Moody Radio Interview 7-2-18 – Intangible Costs of Debt

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The costs of debt far exceed just the amount of interest you pay on your loan.  Unfortunately, most people never consider the equally as real, and often more painful, side effects of debt.  In this interview, we discuss some of the overlooked costs associated with debt.  You can read the related article here.  The following…

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Moody Radio Interview 6-25-18 – Americans Aren’t Saving

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It’s probably not a surprise to hear that Americans are not doing a very good job saving.  The typical reasons given range from monthly expenses being too high to simply not getting around to it yet.  The real concern is that if we aren’t able to save when the economy has been good for nearly…

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Moody Radio Interview 6-18-18 – Social Security and Retirement Planning

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Recent reports have revealed that Medicare will become insolvent in 2026 and Social Security in 2034.  Regardless of our age, information like that should cause us to review our retirement planning assumptions and make adjustments where needed.  It also presents us with the opportunity to practice the balance between doing our part in planning for…

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Moody Radio Interview 6-11-18 – Online Borrowing Considerations

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The modern financial era has changed the playing field when it comes to borrowing money.  With so many people choosing to use online lenders, we need to consider how to apply wisdom in order to protect ourselves.  We also need to remember the inherent dangers that come with all forms of debt.  The following recording…

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Moody Radio Interview 6-4-18 – Living Paycheck to Paycheck

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Statistics show that almost 60% of Americans are living paycheck to paycheck and have less than $500 in savings.  Those individuals are in a position where a single unexpected expense will force them to take on debt and commit their futures to someone else other than God.  We need to explore how to end that…

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Moody Radio Interview 5-21-18 – Stewardship in the Church

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What does stewardship inside the local church body look like?  What are the benefits of giving through our local church?  How should members of the church develop a habit of giving?  Those are questions we address in this interview.  The following recording is from “Mornings with Kelli and Steve” on Moody Radio Indiana (97.9 FM).…

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Moody Radio Interview 5-14-18 – Work Provides for the Poor

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The area of work has the primary responsibility of caring for the poor.  Unfortunately, when we misunderstand work and consider it something to be avoided, we fail to care for the poor in a biblical way.  While those who are able to work should, there is also the need to provide for those who can’t…

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Moody Radio Interview 4-23-18 – Work – Pt. 2

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Here is part 2 of our discussion on a biblical view of work.  You can read the related article here.  The following recording is from “Mornings with Kelli and Steve” on Moody Radio Indiana (97.9 FM). For more information on Moody Radio, go to moodyradio.org/indiana.   Brad Graber, CFP® has been working with clients on personal…

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Moody Radio Interview 4-16-18 – Work – Pt. 1

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Unfortunately, the concept of the American dream has taken work and turned it into something to be avoided.  When we have a biblical understanding, we can see work for the gift that it really is.  Sure, the curse of sin made it harder, but the essence of work didn’t change.  You can read the related…

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