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Thousands of people across Florida tune in weekly to get their questions answered as Laura Hawley interviews both national and local guests. The interactive live show is topic driven and explores hard-hitting issues related to money and the economy. Laura is dedicated to helping her clients set and achieve their financial goals in life. Laura’s strong desire to provide individuals with tools to help them gain their financial security led her to join forces with the national radio group Hall Communications to create the hit radio talk show Dollars & Sense in 1990. Dollars & Sense is heard weekly on WLKF TALK 1430 on your AM dial.


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Being well, does it affect our finances

January 24, 2018

Host
Laura Hawley – CFP®, President at Allen & Company

Co-Host
Troy Garcia – CFP®, Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Guests
Dr. Michael Majette – Chiropractor at Advanced Spinal Care Center for Health & Wellness
Dr. Vanessa Prowler – Breast Surgical Oncologist at Lakeland Regional Health

In this episode, we take a look at the most important asset you have, your health. We will discuss healthcare costs, preventative care, the financial burden of healthcare, alternative care, and much more. We welcome special guest Dr. Michael Majette, Chiropractor at Advanced Spinal Care Center for Health & Wellness to discuss the overall idea of wellness, and a well-rounded wellness plan. We are also joined during the Medical Moment portion of the show by Dr. Vanessa Prowler, Breast Surgical Oncologist at Lakeland Regional Health, to discuss breast cancer symptoms, preventions, and treatments.

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Economic Forecast 2018

January 17, 2018

Host
Laura Hawley – CFP®, President at Allen & Company

Co-Host
Holland Henderson – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Guests
Tony Villamil – Founder and Principal at The Washington Economics Group, Inc.
Brian Wesbury – Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P.

In this show, we discuss the difference a year makes and talk over the changes within the US economy in 2017. We’ll take a close look at the US unemployment rate, tax reform, hurricanes, and discuss the 2017 Economic Forecast Breakfast with special guest Brian Wesbury, Chief Economist at First Trust Advisors, L.P. We also welcome special guest Tony Villamil, Founder and Principal at The Washington Economics Group, Inc. to discuss the E-Commerce, Digital Economy, and much more.

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Come on, 2016, the world got something right

January 10, 2018

Host
Laura Hawley – CFP®, President at Allen & Company

Co-Host
Dana Hurley – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

In this episode we take a look at the 2017 year in review and discuss the election, the US economy, the US unemployment rate, the obesity epidemic, and the new Tax Bill of 2017.

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Planning your tomorrow and looking back at yesterday

December 20, 2017

Host
Laura Hawley – CFP®, President at Allen & Company

Co-Host
Holland Henderson – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Guest
Lauren Springfield – Manager of Community Health Outreach at Lakeland Regional Health

In this episode, we discuss retirement, the importance of putting together the right retirement team for your future, planning for tomorrow, and determining the right professional based on your needs. We will welcome special guest Lauren Springfield, Manager of Community Health Outreach at Lakeland Regional Health to discuss the first annual Fit Church Challenge.

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2017 Year End Finals

December 13, 2017

Host
Laura Hawley – CFP®, President at Allen & Company

Co-Host
Holland Henderson – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Guest
Dr. Vanessa Prowler – Breast Surgeon Oncologist at Lakeland Regional Health

In this episode, we discuss year-end planning, tips to make it easier to get organized financially, offer some reminders on important tax deadlines and tax issues you should be thinking about, gifts that keep on giving such as IRA’s, developing a holistic financial plan, creative holiday gifts, and much more. We also welcome special guest, Dr. Vanessa Prowler, Breast Surgeon Oncologist at Lakeland Regional Health to discuss breast cancer in Medical Moment.

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