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Howard Dayton and Steve Moore spend a half hour each weekday helping listeners with their financial questions. Money Wise offers a practical, biblical and good-natured approach to managing your time, talents and resources.

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5 Tips for Setting Up Your Emergency Fund

9/21/2017
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Telling someone they need an emergency fund can often sound like telling a drowning man that he needs swimming lessons! The key, of course, is to begin planning for that emergency long before it arrives. On today's program, Steve Moore and Rob West share 5 effective ways to make headway with your savings and establish an emergency fund for your family. Next, Steve and Rob answer your questions on any financial topic at at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - Is...

Duration: 00:25:02


A Visit With Howard Dayton

9/20/2017
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On today's program, Steve Moore and Rob West are joined by author, teacher, and founder of Compass, Howard Dayton, to discuss the test and trials of life and how God wants to use them to make us more like him. They look at a passage in James and speak about how it applys to many situations we all may face. Next, Steve, and Rob take your questions on any financial topic at at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - My wife and I own a piece of rental property 500...

Duration: 00:25:02


How to Pay Back Your Student Loans

9/19/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West discuss the debilitating nature of large student loans. They provide some practical suggestions on how to pay off your loans—and more importantly, how to not go into debt to begin with. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: -My husband and I are preparing to retire soon. We have a disagreement over whether we should maintain some debt before retirement or pay it all off beforehand. What do you suggest? -I’m...

Duration: 00:25:02


Before You Make A Loan

9/18/2017
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On today's program, Steve Moore and Rob West advise listeners on what to think about and what to do before agreeing to loan money to anyone. Rob speaks about a personal circumstance where he loaned money to a friend. Next, Steve and Rob take your questions on any financial topic at at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - I am a newlywed. I am looking to get a hold of my debt. I am 35 years old. I want to start tithing and be clear of debt. We would like to buy a...

Duration: 00:25:02


He Spends, She Spends - With John Putnam

9/16/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West speak with author and teacher, John Putnam, about his latest book, He Spends, She Spends. They discuss how God wants you to see money and your role as a manager of His stuff. Find out more info about John and his book at: johnhputnam.com Be sure to click the link above to check out our website (Compass1.org) to connect with a Compass Coach or access our books, videos, or any of our free helpful resources. You can also find us on Facebook (Compass - finances God's...

Duration: 00:25:02


The Bible, God’s Lighthouse

9/15/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West discuss how the Bible illuminates our way when it comes to finances. God’s principles are always right and will never change. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: - My husband and I recently had our first child and we’re realizing that we aren’t very good at saving money. I feel that our money isn’t going anywhere. Can you help us know where to begin? - Is it wise to take out a home equity line of credit...

Duration: 00:25:02


How to Freeze Your Credit

9/14/2017
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From now until Jesus' returns there will always be criminals trying to scam you and/or steal your identity. On today's program, Steve Moore and Rob West explore ways to protect yourself and against identity theft and other forms of fraud with a special emphasis freezing your credit. Is it a good idea? If you choose to freeze credit, how should you go about it? Steve and Rob answer those questions and more and then take your questions on any financial topic at at (800) 525-7000 and...

Duration: 00:25:02


The Importance of Teaching Your Teens

9/13/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West discuss why it’s critical to be purposeful in teaching our teens about money. We need to teach them about the importance of hard work, the concept of being a steward of our possessions, and how to budget and save. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: · My husband and I just graduated from college and we live in a very small cabin. We would like to build something bigger to plan for our future. Should we...

Duration: 00:25:02


Money, aka A Power Tool

9/12/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West discuss how much God cares about money, and 1 out of 10 verses in the New Testament deal with money. 16 of 38 parables deal with money. God uses money as a tool in our lives to show that we need to trust Him and that He is in control. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: - I have 90 thousand dollars in school loans. I’ve decided to aggressively pay those off, so I recently sold my home. I’ll be able to...

Duration: 00:25:02


What is Absolute Honesty?

9/11/2017
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Today on MoneyWise Steve Moore and Rob West discuss what the Bible says about absolute honesty. They mention a few passages including Proverbs 20:23, 12:22, Leviticus 19:11, and 1 Peter 1:15 and 16 and discuss what these passages have to say about being honest. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: - Are antiques charged at a higher inheritance tax? - I am 25 years old. I have a wife and a 3 year old. I recently got back on track...

Duration: 00:25:02


Choosing a College Major

9/9/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West discuss what college majors have a low return on investment. They also offer wisdom on how to choose the best career path for yourself. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: - I am a 72 year old widow. Should I sell my house? - I am about to sell my house. I have received a good offer. If I sell it, I will be debt free and have 150K left over. I don’t have good savings or retirement. Advice? - My husband...

Duration: 00:25:02


Things Often Forgotten In the Family Budget

9/8/2017
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We typically remember the bills that recur every month, but we often fail to plan for irregular expenses. There are also certain regular spending categories that are too often left out of family budgets. On today's program, Steve Moore and Rob West reveal a number of budget busters to avoid and give you Biblical advice for developing a spending plan that will put you on the road to true financial freedom. Next they answer your financial questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@...

Duration: 00:25:02


Is It Ownership or Lordship?

9/7/2017
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What does it mean to recognize God's ownership of all that we have? What exactly does the Bible have to say about that, and why is that important? What does it mean to hold your possessions with an open hand? On today's program, Steve Moore answer these questions and more to explain the power of recognizing God's role and our role. Next they answer your financial questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - Does it make sense to use retirement funds to pay...

Duration: 00:25:02


The Cost of Student Education – with Paul Rehnburg

9/6/2017
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Today on Moneywise, Steve Moore and Rob West speak with Paul Rehnburg, CEO of Thrivent, about the rising cost of education in today’s economy. Trivent is a financial services organization, which helps Christians be wise with their money and live generously. They offer advice to upcoming college students on where to begin when looking at the cost of college. Next they take questions on any financial topic at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - I have about 50K...

Duration: 00:25:02


Financial Mistakes that Rich People Do Not Make

9/5/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West discuss the big mistakes people often make that derail their journey to financial freedom. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: - My term life insurance is getting to be too expensive. I know there are whole life options for me. What do you suggest? - I’m trying to decide if I should cash in my stocks to purchase a house as an investment. - We have two kids heading to college this fall. We’ve saved some...

Duration: 00:25:02


Labor Day 2017

9/4/2017
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Today on Moneywise, Steve Moore and host Rob West discuss the origin of Labor Day and chat about a few fun Labor Day facts. They also touch on what the Bible says about a Christian’s view of work. Next they take questions on any financial topic at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - I am retiring from the US Army and I am now working part time for a local health organization. I have 5 children and 1 on the way. I want to know about taking tax exemptions. The...

Duration: 00:25:02


Wise Words From The Father Of Our Country

9/2/2017
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The Bible shows us that being a father is a tremendous responsibility. The functions of a father are vitally important to generations to come, so if you're referred to as the father of our nation, that's a big deal indeed. Today Steve Moore and Rob West share wisdom from our first country's first president George Washington. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - How can a person who is largely unemployable due to a past...

Duration: 00:25:02


Credit Unions or Banks?

9/1/2017
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What is the difference between a bank and credit union? Is one better than the other? Who Can join a credit union? Which kind of financial institution is right for you. On today's program, Steve Moore and Rob West answer those questions and more. Next they take your questions on any financial topic at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the following: - How much reserve savings should a small church keep on hand? - What is the most way to make payments securely, guarding...

Duration: 00:25:02


Sound Mind Investing August Review

8/31/2017
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An important principle in investing is to never invest in anything you don't understand. Also, you should strive to take advice from investment experts that have a positive track record and share your values. Today's guest, Mark Biller of Sound Mind Investing, fits the bill and is here to help you understand investing with a special focus today on international investments. And Steve Moore, Rob West and Mark Bill take your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@ Compass1.org about the...

Duration: 00:25:02


The Expenses of Eating Out

8/30/2017
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Steve Moore and Rob West talk about the hardest thing for people to give up when trying to cut back on expenses, eating out. They also touch on how to cut back in that area. Next, they answer your questions at (800) 525-7000 and MoneyWise@Compass1.org about the following: - Should I pay off my house with TSP funds? - My husband and I are newly married. We would like to buy our first home. We both have some student loans and one car payment. What is the best route to buy our first home? - I...

Duration: 00:25:02

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