Wintrust Business Lunch 12/08/16 | How much is the most expensive house in Chicago? And How is Birchbox is changing the subscription service game!

Steve Bertrand with Dennis Rodkin

It’s time for the Wintrust Business Lunch with  Steve Bertrand!  On today’s show Steve welcomes:  Dennis Rodkin (Crain’s Chicago – Real Estate), Bill Geiger (Geiger Wealth Management), Ilyce Glink (Best Money Moves), Jenna Hilzenrath (Birchbox.com).

Steve begins the show talking with Dennis Rodkin of Crain’s Real Estate about the most expensive house sold in Chicago… Do you have a guess?  10 million, 20 million?  Wrong!  Take a listen and find out how much this asking price is… You’ll be surprised.  They also discuss the latest listings in Chicago and the affect of the Chicago Cub’s on Chicago Real Estate.

Then, Steve brings on Bill Geiger of Geiger Wealth Management about how to properly maintain your finances and prepare for the future.

Every wonder what was going on with the market strategy of Trump’s Campaign?  How about all those interesting Trump Tweets?  Ilyce Glink joins Steve to give some insight on the recent controversy surrounding president elect Trump.

Finally, we close with a terrific subscription service that has caught the eyes of many consumers worldwide.  Birchbox has made a dent in the subscription service – what do they do right and what sets them apart?  Jenna Hilzenrath (Birchbox director of PR) chats with Steve about Birchbox’s origins and where the company is going in the next couple years.  For more information visit: Birchbox.com

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