Great Places to Put Your Money

Podcast 13- Great Places to Put Your Money

The concept of risk versus reward is imperative to smart investing. Who wants to risk, and lose their money right before it's needed. And keeping money in safe investments, like bonds, could result in few gains and mean you won't have enough for your long-term goal. In this episode of The Money and ...

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Planning for Retirement, and Life Insurance

Podcast 12- Planning for Retirement, and Life Insurance

To live comfortably in retirement, we longer can rely solely on a company pension plan or Social Security. Instead, we'll need to depend on how skillfully we plan and invest, and whether we make good use of tax-advantaged savings plans such as 401(k)s and IRAs. And choosing a life insurance policy c...

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The Basics to Getting Ahead Financially

Podcast 11- The Basics to Getting Ahead Financially

There is something very liberating about getting ahead financially. You have more options, you're less stressed, and things don’t feel as rushed. If you feel trapped with your money situation, be sure to tune into this episode of The Money and Business Hour, where Roy Matlock Jr. shares some things ...

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Small Business and Money

Podcast 9- Small Business and Money

Every year, the number of Americans that launch their own businesses is in the hundreds of thousands. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA), in 2010, there were 27.9 million small businesses in the U.S. More than 75% of these were identified by the government as “non-employer” bu...

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Maximizing Returns on Investment

Podcast 7- Maximizing Returns on Investments

To create a large portfolio of investments, you need to save money regularly, invest regularly, and commit to staying the course for as many years as it takes. Roy Matlock Jr. has learned several strategies in his 35 years of money management and financial advisement, that can help you improve your ...

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Keys to Becoming Successful

Podcast 6- Keys to Becoming Successful

Are you in control of your money or is it controlling you? One of the main steps in becoming successful financially is getting control. You don't have to make millions to be financially successful, your choices and your priorities do. If you have been struggling, financial success may seem like an i...

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Finances at or Near Retirement

Podcast 5- Finances at or Near Retirement

As the time for your retirement approaches, or if you've already reached that time, there is a likely chance that the amount you thought would be sufficient to finance your retirement years isn't. This could be due to cost-of-living increases and lower-than-projected returns on your investments. In ...

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Getting Started with a Financial Plan

Podcast 4- Getting Started with a Financial Plan

It is important to have a financial plan. Long term financial goals will help give you a focus and drive for your short-term goals. This can help you stop making fear based financial decisions and help you determine the order of your major life steps. Financial plans will vary from person to person,...

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Seven Keys to Getting Your Finances in Order

Podcast 3- Seven Keys to Getting Your Finances in Order

Whatever your reason, the worst thing you could do, when it comes to managing your finances, is the "Do Nothing Approach". With the Do Nothing Approach, most are living paycheck to paycheck with continuous growing debt and pretty much no money for retirement. In this episode of The Money and Busines...

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How Money Works

Podcast 2- How Money Works

The right time to start financially preparing for your future is always sooner than later. But it doesn’t matter if you're just graduating from college, if your in the middle of your career, or if you’re planning to retire soon- now is the time to start thinking ahead to make sure your transition fr...

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