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  • 00:18

    5 Money Saving Ideas for Shopping for your Valentine

    in Finance

    For today's MoneySmarts4u show, host Barbie O'Connor, shares with you the 5 ways to save money when shopping for your Valentine.  Learn what you need to know about buying flowers, your Valentine's dinner, whether diamonds are a girl's best friend, shopping before you buy before you pop the question, and other thoughts about unique and different ways to approach Cupid's special day. 


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 


     

  • 00:13

    5 Financial Basics for you to get Back to Now

    in Finance

    Has your financial house been picked up by a tornado and spun upside down?  If so, listen to today's MoneySmarts4u show with host Barbie O'Connor  about the 5 Financial Basics you need to get back to Now.  Gather your family together, go over your budget, review your income and your expenses, take time to enjoy the simple things in life, and make sure your cash is protected in FDIC insured accounts.  


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 


     


     

  • 00:12

    Six ways to handle volatility in the financial markets

    in Finance

    Overwrought about the drop in oil prices? Worried about the Chinese economy? If so, join host Barbie O'Connor for today's MoneySmarts4u show about the 6 things you can do to handle financial market volatility.  Consider your financial goals, your financial dreams, your current state of affairs, your personal financial world, and how to review your personal financial portfolio: all with the aim of making your life better and more stressfree.  


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 


     

  • 00:10

    Back to Basics for 2016-8 things you need to know about money now

    in Finance

    Join host Barbie O'Connor for today's MoneySmarts4U show that is a refresher course of the 8 basics you need to remember when managing your money. Today's show covers budgeting, spending, opportunity costs, automation that can help you save, prioritization, diversification, and debt repayment. Start the New Year off right with a reminder of the financial habits that will make 2016 better for you! 


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 

  • 00:14

    All You Need Is Love

    in Finance

    Are you feeling more like Scrooge than Santa Claus this year?  If so, then join host Barbie O'Connor for this week's MoneySmarts4u show about living with love in your heart during this year-end and holiday season.  


    Today's show will go over charitable giving, capital gains and losses, retirement planning and contributions, gratitude, giving to those you love who have less than you do, and how to tell people you love that they matter to you and your life. Happy Holidays and Merry Christmas to all!


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 


     


     

  • 00:16

    Five things to do when you receive an unexpected financial gift or windfall

    in Finance

    With holiday gift giving in our midst, its time for you to think about what you would do if you received an unexpected financial gift.  It might be a check from your Great-aunt, an inheritance from an unexpected source, lottery winnings, or maybe if you have the talent, a lucrative contract with the NBA or NFL.  


    Listen to today's MoneySmarts4U show with host Barbie O'Connor to learn the 5 things you need to know if you are one of the lucky ones! In this broadcast she will cover gratitude and how to show it, diversification, financial planning, lifestyle choices and your own generosity. 


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 

  • 00:21

    7 Year End Tax and Financial Strategies You Need to Know

    in Finance

    Only a few more weeks left in the year for you to make a difference in your financial situation for 2015. .  Join host Barbie O'Connor for this week's MoneySmarts4U show where she explains 7 tax and financial strategies that you need to know and act on today! Tax loss selling, retirement plan contributions, charitable giving, deferring income and expenses, insurance review, and legal planning for next year are all part of today's show.  


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 

  • 00:14

    Seven Things to Know Before Your Financial Institution Is Hacked

    in Finance

    What would you do if all the money in your account suddenly disappeared?  Join host, Barbie O'Connor, for this week's MoneySmarts 4U show about the 7 things you need to know before your financial institution is hacked.  Good record keeping, statement reviews, good passwords, the NULS system, securities record keeping and more are discussed in today's show. 


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 


     


     

  • 00:24

    7 Things You Should Know about Identity Theft

    in Finance

    With online shopping and high levels of credit card use during the holiday season, you need to be prepared to deal with identity theft.  Join host Barbie O'Connor for this week's MoneySmarts4U show about the 7 things you should know about identity theft.  Learn about protecting your identity, how to create strong passwords using the NULS system, and what to do when it happens to you.  


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 


     

  • 00:21

    How to protect yourself financially and physically while Holiday Shopping

    in Finance

    Have you made your list of who's naughty and nice?  Are you ready to buy those gifts and do it safely?  Listen to this week's MoneySmarts4U show with host, Barbie O'Connor, as she goes through the 5 steps you need to take to protect yourself financially and physically during this holiday shopping season. Ways to save money to cover holiday purchases, how to strengthen your passwords using the NULS system, keeping track of your purchases, and total expenditures, as well as a few simple ideas to make your holidays better are discussed in today's show. 


    For more MoneySmarts4u, buy the book on Amazon.  Subscribe to the show.  Like us on Facebook.  Listen in on Itunes.  Email any questions to barbie@moneysmarts4u.com.  Check out the website, www.moneysmarts4u.com. 


     

  • 01:28

    Understanding PTSD

    in Health

    In this episode, Doctor O'Connor & B A Marine will discuss PTSD in relations to Low T.  Doc will present a case study.  The goal is to help Veterans and their loved ones have a better understanding of this condition.


    To learn more about Dr. O'Connor's Testosterone Replacement Therapy Practice visit the website at: http://thomasoconnormd.com/testosterone-replacement-specialist.html


    If you are interested in a one hour consult with Dr. O'Connor (over the phone or in person) Call: 860 904 6779 or email: admin@toconnormd.com