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Fresh, relevant, and fun, MoneyWise Live is a daily radio program to help listeners manage their finances in a way that pleases God. Join Rob West and Steve Moore for listener interaction, expert guests, and sound advice.

Fresh, relevant, and fun, MoneyWise Live is a daily radio program to help listeners manage their finances in a way that pleases God. Join Rob West and Steve Moore for listener interaction, expert guests, and sound advice.
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Chicago, IL

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Moody Radio

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Fresh, relevant, and fun, MoneyWise Live is a daily radio program to help listeners manage their finances in a way that pleases God. Join Rob West and Steve Moore for listener interaction, expert guests, and sound advice.

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English

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820 N. LaSalle Blvd., Chicago, IL 60610


Episodes

Give Yourself A Christmas Present

12/11/2018
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Christmas is just 2 weeks away so you may have finished your shopping. On the other hand, if youre a procrastinator, you still have time to give yourself a great big Christmas present. Were talking about staying out of debt. Its not too late to make this the most wonderful time of the year. Today, Rob West and Steve Moore have tips for a debt-free Christmas. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: - We adopted a baby and then I...

Duration:00:24:59

Best Credit Score Apps

12/10/2018
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Today on Money Wise, Steve Moore and Rob West review some of the best credit score apps. There are more than a dozen apps that let you check your score on the go, but which is best? Together, Rob and Steve review the pros and cons of some of the best. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -My adult son would like to buy a new car, but he has no credit. What is the best way to do this? -I am receiving conflicting advice on what to...

Duration:00:24:59

Four Rules For Using Credit Cards

12/8/2018
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The Fed has been raising interest rates, and theyre threatening to do it again. Thats good news for people with money in the bond market, but bad news for stock investors and one other group thats benefitted from the low interest rates.Were talking about folks with credit cards. Interest rates on those accounts will likely be going up in the coming months. Today, Rob West and Steve Moore will share four rules for avoiding high credit card interest rates. Next, they answer your questions at...

Duration:00:24:59

Holding Too Much Company Stock

12/7/2018
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Today on Money Wise Rob West and Steve Moore offer biblical wisdom on the importance of diversification.They also talk about paying down debt as well as how to approach a will and how it differs from a trust. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -I have roughly $160,000 in student debt and my annual salary is about 90% of that.Also I have about $30,000 in other debt, how do I begin paying down this other debt? -My husband just...

Duration:00:24:59

From Bad to Worse

12/6/2018
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America is the wealthiest country in the world, and yet by most surveys, well over half of us live paycheck-to-paycheck with no emergency savings. And if youre not prepared for lifes rainy days, you might get soaked. Today, Rob West and Steve Moore tell you where you could be headed if you dont put a little something aside each payday. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: - We have old credit cards that we dont use. We want to...

Duration:00:24:59

The Retirement Budget

12/5/2018
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Today on Money Wise, Steve Moore and Rob West discuss some ideas on how to make your retirement money last longer. They discuss options such as what you can do without, downsizing your home, selling a vehicle, and getting rid of interest payments. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -I have no retirement except for social security. I would like to start a Roth. What is the best way to do this? -Should I consider getting a new...

Duration:00:24:59

Cut Insurance Costs

12/4/2018
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Insurance. Its something we all need, but hope well never use. Insurance gives us peace of mind and certainly can be a blessing at times. But do we take those premiums for granted? Is the coverage always worth the cost? Today, Rob West and Steve Moore have some ways to cut your insurance costs. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: - I have $25,000 in a savings account. I want to invest it somewhere so that it will grow. Whats my...

Duration:00:24:59

Four Key Questions

12/3/2018
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Theres no surprise that Jesus taught on stewardship more than any other topic. How we handle money can be a gauge that measures our spiritual health. Rob West and Steve Moore welcome Kingdom Advisors co-founder, Ron Blue, who poses four key financial questions that every Christian must consider. 1.Do I believe that God owns it all? 2.Do I believe that Gods Word speaks about money? 3.Do I believe that I have enough right now? 4.Am I using the supernatural wisdom that has been given to me?...

Duration:00:24:59

2020 Foresight On Spending

12/1/2018
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They say hindsight is 2020 but thats small comfort when youre trying to fix some mistake youve already made. Too often these errors involve money, money you wish youd kept in your wallet. Wouldnt a little foresight be better Today, Rob West and Steve Moore share a list of things youll almost certainly regret doing with your money. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: - I have a daughter who is disabled and in her late 20s. I have...

Duration:00:24:59

Values Investing with Jason Myhre

11/30/2018
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Today on Money Wise Rob West, Steve Moore and Jason Myhre offer biblical wisdom on investing and how it relates to business.They also offer biblical wisdom on peer to peer lending and when the time is to get a mortgage. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -I am paying the same in rent as most of my friends are on their mortgage payments should I buy a home or keep renting? -Is it biblical to participate in peer to peer lending...

Duration:00:24:59

Overcoming Worry

11/29/2018
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Are you a financial fretter, always worrying about money and whether youll have enough for tomorrow? Is it robbing you of sleep, hurting your relationships, or maybe even your job performance? Well, it doesnt have to be that way. Today, Rob West and Steve Moore show you some positive, tangible steps to overcome your money worries and experience much-needed peace of mind. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -A charity contacted...

Duration:00:24:59

Rich In Good Works – With Howard Dayton

11/28/2018
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Today on Money Wise, Steve Moore and Rob West speak with founder of Compass, Howard Dayton about how to be generous and rich in good works. They also discuss Howards brand new small group study, Charting Your Legacy. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -How do you determine how much you need per month for retirement? -I am struggling with my finances and generosity. Can you help? -I am new to the United States. What is the best...

Duration:00:24:59

Interview Dos and Don’ts

11/27/2018
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The economy reached another milestone recently as the number of job openings exceeded 7 million for the first time ever.At the same time, the number of people quitting their jobs is at a 17 year high. But thats a good thing. Those numbers show that were in the best labor market in decades. People are leaving their jobs for better ones. Is there a job interview in your future? Today, Rob West and Steve Moore have some interview advice for you. Next, they answer your questions at (800)...

Duration:00:24:59

Cash For Cars

11/26/2018
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Today on Money Wise, Steve Moore and Rob West speak about how to pay cash for cars and avoid a large car payment month to month.They talk about how to save monthly and how to live on a budget to be able to avoid car payments. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -I bought some land year ago and it has appreciated. Should I try and sell it, or keep it and continue to let it grow? -A friend of mine has a son in prison and he wont...

Duration:00:24:59

Perils of Paying Later

11/24/2018
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Today on Money Wise, Steve Moore and Rob West speak about the dangers of charging now and paying later. Rob West discusses why we should be skeptical of promotions like this. He talks about how companies add interest to those deals and how that will hurt you in the long run. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -My husband and I leased a car. We have been trying to get someone to take over the lease for almost a year, with no...

Duration:00:24:59

The Black Friday Blues

11/23/2018
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Today on Money Wise Rob West, Steve Moore and Ron Blue discuss how to shop on Black Friday without getting caught up in some of its traps.They also discuss credit card management and methods to build financial discipline. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -My 78-year-old husband is in a nursing home and his term insurance is ending soon.What other options should I be seeking out? -Ron Blue gives testimony on money management...

Duration:00:24:59

Grateful Living with Sharon Epps

11/22/2018
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Happy Thanksgiving! Its a day we celebrate with lavish spreads of turkey and trimmings, colorful parades, and a marathon of football games. But with all the hoopla, are we forgetting what this day is really all about? On this MoneyWise, Rob West and Steve Moore remind you of the true purpose of Thanksgiving with Sharon Epps of Kingdom Advisors. Then, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: - If you're on disability and a fixed income...

Duration:00:24:59

The Light and The Glory

11/21/2018
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Today on Money Wise, Steve Moore and Rob West speak about the first Thanksgiving. They talk about the history behind the holiday with an excerpt from a book called The Light and The Glory, by Peter Marshall and David Manuel, about gratitude and provision. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -Should we pay off our mortgage or invest first? -I have 3K extra saved. Where is the best place to put this money? -Should I take 50K from...

Duration:00:24:59

Social Security COLAs

11/20/2018
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Weve reported to you that the booming economy is causing inflation to creep up and making interest rates rise. Now another welcome consequence of inflation: a cost of living increase for those living on Social Security. On this MoneyWise, Rob West and Steve Moore discuss the 2.8% increase in Social Security benefits, the largest gain in 7 years. Then, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: - Is it more beneficial to use an HSA orto...

Duration:00:24:59

Your Retirement Checklist – With Mark Biller

11/19/2018
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Today on Money Wise, Steve Moore and Rob West speak with Mark Biller, executive editor from Sound Mind Investing, about the most important things to make sure you have before you retire. They discuss things such as setting your retirement age, when to take social security, your retirement budget, and the importance of being debt free during retirement. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and questions@moneywise.org about the following: -What are your best tips for buying your...

Duration:00:24:59