Tennessee Valley Federal Credit Union and Brewer Media announced that nationally-syndicated radio host and TV personality, financial advisor Clark Howard will make an appearance in Chattanooga on Thursday, Jan. 14, from 6-7:30 p.m., at the Chattanooga Theatre Centre. This event is free and open to the public.
Mr. Howard will give a 30-minute presentation at 6 p.m., followed by an open Question & Answer Session with audience members.
Mr. Howard, whose who can be heard on WPLZ Pulse News Radio 95.3 on weekdays, from 1-4 p.m., will be live in the 95.3 Pulse News Studio during the morning show, from 8-9 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 14, and will take calls from the Chattanooga audience from 1-2 p.m. Local listeners are invited to call in with their financial questions to 423 702-9111.
Clark Howard's voice is heard on more than 200 radio stations across the nation, advising consumers how to save more, spend less and avoid getting ripped off. Mr. Howard helps his listeners protect themselves against costly financial mistakes and potential scams.
In addition to listener calls on his syndicated radio show, Mr. Howard helps CNN Headline News Network viewers in his "Money Coach" series and answers viewer e-mail. As Americans face turbulent economic times, money expert Clark Howard offers a roadmap to financial stability.
On the show, he takes phone calls and provides consumer advice and travel tips and will answer any money questions.
The financial help guru's most recent book, 2007's Clark Smart Real Estate, addresses relevant issues in today's mortgage crisis. He has published eight books in total, with 2002's Get Clark Smart and 2003's Clark's Big Book of Bargains, both charting on The New York Times' "Best Sellers" list (No. 6 and No. 7, respectively).
Hiss books are available online, but as he tells listeners on his radio show, they're cheaper used and can be had for free at the public library.