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Bullies aren’t just on the playground or online. Money bullies are often lurking close to home — a family member, friend, even you. Since October is Bullying Awareness Month, financial advisor Tony Drake, CFP® talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about the most common money bullies and how to handle them. 1. The Expert – This money […]

Identity theft is everywhere – and it’s become big business for fraudsters. April 16 is National Secure Your ID Day – a day to take steps to protect yourself from identity theft and get your finances in order. Financial advisor, Nick Foulks talks with Milwaukee’s FOX6 about ways to protect yourself: Click here to get […]

Charitable giving is at an all-time high. Americans gave more than $350 billion dollars in 2015. But, amid recent scandals involving several popular charities, how can we be sure our donation is being put to good use? In the video below, financial professional, Mike Williams, talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about ways to make sure your […]

What’s worse than things that go bump in the night? Phones that ring at dinner time! Financial professional Mike Williams talks with Milwaukee’s WTMJ-4 about a new financial fright, called “phantom debt” and what to do if you are contacted: — Do not provide personal information — Ask for contact information — Contact your creditor […]