Paul Richardson

Paul Richardson is a household name in Hampton Roads. He has been broadcasting in this market for over 40 years, 30 of those years with Dick Lamb in morning drive. Paul, like Dick, is a native of Baltimore and a fan of both the Orioles and the Ravens. He and his wife Kathy live in Virginia Beach and have two children, Diana and Matt. Paul has many interests, including cars, motorcycles, photography, antiquing (he has a modest collection of vintage camera and radios), movies, and reading. 


Our biggest money regret last year was . . .

Money comes and goes; ebbs and flows. Sometimes you’re funneling it into your 401k; sometimes you’re on a Saks spree, scooping up Prada pumps and champagne. We all have regrettable financial episodes in our past, and Student Loan Hero surveyed 1,000 Americans about this very conundrum. According to the survey, 83% of Americans’ had financial regrets from…Read More

Real Men Wear Pink – Solid Gold’s Paul Richardson

Like so many (too many) families, mine has been touched by cancer. I lost my mother to lung cancer and my daughter is a thyroid cancer survivor. I am happy and proud to be part of this effort to raise awareness and money to support the American Cancer Society’s mission to save more lives than…Read More


Dating costs HOW MUCH?????

  The average American spends $121,082.40 on dating in their lifetime, according to new research. The poll of 2,000 Americans found that on average, dating will cost $168.17 a month. But that number increases for married folks, who will average $185.65 to keep the spark alive in their relationship. In fact, for those in relationships, keeping the spark alive…Read More


Fall Foliage May Be Running Late this Year

If you’re planning a trip to the mountains to enjoy the colors of autumn you might want to schedule your stay a little later than usual. Fall colors tend to peak in the mountains of Virginia in early-to-mid October but meteorologists are predicting a warmer than average September which may delay the arrival of the…Read More


The HOT Toys for Christmas 2019!

  Amazon is already predicting what the hot -in-demand toys will be this holiday season. They are: LEGO Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire Hogwarts Clock Tower,;Furreal Plum, the Curious Panda; Monopoly Voice Banking, Wildluvs Juno My Baby Elephant and Poopsie Rainbow Surprise Dolls. So start your shopping early! Read more about it here.…Read More

So SHUT UP, Millennials!

You’ve probably heard before that baby boomers are stretching the Social Security system, but new research from the Center for Retirement research at Boston College shows that’s not the case. With 10,000 baby boomers turning 65 every day; there’s worry the sheer size of the generation is putting undue pressure on Social Security’s funds.  But…Read More