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Jan 28, 2021

This morning, almost every major brokerage halted trading on the most volatile stocks, including GameStop, BlackBerry, Bed Bath & Beyond, Nokia, and AMC Theaters.

We're in a situation where major trading platforms are blocking retail investors - us - from placing trades, while allowing hedge funds and institutional...

Jan 28, 2021

If you blinked, you missed the biggest stock market story since the crash of March 2020. It’s a story that led GameStop, a brick-and-mortar company that sells *physical* video games (remember when games came on 5.25-inch floppy disks?), to skyrocket its share price by 700 percent in two weeks.

It’s a story of short...

Jan 25, 2021

#297: George is torn between paying down his student loan debt (which he deferred) or buying a househack. Which is better for his long-term goal of reaching financial independence?

Mario is curious to know: is his two-fund portfolio at a 90/10 split is a good asset allocation for his Roth IRA?

Hanan wants to figure out...

Jan 20, 2021

#296: There’s a lot happening in the market. The Dow is at a new high, there are runaway stocks causing irrational exuberance, and yet, unemployment claims are on the rise.

How can this be?

To make sense of this, we discuss how improving judgment and using mental models can protect us against risks and...

Jan 12, 2021

#295: How well do you know yourself and the reasons why you manage money in the way that you do? You might not know at all, or you might have some degree of understanding, but digging into your money story can shed insight on your behaviors with money today.

Rachel Cruze, four-time bestselling author and daughter of...