Tag: Money Mondays

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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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Who are Opportunity Youth?

Mellody Hobson talks about today’s youth who, despite their troubled pasts or challenging circumstances, have potential value to our communities and economies. What is “Opportunity…

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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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Middle Aged Money Mistakes

Mellody Hobson talks about common money mistakes people make in their middle ages in today’s “Money Mondays” segment. I know no one really likes to…

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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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Money Leaks

Pop quiz: Any idea how much you spend a month on housing, food and entertainment? 22% of adults don’t know how much they’re spending on…