Today on B4B Consumer Law Attorney Kristi Kelly discussed credit reports. Then from the World Almanac, senior editor Srah Janssen. R\President and CEO of the Southwest Valley Chamber of Commer John Safin dropped by the studio as did this Friday Biz Leaders Spotlight on Matthew D. MacLean of Harnden MacLean Wealth Advisors.
On B4B today, Robin Fancher of Einstein's Bagels dropped by with breakfast bagels for the crew. Then Kim Lankford with Kiplinger call in. Josh Garcia from Miracle Mile Deli our restaurant sponsor this week also talked about catering for the holiday season. The last guest was Emily Levett, the Senior Policy Manager of Criminal Justice Reform at FWD.us Topic: AZ Imprisonment Crisis Comes at High Cost to Arizona Communities.
On B4B this morning was Atlas of WWII author Amy Briggs as the first guest. Next up was Dr. Norma Hubele, the Auto Professor Subject: December is the best time to buy a car. In the Biz Of Sports section was head football coach Mike Nesbitt, Ottawa U. Topic: Ottawa University of Arizona (OUAZ) in Surprise, is excited to announce it is hosting its first Pro Bowl football game this Friday, Nov. 30, at 7 p.m.
On today's show today was Eileen Heisman, #GivingTuesday ambassador, CEO of National Philanthropic Trust
Topic: All about #GivingTuesday. Then Motor Trend’s Executive Editor, Mark Rechtin
Subject: Motor Trend Announces 2019 Car, Truck and Sport Utility of the Year Awards and wrapping up the show was Gregg Murset, CEO of BusyKid, Topic: Spend the holiday season turning kids into stock gurus.
After the long holiday weekend, Ken and Mark started off the day interviewing Jason Frazier with MADD about an agreement they've worked out with WAYMO that launches this holiday season. Then from England, Brian Marcel, founder of IBCS Group and Bar Code Systems who specializes in helping entrepreneurs start up their businesses. This week's Stump the Chump restaurant sponsor is Miracle Mile Deli and so far they've had one lucky winner of a $50 dollar gift card.
Today on B4b, the first guest was Amit Patel, CEO of Ebates.com
Topic: how with minimal effort you can save money and build up some throughout the holiday shopping season. Then Sarah Lichtman, USDA Food Safety Expert on that Thanksgiving feast. Also, Cheryl Denham-AZ Family Florist, Subject: local florist holds an annual food drive. Next on B4B was Len Hayduchok, Topic: How to avoid a tax surprise in 2019. Jenny Martin, CEO of Phoenix Cancer Support Network. Topic: signing our 75th client, Giving Tuesday, golf tourney and wrapping up the guest list was Bill Hardekopf of lowcards.com.
On B4B today Finance expert Dave Hanley, CEO of Tomorrow talked about a Triple-A report regarding Thanksgiving travel and personal finances. Then VO of Brand and Communications over at Womply on how huge Black Friday is for AZ retailers. In Stump the Chumps, Trudy, won a $50 gift card to BLK Live, our featured restaurant this week. In the Biz Leaders Spotlight, Anthony Perez, owner of Los Muertos Salsa.
Today on B4B, Ken and Mark, talked first with Earnin CEO Ram Palaniappan regarding a new free APP that allows a person to get paid early with no fee. CreditCards.com's Ted Rossman on the average retail credit card versus an average credit card and what to watch for during the upcoming shopping season. Personal Finance expert Farnoosh Torabi on shopping smart this holiday.
Phoenix as a Thanksgiving weekend destination was discussed on today's B4B show. Amanda Norcross of airfarewatchdog. Then Rob Garf of Salesforce talked about online versus phone orders this shopping season. Jill Gonzalez of WalletHub talked about the corporate income tax report all today on Business for Breakfast.
Today on B4B, Ken and Mark talked first with Dusty Donaldson regarding Lung Cancer Awareness Month. Then travel expert, Jeanenne Tornatore Topic: Winter Travel Tips & Trends 2018 + Looking Ahead: Holiday Travel. Next, Sophos Principal Research Scientist and Security Expert Chet Wisniewski. Subject: How Changing Cybercriminal Behaviors Can Impact Organizations in 2019. in the Biz Leaders Spotlight, today was Ken Patel, owner of Rightway Pharmacy.
Today Mar5k and Ken talked with Dr. Vishal Verma, Chief Medical Officer for 4C. Topic: 4C Medical Group Expands to West Valley with Integration of Three West Valley Internal Medicine and West Valley Urgent Care Locations. Also Ross Kimbarovsky , CrowdSpring
Topic: marketing blunders – and how businesses can avoid common pitfalls
Today CEO of FUEL, Erik Rosenstrauch discussed retail marketing on the morning show. That was followed by Danielle Shay of Simpler Trading. Stump the Chumps restaurant sponsor this week is Church's Chicken and in the Biz Leaders Spotlight were Alan "AP" Powell and retired Admiral Hal Pittman all about an upcoming Veterans workshop.
Today on this TGIF, Ken and Mark talked with Pat Moran from the nonprofit AFLI or American Financial Literacy Institution regarding uncertainty in the stock market and properly budgeting for the holiday among other topics. Then Certified Financial Planner, Joseph Falbo, with a new study on how Americans are less financially fit that we think. Susanne Kantra from techlicious.com with the upcoming highlights of the Consumer Technology Associations list of the hottest tech gifts this holiday season. One winner walked away with $100.00 in gift cards to Voila French Bistro during the Stump the Chumps contest. In the Biz Leaders Spotlight was Patrick Tilton, CEO of Hawkeye Electric with a charity event happening this weekend in the Valley.
Today on this edition of B4B, Ken and Mark talked about : Best Buy Blue Shirt Katie Huggins. Topic: Black Friday Ad Leak from Best Buy, with Previews of What's Hot Heading into the 2018 Holiday Shopping Season. Then Retired Lt. Col Samantha Dutton, Ph.D., LCSW, Program Director for University of Phoenix College of Humanities and Sciences
Subject: Veterans and Mental Health. Chris Prefontaine, author of Amazon Best Seller Real Estate On Your Terms
Topic: Will The Magic Of Real Estate Investments Soon Disappear For Good? Finally, Kenny Klaus of Offer Depot joined the show today.