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Underwritten by State Farm and the Michigan State Housing Development Authority.

Episode Introduction [watch now]
With host Nick Metzger in Lansing.

Segment 1: Show Me the Money Day [watch now]
An annual event in cities across Michigan where people can get free tax help and attend free workshops. Visit showmethemoneyday.org to find an event near your or to get help to plan a Money Day for your community!

Segment 2: Generation E Institute Student Business Showcase [watch now]
Over 170 student-run businesses are featured in this public event in Battle Creek. Featuring the Generation E Institute, L and N’s Hair Accessories, Thirsty’s, Friends for Life, H + H Originals and Queen of Hearts Bakery.

Segment 3: Financial Opportunity Centers [watch now]
Similar to Centers for Working Families in Detroit, FOCs across Michigan offer job, financial and public services all in one place. Featuring Michigan LISC and the LINC Opportunity Center.

Segment 4: Special Guest Trina Shanks at the University of Michigan [watch now]
Olivia Courant asks Trina Shanks about “asset building” in Michigan, and how it can help families save money.

Segment 5: The Earned Income Tax Credit in 3 minutes [watch now]
The EITC allows families to keep more of their earned income. How does it work? We explain in 3 minutes.

Segment 6: Extreme Couponing [watch now]
Did you know you can use two coupons when you are doing ‘buy one get one free’ sales? Amber Paxton at the Asset Independence Coalition gives us tips on how to get the most out of our coupons.

Episode Ending [watch now]
Credits and outtakes