For the single guy and gal in 2013, what role does gender play in dating? Does it matter who pays? Does it matter who gives who a ride? Does it matter who asks questions? And if none of it matters, does Brian Babylon want his country back? Emily HeistMoss, proprietor of Rosie Says, joined Brian and AMp co-host Molly Adams this morning as she shared her reflections on being a single, straight, feminist gal just trying to find a guy who respects her boundaries.
Personal finance columnist for Red Eye, Megan Crepeau, called in and joined the AMp’s Molly Adams and guest Co-Host Ernest Wilkinsthis morning as she dished on her latest thoughts about money and YOU. One point that was discussed was how family and friends that constantly give you advice on how you should finance your money may be well intended. And we also may need a little push of motivation when it comes to saving and organizing our money, but the results could backfire, and cause the advised to actually be more careless about their money in spite them. So how can you save money without being obsessed with it and how can you stay confident through poor financial decisions?
Con artists always go where the marks are and the with the rise of gourmet food and drink events, they have a whole new industry to exploit. Our very own Travel-Sized Travel Guide, Sarahlynn Pablo, joined the AMp’s Molly Adams and guest co-host Ernest Wilkins this morning as she shared the details about a specific scam recently perpetrated in the Chicago area. She also pointed out how to avoid shelling out money for non-existent shellfish.
It is now scientifically proven that there is a subset of haters who are always going to hate. So what do we do with that information? Mariam Sobh, WBEZ host and the writer behind lifestyle blog Hijab Trendz, joined the AMp hosts Brian Babylon and Molly Adams this morning has she offered a few pieces of advice for the winners and some choice words for the haters.
WBEZ Bureau Check In: This week we check in with Northwest Indiana Bureau Reporter Mike Puente. He talks about the runway extension of Gary/Chicago International Airport set to open later this year and other plans for the complex.
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Healthy Schools Campaign: Improving the public school system is a complex issue because there’s so many things that can be focused on. We speak with Guillermo Gomez, Vice President of Internal Affairs for the Healthy Schools Campaign. He’ll discuss this week’s “Principal’s Breakfast for School Wellness” Event and…