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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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Building an Investment Paycheck

August 17, 2016

Guest:
Dana Hurley – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company
Brad Stainsby – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Today’s show will discuss the difference between saving for Retirement and planning for Income during retirement, five key Retirement Income Realities, strategies used to provide income during retirement, and how to develop a plan that emphasizes income during retirement.

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ABC Retirement Plans Internships

August 10, 2016

Guest:
Christina Graham – Executive Director at YLakeland
Anastasia Jones-Downing – Univ. Development Director at YLakeland
Ashley Foss – Marketing Director at YLakeland
Troy Garcia – CFP®, Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Today’s show will discuss the language of the financial world and knowing what’s best for you and your financial plan, Internships and how they can be a win, win, win situation, how to find internship opportunities, how to utilize Employee Sponsored Plans after you get the job and how these plans help pave your Retirement path.  We will also speak with Christina Graham, Executive Director YLakeland, Anastasia Jones-Downing, University Development Director at YLakeland, and Ashley Foss, Marketing Director at YLakeland.

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Young Families

August 3, 2016

Guest:
Lindsey Ladewig – Volunteer Committee Chair at Emerge
Dana Hurley – Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Today’s show will discuss and offer advice for the young family and the first time investor, how to plan and prioritize with each phase of your financial life, help identify your financial goals while offering up some great ideas to assist you, and examine the growth in the Service Industry worldwide. In this episode we will also welcome special guest will Lindsey Ladewig, Volunteer at Emerge Lakeland.

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Back to School

July 27, 2016

Guest:
Dr. Tom Hall – Director of Substance Abuse Prevention Services at UCF Student Health Services.
Troy Garcia – CFP®, Financial Advisor at Allen & Company

Today’s show will discuss the topics of Back to School and how to budget and prepare financially for the school year, financial concerns regarding Student Debt, and how to plan for you or your Students’ Educational Future. We will also talk Investing 101 and welcome special guest include Dr. Tom Hall from UCF.

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Voting, Vetting, Vexing and Volatility

July 20, 2016

Guest:
Randy Browning – Chairman of the Board and founder of KidsPack
Steve McTaggart – Vice President of Investments, Financial Advisor

Today’s show will discuss how Politics, International Issues, and Acts of Terror can affect the outlook of your financial future, how these issues affect the market volatility, the uncertainty it brings, we will also look at the emotional side of the market and how information overload can affect your financial outlook.  Guests include Randy Browning, Chairman of the Board and founder of KidsPack.

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