Today Ken and Mark covered topics like the rise in tobacco use amongst Video Game Players including kids. Also Mike Lair from the PCH Foundation regarding taxable donations at year's end for Phoenix Children's Hospital. In the Biz Spotlight was Twin Peaks Owner, Carolyn Vangelos.
Gary Kaltbaum, from Investor's Edge heard every day on Money Radio was a guest on B4B today. Also Dr. John Douillard,DC,CAP, a former NBA nutrition expert and creator of LifeSpa.com talking about eating wheat again. In the Biz Leaders Spotlight was co-owners of @movementrestoration.com, Trisha Haws and Brynn Martin.
Today on B4B, Marc Malnati from @loumalnatis.com was on the show also with the Senior Associate Editor of @kiplingers.com, Jim Patterson.
Today on B4b, Peter Cohan with @forbes.com talked about @theranos.com and if big investors were taken. On Stump the Chumps, the backup winner managed to squeak out the win today receiving a $50 gift card to @modpizza.com. In the Biz Leaders Spotlight was owner of @rondopools.com, Kevin Rondeau.
Randy Reed with @teamlogicIT discussed information security tips for the holidays on today's show and Mark Singleton from @rudolphfoods.com talked about dieting with the use of pork rinds.
Today the guys gave away two tickets to Roger Hodgson, formerly of SuperTramp at @celebritytheatre.com this Friday night. They also gave away $100 worth of gift cards for @modpizza.com to a lucky winner.
In the Biz Leaders Spotlight today was Drew Alcazar, owner of @russoandsteele.com.
Today Ken and Mark talked with representatives of St. Jude's Children's Hospital regarding "Giving Tuesday" and a lighting Expert about "Test your Lights Tuesday."
Today Ken and Mark talked about the holiday and Cyber Monday today. They talked with Cyber security expert Michael Cocanower regarding a local up updating security. Andy Tibbs from UPS and Pedro Melende from Best Buy discussed deliveries and so called "Porch Pirates." In the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Dr. Pablo Prichard, Chief of Plastic Surgery at Honor-John C. Lincoln.
Today Sara Skirboll from @RetailMeNot.com talked about this year's shopping trends. Then Dr. Freida Birnbaum discuss how reliant we are on Wi-Fi. JJ Ramberg from @goodshop.com discussed on line shopping hack and Laura Fischer discussed Small Business Saturday.
Today Ken and Mark had exciting news and with the help of Charles Boyd from @thecostaricateam.com they gave away the grand prize from last Saturday's Financial Fest which was a trip to Costa Rica. Also today, Jill Gonzalez, @wallethub.com talked aobut this years holiday shopping reports and Tana Amen, a registered nurse, discussed how Americans are coerced into unhealthy food decisions.
On today's show Ken and Mark talked with the inventor of @chordbuddy.com regarding music being therapeutic in healing. Then Ralph DiBugnara, VP of Residential Home Funding at @rhf.com and Ashley Negron from @macayos.com stopped in. IN the Business Leaders Spotlight today was Chef and owner of the newly opened @Freskokitchen.com.
All things having to do with Saturday's Money Radio event Financial Fest were included in today's B4B show. America's Money Answers man, Jordan Goodman, showed up for the first 30 minutes of today's show with Mark and Ken. Then John Arnold, Southwest Wealth Strategies, talked about their availability at Financial Fest followed by Daniel Butterfield, with AZ Investment Link.
Today's show was jam packed with guests talking about anything from books to charitable giving this holiday season to finances and more. The author of Hamilton, Richard Sylla joined Ken and Mark. Dan Schufelt from AZ Helping Hands talked about their toy drive hoping for 30,000 gifts this year. Molly Kesmodel from @Honeybaked.com about serving food this Thanksgiving to First Responders across the nation and state. Also some of the participants in this year's Financial Fest were on the show including Chris Lloyd with Lucia Capital Group and the title sponsor of the event Steve Jurich of IQ Wealth Management.
On today's show, Ken and Mark, talked with Nancy Fleming of Fleming Financial Services regarding her two sessions at this year's Financial Fest on Saturday. Robb Hagberg, Director of Fraud Investigations at Freddie Mac, talked about the five mortgage scams people need to know and then Eric Gichner of Vitani was the Biz Leaders Spotlight for today. Wrapping up the show was Stewart Fowl from Buick about the 2017 LA Auto Show.
With Financial Fest just around the corner, Ken and Mark talked with many of the participants of the all day event this Saturday at the Westin Kierland Resort & Spa. First up was Gary Kaltbaum with Kaltbaum Caiptal Management then Boyd Cruel with High Ridge Futures. in the SWS Spotlight today was Ray Dimuzio talking about self employment. Rounding out the show was Jason Mitchell of the Mitchell Group.