EP 824 Live to 100 without Running Out of Money

Summary: Dr. Mike chats with Jean Chatzky, financial editor for NBC’s TODAY Show about the duo's new book AgeProof: Living Longer, Without Running Out Of Money or Breaking a Hip.
Air Date: 1/31/17
Duration: 31:06
Host: Michael Roizen, MD
Guest Bio: Jean Chatzky
Jean-ChatzkyJean Chatzky, the financial editor for NBC’s TODAY Show, is an award-winning personal finance journalist, AARP’s personal finance ambassador and host of the podcast HerMoney with Jean Chatzky on iTunes.

Jean is a best-selling author; her most recent books are Operation Money, a free financial guide for military service members and families; and Money Rules: The Simple Path to Lifelong Security.

She believes knowing how to manage our money is one of the most important life skills for people at every age and has made it her mission to help simplify money matters, increasing financial literacy both now and for the future. In 2015, Jean teamed up with Time for Kids and The PwC Charitable Foundation to launch Your $, a financial literacy magazine reaching two million schoolchildren each month.

She lives with her family in Westchester County, New York.
  • Book Title: Money Rules: The Simple Path to Lifelong Security
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  • Guest Twitter Account: @JeanChatzky
EP 824 Live to 100 without Running Out of Money
People are living longer, but can we afford it?

Financial editor of The Today Show, Jean Chatzky, shares how to save enough money to make your later years more fulfilling. Her new book is AgeProof: Living Longer Without Running Out of Money or Breaking a Hip, which she co-authored with Dr. Roizen.

Chatzky explains easy tweaks you can make to boost your health and wealth as you age. Find out the three big numbers you should know before you retire (hint: they aren't your credit score!) and the perfect amount you should save to stop worrying about money for the future.

Dr. Mike also discusses the top news of the week, including how to turn on your genes for better health and improved longevity.