Vanessa’s Money Hour

Vanessa’s Money Hour is a bi-monthly radio show covering topics that support financial security and wealth building. Host Vanessa Lowe has been teaching personal finance in northwest Philadelphia for more than 20 years.

Launched on October 6, 2018, you can catch the live show every first and third Saturday of the month. The show covers ideas and strategies related to financial security and asset building, particularly among African Americans. Each episode includes at least one guest and covers at least one of the top ten tools for financial success.

  1. Emergency Fund
  2. Budget & Net Worth statements
  3. Employer Retirement Plans
  4. High Credit Score
  5. Index & Life Cycle Funds
  6. Traditional IRA Account
  7. Roth IRA Account
  8. FSAs & HSAs (flexible spending accounts and health savings accounts)
  9. Automated Saving
  10. Spreadsheet Skills

The show is hosted by Germantown Community Radio, aka G-Town Radio, a non-profit community radio station broadcast online and through 92.9 FM in northwest Philadelphia.

The show does not endorse any particular vendors or services. Our aim is financial education and empowerment.

Have questions or ideas for a topic? Contact Vanessa at