare journalist Marshall Allen joins Chris to discuss why you should never pay the first medical bill you receive. He also shares hacks that can help you prevent big medical bills before you get care, remove unreas...

Life + Work