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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.

    July Mailbag of Moser

    July Mailbag of Moser

    Motley Fool Senior Analyst Jason Moser joins us to answer your burning questions about STOCKS! Including dividend stocks, spicy stocks, stocks about to be acquired, and the completely-not-scientific-but-still-handy Gardner-Kretzmann Continuum (and more!)

    • 47 min
    Travel Hack Your Way to a Cheaper Vacation ...

    Travel Hack Your Way to a Cheaper Vacation ...

    ...And then send us a postcard! Dan Miller, founder of the Points With a Crew blog, joins us to talk about travel hacking and how you can cut vacation costs by maximizing your credit card points.

    • 34 min
    Think You’re Too Smart to be Scammed? Think Again.

    Think You’re Too Smart to be Scammed? Think Again.

    Ron Lieber with the New York Times is back to talk about some of the most common scams in current circulation and why younger people are more susceptible to falling for them.

    • 35 min
    Life Insurance for Fun and Profit

    Life Insurance for Fun and Profit

    Okay, we’re kidding about the fun part. But Joe Perna with Motley Fool Wealth Management joins us to talk about everything you’d want to know about life insurance including who needs it, how much, what kind, possible tax benefits, and more.

    • 44 min
    June “But It’s a Dry Heat” Mailbag

    June “But It’s a Dry Heat” Mailbag

    Jenn Thomas with Motley Fool Wealth Management joins us to answer your questions on how much you need to live that sweet FIRE life, building up (and where to stash) your emergency fund, whether tis nobler to invest or pay off student debt or your mortgage, and much more.

    • 44 min
    When and How to Get Financial Advice

    When and How to Get Financial Advice

    How can you find a professional who works on your terms, and at a reasonable price? Sean Gates of Motley Fool Wealth Management joins us to discus the choices.

    • 37 min

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770 Ratings

770 Ratings

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Allison and Bro are fantastic. Concise information, well presented with excellent, intelligent guests. My favorite podcast and being a road warrior, all I listen to are podcasts.

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Great knowledge and witty banter

Love the show! Alison and Bro have great chemistry and keep me entertained while sharing helpful knowledge and advice.

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