Financial Domestic Violence – Total Financial Solutions Safer Money Hour – June 27, 2017
Financial Domestic Violence – Total Financial Safer Money Hour – June 27, 2017
Hosts: Arif Halaby & Jeff Girard
Topic: Financial Domestic Violence
On this episode of Total Financial Solutions, Hosts Arif Halaby and Jeff Girard discuss the important topic of domestic violence and how finances play a role in abuse.
When you are married and dealing with a domestic violence situation, what usually happens is one person starts locking you out of credit cards, banking accounts, etc.
Often is the case when the abuser takes control of the other’s life emotionally and financially and make their partner no longer financially independent, Arif said.
Previous Episode: Looming Pension Crisis – Total Financial Solutions Safer Money Hour – June 20, 2017
Two ways to ensure that you do not fall into an “economic prison”;
- Be involved with the finances. Do not allow anybody to be the only name on the bank accounts/statements.
- Get basic knowledge of the financial matters and insurance policies and what each mean and these points:
- Understand the insurance world
- Know what safe money is
- Retirement Accounts
- Buying and Leasing a Car
Total Financial Solutions offers assistance with preparing for retirement and financial planning in Santa Clarita and the surrounding valleys. Santa Clarita financial advisor Arif M. Halaby, a Certified Estate Planner, and Total Financial Solutions staff work with people of all ages, helping them protect, grow and preserve their assets through an individualized approach. Arif Halaby is also the host of “Total Financial Solutions Safer Money Hour” on KHTS AM-1220. Launched in 2004, the show offers listeners from Santa Clarita financial planning tips and guidance for dealing with today’s ever-changing financial needs.