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Mindy McIntosh joins WSMH Profitt Report talking about a new analysis that says childcare is pricier than college on average in the U.S.

More than 75 million Americans are now playing fantasy football. While many of us obsess about drafting the right players and making the right moves, financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks to WJRT about how fantasy football can also teach us some lessons about better managing our money. The stars that make up our financial fantasy […]

Weddings are expensive – and not just for the bride and groom! Everybody seems to love a wedding but not everyone loves the price tag that comes with it. In fact, a recent survey shows guests are paying a little more than $700 per wedding this year – from new clothes to gifts to travel expenses. Financial […]

Home is where the heart is. It’s also where the young people are! For the first time in 130 years, more young adults are living with Mom & Dad than anyone else (a spouse, a roommate or alone.) Just as it can be challenging dealing with everyone’s personalities under one roof, money issues can also […]

Summer days are filled with swimming pools and barbecues, but now is also the perfect time to plan your holiday shopping. Gifts, food and decorations typically add up to about $800, and it can take months, even years, to pay it off! Financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks with ABC-12 WJRT about ways to start planning […]

Teens can take home more than a paycheck from their summer jobs – they can learn life-long money lessons! Families that take the time to go over some of the financial basics can set teens up for financial success down the road. Financial professional, Mindy McIntosh, talks with Michigan’s WJRT about 5 ways parents can […]

When it rains, it pours – in weather and in finances! You should prepare for a financial storm by building a Rainy Day Fund. Financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks with WJRT about the importance of a Rainy Day Fund and how to build one.

From baby clothes to shampoo, women pay more than men for hundreds of products they use every day. The only difference is the packaging! So how can women avoid paying the “pink tax”? Financial Professional Mindy McIntosh shares some ideas with ABC 12 WJRT.

Money! We have to have it. Saving $500 dollars cash is something FOX66 has been talking about every night this week in the Profitt Report, but it’s more than a one-time thing if you want financial freedom in the long run. Watch the video below for Mindy’s tips! “Money isn’t the end all means all […]

The journey to saving money starts with $1 and we’ve been looking at how to save $500 within one month. On the FOX66 Profitt Report, we showed you how to save nearly $400 by cutting back on take-out meals, coffee shop trips and movie theater tickets. Financial professional Mindy McIntosh takes a look at those […]

Saving money can be a real challenge, but with the right tools, it can be done. Mindy McIntosh joins WSMH FOX 66 Profitt Report to talk about how you can get it done!  

Need an extra $500 in your savings account? Mindy McIntosh joins WSMH FOX 66 Profitt Report to talk about how you can get it done!  

There’s a disconnect when it comes to couples and their finances! Even though the majority of couples think they’re doing a good job of communicating, many don’t know the basics of their finances. Financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks WJRT about getting the conversation started.

Holiday get-togethers are a great time to discuss family finances, retirement and elder care with parents of adult children. Financial professional Mindy McIntosh talks with ABC 12 WJRT about how to start that conversation and what topics should be covered.

Only 38% of Americans say they have enough in savings to cover an emergency! Financial professional Mindy McIntosh talked with WNEM about the America Saves initiative and 5 ways to help you start saving.