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Feb
23
2024
The Bible warns about the sin of pride and the boasting that comes with it. And we find a parable in the book of Luke where Jesus warns about the problem of being proud in our possessions. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will look at the consequences of pride in the life of the Rich Fool. Then he’ll take your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
22
2024
Have we seen the worst of mortgage rate hikes? Are rates leveling off? What does that mean for the market as we head into the spring season? Those are all questions we’d like answered, especially if we’re in the market to buy a house. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Dale Vermillion to help us find out what’s up with mortgage rates. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
21
2024
It’s important to plan where you’re going, and financially, that plan is called a budget, which helps you decide where your dollars will go. But are there some dangers associated with budgeting? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Chad Clark about the dangers of budgeting. Then, Rob will tackle your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
20
2024
Each of us has an inner money manager. So, what happens if yours and your spouse’ disagree? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Matt Bell to explain how couples who can reconcile differences about handling their finances avoid a lot of conflicts in marriage, and they do it by getting in touch with their inner money managers. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
19
2024
You might look like you’re doing fine on the outside, but how’s your heart these days?  Perhaps it’s time for some introspection and some reassurance from God’s Word. On tpoday's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how we can do a financial heart check to make sure we’re living with the right attitudes when it comes to money and possessions. Then he’ll answer some calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
16
2024
God’s Word speaks of the many blessings of marriage—companionship, comfort, and loyalty, to name a few. But did you know that some marital blessings are financial? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about marriage and the bottom line. Then he’ll take your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
15
2024
Will artificial intelligence be a great blessing for humanity, or spell doom for mankind? You can find arguments for both sides of that debate. But one thing’s for sure, it’s coming a lot faster than we all expected. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome economist Jerry Bowyer to share his views on this topic and answer the question—Is AI a boon or a bane? Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
14
2024
Valentine’s Day can be a great time to express love to your spouse or sweetheart, but do you always need to spend money to do it? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Dr. Gary Chapman will join host Rob West to talk about Valentine’s Day, love, and money. Then, Rob will tackle some calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
13
2024
Home values and interest rates remain high, and that’s leading some parents to consider becoming a bank for their kids to help them finance their home purchase. But are there pitfalls that come with that strategy? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explore the idea of you helping your kids buy a house. Then he’ll answer some calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
12
2024
In Luke 16, we find the Parable of the Shrewd Manager, and that’s where Jesus instructs His disciples on a critical part of evangelism—using worldly wealth with eternity in mind. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Rachel McDonough to share a compelling story about putting that principle into practice. Then Rob will answer some calls and various financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
9
2024
Money is a useful tool for reaching personal goals, supporting loved ones, and serving those in need.  But no matter how necessary it is for daily living, money should not become an object of our devotion. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the love of money. Then Rob will take your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
8
2024
God makes certain promises about giving, to encourage us to be generous and to trust Him without fear. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Art Rainer to talk about the power of the promises God has made to us and how our giving can be an act of trusting Him to fulfill His promises. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
7
2024
Divorce is always a tragic thing—but it’s even more so when it happens to your child. So, naturally, parents who see a daughter go through a divorce have some tough questions to answer, like how much do we help and for how long? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with financial teacher Ron Blue to get his views on this topic. Then, Rob will tackle your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
6
2024
You’ve heard it said, “Paying rent is throwing your money away. You should buy a house.” But is that really true? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share what analysts are saying nowadays—that it actually makes financial sense to rent vs. buying a house—at least for now. Then he’ll answer your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
5
2024
Financial wellness doesn’t happen all by itself. It’s something you have to take positive steps to ensure. On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to Neile Simon who’ll share some great tips you can use to achieve financial wellness. Then Rob will answer your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
2
2024
Have you stopped to think about how the financial decisions you’re making today can affect eternity? Well, they do have an impact, so you may want to consider if you’re currently banking in a way that honors God. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Aaron Caid to talk about an option that allows you to bank on eternal rewards. Then Rob will take your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
1
2024
You’re nearly at full retirement age and still working. But if you take Social Security benefits now, will they be reduced because your income’s too high? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how much income you can make when you’re already receiving your social security benefits. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
31
2024
There’s no question that every church could benefit by having a stewardship ministry. And not just the church itself, but individual members benefit as well. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Leo Sabo, who’ll share instructions for starting a ministry focused on stewardship. Then Rob will tackle your financial questions. So, join us for Faith & Finance Live—where biblical wisdom meets today’s finances, weekdays at 4pm Eastern/3pm Central on Moody Radio.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
26
2024
It’s easy to let fear take over when financial circumstances spin out of control. But the truth is, you don’t have to give in to anxiety and fear. On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the futility of fear and how you can overcome the financial fears you're facing today. Then he’ll take your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
25
2024
Open enrollment is over. Did you miss the deadline? If so, you and your family may be without health insurance. But we know someone who can help! On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Lauren Gajdek to explain there’s a terrific alternative to health insurance that will make you glad if you missed that deadline. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
24
2024
You may have heard us say that the Bible has more than 2300 verses related to money and possessions. And it’s great to review those often to remind ourselves of the principles about money that we find in scripture. On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Sharon Epps for a fascinating discussion on the depth and breadth of the financial wisdom found in God’s Word. Then they will tackle your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
23
2024
If you’re a do-it-yourself investor, and not working with a financial advisor, you need to periodically look at your asset allocations, to make sure you're keeping up with the changing market trends. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Mark Biller to talk about the process of rebalancing your portfolio. Then Rob and Mark will answer your investing questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
22
2024
Do you have month left over at the end of your money? Are you slowly accumulating debt, even though you try to control your spending? Maybe you need a plan—a spending plan. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to explain how you can tell your money where you want it to go rather than always wondering where it went. Then Rob will answer some calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
19
2024
Do you worry a lot about your finances, fretting over things you can’t control? If you do, wouldn’t it be nice to just relax and trust God? On today's Faith & Finance Live, John Putnam joins host Rob West to talk about trusting in God’s provision. Then Rob will take your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
18
2024
The financial principles found in scripture are true for everyone, and yet men and women have different perspectives on money. So how do wise women manage the resources God entrusts to them? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Miriam Neff to share 8 habits of wise women managing money. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
17
2024
Only God knows the future, but some folks are pretty good at making educated guesses—and one of those prognosticators is investment industry veteran, Bob Doll. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Bob will join host Rob West to share his list of things he expects to happen in 2024. Then Rob will tackle your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
16
2024
Inflation reared its ugly head two years ago, causing many to dip into savings, or slide into debt—both of which are unsustainable. So, what’s the answer? On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain if you've run up higher balances on your credit cards, it might be time for a budget overhaul. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
15
2024
A will is the usual tool for passing assets on to your heirs when you die. But for some things, you don’t need a will at all because there’s a way you can ensure that certain assets go straight to your heirs without passing through probate. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will be joined by Valerie Hogan, who’ll give us a crash course on beneficiary designations and why you want to you use them. Then he’ll answer your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
12
2024
In Genesis, God gave man dominion over the earth—and with that a responsibility to take care of it. So how can we as believers best accomplish that today? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Mark Regier joins host Rob West to talk about “investing in the care of creation.” Then Rob will take your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
11
2024
Do you have someone that you can turn to for trusted financial guidance? Would you believe that almost 40-percent of adults say they don’t? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Art Rainer to talk about a very special program that offers Certified Christian Financial Counselors who can help guide you in your financial stewardship. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
10
2024
Women live longer than men by several years. That means there are far more widows than widowers in the U.S. An many of them struggle financially after their husbands’ passing. On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Harlan Accola who’ll share a tale of two widows and a possible solution for widows who are struggling financially. Then Rob will answer your financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
9
2024
People come up with all kinds of reasons not to budget, but none of those reason are very good ones. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share some very good reasons why everyone should be using a spending plan to manage the money God has entrusted to them. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
8
2024
There’s always someone who has a list of chores for you, whether it’s your spouse, or your mom, or your boss. But what about your heavenly Father? Is there a list He has for you? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about what God wants from us when it comes to good works. Then he’ll answer your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
5
2024
In today’s society, it’s tempting to let work, status, or material things define us. But when we do that, we are forgetting that as believers, our true identity is in Christ. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how your identity in Christ provides more lasting satisfaction than financial success ever can. Then he’ll tackle your calls and various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
4
2024
The holidays are behind us, and you know what that means—it’s now tax season. But do you know who your tax preparer will be? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that there could be a shortage of qualified tax preparers this year, which might pose a danger for you, but there are ways you can be cautious and avoid the pitfalls. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
3
2024
Having bad credit is expensive. With inflation and high interest rates, it’s more important than ever to keep your credit score as high as possible and you won’t believe how much money that can save you. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the added expense of having bad credit. Then he’ll answer your financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2024
You know, most of the resolutions we’ve made on New Year’s Day are usually history by Groundhog Day. And what folks need to help them keep their resolutions is accountability. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to Chad Clark about a tool we can use to help us with financial accountability. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
1
2024
The time has arrived for many of us to start living by our New Year’s resolutions. The trouble is—surveys show 95% of us won’t make it to Groundhog Day. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will have some ways to help you achieve your goals this time. Then he’ll answer various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
29
2023
Tithing is fairly simple during your working years. Your only decision is whether to tithe on your net or gross income. But tithing becomes a bit more complicated after you retire. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Anthony Saffer about how to tithe in retirement. Then Rob will tackle various financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
28
2023
The Bible has dozens of verses about stewardship. But have you ever wondered where stewardship begins? What is it based on? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Chad Clark and they’ll explore the basis of stewardship and what motivates us to practice it.  Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
27
2023
There’s no question that money is one of the biggest causes of tension in a marriage— sometimes even leading to divorce. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with relationship expert Shaunti Feldhahn about 3 steps you can take to ease that tension. Then he’ll answer some financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
26
2023
God’s Word contains dozens of verses about repaying debt, but they are usually from the perspective of owing money to others. But what if someone owes us money? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the process you can use to reconcile unpaid debt when someone owes you money. Then Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
25
2023
Financial literacy is just as important as learning to read and write, because if you don’t know some basic principles about managing money, you’re certain to run into all sorts of trouble. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share six lessons for financial literacy. Then he’ll answer various financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
21
2023
The war in the Middle East isn’t confined to Israel and Gaza. The people of Lebanon are also suffering, as thousands have been displaced by the fighting between Israel and the terror group Hezbollah. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to Jack Hibbard about a way you can help and share the love of Christ with the people of Lebanon. Then, Rob will tackle some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
20
2023
If you have some money you’d like to give to God’s Kingdom before the end of the year, you might be swamped with requests to donate. So how do you decide where to give? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Sharon Epps to share some advice on how to make those year-end giving decisions. Then Rob will answer some financial questions on various topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
19
2023
Only God knows what the future holds, but that doesn’t mean we can’t prepare for whatever may come. So, have you figured out what financial moves you need to make to be more prepared in 2024? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Mark Biller joins host Rob West to share some great suggestions you can use to shore up your finances. Then Rob will answer some calls and questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
18
2023
The most popular new year’s resolutions include eating healthier, being more active, and managing money better. Unfortunately, statistics also show that most resolutions will bite the dust within a month!  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will suggest ways you can avoid the pitfalls of resolution failure. Then, he’ll answer some financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
17
2023
In the Christmas Story found in Luke, Chapter 2, the angels announce the coming of the Savior to a group of shepherds. Now it may sound simple enough, but there’s more to the story that many of us may not have considered.  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome economist Jerry Bowyer to give us a whole new look at the Christmas Story. Then Rob will answer some calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
15
2023
Most people understand that time has value. Maybe that’s why we often use the expression, “spending time.”  But what a lot of folks don’t realize is just how valuable time really is. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about leveraging your time so you can use it more productively for your yourself, your family, and God’s Kingdom. Then he'll answer your calls and financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
14
2023
Most likely, you’ve seen one of the many film or stage productions of Charles Dickens’ famous book, A Christmas Carol. But did you realize there’s a profound, socio-economic message hidden in the dialogue of that story? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Jerry Bowyer to share the meaning behind this classic Christmas story. Then, Rob will tackle your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
13
2023
If you have children, you no doubt want them to become faithful followers of Christ. But how exactly can you help them do that? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Brian Holtz about having a plan to actively disciple your children using a framework you may not have considered. Then Rob will answer your financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
12
2023
Division over money can creep into a marriage without the couple being aware of it at first—or at least aware of the danger it can cause. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Art Rainer joins host Rob West to talk about the 6 signs that indicate money is an issue in your marriage. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
11
2023
What words do Christians most want to hear? They could only be, “Well done, good and faithful servant …” from Matthew 25:33—that familiar verse relating the master’s pleasure with his faithful steward. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Chad Clark to describe what biblical financial stewardship looks like as we strive to be good stewards in all aspects of our lives. Then, Rob will answer some investing questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
8
2023
We’re coming up to the end of the year and that means it’s time to make decisions about year-end giving. And as you make those choices, it’s important to understand the power that generosity has, especially within our materialistic society. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will be joined by Randy Alcorn who will share some giving guidelines that will help you fight the temptation of materialism. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
7
2023
Christmas is still a few weeks away. So, there’s time to stop, take a deep breath, and get it right this year. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Crystal Paine to share ways you can keep your focus on what’s really important by celebrating a simple Christmas. Then Rob will tackle your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
6
2023
It’s a great comfort to know that we are never alone when we face uncertainties in this life. We can trust that we have a God Who listens to prayer and will not forsake us. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Sharon Epps about facing the unknown with faith. Then they will answer your financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
5
2023
The Bible clearly warns against storing up earthly treasure for its own sake and instead calls on us to be rich toward God. So, how can we ensure we’re following this principle? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Ken Boa and Russ Crosson about using biblical leverage with your finances. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
4
2023
When considering investing options, bonds are a little mysterious to many people. For example, when interest rates rise, bond prices go down. So, what’s up with that? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Mark Biller to go over some basic facts about bonds and explain these fixed income securities. Then, they will answer your investing questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
1
2023
Now that it’s December, are you making plans for special year-end giving? If so, there’s a different approach you can consider, which goes beyond writing a check to your church or favorite ministry. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can do year-end giving from your IRA. Then, he’ll answer some questions on a variety of financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
30
2023
The U.S. has arguably the most stable stock market in the world, but does that mean it’s always the best? Could we be shortchanging ourselves if we don’t consider international investing opportunities? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Cole Person about the impact of international investing. Then Rob will tackle some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
29
2023
For Christian parents, the holiday season often feels like a whirlwind of materialism. We often find ourselves missing the heart of Christmas—which is Jesus! On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share a few suggestions for how you can keep Christ in the family Christmas. Then he’ll answer some financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
28
2023
There’s a growing momentum of Christians that want to be good stewards. Many of us have recognized that it's not just about being wise with money—it’s about our faith influencing our money decisions. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Chad Clark about a movement of faithful stewards and how you can join in. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
27
2023
Some investment strategies are active, while others are passive. And investors using the more active approaches often strategize to make higher returns than the rest of the market—a concept referred to as “alpha.” On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to Shaun Morgan from Eventide about a 4th source of alpha that Christian investors may want to consider. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
24
2023
For much of history, if you failed to repay your creditors, you went to prison, or experienced something even worse. But in some ways today, are debtors still imprisoned? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the type of bondage that can result from being in debt today. Then, he’ll answer some questions on a variety of financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
23
2023
God’s Word tells us to thank the Lord no matter what we’re experiencing, but these days that can be a bit of a challenge. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will recount some details about the first Thanksgiving, allowing the pilgrims’ story to serve as a reminder to us of the things we can be grateful for. Then Rob he’ll tackle some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
22
2023
With winter setting in, many Americans are bracing for higher gas and electricity costs. So, are there ways you can lower your home utility bills this winter? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will offer a few cold-weather energy-saving tips you might want to try. Then he’ll answer some financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
21
2023
Retirement from your regular job one day will give you the opportunity to find a new way to serve the Lord. But along the way, you can make mistakes that may slow the process down. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share 4 rollover mistakes to avoid. Then he’ll tackle some questions about finances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
20
2023
Proverbs 22:6 says, “Train up a child in the way he should go. Even when he is old, he will not depart from it.” – a verse that has inspired many Christian parents to raise their children well. But should that process include teaching their kids about finances? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Brian Holtz about financial discipleship for families. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
17
2023
Faith is the heartbeat of our walk with God, as we see in the lives of many examples throughout scripture. So, what can we learn from the biblical accounts of those faithful people? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will recount the story of Cain and Abel and share what it reveals about faith as it relates to giving. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
16
2023
Money is usually cited as one of the top reasons for divorce. It’s almost never seen as a way to actually strengthen a marriage. But can it be an asset to marriage using the right strategy? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Dr. Gary Chapman to talk about how to make money an asset in your marriage. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
15
2023
You’ve been sitting on the sidelines, waiting to buy a home until the market improves. And normally, November through February are the slowest months of the year for home sales. So, will it be a buyer’s market again this winter? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Dale Vermillion to give us his take on the housing market and what we can expect in the coming months. Then Rob will answer your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
14
2023
Well, it’s open enrollment in America again for health insurance. Millions of folks have to decide on keeping their current plan or going with something else. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Lauren Gajdek about a health insurance alternative to consider during open enrollment. Then Rob will tackle your questions about finances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
13
2023
A perfect storm may be coming that could make this Christmas shopping season not enjoyable at all for people with student loan debt. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West welcomes Neile Simon to share details about a perfect storm that is brewing for debt. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
13
2023
There’s no doubt that a reverse mortgage could make your retirement years more comfortable. But are there other reasons to take advantage of this type of loan? On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Harlan Accola to give us a fresh look at reverse mortgages. Then, Rob will tackle some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
10
2023
There’s no doubt that a reverse mortgage could make your retirement years more comfortable. But are there other reasons to take advantage of this type of loan? On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Harlan Accola to give us a fresh look at reverse mortgages. Then, Rob will tackle some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
9
2023
Do you like helping people get their finances in order? Maybe you have a gift for numbers? If so, then we have some good news for you. On today's Faith & Finance Live, join host Rob West for a special live broadcast from Liberty University. He'll get an update from Kurt Cornfield about a career path for undergraduate students in Christian Financial Planning. Then Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
8
2023
Thanksgiving is just two weeks away. It’s become a frenzy of food preparation and football, and perhaps a holiday we now just take for granted. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Jerry Bowyer. He’ll reflect on what really happened at the first Thanksgiving feast and he’ll give us a whole new reason to be grateful. Then Rob will answer some financial questions on various topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
6
2023
If everything we have comes from God—it matters how we use those resources. So how can we leverage what we have for eternal gain? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Ken Boa and Russ Crosson about the principles of biblical leverage and using God’s resources for His glory. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
3
2023
I’m sure you’ve heard the saying, “You can’t out-give God.” And even though that phrase isn’t found in the Bible, it gives us a great excuse to talk about the amazing, life-changing generosity of God. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how God’s generosity changes us. Then he’ll welcome your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
2
2023
Inflation has jacked up the price of just about everything these past three years, but perhaps nothing has been affected so much as used cars. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will look at current car prices and share 7 steps for making a wise used car purchase. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
1
2023
Giving can be an especially difficult topic for some couples because it involves two issues that are often contentious in their own right–money and religion. So, how can you get on the same page with your spouse about important things like giving? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Ron Blue to talk about what couples should do when they disagree on giving. Then Rob will answer your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
31
2023
You may be one of those people who makes a list for everything – groceries, school, work, or packing for vacation. But even if lists aren’t your thing, there is one list everybody needs. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will identify a list of information you need to have in case of an emergency. Then he’ll tackle your questions about finances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
30
2023
The holiday season is fast approaching—a time of year when folks naturally look for ways to be more charitable. So, are there ways you can get the most of your year-end giving experience? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to Jeanne McMains about how you can maximize your generosity by making it a family affair. Then, Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
27
2023
Wise preparation is one of the keys to any successful effort—and that includes staying on budget during the holiday shopping season. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how you can be prepared to avoid emotional buying and impulse spending during the holidays. Then, he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
26
2023
Gratitude is certainly an appropriate topic at this time of year, with Thanksgiving just around the corner. And of course, gratitude is more than just a holiday feeling. So, now is a great time for us to pause and count our blessings. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the power that gratitude can have in our daily lives. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
25
2023
Sometimes a financial problem—like a huge pile of debt— can seem insurmountable. And it could be if you try to solve the problem alone. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Sharon Epps to share a wonderful story about what can happen when you surrender your finances to God. Then they'll tackle your financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
24
2023
While it’s important for Christians to be faithful stewards of their finances, the same applies to other resources God gives us—our time, expertise, and experience. So, how do we leverage those for His Kingdom? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about leveraging your expertise. Then he’ll tackle your questions about finances.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
23
2023
God created everything—and therefore owns everything. But He’s designated us as His stewards. And in that role, we’re to wisely manage the resources God entrusts to us. But how do we know if we’re fulfilling that role well? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will identify 7 marks of a good steward. Then, he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
20
2023
You probably remember looking forward to your birthday when you were a kid—always proud when you could say you were one year older. Yet, as we age, birthdays don’t hold the same charm. But financially speaking, some are more important than others. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the financial milestone birthdays we all need to keep in mind. Then, he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
19
2023
God’s Word encourages us to care for those in their so-called golden years—which by the way, aren’t always golden, because of the financial hardships that some of us may experience as we age. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Lauren Gajdek about a health care option that’s designed to help seniors. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
18
2023
Knowing God’s word is essential, but it won’t do you any good if you fail to follow its directions. And if you’re struggling with money, living paycheck to paycheck, maybe it's time to put God’s financial principles into practice. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share how we can be “Doers of the Word,” specifically where our finances are concerned. Then he'll answer your questions on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
17
2023
What’s the best investment option for you—a traditional IRA or a Roth? On Faith & Finance Live, we get that question a lot, as folks try to decide which type of retirement account will put them ahead in the long run. So be sure to tune in today as host Rob West welcomes Mark Biller to help us take a fresh look at these two options. Then they’ll tackle your questions about investing. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
16
2023
Staying in shape requires willpower. Finishing a college degree involves determination. And achieving your goals takes a lot of hard work. In other words, success generally takes commitment—and the same concept applies to our finances. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about what happens when you make a commitment to follow biblical financial principles. Then, he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
13
2023
There’s no doubt everyone one of us can think of a time when the Lord used a trial in our lives to teach us something of value. But in our most trying moments, it’s easy to forget that there are lessons to be learned. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Chris Fabry to talk about learning through life’s trials. Then, Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
12
2023
It’s a fact that money isn’t a popular sermon topic. But since church is one of the best places to learn the principles found in God’s Word, shouldn’t that teaching include what God wants us to know about our finances? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain why churches need to teach about money. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
11
2023
New investing options seem to pop up every day, potentially making things for investors pretty confusing. So, it’s good to know the objectives you should consider when risking your money. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share three objectives for successful investing. Then he'll tackle some financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
10
2023
Homeowners across America are getting notices that their property taxes are increasing. But are those assessments accurate? And if not, what can you do about it? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will give us the 7 steps to challenging your property assessment. Then he’ll answer some questions about finances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
9
2023
Are you rich? You might not think so, but compared to most of the world, you’re probably quite wealthy. But the question is, what are you doing with this wealth? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Ken Boa and Russ Crosson about the principles of financial leverage. Then, Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
6
2023
“The Lord will provide.” It’s one of the most repeated promises in the Bible. Why, then, is it often difficult for us to believe that He will? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will remind us of God’s faithfulness and talk about finding peace and contentment in uncertain times. Then, he’ll answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
5
2023
You made a great start with your journey with your spending plan, but you’re having trouble staying on track. If that’s the case, we’re here to help! On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will help you steer clear of a few common financial potholes that will help you avoid wrecking your budget. Then Rob will answer some calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
4
2023
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Oct
4
2023
As believers, we represent Jesus Christ to the world. And it’s our responsibility to have integrity, being honest, strong, and dependable in all we do. So, as a believer, are you living with integrity in your financial dealings? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will give you a way you can check up on your financial integrity. Then he'll tackle some financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
3
2023
Being entangled by sinful attitudes about your money and possessions can really steal your peace! But what can you do to avoid becoming caught up in that type of mindset? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the evils of envy and greed, and how to overcome them. Then he’ll answer some questions about finances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
2
2023
The Bible doesn’t prohibit borrowing, but it does warn against its pitfalls. And there are certain categories of loans that come with extra dangers that we should steer clear of. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Howard Dayton about 5 types of loans to avoid. Then, Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
29
2023
To be a good steward, you need to be on the lookout for ways to save money so you can hang onto it and have more available to use for God’s purposes and His glory. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain 3 ways you can lose money that you’ll want to avoid as you practice good stewardship. Then, he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
28
2023
Do you like giving? Do you experience joy when you give? If so, you probably would like to pass along the experience of joyful giving to future generations. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to Brad Formsma about generosity and future generations. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
27
2023
They say that money is a good servant but a terrible master. And that’s especially true when it comes to debt because debt can make profound changes in your life and have spiritual consequences. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Sharon Epps to share 3 principles for debt. Then Rob and Sharon will tackle your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
26
2023
Christian parents should teach their children God’s time-tested and true financial principles. In addition, they shouldn’t ignore the spiritual principles that accompany wise money management. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about some financial and spiritual lessons for kids. Then he’ll answer your questions about finances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
25
2023
You’ve heard of the traditional IRA and the Roth IRA. But have you heard of the Legacy IRA? If you haven’t heard of it before, you might be wondering now if you need to have one. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the Legacy IRA, its purposes, and how you can know if you should set one up. Then, he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
22
2023
Many of the nation’s big banks are supporting ungodly practices through their business models, and many Christians are saying they’ve had enough. But what’s the best alternative? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Aaron Caid to continue their discussion about a banking solution that aligns with your faith values. Then, Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
21
2023
The Bible calls work a gift. But if you have to work more than one job, then to you, work might feel more like a burden. So how can you change your perspective? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will offer a few practical and spiritual insights that will be encouraging if you find yourself working multiple jobs. Then he'll tackle your financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
20
2023
October is Pastor Appreciation Month, so it will be a great time to show your gratitude for the shepherds the Lord has given you—those who lead your local congregation and help cultivate your spiritual growth. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Brian Kluth to share 3 steps you can use to bless your pastors and church staff next month. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
19
2023
If you own stocks and the market is a bit overpriced, you probably don’t really mind. But if it’s wildly overpriced, what does that tell us about its prospects in the future? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Mark Biller about measuring the market’s valuation. Then Rob and Mark will answer your questions about investing. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
18
2023
There’s a financial tsunami coming, but it’s not what you might expect. And it’s not about debt. Instead, it’s a tidal wave of wealth. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how analysts predict that by 2030, the Boomer generation will transfer an immense amount of assets to their children. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
15
2023
Two become one in marriage—but what does that mean, exactly, when it comes to investing? Join us for today's Faith & Finance Live when host Rob West will welcome Rachel McDonough to explain the benefits of both husband and wife engaging in the process of investing. Then Rob will answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
14
2023
More stress doesn’t always equal higher salary, and if you bring home the stress along with the salary, is it even worth it? If your stress follows you home, maybe it’s time to re-think the purpose of your work. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share what it looks like to “work as unto the Lord.” Then, he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
13
2023
God has a perfect design for how an economy should work and it’s vastly superior to the way that economy within this corrupted world works today. But how do we get back to the design God intended?  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Jerry Bowyer to explain how we can get back to God’s economy and that it starts with the Church. Then Rob will tackle your financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
12
2023
Matthew 25:40 compels us as Christians to give of ourselves with no expectation of earthly return—helping the helpless. So, what are some ways we can do that? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Brad Guffey about a way you can do that for Zambia’s orphans. Then Rob will tackle your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
11
2023
Do you sometimes feel you’re spiritually at war with your own investments? How do you take on corporations that engage in ungodly policies and practices? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Chris Meyer about one way to become involved in the companies in your portfolio through shareholder advocacy. Then Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
8
2023
If you’re a Christian who owns or manages a small business, we have an important update for you. Join us for today's Faith & Finance Live when host Rob West will look at what’s changing for small businesses, and more importantly, what doesn’t change when you’re following Christ. Then he’ll answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
7
2023
Unless you’re planning a wedding, you probably had no idea that June is no longer considered the height of wedding season.  Instead, we’re just now entering the busiest time of the year for saying, “I do.” On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Crystal Paine to discuss how this change affects the cost of a wedding and how you can save money on yours. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
6
2023
Sometimes the hardest part of solving a problem is coming up with the right questions to ask. And that’s certainly true for managing money. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will be joined by Ron Blue who’ll share 3 financial questions you need to answer. Then, Rob will tackle your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
5
2023
In Matthew 6:21, Jesus gives a timeless financial and spiritual principle—“Where your treasure is, there your heart will be also.” And since He spoke those words, the simple concept has been proven true countless times. But why is it true? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will unpack the truth behind this principle and the power of giving. Then he’ll tackle your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
5
2023
Labor Day is a great day to pause and reflect on one of God’s most important financial principles—working for a living. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will take us on a deep dive into the scriptures to learn God’s view of work and help us discover there’s more to it than we might think. Then Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
1
2023
We all want our plans to succeed, but what does the Lord want? And how can we tell if we are on the same page with God when it comes to our financial plans? Join us for today's Faith & Finance Live when host Rob West will talk about achieving your financial goals, while doing God’s will—all at the same time. Then he’ll answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
31
2023
When seeking financial advice, you should always interview two or three prospective advisors before deciding on one. But what questions should you ask them during this part of the process? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share a list of questions to ask a financial advisor. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics.  Find a CKA Questions to Ask a CKA    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
30
2023
Inflation and several bank failures have a lot of folks thinking about buying gold and other precious metals these days. But would that be a wise decision? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Mark Biller to do a “check-up” on gold and share his point of view on that investing strategy. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
29
2023
Jesus is the firm foundation for the Christian life. And since finances are such a big part of our lives, we can depend on the strength and wisdom He provides to help stabilize us financially.  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how dependence on God helps us stand firm through any financial storm. Then he’ll tackle your financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
28
2023
Americans recently set a new record. But sadly, there won’t be any trophies handed out for this one, because we’ve now achieved the highest level of credit card debt in history. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Neile Simon to break down the numbers related to this brewing crisis. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
25
2023
You’re ready to purchase a home, but you’ve been sitting on the sidelines because the market is just too crazy. If only someone could make sense of it all…well, we know a guy who can help!  Join us for today's Faith & Finance Live when host Rob West will welcome Dale Vermillion to share some sound practical and spiritual advice for buying a home. Then Rob will answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
24
2023
When a loved one goes home to the Lord, it’s often a time of great confusion, as well as grief. Simply making funeral arrangements can be difficult enough, but then there’s an estate to settle, and many find themselves unprepared.  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will go over 6 financial steps to take when a loved one passes. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
23
2023
When it comes to money—there are only four things you can do with it— Live, Give, Owe and Grow. But based on biblical principles, which of those should we prioritize first? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Sharon Epps about God’s order for making money decisions. Then, they’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
22
2023
Psalm 82 gives a clear call for believers to care for orphans.  And today, a highly effective ministry in Zambia is doing just that—glorifying God by empowering vulnerable and orphaned children. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Chikondi Phiri to hear some stories of hope from Zambia. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
21
2023
If we told you there’s a guaranteed way to save tens of thousands of dollars, would you be interested? Well, there is a way to do it, and surprisingly, it’s not complicated. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can save thousands by paying off your mortgage early. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
18
2023
If someone told you 10 years ago that your bank was pushing abortion and other ungodly practices, would you have believed him? Probably not. But today, that’s what many of the nation’s leading banks are up to. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Aaron Caid about a banking solution that aligns with your faith and values. Then Rob will answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
17
2023
Many of us are feeling uneasy about what the future holds. And although scripture teaches only God knows the future, we still need to plan and set priorities for whatever may come. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about your money priorities. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
16
2023
Despite mortgage rates around 7-percent, it’s still a seller’s market for buying a home. And while prices are leveling off in some areas of the country, prices continue to rise in others. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about what prospective buyers should do in a seller’s market. Then, he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
15
2023
A boomerang is supposed to return when it leaves your hand. But a boomerang kid—or an adult child who’s returned home to live with you—well, that’s an entirely different matter. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain what to do with a boomerang kid. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
14
2023
God’s word commands us to pray about everything—and that includes money. At the same time, God is not an ATM machine. So how should we pray about financial things? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about prayer and money. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
11
2023
Giving is supposed to be a source of great joy for God’s people.  But sometimes we act like it’s just another pain in our wallet and we can’t get motivated to give joyfully. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can renew your joy in generosity. Then he’ll answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
10
2023
Student loan forgiveness is much in the news these days. It’s on. It’s off. It’s on again…maybe. So, what’s the lesson we can learn here? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Art Rainer about how we’re learning that it’s much easier to avoid student loan debt than to get out of it—it just takes discipline. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Christians know that the world hasn’t been right since the Fall. And that certainly is evident when we look at the economy. So, if the economy isn’t supposed to be this way, what exactly is the ideal? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to economist Jerry Bowyer about God’s ideal economy. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
You’ve heard the saying, “You have to spend money to make money.” But do you really know how much you’re spending to make what you’re being paid? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about what it really costs you to earn that paycheck. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Statistics can often be useful, but sometimes they’re just plain scary—especially when they’re stats about identity theft. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share some stats that should have us all concerned and ready to take steps to guard ourselves against this growing type of fraud. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Winter’s high heating bills will soon be here. But did you know you can get money back for making your home more energy efficient? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain about how the new legislation passed this summer will give homeowners significant rebates and tax credits for energy-efficient home improvements. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Studies are showing the very positive influence that gratitude has on the lives of individuals, allowing them to better handle life’s ups and downs. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about some of the data researchers have collected on the power of gratitude. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on any financial topic.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
You’ve just turned 65 or you're about to.  That means you now have to make some important decisions about your ongoing health care. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain some options related to Medicare that will provide you with some additional coverage to help meet your health care needs. Then he’ll answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
We should be concerned about high inflation, rising interest rates, and the Wall Street rollercoaster. But when concern turns to worry, then it becomes a problem. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Jim Newheiser about how God empowers us to overcome worry. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
There’s no doubt that Wall Street is a scary place these days. So that’s even more of a reason to have a solid investing plan in place and stick to it. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain how one group of investors is letting their emotions triumph over long-term planning. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Throughout scripture we read about the importance of diligence and find instructions for us to be good stewards of the things God has placed in our care. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will give us some ways that we can be diligent with the money we’ve been blessed with—specifically what we’ve invested in our IRAs. Then he’ll answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Do you know if the companies in your investment portfolio are doing good? Or do they conduct business in a way that goes against the principles we find in God’s Word? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Cassie Laymon about a way to ensure your investments honor the Lord. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
It’s almost November, and this time of year millions of Americans are going hunting—not for wild game—but for healthcare plans. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Lauren Gajdek of Christian Healthcare Ministries to share about a great alternative way to meet your healthcare costs. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Most of us make money by working a job. But there is another way to make money — and that’s by putting money itself to work. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain that getting your money to earn more money is crucial if you’re going to build a nest egg for the future. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
If you have a family, life insurance is essential, and term insurance is the best kind. But what’s the best way to buy it? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about the various ways to purchase term life insurance and how much is a good amount to get. Then he’ll answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Some people learn from the mistakes of others. The trick is learning to not be one of the others who are making the mistakes. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some of the biggest financial mistakes, so you can learn from them. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on any financial topic.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
The book of Proverbs reminds us to keep a cool head when we experience conflict or crisis in a relationship. And that may be even more applicable when the crisis involves the marriage relationship. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Howard Dayton about solving a marriage crisis. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Many of the decisions we make affect us far into the future, and that is especially true for our investing decisions. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with investing expert Mark Biller about a kind of decision-making that yields the best consequences. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Are you prepared for a worst-case scenario with the assets you’ve worked hard to build up? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about an inexpensive way to protect your assets from unexpected and potentially devastating mishaps. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Have you ever thought something was difficult, so you didn’t even try to do it? Unfortunately, a lot of folks think that about creating a spending plan. But the good news is you don’t have to be a rocket scientist to draft a budget. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share some budgeting basics to help get you started. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
How you ever wondered if there’s a way to receive income and increase your generosity at the same time? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with George Duffin of the National Christian Foundation about a way you can do just that by using a charitable gift annuity. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on any financial topic.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
You work hard all your life, so you don’t want your retirement day to roll around and find out you’re not prepared. But as you prepare, what facts will help you put solid plans in place? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some facts that will help you as you make your retirement plans. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
It’s great to have options but it can lead to some confusion when you’re trying to decide how best to save for your kids’ college education. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain that 529 savings plans aren’t your only option for college savings, and he’ll share about an alternative that you may not have heard of before. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
One of the facts of life is that each of us will die someday — and everything we have will be left behind, including our debts. So, who will have to pay those debts? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about “debt after life” — and how it can affect your loved ones and beneficiaries. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
History has shown us that given the opportunity, the government will almost always raise taxes. And as the national debt continues to rise, there’s ever more reason for lawmakers to want more of your money. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain what you can do to hedge your retirement savings against future tax hikes. Then he’ll answer your  questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
If you glance over a few credit card agreements, you’ll quickly see that the issuers write them to pretty much have things their way. But that’s not always true. Some things are negotiable. And on today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some ways you can deal and negotiate with your credit card companies. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on any financial topic.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
The book of Proverbs tells us that the beginning of wisdom is fear of the Lord. But the beginning of wisdom about money is knowing that God owns everything. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Ron Blue about how you can teach that important concept to your children. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Everyone wastes a little money here and there, because it’s pretty hard not to.  But the trick is to not waste a lot of money, since that can have a negative effect on your finances. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about some big money wasters that we would all be wise to avoid. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
We've been getting a lot of calls lately asking about the ways that parents and grandparents can provide for their kids and grandkids in the future. And we know of a great tool that can help you do just that. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about the whys and wherefores of custodial accounts. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
You’ve always worked hard for your money. So, isn’t it about time your money worked hard for you? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain how the way you manage your money can either work for you—and bring you prosperity—or against you—and drag you down into financial bondage. Then he’ll answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Financial stability and well-being may seem elusive lately, with all the economic turmoil going on around us. But there are some strategies you can use get yourself on track financially. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some secrets for financial security we all need to know and practice. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
We’re used to thinking about God as Creator, Savior, King, Shepherd, and Judge. But have you ever thought about God as an Investor? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with investing professional Jason Myhre about God’s investment in creation and redemption. Then Rob will answer calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
The New Testament contains several passages that clearly show the radical generosity of the 1st century church. So, how does their example compare with church giving today? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will revisit the concept of tithes and offerings and how it applies to believers today. Then he’ll answer some calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Jesus challenges us to have faith — and that’s not an abstract faith, but a deep and abiding trust in Him. And, when it comes to trusting the Lord, money plays a significant role. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will encourage us to lean into God’s trustworthiness as we manage our finances. Then he’ll answer some questions of various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
If you’re considering a home renovation project, you’ll be happy to hear that prices have gone down a bit for one major building material. But the cost continues to rise for many others.  On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about those costs and some renovation projects you might want to think twice about. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Finding peace in uncertain times is a true blessing.  But we all know that it’s easier said than done. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share several positive and practical steps you can take to find peace and increase your faith in God’s promise to provide. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on any financial topic.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Often, taking the easy way out when we’re making a major purchase, can trap us into hopeless debt situations—especially when it involves car loans. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Howard Dayton about the auto debt trap and how to avoid it. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
If you read enough of what the so-called financial experts are saying in the retirement headlines, you might get the impression that you’ll never be able to retire. But you really need to take what they’re saying with a huge grain of salt. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with investing expert Mark Biller about a more hopeful future for your retirement savings. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
If you’re a senior citizen who’s found that your golden years of retirement aren’t so golden—take heart. There are plenty of things you can do to make the money you have go even further. On the next MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share some money saving tips for seniors. Then he’ll answer your calls on any financial topic. That’s on the next MoneyWise Live—where biblical wisdom meets today’s finances, weekdays at 4pm Eastern/3pm Central on Moody Radio. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
The financial markets are always headed up or down. But which way will they head on any given day? No one knows. So, you must plan for either direction. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Rachel McDonough about successful investing in volatile markets. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Jesus taught that we won’t be judged by what we had in this world, but by what we were willing to give away to others. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Jeanne McMains about how you can leave a legacy of generosity that impacts the world. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on any financial topic.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
In recent years, a tiny but very vocal minority has sought to bully financial institutions into adopting their views on culture and politics. Their agenda is based on environmental, social and governance criteria—or “ESG” for short. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with economist Jerry Bowyer about the rising backlash against ESG. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
God’s Word tells believers to “Be fruitful and multiply and fill the earth.” But these days it seems economics is making that ever more difficult to do. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Chad Clark about the rising cost of raising a child. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
“Living within your means” not only involves taking care of the expenses you incur today — but also preparing for expenses you’re likely to incur down the road. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share some ways you can strategize and set aside enough money for your future expenses. Then he’ll answer your calls on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
The Federal Reserve’s ongoing effort to curb inflation by raising interest rates is having a ripple effect throughout the economy, especially in the housing market. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will get a mortgage update from Dale Vermillion. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
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Aug
9
2023
You pay into the Social Security system your whole working life, but are you taking steps now to boost the benefits you’ll be receiving in the future?  On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some ways you can maximize your social security benefits. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
There’s no question that after one of the longest bull markets in history, investors are having quite an emotional time now that the bears are running loose on Wall Street.  On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will have some advice about dealing with a bear market and investing for the long haul. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
Do you have a financial advisor? Or are you taking advice from your favorite social media platform? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain how the financial ads that may appear to be random on social media are really designed to capitalize on your wants and fears, not to enhance your best interests. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
9
2023
We’ve reported many times before about how identity thieves target seniors. Now it seems they’re going after kids, too. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share how you can protect both your kids and elderly parents from identity theft. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
8
2023
For Christians, honesty isn’t just the best policy—it’s the only policy. God’s Word commands His people to be honest. But when we’re dealing with money, few things present a bigger temptation toward dishonesty. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will present the case for total financial honesty. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
7
2023
Banking used to consist of transactions you mainly did in person, where you went inside a building and interacted with a teller. Nowadays, most banking takes place online. But can online banks be trusted? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about the safety of online banks.  Then he’ll answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
4
2023
Many factors are making home ownership more difficult, but the big ones are higher interest rates and low inventory. If you’re in the market to buy a home, make sure you tune in for today's Faith & Finance Live. Host Rob West will welcome Aimee Dodson to talk about overcoming those ownership hurdles so you can move from renting to buying. Then Rob will answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
3
2023
If you have school-age children, you know that we’ve entered one of the busiest shopping seasons of the year, because it’s time to get your back-to-school shopping done. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can gear up to send your kids back to school without going into debt. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
2
2023
The idea of prosperity is so appealing because almost everyone wants to be thriving financially. And there’s nothing wrong with that. But when you’re prosperous, how do you decide when you have enough? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Ron Blue to talk about the paradox of prosperity. Then, Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
1
2023
Your typical healthcare agreement may seem to offer a lot of choices, but all the in and out of network jargon is complicated and limiting. So, is there a simpler way to manage your healthcare costs? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Lauren Gajdek about healthcare freedom of choice. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
31
2023
Ask any couple what causes the most stress in their marriage, and they’ll probably say “money.”  However, the problem isn’t usually money itself – or even lack of money. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will explain how you can manage money tensions and restore peace in your marriage.  Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
28
2023
Most people would say their most important relationship is with their spouse, or children, or perhaps a friend. And by doing so, they’d be wrong. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that those relationships are important, but they don’t carry eternal significance like our relationship with God does. Then he’ll answer your calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
27
2023
The familiar parable in Luke 12 describes the Rich Fool and his big barns. And although many of us don’t have barns these days, this passage still applies. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that when using “barns” as a metaphor, we can see how Jesus’ message in that parable is every bit as important for us today. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
26
2023
Are you trying to figure out how much money you’ll need to retire? If so, you’ll find that the answer depends on your needs, lifestyle, and one more important factor. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the other important piece of the retirement puzzle. Then, he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics.   See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
25
2023
When you want pithy quotes, check out social media. But when you want words of truth, look to the Bible. And be very careful not to get those two mixed up! On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about some familiar sayings that may sound like Bible verses, but they’re really not. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
24
2023
In the book of Genesis, God gave a mandate to Adam to “fill the earth and subdue it.” But what does that mean for our lives and our stewardship today? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about this biblical concept and how it has become the foundation of “whole life stewardship.”  Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
21
2023
Christians are supposed to be different from the world and one place that difference should be easy to recognize is through their habits of true stewardship. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how practicing true stewardship requires a working knowledge of the principles behind it. Then he’ll answer your calls about various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
20
2023
Statistics show that young adults in the U.S. are sadly lacking in basic money skills.  So, what’s going to happen when their turn comes to run things? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will address this sobering question and remind us about some essential money management skills. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
19
2023
When the Bible tells you not to do something—it’s a good idea not to—and that’s definitely the case with cosigning.  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share some advice for those who have cosigned in the past or still plan to in the future. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
18
2023
Did you know that you just need to answer two simple questions to get on the right path toward making money with your investments? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Mark Biller about the answers to two easy questions that will set you on a course for investing success. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
17
2023
We’ve all succumbed to the temptation of materialism from time to time—wasting money on things we don’t really need. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about 6 of those money wasters and how you can avoid them. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
14
2023
There’s no question that money is one of the biggest causes of tension in a marriage— sometimes even leading to divorce. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with relationship expert Shaunti Feldhahn about 3 steps you can take to ease that tension. Then he’ll answer the financial questions you want to ask. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
13
2023
Being in debt isn’t good at any age, but it’s especially difficult for folks in or nearing retirement. And unfortunately, growing indebtedness among our nation’s senior citizens is a disturbing trend. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Brandon Sieben about seniors in debt. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
12
2023
God certainly intended for the world— and economic activity— to be quite different from what we see today. So, have you ever wondered why things have gone so wrong? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk further with economist Jerry Bowyer about the Christian Economic Worldview. Then Rob will answer some calls and questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
11
2023
Many people would consider frugality to be a Christian virtue and they often equate it with good stewardship. But are they really the same? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how frugality and stewardship differ in several ways. Then he’ll answer some questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
10
2023
Zambia has one of the highest orphan rates in Africa, with 1.2 million—or one out of every five—children growing up without a parent. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with Mario Zandstra about how one group is laboring mightily to bring that number down— one success story at a time. Then Rob will answer questions on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
7
2023
What does it take to succeed?  Talk to any successful person, and they’ll probably tell you that it takes hard work and discipline. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain why working hard at something can pay big dividends, both spiritually and financially.  Then he’ll answer the financial questions you want to ask. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
6
2023
Is it more important to give consistently or in a way that pleases God? And can you do both? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how the Bible describes acceptable giving and how you can align your giving with the principles found in scripture. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
5
2023
The Bible tells us that it’s good to leave an inheritance to our children, but how we do that is still a matter of some discussion. Yet there are some steps you can take to start planning. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Ron Blue to talk about the 6 steps of estate planning. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
4
2023
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Jul
4
2023
The 4th of July is the day we celebrate our nation’s independence. It’s also a great day to take stock of your financial independence. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will guide you toward the road to financial freedom and suggest how you can get back on track if necessary. Then he’ll answer some questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul
3
2023
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Jul
3
2023
Matthew 6:34—the verse that instructs us not to be anxious about tomorrow—is a good reminder not to worry needlessly about the future. But still, the Bible also tells us to prepare for it. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with David Spika about preparing for the future in a wise, biblical way and what that means for your investments. Then Rob will answer questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
30
2023
There are plenty of Christian retirement plans out there, but is retirement itself actually biblical? The answer depends on your definition of retirement and for Christians that should be quite different from the world’s view. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the Christian view of retirement.  Then he’ll answer the financial questions you want to ask. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
29
2023
Studies show that Christians are generous people, willing to help when we see a need. But do we hide our own needs from others when we could use a helping hand? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can ask for help and glorify God at the same time. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
28
2023
Here’s a question for you—how many things can you do with money? A thousand? A million? A billion? Or would you believe—four? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Sharon Epps who’ll explain there’s only four things you can do with money and why tracking them is a great way to assess your financial health. Then they’ll answer your calls and questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
27
2023
Christians are called to help the poor and studies consistently show that we’re generous people, compared to the whole. But does that generosity always mean we’re helping? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Brian Fikkert about when helping hurts. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
26
2023
If you have a child heading off to college in the fall, time is running out to apply for financial assistance. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (known as FAFSA) and the submission deadline that is quickly approaching. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
23
2023
The Bible has dozens of verses about stewardship. But have you ever wondered where stewardship begins? What is it based on? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Chad Clark and they’ll explore the basis of stewardship and what motivates us to practice it.  Then Rob will answer the financial questions you want to ask. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
22
2023
Man’s purpose is to glorify God and one of the ways we do that is by trying in all we do to make the world a better place—including when we make our investments. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Stella Tai about investing that has a positive impact on the world. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
21
2023
Did you know that even financial advisors have financial advisors? It’s true—we all need outside advice from time to time, especially when it comes to managing money. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will help you determine if you need a financial advisor. Then he’ll take your calls and answer the financial question on your mind. See omny.fm/listener for privacy information.
Jun
20
2023
Credit cards are a powerful convenience that can make your life easier—or a lot more difficult—depending on how you use them. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about 6 essential practices for having a credit card. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omny.fm/listener for privacy information.
Jun
19
2023
The concept of godly contentment isn’t a popular virtue in our materialistic culture. Too often we’re tempted to accumulate more and more possessions. But we can choose something better instead. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about the benefits of choosing contentment. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omny.fm/listener for privacy information.
Jun
16
2023
“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast…” We’ve all heard that famous “love passage” from I Corinthians 13 at weddings, but can love inform us about the way we should invest? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explore “love guided investing” with Rachel McDonough. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
15
2023
In this challenging economy, you may be finding it difficult to stay on budget.  But the good news is—managing your money wisely doesn’t have to be complicated. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will offer a few common-sense strategies for saving money on three of your basic budget categories. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
14
2023
The book of Proverbs reminds us that we should always seek God’s counsel in our affairs. That’s true, not only for individuals, but for nations as well. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with economist Jerry Bowyer about what happens when a nation ignores God’s plan. Then Rob will take your calls and answer the financial question on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
13
2023
Do you like helping people get their finances in order? Maybe you have a gift for numbers? If so, then we have some good news for you. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will get an update from Kurt Cornfield about a career path for undergraduate students in Christian Financial Planning. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
12
2023
Christians have a calling to be generous. We’re also called to be faithful stewards. So, what happens when those two virtues intersect? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about generous stewardship. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
9
2023
The Bible never calls borrowing a sin. On the other hand, God’s Word doesn’t have much good to say about debt. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will look at a situation where you might be tempted to borrow—but shouldn’t. Then he’ll answer some calls about various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
8
2023
Jesus told His disciples not to boast about their giving, but does that mean all our giving should be done in secret? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to John Rinehart to find out if there are times when talking about your giving can be a good thing. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
7
2023
With all the ups and downs in the market, have you found yourself wondering lately if you should try your hand at investing elsewhere?  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Cole Pearson about how to determine if you should stay in the market. Then Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
6
2023
Proverbs 28:20 promises a blessing when we put our faith in God.  But what exactly does that blessing look like when it comes to investing? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Luke Bolton and explore what’s at the heart of Christian investing. Then Rob will answer questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
5
2023
As followers of Christ, the Bible clearly tells us we should help the poor–and orphans especially–beyond simply providing the next meal or a place for them to sleep. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk to Mario Zandstra about ways to lift the destitute out of poverty. Then Rob will answer questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jun
1
2023
Credit cards can be a great tool—but they also carry some hidden costs that you should know about and try to avoid. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the hidden costs of credit cards and share some ways you can avoid them. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
31
2023
There’s a cost to following Jesus. Our affluent western lifestyle can make us complacent and unwilling to accept that cost. But there are ways to avoid complacency. On the next Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Michael Blue about surrendering to follow Christ more fully. Then Rob will take some calls and answer various financial questions. That’s on the next Faith & Finance Live, where biblical wisdom meets today’s finances—weekdays at 4pm Eastern/3pm Central on Moody Radio.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
30
2023
By planning and saving for things you know you’re going to need or want in the future, you can avoid taking out loans or going into debt with your credit cards. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how taking certain steps can make saving for major purchases a lot easier. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
29
2023
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May
29
2023
Some people are more concerned with the interest they’re getting on their savings account than they are with the interest they’re paying on their mortgage. But that’s a big financial mistake we should all avoid. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will describe how sacrifice can have benefits when you’re trying to pay off your mortgage early. Then he’ll answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
26
2023
We’re all fearfully and wonderfully made, but we’re not all alike. And those differences dictate how we do a lot of things, including managing our money. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will be joined by Matt Bell to talk about how those personality differences can affect the way our kids manage money. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
25
2023
If you’re carrying a balance on a credit card, do you know how much you’re paying in interest? Here’s a hint—it’s a lot more than you were last year. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Neile Simon about how you can fight back against rising credit card interest rates. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
24
2023
One of our favorite complaints is that we don’t have enough money. But when we complain about that, aren’t we really grumbling about what God has graciously provided for us? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will remind us how we can avoid grumbling about God’s provision. Then he’ll take your calls and answer the financial questions on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
23
2023
Putting God’s Word into practice may present a few challenges for families, but the practice also comes with some wonderful opportunities. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Brandon Sieben to talk about ways to apply God’s Word in your home. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
22
2023
The Fed has raised interest rates 10 times in the last 14 months, hoping to curb inflation. So, will the latest rate hike tip us into the recession we’ve all been expecting? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with Lauren Gajdek about how you can be prepared if the economy falters and you lose your health insurance. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
19
2023
If you think of your finances in terms of stewardship and that God is the rightful owner of all things—you’re not wrong. But should the concept of stewardship only pertain to our assets? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Jason Myhre to talk about a bigger vision of stewardship that goes beyond our money and possessions. Then Rob will take your calls and answer the financial questions on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
17
2023
These days, we have several ways to invest our money, but each requires a certain amount of oversight. So, which option is the right one for you? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about 3 options you can consider using for your investing. Then he’ll take your calls and answer the financial questions on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
16
2023
The world is full of useless information. Some of it’s fun to learn, but it won’t help you reach your goals, especially your investing goals. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Mark Biller to talk about some things that are worth knowing about investing. Then they will answer your calls and questions about investing and finances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
15
2023
God owns everything and we’re merely stewards of the resources he gives us. But the role of a successful steward is active and requires a lot of smart decisions. So, how do we achieve successful stewarship? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with Sharon Epps about the DNA of wise financial decision making. Then they will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
12
2023
A new instant payment platform announced by the Federal Reserve Bank has a lot of folks thinking it’s the dawn of a digital dollar. But what does this development really mean for Americans? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain about “FedNow” and the digital dollar. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
11
2023
How often have you heard someone say they want their kids to have things they didn’t have? That parental wish is part of the American Dream, right? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Art Rainer about how loving parents can easily fall into debt while trying to provide the “best” things for the kids. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
10
2023
When you buy something, it’s an exchange. You expect to get something for your money. But what about when you give? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will remind us what our expectations should be when we’re generous towards God’s Kingdom. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
8
2023
It’s a simple question we get from time to time: “When should I start teaching my kids about money?” The answer, however, isn’t always as simple as the question. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will share some “age appropriate” money lessons for kids. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
5
2023
As Christians, we tend to think of giving as a personal thing— we’re called to do it. But what about a business? Should charitable giving on a corporate level be a consideration? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Aimee Dodson about what happens when a business gives back to God’s Kingdom. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
4
2023
The faith-based investment movement is turning heads in the financial industry as a growing number of believers get involved. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Cassie and Rick Laymon about the early days of the faith-based investing movement and how you can get involved today. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
3
2023
So you’d like to give more, but you feel you have nothing to spare? Good news! If money’s scarce, it doesn’t mean your giving has to be. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share some ways you can be generous without giving money. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
2
2023
Credit card companies make billions each year in interest charges and other fees, which may seem unavoidable. But what may surprise you is there are ways to avoid paying almost all of them. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how to stop paying unnecessary credit card fees. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
1
2023
Christians are called to help the poor, widows and orphans. We often do that through giving, but did you know there’s a new way you can help further God’s Kingdom? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with Aaron Caid about a novel way to help those in need by using a certain type of credit card. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
28
2023
You’ve heard the ads on the radio—identity thieves can take your house unless you buy title fraud insurance. But is the answer really another insurance policy? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain whether or not you need this insurance or if you can simply protect yourself from this type of fraud. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
27
2023
Christians are called to be faithful stewards of God’s resources. When we do that, we leave a legacy for generations. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Tom Conway about how to facilitate your family legacy and what you may want to achieve in the process. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
26
2023
As the Federal Reserve raises interest rates, the economy is slowing down, and a weakening labor market is certain to follow. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will mention the latest unemployment numbers and share some tips to help you sharpen your job hunting skills. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
25
2023
Whether you already have an Individual Retirement Account—more commonly known as an IRA—or you’re thinking about opening one, there are several things you should know about them. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain some facts you may not know about IRAs. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
24
2023
Covetousness doesn’t get enough pulpit time these days. Pastors would do well to preach more about this sin that so widely infects today’s society. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about how you can combat covetousness with God’s wisdom. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
21
2023
The wedding season is nearly upon us and if you’re planning one, you’re probably already knee deep in details. But don’t let your busyness cause you to forget one of the most important things you need to discuss as a couple. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to explain that couples need to discuss how they are going to handle their finances before they say “I do.” Then Rob will take your calls and answer the financial questions on your mind.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
20
2023
You’d like to be financially free, but you just don’t know how to make it happen. And even when you learn how to, you have to realize that knowing and doing are two different things. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will let you know how to be financially free—but of course, the doing part will be up to you. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
19
2023
Tithing is fairly simple in your working years. Your only decision is whether to tithe on your net or gross income. But tithing becomes a bit more complicated after you retire. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Anthony Saffer about how to tithe in retirement. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
18
2023
Congress signed the SECURE Act 2.0 into law a few months ago, and you might be surprised to learn there are quite a few good things in this bill focused on retirement savings. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how the new law affects your retirement. Then he’ll answer questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
17
2023
Career experts like to say there’s no such thing as job security, But there is employment security, which comes when you continually improve your abilities. And part of that includes sharpening your interview skills. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will share some tips you can use to prep for your next interview so you can be relaxed, confident, and ready for anything. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
14
2023
Getting a college degree can increase your lifetime earnings substantially. But what’s even better is getting someone else to pay for your education through a scholarship. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can get some of the $8 billion in scholarship money that is doled out every year. Then he’ll answer your calls about the financial topics on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
13
2023
Are you ever tempted to attribute the success you’ve had in your career to your own talents or capabilities? If so, it may be good to remember how the Bible tells us that it’s God who gives us the power to get wealth. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will remind us we should always thank God for our abilitiy to earn a living. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
12
2023
The creation account in Genesis lays the foundation for everything that comes after it in the Bible. But you probably didn’t realize it also forms the basis for the ideal economy. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with economist Jerry Bowyer about what God intended to be the ideal economy. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
11
2023
Americans have an average of four credit cards each. But, do you really need that many? And is it wise to keep accounts open that you don’t use? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that cancelling credit card accounts you don’t use is a good idea, if you do it properly. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
10
2023
Teaching kids to handle money wisely is a valuable gift indeed. But teaching them to honor God with their money is priceless. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with Matt Bell about training up your children to handle money in a way that honors the Lord. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
7
2023
Many investors look at bonds as a passive way to store money they’d rather not risk. But really, bonds can be an investing means for getting things done. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Benjamin Bailey about impact bonds and how you can use them to help build the Kingdom. Then Rob will answer your calls about the financial topics on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
6
2023
If you sold your home in the past year or two, you probably made a killing. Yet some first-time home sellers aren’t happy with their results. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about an interesting new trend that’s being called “first-time home sellers’ remorse.” Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
5
2023
Is there unclaimed money out there with your name on it? If so, finding it might be easier than you think. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share how you can find out if any of the billions out there of unclaimed funds could have your name on it. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
4
2023
Some people learn from the mistakes of others. But some people have to be “the others” who actually make the mistakes. Fortunately, you can avoid becoming one of them simply by dodging some common mistakes. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk to Ron Blue about some of the biggest financial mistakes you’ll want to avoid. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Apr
3
2023
The Federal Reserve’s raising of interest rates to fight inflation is a recipe for slowing the economy down, which means a recession is likely coming our way. So, are you prepared for it? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about how to recession proof your finances. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
31
2023
If you’re tired of living paycheck-to-paycheck, you can make a decision that will change your life. Begin to follow the financial wisdom in God’s Word, then wait to see what happens. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how amazed you’ll be when you put God’s financial principles into practice. Then he’ll answer your calls about the financial topics on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
30
2023
Margin is one of those important things in life that we often take for granted, and doing so can lead to trouble. But what does margin have to do with our money? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain why having some margin is critical to your financial health. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
29
2023
Financial literacy is just as important as learning to read and write, because if you don’t know some basic principles about managing money, you’re certain to run into all sorts of trouble. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share six lessons for financial literacy. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
28
2023
Often when parents make out a will, they simply divide their assets equally among their children, including property. But maybe that’s asking for trouble. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the pitfalls that could be involved in leaving your house to your kids. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
27
2023
Beauty matters to artists, but what does it have to do with investing? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with Jason Myhre about how the creation account suggests that beauty lies at the core of faithful stewardship and how we can “invest in beautiful.” Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
24
2023
Are annuities the best product since sliced bread?  Or are they something to be avoided? To best answer those questions, it may be time to take an objective look at this investment vehicle. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Mike Miller to get the scoop on annuities. Then Rob will answer your calls about the financial topics that are on your mind. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
23
2023
If you’re a contract worker— and more people are these days—you probably have irregular hours and pay. So how do you budget successfully when your income varies? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share a few tricks to help you create a workable contractor’s budget. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
22
2023
Sadly, student loan debt has soared to over $1.75 trillion. But the good news is—you don’t have to be part of that statistic. On the today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to explain how you can avoid falling into the student debt trap. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
22
2023
Sadly, student loan debt has soared to over $1.75 trillion. But the good news is—you don’t have to be part of that statistic. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to explain how you can avoid falling into the student debt trap. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
21
2023
The Bible encourages us to be patient in trials of all kinds. But if patience is a virtue, how do we apply it to our investment strategies? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Mark Biller about some market probabilities and the patience you’ll need to take advantage of them. Then Rob and Mark answer your questions on investing related topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
20
2023
If you own a timeshare, it may have seemed like a good idea at the time you bought it, but now it seems like just another budget buster weighing you down. On the next Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about your options for getting out of a timeshare. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
17
2023
Man’s ultimate purpose is to glorify God, but deciding how we do that can be a challenge. Sometimes we need help from a trusted advisor. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Rachel McDonough about the benefits of having a financial advisor you trust—someone who can come alongside you and help you find your purpose as a believer. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
16
2023
The problem with most retirement plans is that eventually, you have to pay taxes on your distributions, right? Or is there a way you can avoid paying those taxes? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can skip the tax payments and greatly increase your giving to God’s kingdom at the same time. Then he’ll answer calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
16
2023
If you’ve ever had a family member or friend ask you to lend them money, then you know that it’s a tough situation to be in, and it’s one that requires a lot of prayer and thought. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will give some advice from God’s Word to guide you if and when you’re in that situation. Then he’ll answer some questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
15
2023
We all have to make decisions about where we will give from our limited resources. So a good question to ask is, does it matter to God where we are giving? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome David Wills to talk about if God cares where we give. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
13
2023
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Mar
13
2023
Are we headed for a debt crisis? If so, what will it look like and how will it affect us? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will be joined by Jerry Bowyer who will answer these debt crisis questions for us. Then Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
10
2023
We need the bonds of family and friends to help us thrive in this world. But those connections all pale in comparison to the significance of our relationship with the Lord. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will give some practical steps we can all take to draw closer to God. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
9
2023
The book of Proverbs tells us that it’s good for us to leave an inheritance for our children’s children. But it doesn’t address the specifics, like how much or when. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Ron Bue to share some guidelines for giving to your children and grandchildren. Then Rob will answer calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
8
2023
If you’ve already filed your 2022 taxes, maybe you weren’t happy with the results. Maybe too much, or too little, was withheld from your paycheck. But there’s an easy fix for either scenario. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how you can fill out a new W-4 form with your employer to change the amount of taxes they withhold from your paycheck. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
7
2023
Saving doesn’t come naturally to us. It’s a habit we have to learn. And God’s Word tells us why it’s so important that we learn to do it well. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about why and how we save and what scripture has to say about it. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
6
2023
When you’re following a budget it can seem somewhat constraining, so you may forget that you still have choices and flexibility. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will be joined by John Putnam who will explain about the “3-D Budget” and how it can help you take a fresh look at your spending plan. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
3
2023
Do you know if your retirement plans are on track? Or do you just hope they are? If you don’t know for sure, then maybe it’s time for a checkup. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that many people aren’t aware of how much they need to save and will likely fall short of their goals, if they don’t consider some important factors. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
3
2023
Knowing where and how to give to God’s Kingdom can be a challenge for any individual. But that’s even more true for married couples. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Bob Doll to explain that agreeing with your spouse specifically about giving is just as important as agreeing with them about the rest of your finances. Then Rob will answer calls on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Mar
1
2023
Does “becoming one” in marriage extend to the checkbook? Put another way, should husbands and wives have joint or separate checking accounts? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share some biblical advice about how married couples should handle their finances. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
28
2023
Whenever there’s a lot of cash to be had, that’s when scam artists come out of the woodwork. And this tax season is no different. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will let you know what scammers are up to this tax season, so you can be prepared to avoid them. Then he’ll answer some questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
27
2023
Life insurance is the only way most people can provide for their families if they should die unexpectedly. But what happens when you come to the end of the term insurance you signed up for? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will explain what happens when your term life insurance ends. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
24
2023
Whenever you face fears and uncertainties, financial or otherwise, God’s Word is filled with reminders of how blessed you are by God and that He’s always with you. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that a great way to overcome your fears is to count your blessings. Then he’ll answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
23
2023
Whether you own a business or work for a paycheck, earning a living is probably one of your top priorities. But you may not give much thought to how God thinks about earning money. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Howard Dayton about earning money God’s way. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
21
2023
Did you know that a health savings account can save you a lot of money now and give you a healthier retirement income later? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Mark Biller about what makes an HSA a great back up retirement account that you might want to consider using. Then Rob will answer some questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
21
2023
For more than a quarter century, financial advisors have used the 4% rule as a guideline for retirement withdrawals. So why change it now? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will weigh in on the debate in which some advisors are saying that 4% may be too high, while others don’t think it’s enough. Then he’ll answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
17
2023
Based on some estimates, the average household spends an astonishing 40% of its food budget eating out. But should we be spending that much on convenient ways to eat? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how making changes to your food budget can easily save you a lot of money and calories. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
16
2023
Do you have any false gods or idols in your life? Would you recognize one if you did? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how anything that stands between you and Christ is an idol and he’ll give you some examples of them, so you can be on the lookout for idols in your own life. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
16
2023
God’s Word contains dozens of verses about repaying debt, but they are usually from the perspective of owing money to others. But, what if someone owes us money? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about the process you can use to reconcile unpaid debt when someone owes you money. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
14
2023
Expressing your feelings to your loved ones on Valentine’s Day is a great tradition, but it’s only one day a year, and we could probably all do better expressing our love more often. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share some things you should do all year round to ensure your Valentine’s day is a happy one. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
13
2023
It’s nothing new for seniors to get discounts, but did you know that one of them can save you money on healthcare costs? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk with Lauren Gajdek about Christian Healthcare Ministries’ program called Senior Share. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
10
2023
Credit card debt fell sharply during the COVID shutdowns. But unfortunately, it’s becoming a big problem once again. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk with Neile Simon of Christian Credit Counselors about how you can get help managing your credit card debt. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
9
2023
Do you know how much you’ve given back to God’s Kingdom over the years? If not, would you like to understand how to track your generosity in the future? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Art Rainer to talk about why it’s important to track your generosity and he’ll suggest ways you can get started. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
8
2023
Student loan forgiveness is popular among the millions of Americans who owe more than $1.7 trillion for their education. But it definitely has its detractors as well. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Jerry Bowyer to talk about several reasons why he’s not a fan of student loan forgiveness. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
7
2023
We’re called to be good stewards of God’s resources but being financially faithful amid the busyness of modern life isn’t easy. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how to remain faithful in managing your money, no matter how busy life becomes. Then he’ll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
6
2023
Are we headed for a recession? Well, the answer to that question is always “yes,” but no one knows when it will come or how deep it will be. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about how you can become recession ready with financial coach John Putnam. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
3
2023
When in doubt, a great piece of advice is, “Do the next right thing.” But since the order in which we do things can mean success or failure, we need to know how to determine what the next right thing is. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will welcome Chad Clark to remind us about the importance of the order of operations. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
2
2023
The job market remains strong—so strong, in fact, that employers are getting sneaky about the ways they’re hiring and expanding their businesses. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how with millions of open jobs going unfilled, the work force needs to be prepared for a ramp up of what employers are calling “quiet hiring.” Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
1
2023
We should set goals for using the resources God gives us.  But those goals may need to change depending on what stage of life we’re in. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Ron Blue to talk about the point in life when we should think about changing our stewardship goals. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
31
2023
What should you do if your faith is weak, and you‘re struggling in your walk with Jesus? He actually answered that question on the night before His crucifixion!  Chris Brooks shares the encouragement Christ promised to his disciples and to us.  Learn to enjoy the person and work of the Holy Spirit, who empowers us to live in victory!See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
30
2023
We all want to become wise stewards of God’s resources. But younger generations need training that will equip them to become adults who faithfully manage the resources God has entrusted to them.  On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will share some important money lessons for young adults. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
27
2023
Have you memorized Proverbs 21:5? It states, “Steady plodding brings prosperity; hasty speculation brings poverty.” And you may know that verse by heart, but taking it to heart is a different thing altogether. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will explain how we must take to heart both parts of that proverb to be financially successful. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
26
2023
For more than 20 years, 529 education savings plans have helped families pay for qualified school expenses while enjoying a tax benefit in the process. And recently, this savings strategy has become even more attractive. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will talk about how one major drawback to using a 529 plan has recently been removed. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
25
2023
The Bible teaches that we should seek out wise counsel for answers to life’s questions. And that’s especially true when we’re dealing with tough financial questions.  On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to review some of the tough financial questions he’s answered over the years with the help of scripture. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
24
2023
There are really no secrets to successful investing. In the long run, several key factors will determine your results, so it helps to know what they are. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Mark Biller to share about those factors for successful investing. Then Rob will answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
23
2023
We’d all like to have more money, and there’s nothing wrong with that, as long as we have the right motivation. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will talk about growing your money for the right reasons and for your financial future. Then he'll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
20
2023
Inflation and higher interest rates have taken a toll on home sales.  But does that mean prices are coming down, making this a good time to buy? On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will welcome Dale Vermillion to talk about the state of the housing market and fill us in on the latest news from the mortgage industry. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
19
2023
We’re all treated unfairly from time to time. So, when it happens to us, how should we respond? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will remind us what the scriptures have to say about how we as believers should respond when we’ve been treated unfairly. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
18
2023
Proverbs 11:14 tells us there is safety in an abundance of counselors. And those are wise words in any situation, but particularly when it comes to your finances. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will welcome Rachel McDonough to help us understand how to go about finding wise financial counsel. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
17
2023
When you think of stewardship, the first thing that comes to mind is probably money, and that’s certainly important.  But there are other things beyond your finances to consider. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain how biblical stewardship involves not only your treasure, but also your time and talent. Then he'll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
16
2023
1/16/2023_MWL [00:00:00] MWL MON 1 2023-01-16 [00:05:29] MWL MON 3 2023-01-16 [00:12:57] MWL MON 4 2023-01-16 [00:21:58] MWL MON 5 2023-01-16See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
13
2023
Emotions can cause a lot of trouble, especially if you allow them to get anywhere near your money. And two of the most troublesome emotions are fear and greed. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will explain how scam artists use fear and greed to separate you from your hard earned cash and what you can do to avoid becoming a victim of their schemes. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
12
2023
If Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, you could call these few post-holiday weeks the most introspective time of the year. On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West welcomes Jason Myhre to discuss how this is a time when we can resolve to live with greater faith and purpose, and that should include how we go about investing. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
12
2023
You want to save more, but you don’t think you make enough. So, is earning more money really the answer? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that the amount you save doesn’t have much to do with your salary, but rather depends on what kind of saver you are. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics.  Also, John Putnam joined us to talk about setting financial goals for to practice better stewardship.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
11
2023
Jesus makes it pretty clear in Matthew 6 that we can’t serve both God and money.  But how can we keep ourselves from becoming slaves to money? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will unpack the treasure principle and remind us of the biblical truth that where your treasure is, there your heart will follow. Then he'll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
10
2023
As a new year gets underway, many people feel motivated to do things like lose weight and cut back on social media.  But something else you should consider is getting out of debt. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will share some practical ideas for turning your new year’s resolution to reduce your debt into genuine progress toward that goal. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
6
2023
The Bible tells us that only God sees the future, but it also says we should prepare for it. Does that include churches? The short answer is yes. On today's Faith & Finance Live, Rob West will explain how churches need to have an emergency fund and he’ll describe what it should look like. Then he’ll answer several calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
5
2023
The Bible is the most published and read book in history, containing more than 2,300 references to money. But what does it have to say about earning money? On today's Faith and Finance Live, host Rob West will explain that some of the Bible verses we find that talk about earning money may surprise you. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
5
2023
If you have loved ones who depend on your income, having the appropriate amount of life insurance is an essential part of your financial plan. But how do you avoid overpaying for it? On today's Faith and Finance Live, host Rob West will tell us how to avoid paying too much for life insurance. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
5
2023
You’re hoping that 2023 will be a better year for your finances than last year was, but how can you make that happen? On today's Faith & Finance Live, host Rob West will share some steps you can take to strengthen your financial condition. Then he'll answer your questions on different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
3
2023
It’s a brand-new year and that’s always a great time to make changes and the MoneyWise team is excited to tell you about some big ones they’re making. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk to Chad Clark about how they are strengthening the way they express the Christian worldview of faith and finances by taking on a new name for the new year. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
12/30/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL-EX FRI 1 2022-12-30 [00:05:29] MWL-EX FRI 2 2022-12-30 [00:14:28] MWL-EX FRI 3 2022-12-30 [00:21:57] MWL-EX FRI 4 2022-12-30 [00:30:57] MWL-EX FRI 5 2022-12-30See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
To win any game, you first must know the rules. That’s true for everything from Monopoly to your 401k. And managing your 401k is certainly no game. It’s serious business. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain a little-known rule related to your 401k that could be a real blessing in a financial crisis. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
12/27/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL-EX TUE 1 2022-12-27 [00:05:29] MWL-EX TUE 2 2022-12-27 [00:14:30] MWL-EX TUE 3 2022-12-27 [00:21:59] MWL-EX TUE 4 2022-12-27 [00:31:00] MWL-EX TUE 5 2022-12-27See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
12/26/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL-EX MON 1 2022-12-26 [00:05:30] MWL-EX MON 3 2022-12-26 [00:12:58] MWL-EX MON 4 2022-12-26 [00:21:59] MWL-EX MON 5 2022-12-26See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
12/23/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL FRI 1 2022-12-23 [00:05:30] MWL FRI 2 2022-12-23 [00:14:31] MWL FRI 3 2022-12-23 [00:21:59] MWL FRI 4 2022-12-23 [00:30:58] MWL FRI 5 2022-12-23See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
12/22/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL THU 1 2022-12-22 [00:05:29] MWL THU 2 2022-12-22 [00:14:31] MWL THU 3 2022-12-22 [00:22:00] Eventide 01 [00:25:30] MWL THU 4 2022-12-22 [00:34:29] MWL THU 5 2022-12-22See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
With just 4 shopping days left, time is running short. But if you’re just getting started with gift buying, you still have time to do it right. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to give us some advice about last minute Christmas shopping. Then Rob will answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
12/20/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL TUE 1 2022-12-20 [00:05:30] MWL TUE 2 2022-12-20 [00:14:29] MWL TUE 3 2022-12-20 [00:21:57] MWL TUE 4 2022-12-20 [00:30:59] MWL TUE 5 2022-12-20See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
2
2023
12/19/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL MON 1 2022-12-19 [00:05:29] MWL MON 3 2022-12-19 [00:12:58] MWL MON 4 2022-12-19 [00:21:58] MWL MON 5 2022-12-19See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
28
2022
12/28/2022_MWL [00:00:00] MWL-EX WED 1 2022-12-28 [00:05:30] MWL-EX WED 2 2022-12-28 [00:14:30] MWL-EX WED 3 2022-12-28 [00:21:58] MWL-EX WED 4 2022-12-28 [00:30:58] MWL-EX WED 5 2022-12-28See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
16
2022
Faith-based investing continues to grow as a movement. So, what are the best options that will make a difference? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Rachel McDonough about investing to end modern-day slavery. Then we'll open our phone lines for your questions on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
15
2022
It’s easy to get rid of a credit card. Just cancel it. But is that the best way? And what if there’s a balance? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain the easiest way to get rid of a credit card may not be the best way to handle an account when you’re done using it. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
14
2022
Today Christians are expressing a variety of considerations and needs as it relates to their financial decisions, and there are a growing number of options for them to consider. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with David Spika of Guidestone, about the financial services they provide. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
13
2022
There’s no question that I-Bonds became hugely popular in 2022. But are they still a smart choice for the average investor? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will give us an I-Bond primer and share the reasons why we should still consider them as an investment option. Then we'll open our phone lines for your questions on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
12
2022
12/12/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:05:28] record_start [00:14:28] record_start [00:21:57] record_start [00:30:58] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
9
2022
12/9/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:05:28] record_start [00:14:29] record_start [00:21:58] record_start [00:30:59] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
8
2022
12/8/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:05:28] record_start [00:14:29] record_start [00:21:58] record_start [00:30:59] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
7
2022
12/7/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:05:28] record_start [00:14:28] record_start [00:21:57] record_start [00:30:58] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
6
2022
Would you invite strangers into your house to pour over your personal financial details? You may not realize it, but if you neglect to create a will for yourself before you die, that’s essentially what you’re doing. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about drawing up your estate plan. Then we'll open our phone lines for your questions on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
5
2022
12/5/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:07:29] record_start [00:16:31] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
2
2022
12/2/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:05:28] record_start [00:14:29] record_start [00:21:58] record_start [00:30:58] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
1
2022
12/1/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:05:28] record_start [00:14:29] record_start [00:21:58] record_start [00:30:59] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
30
2022
11/30/2022_MWL [00:00:00] record_start [00:05:29] record_start [00:14:30] record_start [00:21:58] record_start [00:30:58] record_startSee omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
29
2022
Did you know there’s one number that can save you a lot of money? And you might be surprised it’s not how much is in your paycheck or bank account. Instead, we’re talking about your credit score. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain how a good credit score can be as good as money in the bank. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
28
2022
Benjamin Franklin said, “A penny saved is a penny earned.” I’m sure you’ve heard that phrase, but you may not realize that it’s also a crucial insight into good money management. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain how saving is a critical part of wise stewardship. Then he’ll take your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
25
2022
Black Friday is one of the busiest Christmas shopping days. So, are you planning to stay in the black this year or will you go into the red to take advantage of all the great deals? On the next MoneyWise Live, Rob West will welcome Neile Simon to talk about staying out of credit card debt over the holidays. Then Rob will answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
24
2022
Money itself is neither good nor bad, but it’s also not neutral. We control it or it controls us. On the next MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about how money may be a bad master, but there are strategies we can use to make money a great servant instead. Then Rob will tackle some caller questions on several different financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
23
2022
The story of the Widow’s Oil in 2 Kings 4 reveals a miracle of provision. So, can we learn something from it and apply it to our lives today? On the next MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about what we can glean from those 7 verses in 2 Kings to learn about God’s faithfulness in providing for our needs. Then he’ll answer some calls on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
22
2022
Raising children and managing money are always a challenge, but that’s even more true when you’re a single parent. On the next MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some advice for single parents to help them stay on budget and save for emergencies. Then he’ll answer some questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
21
2022
We live in a fallen world. And as followers of Christ, we too will experience hard times. But the Bible tells us how to overcome them. On the next MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share some reminders about the God we serve that should encourage us all through these challenging times. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
18
2022
On the long list of words that don’t sound like much fun, discipline is certainly included. But is that really a fair assessment, considering the benefits that come from discipline? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will remind us that although it may not be fun, we all need discipline—especially with our finances. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
17
2022
Having a good marriage takes commitment and lots of work. And if you’re part of a blended family, it may take a bit more work to make things good. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Ron Deal and Greg Pettys to talk about a great tool for second marriages called The Togetherness Agreement. Then we'll open our phone lines for your questions on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
16
2022
Do you like to plan and set goals? Are you someone who likes to help others arrange their finances using a biblical worldview? If so, there’s a whole new career field for you to consider. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Kurt Cornfield of Liberty University to talk about their new Christian Financial Planning program. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
15
2022
If you climbed off the Wall Street roller coaster and pulled out of the market before your portfolio could “crash and burn,” you might be in search of a place to put your money. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk to Mark Biller about an option you may want to consider.  Then we'll open our phone lines for your questions on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
11
2022
Jesus gave us the Lord’s Prayer as an example to use when bringing our needs to God.  But if we’re not careful, we can easily skim over the part of it that talks about asking for provision. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will remind us that God is our provider and we’re to ask Him to provide for our needs. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
10
2022
As followers of Christ, we are called to be good stewards and to manage God’s resources well. But we’re also called to help those in need. So, what’s the best way to accomplish both? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Art Rainer to talk about a new program that addresses both of those goals. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on any financial topic. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
9
2022
As followers of Christ, we are called to share the good news of the Gospel wherever we go, and that includes at work and in the business world. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some advice that will help you be about the business of witnessing. Then he’ll answer some calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
5
2022
The Great Commission Jesus gave to His disciples in Matthew 28 should be a constant reminder for us to support mission work, especially if we’re not the ones going. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about some ways you can support the missionaries you know. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
2
2022
As the recent economic challenges continue, the financial markets also continue to go up and down. And that volatility has certainly caused investors to feel anxious about their portfolios. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Chad Horning of Praxis Mutual Funds about dealing with investor anxiety. Then Rob will answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep
1
2022
The verse in the book of Philippians that explains God will supply our ever need has assured countless believers of God’s unfailing love. But what does that verse really mean? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain what the phrase, “God provides” really means and how it can be easily misunderstood. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
30
2022
If you ask Christians if they’d like to give more, the answer is always yes. So why don’t they? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Ron Blue to talk about some obstacles to being more generous that folks may not realize they can overcome. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
29
2022
Inflation is bad enough for folks living on a budget who have some money to spare, but it’s devastating for those relying on credit cards to scrape by each month. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Neile Simon about the effect inflation has on debt and what to do about it. Then Rob will answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
26
2022
If you’re ready to look for a job, you’ll need to keep in mind that some of the ways of finding work are timeless, but there are also new methods employers may be expecting you to utilize. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share some things you need to consider that will help make your job hunt a happy experience. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
25
2022
With monthly car payments now averaging over $700, if you’re in the market to purchase a vehicle, you may be wondering—should you buy or lease? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain the differences between leasing vs. buying and go over the pros and cons of each option. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  So, join us for MoneyWise Live—where biblical wisdom meets today’s finances, weekdays at 4pm Eastern/3pm Central on Moody Radio.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
24
2022
With inflation so high, it’s more important than ever these days to stretch your budget further. But how do you get the most bang for your buck? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some inflation fighters that will give you both big and quick results. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
23
2022
Everybody knows the most important thing you should teach your children is the gospel.  But what comes after that? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Art Rainer to explain that after the gospel, perhaps the next most important thing you can teach your kids is how to handle money wisely. Then Rob will answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
22
2022
Before you do anything else with money, you have to find a way to earn it. But working to earn money is not simply a means to various other ends—it’s valuable. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will remind us how the work we do to make our way in the world has value, and through it, God does a lot to mold and shape us. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
19
2022
Financial advisors will tell you that a health savings account is a great way to meet medical expenses.  But even if you’re eligible, an HSA may not be your best option. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain some details about HSAs and help you decide if having one is a good fit for your financial situation. Then he’ll answer your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
18
2022
The national debt has now soared to more than 30-trillion dollars. But what does that mean for the future of the average American? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome economist Jerry Bowyer to see if he thinks there’s a debt crisis looming on the horizon. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
17
2022
A reverse mortgage might seem like a great option for seniors who have equity in their home, yet still find it hard to make ends meet. But is it their only option? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about some reverse mortgage alternatives that seniors can consider. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug
16
2022
A philosopher once said, those who can’t remember the past are condemned to repeat it. So, is that what we’re experiencing now? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk to investing expert Mark Biller about how history is repeating itself, now that we’re seeing many of the same economic conditions that existed in the 1970s. Then Rob will take your calls and financial questions.See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
24
2022
Proverbs 21:5 tells us, “Steady plodding brings prosperity; hasty speculation brings poverty.”—and that’s a key principle to follow when investing. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Mark Biller about 6 principles to help you get into an investing position that’s avoids speculation. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
23
2022
Have you decided yet on a vacation destination this summer? If not, you can still save money by choosing to go somewhere away from the crowds. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share how picking a vacation spot where other vacationers aren’t flocking can be the key to staying on budget during your vacation.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
20
2022
Couples in their fifties face a time of life that’s full of new challenges. But beyond navigating the empty nest, what other issues do couples in this stage of life face? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Jim Burns to talk about facing these challenges head on and managing your empty nest finances. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
19
2022
Technology is advancing continually, and often we don’t even notice how that progress affects our everyday lives. But if technology were to eliminate our job—that’s something we’re certain to notice. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share how some workers are facing future job insecurity because of developing technology. Then he’ll answer various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
18
2022
The Bible clearly states that our ways and thoughts are not like God’s. But we can know more of what God thinks by studying his Word. And a lot of the principles found there deal with money. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West welcomes Howard Dayton to talk about having a “God’s Eye View” of money. Then Rob will take some calls on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
17
2022
Scripture tells us that we must be prepared for whatever lies ahead. But what does that mean for our investments? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain how to make your investments recession ready, as we prepare for some possible economic changes in the near future. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
16
2022
For the last two years or so, millions of workers have left their jobs looking for better opportunities. As a result, many employers are now begging their recent retirees to come back to work for them. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about the big demand for boomerang employees that’s occurring in today’s workforce.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
13
2022
Having a budget is the only way to get control of your finances. So, why do some people still come up with excuses for not having one? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some of the top excuses he’s heard for not having a spending plan in place. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
12
2022
Many high school students are receiving their diploma and heading off to college. So, are there ways they can avoid borrowing a ton of money to complete their education? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Art Rainer to talk about 6 misconceptions that lead to big student loan debt. Then Rob will answer various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
11
2022
With the seller’s market continuing, many would-be home buyers are wondering if they should go ahead with their plans or give up the American dream for the time being. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some advice about whether you should make a purchase with today’s sky-high home values. Then Rob will take some calls on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
10
2022
Navigating the legal definitions and requirements for leaving assets to your heirs is a complicated business. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain about trusts and try to clear up some of the confusion about when you need to have one in place. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
9
2022
Debt consolidation can seem like the best solution to lower the interest rates and payments on your credit card debt. But can that strategy lead to more complications and new problems? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about how debt consolidation can get you into worse trouble than when you started. Then he'll answer your calls and financial questions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
6
2022
It’s been said that knowledge helps build wealth. So, if knowing things is an important part of managing money wisely, we might ask—what do the wealthy know that others might not? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will answer that question and share what the wealthy know. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
5
2022
Finding the right work makes life a lot easier. As the saying goes, “find a job you love and you’ll never work a day in your life.” But how do you find that job? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about how career assessments can help you decide which field of work is right for you. Then he’ll answer some calls financial calls from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
4
2022
One of the biggest lies the world tells us is that contentment comes from gain. They say the more you have the more content you feel. But contentment actually starts with a choice. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Ron Blue about how to find contentment. Then Rob will take some calls on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
3
2022
What if you could save almost a third of your grocery budget? And what if the only thing you had to do is become a bit more familiar with some commonly used food safety terms? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share some tips on how to more accurately decipher the expiration dates of your groceries. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
May
2
2022
Real estate not only can give you an income stream, it almost always appreciates in value. So, is there an easy way to invest in it without becoming a landlord? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about a “hands free” way to invest in real estate. Then he’ll answer your calls and financial questions.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
28
2022
One of the first decisions home buyers need to make is whether they’ll take out a 15 or 30-year mortgage. So, if you’re in the market to buy a home, what’s the best option for you? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about the differences and advantages of these mortgage terms and about another option to consider when paying off your home loan. Then he’ll answer your calls and various financial questions.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
17
2022
As Christians, we have certain duties to be obedient, generous and always honest, to be like Christ and to do His will. But how does that extend to our investing? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Robert Netzly about the duty of a Christian investor. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
16
2022
Open and honest communication between husband and wife is a key factor in the success of a marriage—all the more so when the topic is money. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton, author of Money and Marriage God’s Way, to talk about communication in marriage. Then Rob will answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
15
2022
Almost everyone has heard of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency in general, but many folks are still unsure about what it is and how it works. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome investing expert Mark Biller to give us an intro to crypto. Then, they’ll take your calls on various investing and financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
14
2022
A big part of a Christian’s walk is to fulfill God’s calling on their life, using the spiritual gifts that He has given each believer. And one of those could be the gift of stewardship. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will welcome Leo Sabo of the Christian Stewardship Network to share how you can know if you’re called to the ministry of stewardship. Then Rob will answer your calls and various financial questions.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
3
2022
Did you know that improving your credit score by just a few points could save you hundreds of dollars a year? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Neile Simon of Christian Credit Counselors about how you can improve your credit score and save money. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
2
2022
Have you considered the importance of financial planning and the impact that it can have on your financial life goals? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with financial planner Ron Blue about the benefits of having a solid financial plan in place, no matter what stage of life you’re in. Then Rob will answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective.    See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Feb
1
2022
Do you fear the future and the uncertainty that comes with it? We never know what tomorrow will bring, but we can be confident if we know where to place our faith. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about our one true source of hope. Then he’ll take your calls on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
31
2022
With more than 2300 verses about money and possessions, the Bible is a treasure trove of knowledge on various financial matters. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with investing professional Jason Myhre about what God’s Word says about our stewardship responsibilities related to investing. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
28
2022
Everyone wants to achieve financial freedom. Some of us do and enjoy its blessings. So, what secret strategy did they follow to free themselves from the burden of debt? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share the one absolute, non-negotiable requirement for achieving true financial freedom. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
27
2022
Millions of American workers plan to retire this year, but many wonder if they’ll have enough to stay retired. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain how much income the average retiree needs, and he’ll share some steps you can take to trim your retirement budget. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
26
2022
The latest COVID variant didn’t stop folks from busting their budget this past Christmas shopping season, and now the credit card bills are starting to roll in. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about the stress many folks are experiencing because they overspent on their holiday purchases. Then he’ll answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
25
2022
Many analysts say that stocks are overvalued right now. So, does that mean we’re heading for a serious correction in the financial market? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with investing expert Mark Biller about his inflation concerns and how the market may be affected in 2022. Then Rob will take your calls on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
24
2022
Is simply reading the Bible enough, or do we need to learn how to read and study it well? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about how we can avoid misusing scripture by learning a couple of common errors people make when reading the Bible. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
24
2022
When we apply wisdom to our lives, our lives change for the better. And nowhere is that truer than when we manage our money wisely. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Ron Blue about 6 life-changing bits of financial wisdom you need to know. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
24
2022
Preparation is the key to nailing a job interview. If you’re looking for a new job, you need to be relaxed, confident and ready for anything. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will give some tips on how to be prepared for your next interview. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
19
2022
God created, owns and controls everything, right down to the change in your pocket. We certainly have a part in managing those resources, but so does God. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West welcomes Howard Dayton to talk about what part God has in managing your money. Then Rob will answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
18
2022
Paying for college can be some of the smartest money you’ll ever spend—but wouldn’t it be great if someone else picked up part of the tab? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about how you can get some of the nearly 8-billion dollars in scholarship money that is awarded to students each year. Then he’ll answer your questions on the financial topics you’d like to discuss. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
17
2022
Once upon a time in America, envy was considered bad form and frowned upon. But in our material society today, it’s almost considered a virtue. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain how even when you may be convinced you’re not happy with your lot in life, the Bible still calls envy a sin. Then he’ll answer some financial questions from a biblical perspective. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
14
2022
Being generous to those in need is certainly a noble thing, perhaps second only to sharing the Gospel. But our giving is more effective when we strategize and plan to make it happen. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Sharon Epps about planning your generosity for 2022. Then they’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
13
2022
We all want our children to be pure and upright in their walk with Christ and that certainly includes how they manage money. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about some ways you can educate your kids on finances and help them learn to manage money biblically. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
12
2022
We’ve all heard the story of the boy who cried wolf. After the second or third time with no wolf to be seen, people stopped believing him. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with economist Jerry Bowyer about the financial alarmists who are crying wolf about our economy being on the brink of collapse. Then Rob will answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
11
2022
They say you should always be nice to your kids, because one day they’ll choose your nursing home. Now, that’s an old joke—but there is some truth to it. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain that one way to keep more decision-making power about those matters in your hands is to have long term care insurance. Then he’ll take your questions on the financial topics you’d like to discuss.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
10
2022
Scripture calls us to encourage and build each other up, and that’s a call to action we take very seriously on MoneyWise Live. It’s why we’re on the air! On today's broadcast, Rob West will share how we’ve done this past year, fulfilling our call to equip believers so they can manage money God’s way. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
7
2022
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Jan
6
2022
Our work should glorify God. That makes choosing the right career field especially important. So, if you’re deciding on a career path or looking to make a change, join us for today's MoneyWise Live, and host Rob West will share a list of the best careers for 2022. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
5
2022
Passing away without a will is a sure way to leave your loved ones a legal mess in the probate court and your family feuding over who gets what. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about why you need a will and how you spare your family extra stress when dealing with your estate. Then he’ll answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
3
2022
The holidays are over and it’s time to make some changes to improve your finances during the year ahead. Do you need some pointers that will motivate you to get past your procrastination? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share a list of money tips that will help you get started. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
3
2022
It’s New Year’s Eve and you know what that means—you only have a few hours left to decide on your 2022 resolutions…and it’s easy to come up with a list of things you’re determined to do. Sticking to those resolutions is the hard part. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share one financial resolution that you’ll never regret keeping. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan
3
2022
It’s New Year’s Eve and you know what that means—you only have a few hours left to decide on your 2022 resolutions…and it’s easy to come up with a list of things you’re determined to do. Sticking to those resolutions is the hard part. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share one financial resolution that you’ll never regret keeping. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
30
2021
Are you thinking about a career change? If so, your timing is perfect. There may never be a better climate for trying something new. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about the opportunities presented by what’s being called “The Great Resignation” that’s happening among America’s workforce. Then he’ll answer some financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
30
2021
Some question whether people of faith should have insurance, because isn't it enough to trust God for protection? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West explains that the word “insurance” isn’t in the Bible, but “faith” appears numerous times, providing a clue about what God may think about insurance. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
28
2021
We all make mistakes and learning from them is a valuable skill.  But learning from other people’s mistakes—well, that can be priceless, especially when those errors involve money. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will go over several mistakes that can cause you to lose money if you’re not careful. Then he’ll take some calls on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
27
2021
Some decidedly ungodly elements have taken over the sphere of corporate engagement with investing. So, how should Christians respond? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Robert Netzly about investing that glorifies God. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
24
2021
As Christians living in a materialistic society, we must remember to celebrate Christmas for the right reason—the birth of our Savior. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to talk about how we can focus on the true meaning of Christmas. Then Rob will answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
23
2021
Christians are to be different and set apart from the world.  And a very good way to start living out that separateness is by practicing good stewardship. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about how true stewardship should stand out in a culture that glorifies materialism. Then he’ll answer some financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
22
2021
We are often asked when is the right time for someone to start taking Social Security benefits. Should they only wait until full retirement age, or is it worth it to wait longer? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will cover 3 common mistakes people make when claiming benefits. Then he’ll answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
22
2021
If you’re still deciding on what your financial New Year’s resolutions will be for 2022, wouldn’t a list of helpful suggestions come in handy? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Joseph Slife about your list of top 10 financial moves for 2022. Then Rob will address some questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
22
2021
Does becoming “one flesh” in marriage mean that you each need to surrender your separate bank accounts? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain how combining your lives in marriage does require some special consideration about your individual finances. Then he’ll answer various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
17
2021
One verse in the Bible gives us much of what we need to know about wise investing. It’s Proverbs 21:5, which reads, “Steady plodding brings prosperity; hasty speculation brings poverty.” On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain how even though steady plodding may sound a bit boring, there’s no better way to ensure that your long-range investing pays off. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
16
2021
As Christians, we want to know that our portfolios do more than just generate a financial return. We want them to make a real difference in the world. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will be joined by Mark Regier to help us find ways to understand the impact of our investments. Then Rob will answer your calls and various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
15
2021
We all want to leave an inheritance to our kids, but tax laws sometimes make that complicated, especially if a home is involved. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain if it’s ever wise to put your child’s name on the deed to your home. Then he’ll answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
15
2021
Colossians 3:23 reminds us that our work should be for the Lord and not for men. That verse can serve as a great reminder that we still need to be a grateful worker during the seasons when we’re discontent with our jobs. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain how we can rearrange our thinking if we’re not happy at work. Then he’ll address your questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
13
2021
Lately, rising property values have made things difficult for those who are looking to buy a new home—but will that continue in 2022? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West welcomes mortgage expert Dale Vermillion to talk about what he thinks we should expect from the housing market in the coming year. Then Rob will address your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
10
2021
You’ve heard the old adage, “money can’t buy happiness.” And since it’s true, you may be wondering what can bring someone real happiness. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will welcome Howard Dayton to talk about finding joy in what’s really important. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
9
2021
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Dec
8
2021
With another year ending, it’s time to start thinking about your 2021 taxes. So, are there ways to minimize what you legally have to pay, without cutting corners? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share some year-end tax tips that will help you do just that. Then he’ll answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
7
2021
Thanksgiving’s well behind us and we’re knee deep in the Christmas season, but are you feeling the “Christmas spirit” yet? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about how being generous can counter the stress and strain of the season and help you find your Christmas spirit. Then he’ll address your questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
6
2021
Sometimes we make conscious mistakes with our money. Sometimes they’re the result of just not paying attention. Either way, those mistakes can be hazardous to your wealth. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about some of those harmful missteps. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
3
2021
Do you have a morbid fear of budgeting, similar to claustrophobia? Does it make you feel like the walls are closing in on your lifestyle? On the next MoneyWise Live, Rob West will share how to overcome your fears and beat your “budgetphobia.” Then he'll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
2
2021
Scripture records that women were among the first supporters of Jesus’ ministry. So, what can Christian women learn today from the example of those believers in the New Testament? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West welcomes Sharon Epps to talk about women and generosity. Then Rob will answer various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec
1
2021
The purpose of investing is to earn a profit. The purpose of Man is to glorify God. So, do those two goals have to be in opposition? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Jason Myhre about how your efforts to earn profits and glorify God don’t have to conflict. Then Rob will answer some financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
30
2021
Since Luke, chapter 2 depicts the joyous celebration of Christ’s birth, we know that we should feel joy during the Christmas season, but unfortunately, anxiety over money often gets in the way. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Chad Clark about a way to avoid financial stress this season. Then Rob will address some questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
29
2021
The Christmas shopping season has officially begun and as things start to get hectic, it’s good to plan ahead and try to keep a sense of humor—especially with COVID still affecting the supply chain. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West welcomes Steve Moore to share some insight and gift ideas that are on his list this year. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
27
2021
Thanksgiving this year is a special one, as Americans mark four centuries of thanking God for His provision. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about how 400 years ago this month, the Puritans of Plymouth Colony in Massachusetts celebrated the first Thanksgiving. Then he’ll answer various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
27
2021
Our view of the world shapes many aspects of our lives, and it especially affects how we manage our money.  On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with pastor and author Paul David Tripp about the importance of having a gospel worldview to help us understand life and money the way God wants us to. Then Rob will answer some calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
24
2021
We’re always more than ready to accept God’s blessing in our lives, but shouldn’t we be just as willing to accept His discipline when we need it? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about how the Lord corrects us when we use money unwisely. Then he’ll answer some financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
23
2021
What if there was a surefire way to put tens of thousands of dollars in your pocket, that’s completely legal, and not a get rich quick scheme—would you be interested? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about the thousands you can pocket by paying off your mortgage early. Then he’ll address some questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
22
2021
Record low interest rates have brought on a flurry of home refinancing and with it the very big temptation to increase the size of your loan and take cash out against your home’s equity. But is it wise to borrow like that? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will give a brief refresher course on wise biblical borrowing. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
19
2021
Reaching 60% of people using social media worldwide, there’s no question that Facebook has a huge impact on public perception. And often that impact is negative. So, from a moral perspective, should Christians invest in Facebook? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West welcomes Robert Netzly to answer that question. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
18
2021
Money is one of the most common subjects in the Bible, with more than 2,300 verses that relate to our finances. But are those biblical principles always applied correctly to our money and possessions? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share 3 money verses that are sometimes misused and he’ll clear up the confusion surrounding them. Then he’ll take your calls and answer your financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
17
2021
We understand from scripture that we must obey God’s commandments. But does God command us to manage our money a certain way? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will explain how many of the Bible’s financial principles are really suggested rules, not commandments. But nevertheless, they bring great blessings to our lives when we follow them. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
16
2021
When practicing good Christian stewardship through giving, is it more important to just give consistently or in a way that pleases God? And can you do both? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will answer those questions and explain what scripture says about the kind of giving God accepts. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on a variety of financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
15
2021
You can’t invest in anything without first making some decisions. And, one of the biggest investment decisions you’ll make is whether to choose an IRA or 401k. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West welcomes Mark Biller to explain if you have to choose one investment account over the other, or if there’s a way to have the best of both worlds. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
12
2021
It should come as no surprise that a new survey shows nearly half of Americans have seen their credit card balances go up since COVID came on the scene. And half of those folks cite the pandemic as the direct cause of their increased debt. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Neile Simon of Christian Credit Counselors about how to pay off that debt faster. Then, Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
11
2021
Have you ever admired a family member or friend handling their finances well and wondered, “What are they doing that I’m not?” On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will welcome Art Rainer to discuss some things you may want to start doing to improve your finances. Then Rob will take your calls on various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
10
2021
You finally have your budget working, you’re living below your means, and you have some extra cash to work with. So, now what? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about the merits of using your extra cash to either pay down student loans or save for retirement. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
9
2021
There haven’t been many bright spots in the COVID pandemic, but tightening requirements for home equity lines of credit (or HELOCs) may have been one of them. But now these lines of credit seem to be making a comeback. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will explain how a HELOC works and whether or not it's a good option. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on a variety of financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
8
2021
The Bible leaves no room for doubt that God owns the earth and all that is in it. Yet, it’s often a challenge for Christians to put their understanding of that principle into practice. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Dan Schilling about how to practice the principle of God’s total ownership in your life. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
5
2021
Is retirement actually biblical? Well, the answer to that question really depends on what your definition of retirement is. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about what the Bible has to say about retirement and how believers should have a different perspective than the world does on the concept of retirement. Then, he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
3
2021
Do you feel like you’re not controlling your money, but instead your money is controlling you? If so, what are some steps you can take to be a wise steward of the money God has given you? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about some ways to get control of your money again. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
3
2021
Did you know that two thirds of smartphone users have at least one budgeting app? They’ve discovered how easy it is to keep tabs on their money from anywhere. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Chad Clark about how to make your life easier by choosing the right budgeting app. Then Rob will take your calls on various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov
1
2021
Remember all those June weddings? Well, the honeymoon’s over and nearly six months into marriage, couples are realizing the importance of combining their finances. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with our former co-host Steve Moore about some pitfalls to avoid and recommendations for newlyweds to consider. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
29
2021
With November just around the corner, it will soon be time once again for open enrollment season.  So, you’ll need to consider what your healthcare needs will be in 2022. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Lauren Gajdek of Christian Healthcare Ministries about a great way to meet your healthcare expenses and save money at the same time. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
27
2021
No matter your age, when you’re looking ahead toward retirement, you need to have a long-range plan that accounts for possible setbacks along the way. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about 5 roadblocks to retirement that could possibly delay the day you quit working. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
26
2021
Almost all Americans fall into one of two groups—you’re either receiving Social Security Benefits, or you will be someday. So, how can you plan to make the most of it? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about some steps you can take now that can have a big impact on your future financial security. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on a variety of financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
25
2021
If you’ve been struggling to qualify for federal student loan forgiveness, you’re certainly not alone. But relief could be just around the corner. On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk about the major overhaul coming to the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
22
2021
From making risky investments in cryptocurrency to buying lottery tickets, society is obsessed with acquiring wealth.  But is being rich a wise goal for you and your family? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about 6 reasons you should consider why not to get rich. Then he’ll answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
21
2021
As work hours shrank during the COVID crisis and resulting shutdowns, many turned to budgeting to help stretch their precious dollars. But why are some people still not budgeting? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about the likely reasons why some people still are not using a spending plan. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
21
2021
As work hours shrank during the COVID crisis and resulting shutdowns, many turned to budgeting to help stretch their precious dollars. But why are some people still not budgeting? On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk about the likely reasons why some people still are not using a spending plan. Then he’ll answer your calls on various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
19
2021
The world’s been at war with God’s Kingdom ever since Adam and Eve fell into sin. The newest battleground is investing.  So, do you know which side your investments are on? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will talk with Robert Netzly about realigning your portfolio to do Kingdom work, specifically in the area of abortion. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on a variety of financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
18
2021
Are we at the end of this current bull market?  Are we about to see the bears set loose on Wall Street? On today's MoneyWise Live, Rob West will welcome investing expert Mark Biller to explain that it’s hard to predict the end of a bull market run, but there are ways we can be prepared when it does come. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on a variety of financial topics. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
15
2021
Today many investors want their assets to do more than provide for their financial futures—they want them to reflect their faith values as well.  On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will talk with Stella Tai of Praxis Mutual Funds about looking beyond the bottom line to ways we can steward the non-financial impact of our investments. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
14
2021
Money is always listed as one of the top reasons why marriages fail. And knowing what not to do is just as important as doing the right things. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West will share 4 things concerning money you should never do in marriage. Then he’ll answer calls on various financial questions from a biblical perspective.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct
13
2021
With our national debt soaring to nearly $28 trillion, it’s easy to understand the concern that exists about a looming debt crisis. On today's MoneyWise Live, host Rob West welcomes economist Jerry Bowyer to discuss what this high level of debt means for the economy and your future. Then Rob will answer your calls and questions on various financial topics.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
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