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WSJ Your Money Briefing

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Your must-listen for valuable money and market stories from The Wall Street Journal. Each weekday our journalists from Heard on the Street, the Intelligent Investor and other popular features share insights on investing, markets, taxes and retirement planning.

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Your must-listen for valuable money and market stories from The Wall Street Journal. Each weekday our journalists from Heard on the Street, the Intelligent Investor and other popular features share insights on investing, markets, taxes and retirement planning.

iTunes Ratings

815 Ratings
Average Ratings
451
164
66
50
84

Pretty good

By GUCCI POODLE - Nov 28 2019
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Decent show but covers basic personal finance topics sometimes that are nothing new

Good information overshadowed by adds.

By 37th try - Nov 27 2019
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Far to many adds for such a short program. Content is otherwise well presented.

iTunes Ratings

815 Ratings
Average Ratings
451
164
66
50
84

Pretty good

By GUCCI POODLE - Nov 28 2019
Read more
Decent show but covers basic personal finance topics sometimes that are nothing new

Good information overshadowed by adds.

By 37th try - Nov 27 2019
Read more
Far to many adds for such a short program. Content is otherwise well presented.
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WSJ Your Money Briefing

Latest release on Jul 10, 2020

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Your must-listen for valuable money and market stories from The Wall Street Journal. Each weekday our journalists from Heard on the Street, the Intelligent Investor and other popular features share insights on investing, markets, taxes and retirement planning.

Which Jobs Are Recovering the Fastest?

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A decade's worth of employment gains were wiped out by the rapid spread of the pandemic. Reporter Eric Morath discusses which sectors and demographic groups were hit the hardest, and which are enjoying the quickest recovery. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jul 10 2020

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Payday Loans Get a Bit Easier to Obtain

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The Trump administration's rollback of limits on payday lenders is being welcomed by banks but decried by consumer advocates. Reporter Yuka Hayashi discusses the change and what it could mean for the payday-lending industry. Charlie Turner hosts.

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Jul 09 2020

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New Rules, Later Deadline for Small-Business Loan Program

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Congress has extended the deadline to Aug. 8 for small businesses hit by the pandemic to apply for forgivable loans. Our Peter Rudegeair talks about the latest changes to the Paycheck Protection Program. Charlie Turner hosts.

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Jul 08 2020

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States Tackle Retirement-Savings Gap

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Millions of workers in the U.S. don't have a plan to set aside money for retirement, but some states are trying to fix that. WSJ contributor Bailey McCann discusses the different approaches states are taking. Charlie Turner hosts.

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Jul 07 2020

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Streaming TV Services Aren't Such a Bargain Anymore

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Consumers who cut the cable-TV cord for cheaper services offering TV over the internet are facing costs not far below traditional pay-TV packages. Reporter Drew FitzGerald explains why. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jul 06 2020

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Want to Get a Lower College Tuition? Try Asking.

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Colleges and universities are increasingly willing to negotiate discounts for tuition and room-and-board expenses in hopes of getting maximum payment from a student without driving them away to a rival campus. Reporter Josh Mitchell explains. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jul 02 2020

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After Strong Quarter, Where Is Wall Street Headed Next?

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U.S. stock markets rebounded in the second quarter, and Federated Hermes International CEO Saker Nusseibeh looks ahead to the next three months. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jul 01 2020

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Ahead of Small Business Loan Deadline, $134 Billion Remains

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On the last day that small businesses can apply for rescue funds under the Paycheck Protection Program, reporter Yuka Hayashi explains why some are passing it up, and where the leftover money could be spent. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 30 2020

6mins

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Credit 'Blind Spot' Can Affect Consumers' Ability to Borrow

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Lenders are having a difficult time determining consumers' risk profiles because missed payments allowed under the government's stimulus package aren't factored into credit scores. Reporter AnnaMaria Andriotis explains. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 29 2020

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Is Your Tax Refund Late? IRS Will Pay You Interest.

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Taxpayers who have a refund due from the IRS this year will also receive a separate interest payment. Wall Street Journal tax reporter Richard Rubin explains why. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 26 2020

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Private Equity Could Be Coming to Your 401(k) Program

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The Labor Department recently gave the green light for private-equity funds to be included as 401(k) investment options. Reporter Anne Tergesen explains the risks and how likely 401(k) administrators are to add them to retirement plans. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 25 2020

8mins

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Should You Cancel Your Travel Credit Cards During the Pandemic?

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Travel credit cards have tweaked their rewards to better serve consumers who have put travel on hold during the pandemic. "Middle Seat" columnist Scott McCartney discusses cardholders' options, including whether they should consider switching credit cards. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 24 2020

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Job Interviews From Your Car: Recruiters Hold Curbside Meetings

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To strike a balance between meeting job candidates face-to-face and the need for social distancing, some recruiters are holding job interviews as candidates sit in their car. Reporter James Areddy discusses the challenges of staffing up during a pandemic. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 23 2020

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Credit Card Use Deepens Divide Between Consumer Groups

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Small businesses and lower-income consumers often feel more financial pain as people move away from cash when making purchases. Reporter Harriet Torry explains. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 22 2020

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Deferred Loan Payments: When Will Lenders Say 'Pay Up'?

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Americans have skipped payments on more than 100 million student loans, auto loans and other forms of debt since the coronavirus hit the U.S. Reporter AnnaMaria Andriotis discusses how long lenders are likely to allow missed payments by borrowers. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 19 2020

9mins

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Salary History Ban Benefits Women, African-Americans

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A new study on laws banning employers from asking job applicants about their salary history shows outsize benefits for African-Americans and women. Reporter Amara Omeokwe explains. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 18 2020

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SBA Sued Over Rule Excluding Felons From Loan Program

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Civil-rights groups sued the Small Business Administration over a rule that excludes business owners with felony convictions from accessing Paycheck Protection Program funds. Reporter Yuka Hayashi explains. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 17 2020

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Vanguard Aims to Attract Younger Investors With New Robo Service

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Vanguard Group, which administers more than 1,500 401(k) plans, will roll out a new automated investment service geared toward younger investors in need of financial assistance. Wall Street Journal retirement reporter Anne Tergesen reports. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 16 2020

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Rush of Refund Requests Slows Cash Flow to Consumers

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As more people request refunds for things purchased before the pandemic, payment processors are forced to curb the flow of money to businesses and in turn to customers. Reporter Peter Rudegeair explains. J.R. Whalen hosts.

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Jun 15 2020

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Unemployment Benefits Feature in Debate Over New Stimulus Bill

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As Congress debates a new stimulus package, high on the list of considerations is whether to reduce unemployment benefits to incentivize people to return to work. Wall Street Journal reporter Kate Davidson explains.

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Jun 12 2020

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iTunes Ratings

815 Ratings
Average Ratings
451
164
66
50
84

Pretty good

By GUCCI POODLE - Nov 28 2019
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Decent show but covers basic personal finance topics sometimes that are nothing new

Good information overshadowed by adds.

By 37th try - Nov 27 2019
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Far to many adds for such a short program. Content is otherwise well presented.