Brad Giese

Meet Brad Giese, Talk Radio 102.3 host from 10 til Noon Weekdays.  Brad brings 25 years of radio experience to The TalkMonster.  He’s a California native, co-hosting Morning shows in Fresno and the Bay Area at the legendary KFOG. He’s quick with a quip, sharp as the proverbial tack, and both on and off air, one of the nicest guys in the business.  Besides radio, Brad has worked as an actor and model. Brad is quite the angler….he loves to fish and you’ll  often find him wetting a line in the Tennessee River, the Hiwassee, or even ponds around North Georgia and Southeast Tennessee.  He loves music, reading, hiking, and is happy to have landed in Chattanooga and to call our slice of the Southeast home. Contact Brad at Brad.Giese@cumulus.com​.

Blogs

Dave Says: When to start the process?

Dave Says: When to start the process?

Dear Dave, My husband and I are debt-free, and we have an emergency fund of six months of expenses saved. We’d like to buy a home in the $250,000 to $275,000 price range in the near future, and we plan on saving $60,000 for a down payment. It should take a little less than two…

Dave Says: A home shouldn’t leave you house poor

Dave Says: A home shouldn’t leave you house poor

Dear Dave, My husband and I were listening to your radio show the other day. In it, you were speaking to a lady about buying a home. When you talk about mortgage payments being 25 percent or less of your take-home pay, does this figure include taxes and insurance or just principal and interest? Ann…

Dave Says: Emergency fund for business?

Dave Says: Emergency fund for business?

Dear Dave, I have my own small business. My annual sales are just over $100,000, and I have a couple of months in administrative and general expenses set aside. Should I have an emergency fund for my company, too? If so, how much? Taylor Dear Taylor This is a great question! I like the idea…