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 talk money management for couples. Who handles the Finances in your household? Joint or separate bank accounts? Spousal allowances? How do you handle things like gift giving? What are some things you and your family do to ease the tension and stress of managing your budget each month?Read More
This morning we’ll take a look at the 10 commandments of getting debt free. Also, we’ll touch on managing your portfolios in the wake of the post- Brexit financial roller coaster. And of course, we’ll take your calls and emails on any personal finance questions you have.Read More
This week, we’ll talk about your credit. Whether you’re just starting out or nearing retirement, good credit is very important. How can you build good credit? What are some consequences to having bad credit and how can you repair it. What is a credit score and where exactly do credit cards fall in with all this?Read More
This week, we’re tackling student loans and student loan debt with Jackson State and Mississippi college financial aid professionals Lisa Bell and Brittany Kinsey. How did this become such a huge burden on today’s college graduate? And what programs can students apply for to lessen that financial load after graduation?Read More