Press Releases


May 6, 2013

On Tuesday, May 28 at 5:00 p.m., "Money and Financial Security" will be the topic of a discussion featuring expert advice from professionals from UW Credit Union. The free event will be held at the Oak Creek Community Center and is supported, in part, by Milwaukee's Helen Bader Foundation.

The free, public event will be presented by Milwaukee Public Television as part of its NEXT AVENUE Community Conversations series. Speakers include Bill Cashin, Financial Consultant, and Matt Ruppe, Director of Investments, both of UW Credit Union. Cashin has been in the financial industry for over seven years, and specializes in retirement planning. Ruppe has more than 15 years of experience and specializes in tax law and retirement and estate planning.

Cashin and Ruppe will share wisdom and advice to help achieve financial security for those over the age of 50. They will offer help with finding creative solutions to complex financial problems, and will provide tips on how to balance the need to generate income over the long term while helping protect assets from a fluctuating market.

The Oak Creek Community Center is located at 8580 South Howell Avenue in Oak Creek. Space is limited and can be reserved by calling (414) 297-7514. Free parking is available and the facility is fully accessible to those with disabilities.

This Community Conversation will be streamed live on MPTV's website,, on May 28 at 5:00 p.m. The video presentation can be viewed after the event at

Community Conversations is partially funded by Milwaukee's Helen Bader Foundation. It is a local outreach effort for NEXT AVENUE, a new national website available at designed to help adults over 50 lead more fulfilling lives.
About MPTV
Milwaukee Public Television (MPTV) is southeastern Wisconsin's premier non-commercial media organization. MPTV consists of two traditional television stations, WMVS and WMVT, and seven additional digital television services. The MPTV stations are the area's only over-the-air source for PBS and other national public television programs, and also offer a diverse schedule of their own award-winning local series and specials. The station is watched by over 900,000 viewers each week throughout southeastern Wisconsin and northern Illinois.
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Erin Eaton, Publicist/Grant Writer
P: (414) 297-8229

Darlyne Haertlein, Manager-Community Relations
P: (414) 297-7518