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Black in the Middle

Special Guest: Theodis Watson, the “Community’s Banker”

  • S3E6
  • 1:54:43
  • February 25th 2022

Theodis is KC born and bred; a Missouri State Grad with an MBA and is very active in central city communities, making a positive difference any way he can. He has spent the past 20 years in banking - most recent years have been on the commercial lending side.

  • Who is Theodis Watson?
  • The differences in banks
  • Relationships with your banker
  • The importance of financial literacy
  • Bridging the wealth gap
  • Teaching our kids early
  • Banking myth-busters
  • All banks are not created equal
  • Managing finances as a couple
  • The effects of the pandemic

This episode is jam packed with personal budgeting tips (especially those households with an Amazon obsession) AND business financial guidance for the entrepreneur in you. Check out this special guest interview that is full of tips, jokes, stories and TONS of resources to help you get your money right. 


Black in the Middle

Middle class, middle of map and just always stuck in between. This is a podcast about a three black friends who grew up in the burbs and how the battle of nature vs nurture turned them into the men they are today. Follow along as they layout a blueprint on addressing, engaging and making decisions based on cultural biases and varying perspectives.