This week on Flash Talks Cash, JoAnn “Flash” Fleming and Andrew Newman talk with Mike Lapham, co-author of The Self-Made Myth: And the Truth about How Government Helps Individuals and Businesses Succeed. Listen in to hear them discuss the proposed Buffett Rule, taxing “job creators”, and our country’s need to invest in public services. Tune in to hear Mike discuss his book and explain his work with the Responsible Wealth Project. Who are some of the wealthy people who believe that they should have higher taxes? Find out on Flash Talks Cash, and find out more about Mike’s work at This episode is brought to you by TriState Merchants.

“People say that any wealthy person is a job creator. Small business people aren’t rich- the rich people are the CEOs at the large corporations…There’s a huge disconnect here.” —Mike Lapham on Flash Talks Cash