Beth Finkel, State Director of AARP joins the Savvy panel to talk about her book High Anxiety: New Yorker’s Gen X and Boomers Struggle with Stress, Savings and Security. Finkel explains the obstacles Gen X and Boomers face when trying to create a stable financial climate for themselves and their family. If you fall within this age group and are looking for possible solutions and resources, tune in to learn the political and financial factors involved in this issue and what’s being done about it.
Board of Regent Kathleen Cashin and active parent Horace H. Davis navigate Brooklyn Savvy through the tunnels of the NY education system. To bring the best out of the students, they encourage parents to be heavily involved in their child's education. They share insight on how to understand standardized testing, choose the best schools and how important administration and parent communication is. The guests reveal a lot of helpful ways parents can be informed with the school system and how to they can help their children become better students.