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Alison Southwick

Alison Southwick

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Recent articles

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Morgan Housel on Wealth, Greed, and Happiness

The secret to investing is not in the skills but the patience you have.


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Morgan Housel Talks GameStop, Bezos, and More

Why the gamification of the stock market is dangerous and how the GameStop story hurt investor confidence.


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"New York Times" Columnist Ron Lieber Discusses His Latest Book, "The Price You Pay for College"

How to deal with saving for and preparing for your children's education.


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When Should I Sell a Stock?

An other listener questions.


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Investing Advice as We Start a New Year

More about the year that was and the year that lies ahead.

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How to Make 2021 Your Best Financial Year Ever

It's not too late to think about financial resolutions and ways to make the most of your money this year.


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Healthy Living for Fun and Profit

Why health and wealth are strongly dependent on each other.


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You've Got Personal Finance Questions. We've Got Answers.

2020 is almost over, but not before our final mailbag of the year.


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Tech Stocks 2020 in Review

Gain insights on the tech sector's performance this year and explore future possibilities.


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Year-End Financial Tips

And a look at the energy industry.

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"If You Don't Have an Estate Plan, Please, Just Get It Done."

In a year of loss, this advice strikes a chord.


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Your Personal Finance Questions, Answered

Discover how you can better utilize your savings instead of keeping them in the bank with almost no interest.


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How Did People Use Their Stimulus Money?

What are Americans doing with money during the pandemic?


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Is Financial Therapy for You?

Understanding how people view money differently.


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Portfolio Allocation Strategies and Tools You Can Use

You don't have to stick with an index fund.

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7 Steps to Maximize Your 401(k)

Discover how you can evaluate and maximize the return on your 401(k) plans.


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How to Make an IPO

Discover what determines the share price and what to watch when buying an IPO.


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How to Decide Between an HSA and an FSA

Which account is better suited to take care of your medical expenses? Learn the pros and cons.


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How COVID Has Impacted Unemployment in the U.S.

Who has been the hardest hit by COVID and is the worst behind us?


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Why Retirement Planning Matters

Discover various retirement instruments and how they work, along with what kinds of expenses and income you can expect.