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Nov 20, 2018

“It’s how you think about the money thing” that drives your spending and saving habits. Michelle Singletary on Green Connections Radio

It’s the holiday season and every retailer is barraging you with ads and sales, in stores and online. You have your gift list, which may include clients and/or coworkers, as well as your family and friends. Hold on! Before you max out your credit cards (including gifts for yourself), listen to Michelle Singletary, personal finance columnist at The Washington Post and money guru. (You'll thank us later.)

How should you handle the holidays to be smart about your money? Listen to Michelle’s straight talk in this candid conversation with Green Connections Radio host Joan Michelson. It'll help you avoid paying the price later and even reduce burdensome debt.

Get ready to take notes!

You’ll hear:

  • How to look at your spending habits with a new lens. What’s important to you?
  • How to be creative with gifts and spending while achieving your financial goals.
  • Why giving is just as important as your rent or mortgage.
  • How to get control over your money – and spend based on your values.
  • Her thoughts on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).
  • Where to get financial advice from – and it’s not just her!

You’ll also like:

  • Chris Cordaro head of RegentAtlantic on ESG investing and companies that do and don’t make the cut.
  • Barbara Krumsiek former long-time CEO of Calvert Investment on socially-responsible investing and how to identify the right financial advisor.
  • Nancy Pfund, CEO, DBL Investors on investing in companies with a social impact.

What did Michelle and Joan say that resonated the most with you? Post it to us on Twitter @joanmichelson or on our Facebook page – like the page while you’re there – and post it in a review when you subscribe on iTunes or iHeartRadio, TuneIn or Stitcher.

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