Tag: Mellody Hobson

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Boring Investors Win Big

Happy New Year to you! As we kick off 2014, I want to start by looking back at last year. That’s the best way to…

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The Detroit Bankruptcy Fallout

Last Tuesday, a federal judge declared that Detroit met the specific legal criteria to receive protection from its creditors, making it the largest city in…

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Sidestepping Cyberscammers

In today’s “Money Mondays” segment, Mellody Hobson gives you the inside scoop on cyberscammers and how to avoid them. With Black Friday behind us, we’re…

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Twitter IPO

What is the Twitter IPO? An IPO is an Initial Public Offering. It’s the first sale of stock by a private company to the public—that’s…

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The Debt Ceiling

Mellody Hobson explains the debt ceiling in today’s “Money Mondays” segment. Let’s start at the beginning. A common misperception is that the debt ceiling is…

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College Talk

September means college for a lot of people, so today, Mellody Hobson addresses the financial issues around pursuing a higher education. Where should people start?…

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Why Women Get Paid Less

Mellody Hobson talks about women and money on today’s “Money Mondays” segment. I know we touched on this last month when we talked about a…