Money Talks focuses on personal finance as it applies to Mississippians. In any given week, we’ll talk about anything from preparing your taxes to saving for college or investing in the stock market. Chris Burford, financial education specialist for Consumer Credit Counseling and Nancy Lottridge-Anderson, Assistant Professor of Finance at Mississippi College, President of New Perspectives, Inc. and author of Tough Talk for Tough Times, join Kevin Farrell in the studio to answer your personal finance questions about family budgeting, retirement savings, Social Security, investments, debt management and more. Email the show at anytime at firstname.lastname@example.org. Money Talks airs Tuesday mornings at 9 on MPB Think Radio.
This week, we’ll be joined in studio by PERS Executive Director Pat Robertson as we discuss the State’s public employee retirement service. What is it, how does it differ from a 401k and its benefits to our state employees. We’ll also answer any personal finance question you have.Read More
This week on money talks, they say big dreams start small and nowhere is that more true than when you’re starting your own business. Janita Stewart from SBA dot gPov will be here to take your questions on just what you’ll need to start a business.Read More
On this Cinco de Mayo, we’ll have a little fun planning our summer vacations. Well, the financial aspect of it anyway. No matter where you’re going, you have to have the budget to get there. We have some help from the folks at Triple A on what sort of costs you can expect as you try and get out of town! We’re also here to take your personal finance questions.Read More
The school year is winding down and many Mississippi students will be heading to college. Now, 4 months is not enough time to save for college. Luckily Nancy, State Treasurer Lynn Fitch and Emelia Norton, College Savings Plan and Policy Director are here to tell us when to start a college fund for our kids and how the state of Mississippi can help!Read More