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What money lessons are your kids learning about from you?  It may not be what you want.  One of my worst days, a tough one for me as a father, came a couple of months ago. I will often ask my kids what they want to do...

Ryan and members of Denver’s Channel 9 news were celebrity judges for the Cystic fibrosis foundation -Rocky Mountain Chapter’s annual event. Ryan had the brutal job of judging the most savory and sweet awards from the top Chefs in Denver....

I was sitting with my teammates in a dark room with a projector. A player had made a mistake in a game and the time to answer for his sin was at hand.  Our coach was livid. Pausing the film (always the first step of an...

I often get asked for money advice. Friends, co-workers, former NFL players, even guys from my basketball team will occasionally reach out to me seeking assistance with their money mindset. Most of the time, I begin the discussion by asking one key question: Are you a...

Ryan was the keynote speaker for their teacher training on financial literacy. Ryan gave tools that highlight functional learning for students around debt, cost vs price, and mire. He also encouraged elements for teachers to draw on from their personal financial literacy to connect with students....

Financial literacy means you understand saving, spending, debt and YOUR FINANCIAL GOALS. When you do this, you create financial independence which means your lifestyle is secure regardless of your immediate employment situation. Financial literacy = financial safety Feel behind in those areas? Don’t worry, we all are. We are...

Going into my eighth NFL season, a major decision presented itself. I had recently worked out with the Miami Dolphins. They called my agent following the workout and said that, while they liked me, they were not going to offer me a contract at that time. Shortly...

Ryan hosted for Denver’s biggest night as Emcee for the Downtown Denver Awards. The Awards recognized the 6 best development projects completed through the 2018 year in Downtown Denver....