Summary: In celebration of Money Smart Week (March 30 - April 6, 2019) and National Financial Literacy Month (April), personal finance enthusiasts Angelica Rengifo and Mark Santoro talk about MCPL's books, online resources, and upcoming events related to personal finance.
Recording Date: March 6, 2019
Angelica Rengifo is a Library Associate on the MCPL's Outreach team. Mark Santoro is a librarian on the Digital Strategies team.
Hosts: Lauren Martino and David Payne
What Our Hosts Are Reading:
Angelica Rengifo: Little Fires Everywhere by Celeste Ng
Mark Santoro: A People's Future of the United States, edited by Victor LaValle and John Joseph Adams
Mentioned During the Episode:
Mint - A personal finance app for budgeting, investment tracking, and more.
Books & Authors
Beating the Paycheck to Paycheck Blues by John Ventura - This book's a bit old, from 1996, which is probably why MCPL doesn't own it anymore.
Every Landlord's Guide to Managing Property by Michael Boyer
100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask by Ilyce R. Glink
Personal Finance for Dummies by Eric Tyson
The Spender's Guide to Debt-Free Living by Anna Newell Jones
MCPL Online Resources
Decluttering episode of Library Matters
Money for the Rest of Us - Personal finance podcast David Stein
This American Life - A weekly public radio program and podcast
Haskell Free Library & Opera House - The library on the US/Canadian border, located in Vermont and Quebec.