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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. Send your questions to answers@fool.com.

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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. Send your questions to answers@fool.com.

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You Guys Rock!!!!

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It’s always a pleasure listening to y’all and your guest. Very delightful!!

STOCKS!

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Love the show! I have a will!

iTunes Ratings

557 Ratings
Average Ratings
466
41
23
9
18

You Guys Rock!!!!

By Freaky Frogster - Dec 21 2019
Read more
It’s always a pleasure listening to y’all and your guest. Very delightful!!

STOCKS!

By DogonSiereht - Aug 29 2019
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Love the show! I have a will!
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Motley Fool Answers

Latest release on Jan 21, 2020

The Best Episodes Ranked Using User Listens

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Rank #1: Happier at Work in 2018: Land the Job of Your Dreams

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One way to be happier (and healthier, and wealthier) is to get a better job. With the help of The Motley Fool’s team of ace recruiters, we’re going to discuss how to stand out from the crowd and get a shiny new job.

Thanks to Harry’s for supporting The Motley Fool. Get your Free Trial Set – go to Harrys.com/fool

Jan 23 2018

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Rank #2: Wealthier in 2018: 7 Things to Do in Under 15 Minutes

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Bro shares seven things that you can do in 15 minutes or less to be wealthier in 2018 and beyond. We’ll also take a look back at how the market did in 2017 and what the experts say you should expect in 2018.

Jan 09 2018

33mins

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Rank #3: How I Achieved an 814 Credit Score

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We’re joined by a Motley Fool analyst who will share his story of how he went from a lousy credit score to a stellar one. We’ll also answer your question about when to tell if you’re over-concentrated in a sector and play a round of “Can I throw it out already?!”

Apr 11 2017

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Rank #4: Deconstructing the 4% Rule

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Bro interviews financial-planning expert Wade Pfau about the assumptions underlying the 4% safe withdrawal rate in retirement, and whether they’re still valid. And Alison discusses whether an elite college degree is worth the price.

$50 off your first job post. Linkedin.com/fool

Mar 19 2019

41mins

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Rank #5: Culture Crusher or Crushed by Culture?

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There is plenty of evidence showing the link between a strong company culture and stock performance. But what if a great culture goes bad? Bryan Hinmon, Chief Investment Officer of Motley Fool Asset Management discusses the red flags of a corporate culture on the decline.

Slack: Where work happens. Go to slack.com to learn more.

Get the FREE guide, “Crushing the Five Barriers to Growth”, at NetSuite.com/FOOL.

Dec 11 2018

31mins

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Rank #6: Share the Love of Investing

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We learn from two Motley Fool members on how they are sharing the love of investing with their kids—and how you can do it, too.

Thanks to Away for supporting The Motley Fool. Go to awaytravel.com/fool and use the promo code fool to get $20 off a suitcase!

Aug 21 2018

50mins

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Rank #7: January Mailbag: Timing the Market, Time in the Market, and First-Time Dads

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This month we're answering your questions about tricks for timing the market (spoiler: there aren't any), allocation advice if you're coming up on retirement, and how you shouldn't feel guilty about putting your retirement over your kid's college fund.

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Jan 29 2019

48mins

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Rank #8: November Mailbag with a Side of Stuffing

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This month we’re answering your questions about the wash-sale rule, Finnish tax law (yes, seriously), evaluating ETFs, and more.

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Nov 26 2019

42mins

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Rank #9: Marshaling All Your Resources for Retirement

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Bro interviews Larry Swedroe, co-author of “Your Complete Guide to a Successful & Secure Retirement.” And Alison challenges Bro and Rick to guess the prices of the weirdest products at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show.

Thanks to LinkedIn for supporting The Motley Fool. Go to linkedin.com/fool and get $50 off your first job post.

Jan 15 2019

54mins

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Rank #10: You Should Ask for a Raise – Yes, You

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With the economy humming along and the employment rate so low, we’re joined in the studio by Lee Burbage and Kara Chambers of The Motley Fool’s People Team with their advice on how and why you should ask for a raise.

Thanks to Harry’s for supporting Motley Fool Answers. Get your Trial Set – go to Harrys.com/fool

Jul 17 2018

42mins

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Rank #11: Spreading Like FIRE

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The ChooseFI Guys are back to talk about their new book and a documentary about the growing FIRE (Financial Independence Retire Early) movement.

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Nov 12 2019

51mins

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Rank #12: Investing Mailbag with Jason Moser

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Jason Moser joins us to answer your investing-related questions like buying your first stock, comparing ETFs and mutual fund performance, moving to cash, and his favorite investing books.

Thanks to Blooom for supporting Motley Fool Answers. Get a month free with blooom401k.com/fool and code fool

May 01 2018

41mins

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Rank #13: Foolish Guide to Buying a Home

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Home sweet home or a money-pit nightmare? Ross Anderson, a planner with Motley Fool Wealth Management, joins us for the third installment of our series that tackles major life events -- this time to help you navigate how to (or whether to) buy that sweet little house you've been dreaming of.

Apr 09 2019

46mins

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Rank #14: Know When to Fold 'em: Foolish Selling Principles for Long-term Investors

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Motley Fool’s Chief Investing Officer, Andy Cross, and the advisor on Motley Fool’s Total Income service, Ron Gross, share their Foolish take on when to sell a stock. Filmed in front of a live FoolFest audience.

Slack: Where work happens. Go to slack.com to learn more.

Aug 14 2018

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Rank #15: 5 More Reasons to Sell a Stock – It’s Not Me, It’s You

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We’re back with 5 more reasons to break up with an investment thanks to the help of Motley Fool Analyst Jason Moser. We’ll also answer your question about selling stocks to buy a new house and learn 3 money lessons from Elizabeth Taylor. Thanks to Harry’s for supporting the show.

Get your Free Trial Set – go to Harrys.com/fool

Nov 14 2017

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Rank #16: A Westerner’s Guide to China

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We’re joined by Motley Fool Analyst Ben Ra to discuss how China’s history influences its mindset on capitalism and business.

Thanks to Audible for supporting The Motley Fool Podcasts. For a limited time, get 3 months of Audible for $6.95 a month at audible.com/FOOL or text FOOL to 500500.

Nov 19 2019

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Rank #17: What’s the Big Deal with Bitcoin?

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Everywhere we turn people are talking about Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. Maybe it’s because Bitcoin has increased in value by over 400% this year alone. So what is a cryptocurrency anyway? How does it work? And are we missing the boat by not investing it in?

Nov 21 2017

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Rank #18: Foolish Guide to Having Kids

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We assume you already know how to make a baby (special hugs!), but do you know how to support one financially? For the second in our series that tackles major life events, Dan Messeca, a planner with Motley Fool Wealth Management, offers up advice on the money moves you should make and pitfalls to avoid when having kids.

Mar 12 2019

44mins

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Rank #19: FoolFest: 25 Years of Foolishness with Tom and David

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It’s time to take our annual trip out to FoolFest where you can listen in to the best parts of the conference without leaving the comforts of home. To celebrate our 25th anniversary of The Motley Fool, it’s an all-founder episode with Tom and David Gardner.

Thanks to LinkedIn for supporting The Motley Fool.  Go to https://www.linkedin.com/fool and get a $50 credit toward your first job post.

Jul 24 2018

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Rank #20: More Organized in 2018: Advice from Extreme Cleaning Expert Matt Paxton

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Here's to being more organized in 2018 with advice from Matt Paxton, extreme cleaning expert from A&E's show Hoarders! We'll also answer your question about figuring out how much money you'll need in retirement.

Jan 02 2018

30mins

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