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Motley Fool Answers: What’s Behind the Unemployment Numbers?

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Motley Fool Answers: What’s Behind the Unemployment Numbers?
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's episode, the team is joined by Dr. Rakesh Kochhar from the Pew Research Center to help us understand how the unemployment rate is calculated, how to dig into the numbers of the monthly Jobs Report, and the impact of COVID-19 on workers in the US.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp, Dr. Rakesh Kochhar


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Motley Fool Answers: Will You Be Able to Work as Long as You Want?

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Motley Fool Answers: Will You Be Able to Work as Long as You Want?
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's show, Richard Johnson of the Urban Institute discusses the likelihood that workers over the age of 50 will experience a career disruption, and how to increase the chances that you can work well into your 60s.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp, Richard Johnson


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Motley Fool Answers: What’s Up With Mortgages and Real Estate

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Motley Fool Answers: What’s Up With Mortgages and Real Estate
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's show, Bankrate’s Jeff Ostrowski joins the team to discuss how residential real estate has fared during the pandemic, the challenges of refinancing, housing affordability, and more.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp


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Motley Fool Answers: A Chat With Bola Sokunbi of Clever Girl Finance

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Motley Fool Answers: A Chat With Bola Sokunbi of Clever Girl Finance
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's show, Bola Sokunbi, CEO and Founder of Clever Girl Finance, talks about growing up in Nigeria, saving more than $100,000 in three years on a mid-level salary in NYC, and starting her own business after being spurned by investors and banks.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp


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Motley Fool Answers: August Mailbag with Sean Gates

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Motley Fool Answers: August Mailbag with Sean Gates
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's show, the team will answer your questions about the backdoor Roth, "investing" in insurance, Risk Parity ETFs, selling stocks to pay off your mortgage, and much more.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp


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Motley Fool Answers: 5 Investing Virtues

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Motley Fool Answers: 5 Investing Virtues
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's show, Financial Planning Fool Amanda Kish is back to discuss what you should do to be a successful investor.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp, Amanda Kish


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Motley Fool Answers: 7 Investing Sins

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Motley Fool Answers: 7 Investing Sins
Financial Planning Fool Amanda Kish joins us to discuss the things you should not do if you want to be a successful investor.
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Alison Southwick


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Motley Fool Answers: Mastering Money With the Budgetnista

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Motley Fool Answers: Mastering Money With the Budgetnista
Tiffany Aliche explains how she went from being unemployed and in debt, to founding a multimillion-dollar business – all while providing life-changing financial education.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp


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Motley Fool Answers: July Mailbag with Jason Moser

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Motley Fool Answers: July Mailbag with Jason Moser
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's show, Jason Moser joins the team to answer your questions about trimming your winners, muni bond taxes, a War on Amazon basket of stocks, modern portfolio theory, and more.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp, Jason Moser


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Motley Fool Answers: Hacks, Scams, and ID Theft (Oh My!)

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Motley Fool Answers: Hacks, Scams, and ID Theft (Oh My!)
Saving, spending, planning — you've got money questions and we've got answers. Every week host Alison Southwick and personal finance expert Robert Brokamp challenge the conventional wisdom on life's biggest financial issues to reveal what you really need to know to make smart money moves. In this week's show, Dan Kline joins the team to talk about the recent Twitter hack, TikTok privacy concerns, and scams amidst the coronavirus pandemic.
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Alison Southwick, Robert Brokamp, Dan Kline


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