Chad Sanders wants the Black community to bank on Black financial freedom with new Direct Deposit podcast — now streaming for free on Audible.
Each new episode of Direct Deposit, Chad brings us along on his dizzying ride to the top from sleeping on a mattress in his Brooklyn apartment to pitching in Hollywood meetings alongside Spike Lee. Sanders also explores everything that happens to Black people who get rich through a series of illuminating, honest, funny, and moving conversations with Black power players.
His guest who get behind the mic include but aren’t limited to Issa Rae, Charles King, Gabrielle Union, Soledad O’Brien, Slutty Vegan founder Pinky Cole, Digital creative Jackie Aina, and more in a quest to understand the unique, fraught, and fascinating relationship that Black people have with money. To get to the real and raw truths around being rich while Black, Chad takes us into the clubs, black cars, studio lots, bedrooms, and therapy sessions inhabited by Black super-earners.
What’s extremely special about this podcast is that listeners can listen to Direct Deposit for free (meaning without paying for an Audible account). Listen now.
About Chad Sanders:
Chad Sanders is a writer on the brink of wealth, whose world is changing fast around him. He goes from sleeping on a mattress on the floor of his Brooklyn apartment to Hollywood pitch meetings with his mentor, Spike Lee, to riding around Los Angeles with Kanye West. He lands a staff writing gig for Issa Rae’s new show, Rap Sh!t. His phone is ringing nonstop, and he can feel his burgeoning success, but can’t stop checking his bank account and obsessing over how he’s going to make more money without losing himself. Now that he’s getting some cash, Chad stays up at night wondering what’s going to happen next?