HARTFORD, Conn – Connecticut Public Television (CPTV) is proud to present two enlightening specials hosted by two great minds with very different areas of expertise. Ed Slott: Stay Rich Forever and Ever and Dr. Daniel Amen’s A Magnificent Mind at Any Age are airing back-to-back on Saturday, November 29 beginning at 9 a.m. as part of CPTV’s November/December membership campaign. Be sure to stay tuned during A Magnificent Mind at Any Age for information on how to get exclusive Red Carpet tickets to attend a workshop with Dr. Amen.
Ed Slott: Stay Rich Forever and Ever (Airing at 9 a.m.)
Ed Slott: Stay Rich Forever and Ever helps ease finance-related stress with this updated special that addresses the current economic downslide. Ed Slott is a nationally recognized IRA distribution expert and personal finance columnist. For over 20 years, he has been educating Americans on how to protect their retirement savings. With this exclusive seminar, Slott shares his insider’s knowledge with Americans who, now more than ever, are in need of financial guidance. Slott shows viewers how to face the crisis it head-on, thereby helping to secure and even increase their personal wealth. Learn how benefits in the tax code can be used to the average taxpayer’s advantage, and let Slott’s teachings help ensure a more sound financial future.
A Magnificent Mind at Any Age (Airing at 10:30 a.m. and 12 p.m. and on Sunday, November 30 at 8:30 a.m.)
A Magnificent Mind at Any Age features renowned psychiatrist Daniel Amen, who specializes in the use of SPECT scans to diagnose and treat problems with brain function. In this exclusive PBS special airing, he explores the natural ways that people can help keep their brains healthy as they age. As Dr. Amen explains, this improved brain function is crucial in helping people remain as effective, successful and happy as possible. Dr. Amen, who has appeared on national programs including The View, The Today Show and CNN, will be conducting an upcoming lecture in Connecticut, and viewers of A Magnificent Mind at Any Age will learn how to obtain tickets to this event courtesy of CPTV’s Red Carpet Series.
CPTV is a media service of the Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network (CPBN, www.cpbn.org). It is a locally and nationally recognized producer and presenter of quality public television programming, including UConn Women's Basketball, original documentaries and educational programming. CPTV has built a reputation as a leader in children’s programming, including playing an historic role in bringing Barney & Friends™, Bob the Builder™ and Thomas & Friends™ to public television. The station offers 11.5 hours of positive, nurturing children’s programs each weekday, reaching 50,000 to 70,000 households daily. The Connecticut Public Broadcasting Network also includes WNPR, an affiliate of National Public Radio, Public Radio International and American Public Media. WNPR serves over 200,000 listeners in Connecticut, New York and Rhode Island with news and information. Its award-winning local programming includes The Faith Middleton Show and Front and Center with Ray Hardman. Overall, the network brings a broad spectrum of public affairs, entertainment, sports, and educational programming to viewers, listeners, and readers. For more information, visit www.cptv.org and / or www.wnpr.org.