Wondering where Wendy or MoneyBags might be?  This page will provide you with a list of all the upcoming and past events that Wendy Gillespie, MBA, CFP® and/or the members of the MoneyBags Team will be at or have attended.

Helping Our Four Footed Friends

MoneyBags will be at Retrieve a Golden of Minnesota (RAGOM) Goldzilla fund raising event on September 10th (8:30-2:00) at Long Lake Regional Park in New Brighton.  Come enjoy the in helping raise money for this good cause.  What could be more fun than sun, goldens and helping pets that need a home!

WJPF Miller in the Morning

12/22/2014 Updated Post

Wendy did appear on the Miller in The Morning Show to discuss MoneyBags, but sadly the audio for the show was lost.  Instead, here is a picture of Wendy getting ready for her on air debut.  We hope you enjoy!






Book Signing: September 22, 2014, at Carterville Library

Carterville Library LogoOn September 22, 2014, from 4 PM until 7 PM, visit the Anne West Lindsey District Library in Carterville, IL,  for a MoneyBags book signing event.  Wendy Gillespie, MBA, CFP®,  and the MoneyBags staff will be on hand to sell and sign copies of MoneyBags: A Guide to Teaching Your Kids About Money.  Invite your friends and come share your favorite MoneyBags Moment!

TV Appearance: WSIL TV

175px-WSIL-TV_LogoWatch Wendy Gillespie, MBA, CFP® appearance on the WSIL TV’s morning show on September 22, 2014.   Together with Jalay Gray they discuss Wendy’s book “MoneyBags: A Guide to Teaching Your Kids About Money” during the morning show.

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Book Signing: September 20,2014 at the Junque Jamboree

bagOn September 20, 2014, come and say hello to Wendy and get your copy of MoneyBags: A Guide to Teaching Your Kids About Money autographed at the Johnson County Junque Jamboree!   Wendy and team will be on-hand from 12 pm until 2 pm at the Ned Shed Tent during the jamboree to discuss our favorite subject of teaching money.   Come and share your favorite MoneyBags Moment with the team!

The Johnson County Junque Jamboree begins at 7 am in the Vienna public square.  Join more than 140 vendors that will be set up around the square, selling antiques, crafts, repurposed items, jewelry and more during the day-long event.  For specific information about the Junque Jamboree, call Gary Hacker at 618-771-6877.

Book Signing: Southern Illinois Women’s Health Conference

MoneyBags: A Guide to Teaching Kids About MoneyJoin Wendy on September 20, 2014, for a MoneyBags book signing event sponsored by John Forbes of Forbes Financial Group. Wendy will be signing copies of MoneyBags: A Guide to Teaching Your Kids About Money from 7:30 to 8:15 am at the Southern Illinois Women’s Health Conference on the John A. Logan College campus in Carterville, Illinois.


For more information about the Women’s Health Conference or to register for the event, please visit

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MoneyBags on the radio!

Wendy Gillespie, MBA, CFP®Hello MoneyBags Managers!  In case you missed the live radio broadcast of Wendy Gillespie, MBA, CFP® chatting about MoneyBags: A Guide to Teaching Your Kids About Money on David England’s Eye on the Market radio show, all is not lost.

Our friends at Eye on the Market have posted the segments for your listening pleasure and convenience.  After speaking about MoneyBags, Wendy also has a discussion about retirement planning.  Take a listen to the segments below and don’t forget to share with your friends.  Click the title name of this blog post to enter the post and click one of the sharing options: Facebook, Twitter or Pinterest.

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Special guest-author Wendy Gillespie MBA, CPF answers questions about writing her book MoneyBags: A Guide to Teaching Your Kids About Money.

Segment 3
Wendy Gillespie answers a critical question-What is it that Investors  do not get when dealing with planning for retirement?

Here’s to filling your MoneyBags!

Interview: Wendy on the “Eye On The Market” Radio Show

EOMWendy Gillespie, MBA, CFP® will be a guest on David O. England’s radio show “Eye on the Market” on Saturday, September 6th at 10:05 am CDT.

To listen to the live broadcast, visit David’s website at and click the “Listen Live” link.