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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.

    May [We All Stay Healthy] Mailbag

    May [We All Stay Healthy] Mailbag

    Motley Fool Contributor Dan Caplinger joins us to answer your questions about the backdoor Roth IRA, navigating the new RMD rules, tax gain harvesting and more.

    • 48 min
    College After Coronavirus

    College After Coronavirus

    How has the college experience changed and what could it look like going forward? Bro explains how, for the near term, it will be more solo and less solo cups. However, In the long run, we might see much-needed disruption in higher education (for the better).

    • 31 min
    Which Companies Won’t Survive the Pandemic

    Which Companies Won’t Survive the Pandemic

    With the help of Motley Fool Contributor Dan Kline, we’ll talk about which companies are least likely to survive the financial fallout from the coronavirus pandemic. 
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    • 38 min
    Moms Deserve a Little Financial Self Care

    Moms Deserve a Little Financial Self Care

    This week we're joined by Chelsea Brennan, founder of the Smart Money Mamas blog, on how handling your money can be the ultimate form of self care and bro delivers the highlights from the Berkshire Hathaway shareholders meeting.

    • 35 min
    April Mailbag: Backdoor Roth, Dividend Aristocrats, and How to Write a Song

    April Mailbag: Backdoor Roth, Dividend Aristocrats, and How to Write a Song

    This month we’re answering your questions about the wash sale rule, preferred stock, retirement accounts for the self-employed, and more with the help of Motley Fool Contributor Asit Sharma.

    • 55 min
    Financial Help: Where to Get It. How to Give it.

    Financial Help: Where to Get It. How to Give it.

    Dann Albright from The Ascent joins us to share the many places you can receive or give financial relief during the coronavirus crisis.  Learn more at mot.ly/covidhelp

    • 31 min

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I’m grew up in Bartlesville OK too Allison!! We should have been friends :)

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Most financial podcasts are so dry and boring. They’re un listenable. Not this one. Great hosts, good info actually entertaining. I never miss one.
Allison is the best. .And that other guy..... he’s good too.

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