Tag: Money Mondays

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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…

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Lessons from Lehman

Mellody Hobson talks about fall of investment bank, Lehman Brothers, and what we can learn from it, five years later. This past weekend marked the…

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Facebook and Credit

While we were on break, a story broke about credit that blew my mind. Brace yourself for this: Watch the company you keep, because your…

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Cutting Off the Kids

Mellody Hobson talks about how to let our kids spread their wings and fly financially on today’s “Money Mondays” segment. According to the Pew Research…

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The Summer Travel Paradox

Mellody Hobson talks about the summer travel paradox in today’s “Money Mondays” segment. Last month, we talked about how to protect yourself from all-too-common summer…

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Phony Philanthropy

Mellody Hobson talks about philanthropy in today’s “Money Mondays” segment. A Florida newspaper and the Center for Investigative Reporting recently put together a list of…