Roy Matlock Jr. shares how to fix your finances in the new year on The Money and Business Hour radio show

43 – Fix Your Finances in the New Year

While most of the country is cleaning up messes made during the holidays, many of you are preparing the usual resolutions for 2020. Getting finances in order is one of the most common resolutions. Financial resolutions could mean anything from building up a savings account, repairing credit issues, ...

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Roy Matlock Jr. shares advice on preparing and planning for retirement on The Money and Business Hour radio show

42 – Retirement Plan

Retirement can be a very challenging season of life for those who fail to save. If you don't prepare in advance for retirement, you could find yourself saying "au revoir" to your post career dreams and hello to an extended working schedule. And even worse, you could spend your retirement worrying ab...

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Roy Matlock Jr. shares how to determine financial independence in this episode of The Money and Business Hour

41- How to Determine Financial Independence

Reaching Financial Independence is a common, yet ambitious goal. And it isn’t really a complicated goal. In this episode of The Money and Business Hour, Roy Matlock Jr. shares a few simple calculations that can give you a rough estimate of how many years it should take you to get there, based on you...

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40 – The Financial Offense

The financial offense refers to two sets of income: your regular income and portfolio income. Regular income is the money you make by working a job. Making more money can obviously increase your financial security. However, typically, people who receive a promotion or a bump in their salary exchange...

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39 – The Financial Defense

Have you thought about your financial defense? What does that even mean? Simply put: It's being frugal. It’s the pay yourself first strategy. Most of us want to save but try our best to do so at the end of the month, instead of immediately after we get paid at the beginning of the month. And most of...

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Roy Matlock Jr. shares the four most important fundamentals of finance in this episode of The Money and Business Hour

38 – 4 Fundamentals of Finances Part 2

Essential skills, in both your personal life and career, include the ability to budget and plan financially. You should confidently be able to weigh up the risks and rewards associated with your borrowing and investment options. In this episode of The Money and Business Hour, Roy Matlock Jr. continu...

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Roy Matlock Jr. shares the four most fundamentals of finance in this episode of The Money and Business Hour with Roy Matlock Jr.

37 – Four Fundamentals of Finances Part 1

Essential skills, in both your personal life and career, include the ability to budget and plan financially. You should confidently be able to weigh up the risks and rewards associated with your borrowing and investment options. In this episode of The Money and Business Hour, Roy Matlock Jr. explain...

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Learn four money fundamentals you must master from Roy Matlock Jr. on The Money and Business Hour

34 – Four Money Fundamentals You Have to Master

Everyone wants to be wealthy. Even if happiness for you is more contingent upon emotional experiences than material goods, being financially free can help you do more things; whether that's traveling as often as you would like, or donating to help those in need. But the reality is, only a small perc...

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Roy Matlock Jr. shares how to have a strong financial defensive strategy in this episode of The Money and Business Hour

33 – Four Defensive Financial Positions You Must Take

If you're a football fan, you probably recognize the saying, “offense sells tickets; defense wins championships.” In the game of finance, defense is all about how money is managed. Similar to football, if you want to increase the money you make and secure a strong financial future, you have to know ...

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In this episode of The Money and Business Hour, Roy Matlock Jr. shares the top money questions and answers you need to know

32 – More Top Money Questions Answered

There are a handful of financial questions most people should really know the answers to, but not everyone does. Simple financial education is lacking in the U.S., and many Americans couldn't answer basic fundamental financial or banking-related questions. If you consider yourself among those who co...

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