New 12 months, new gig! Vicki Gunvalson has saved herself very busy since exiting The Real Housewives of Orange County early final 12 months, and certainly one of her upcoming initiatives is a model new podcast.
Gunvalson, 58, will launch her “Actuality With Vicki” podcast on Thursday, January 14. Forward of the debut, she took to her Instagram Tales on Friday, January 8, to ask followers to submit questions on what they’d be excited by listening to her talk about.
“I believe a whole lot of the listeners will probably be girls as a result of it’s [on] a girls community [called Luxe Media]. So, from there, I wish to sort of go into what occurs if there’s a divorce, what occurs if there’s a job loss — you understand, setting folks up for the unknown,” she instructed Us Weekly completely. “I at all times say, ‘Plan for the unplanned.’ So, I’m going to get into the nitty-gritty of insurance coverage, what forms of insurance coverage folks ought to have and actually simply do extra of an genuine podcast.”
The previous Bravo character added, “I hear to those podcasts, and I’m like, ‘What did I study?’ So, I wish to be a mentor and a trainer for what to do and what to not do.”
Gunvalson stated that she is “nonetheless engaged on content material” for the audio present, however that she’s going to “most certainly” begin off by permitting followers to get caught up on what she has been doing currently. “[I’m] hoping to shine some encouragement for 2021,” she defined.
Followers who miss the Chicago native on TV may very well be in retailer for a deal with, as she’s going to “most certainly” reunite with former RHOC costar Tamra Judge on the podcast. “We’ve acquired some enjoyable initiatives going,” she teased. “I undoubtedly will [have some Housewives on], and I in all probability will [talk about Housewives]. That was a big part of my life. It’s [been] over 15 years.”
Gunvalson joined RHOC in its debut season in 2006. After 14 seasons on the present, the entrepreneur announced her departure via Instagram in January 2020.
“I’ll at all times be the OG of the OC, but it surely’s time to say goodbye to The Actual Housewives of Orange County,” she wrote on the time. “It’s been an unimaginable journey for 14 years and I need thank all of you in your assist, in your love and for ‘whooping it up’ with me alongside the way in which. I’ve been engaged on new initiatives that will probably be thrilling, empowering and inspirational.”
The Coto Insurance coverage founder, who at the moment runs the “Financially Fabulous” Facebook group, counts the “Whoop It Up with Vicki” podcast as certainly one of her post-Bravo initiatives. Nevertheless, she intends to keep up the momentum in her professional life, even all through the worldwide COVID-19 disaster.
“Getting off of TV for 14 years, there’s nonetheless a buzz of what am I doing and what I’m doing is I’m not letting the grass develop beneath my toes,” she defined to Us. “I purchased two homes up to now 12 months. I’m rebuilding my enterprise by this coronavirus [pandemic] — it actually set me for a loop. And actually giving followers some perception into finance, girls in finance.”
Try Gunvalson’s “Actuality With Vicki” podcast on all main podcast platforms and on the free LuxeTV app on Thursday, January 14.
With reporting by Diana Cooper
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