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How To Get Results With Customer Service Problems

10/19/2018
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- Trey is having a problem with AT&T after spending hours with them on the phone. He asks for Scott's tips on getting the problem fixed. - Michael went from living paycheck-to-paycheck to a net worth of $375k! - Is audit protection worth the cost? - How to use credit card points for FREE travel. - More on HSAs and how to use them to save you money. Listener questions: - Paul is using his credit cards too often and is reluctant to cut them up. - JT's wife is a 1099 contractor and he...

Duration:00:39:44

The Best Place To Invest Right Now

10/18/2018
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- How an emergency fund can save you money over the long run. - Moving abroad to get out of debt and get ahead - Is a 401(k) the best place to put my money (No) Listener questions: - How to market a food product (Rachel Ray) - Using Acorns as opportunity fund (Walter) - Roboadvisors vs. three-fund portfolios (KC) - Worried about paying back a bank loan because things keep going wrong (Betta) - I'm tired of being a poor graduate student (Alexis) - Buying a townhouse while using...

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Save Money On Christmas This Year

10/16/2018
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- What are some tips you can use to save $1,000 on Christmas this year? - Can you make $3,000 before 9 AM? The perils of day trading. - What types of scams could you fall for? - The most valuable lesson learned at an early age (Matt) Listener questions: - Is an IRA Rollover or Fidelity Go a better choice (Nala, Maryland) - Should I rent out my house or sell it (Heather) - I can't save for retirement right now (Jamie) - What are the keys to success (Peter) - How much life insurance...

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How To Pay Less In Taxes Over Your Lifetime

10/12/2018
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- It's tough to see your hard earned money go towards taxes, but with some planning you can pay less - A LOT LESS. - Why did the stock market drop? - Going through a divorce with kids and stressed out about money? A listener has some very valuable advice for you. - Petra is debt free! Hear her inspiring story. - What is the point of having money? From Jay Leno. Listener questions: - How to budget and make sure the kids have everything they need (Nicollete) - Should you rent out a...

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10 Financial Warning Signs To Be Aware Of

10/11/2018
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- Why do many people end up broke? Often it's because they never see the warning signs coming. Breaking the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle and moving along the path to building wealth involves knowing when you're facing a financial cliff and getting help to keep from falling off. - Where are the jobs in this economy if you aren't earning enough? Katie reports from an economic forecasting seminar she attended recently. - Does your choice of college for an MBA matter? - An inspirational story...

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A Proven Flexible Plan For Your Financial Freedom

10/9/2018
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- As you soon realize everyone improvises with the plans they follow, guilt, disappointment, and feeling bad about yourself goes away. - Drew Brees was written off as too short to play in the NFL but just became the player who throw the most yards in NFL history. - Jobs on Craigslist that pay $75k/year with benefits! Listener questions: - Are Roth 401(k)s taxed by an employer? (Manuel, Florida) - Funding college and retirement while going through a divorce and making $11/hour (Julie) -...

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473 3 Ways To Stop Worrying About Money

10/5/2018
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- Three things you must do to build wealth at any stage and any age. - Be aware of what others say you can afford and you'll be much better off. - Scott rants on people that can't find time for priceless information. - Holly is now debt free! Listener questions: - Valene and her husband are in their 50's, make $65,000 a year and want advice on the priorities of paying down a mortgage vs. saving for retirement. - Anthony switches to a discount broker. - Rebecca is upside down on a loan...

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472 How To Turn a Spender Into a Saver

10/4/2018
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- The reason why spenders spend and savers save, and how you can go from being a spender to a saver. - The amazing story of A. and how she paid off her student loans. - Now is the time to get a deal on a used motorcycle. - Are you keeping up with the Jones' lunch box? Watch out! Listener questions: - Jesse is 30-years-old and in great financial shape, but doesn't know where to put his extra money since he doesn't want a house. - Janet got scammed out of $76,000 and needs to make the...

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471: Make An Extra $50,000

10/2/2018
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- One listener increased his income by $55,000 over the past year. Scott shares how people can make a lot more money over their careers by negotiating for a raise. - Dolores (FL) has some inspiring words for those people making excuses about their situation. Listener questions: - Matt (Missouri) wants to save interest by paying off student loans earlier in the month. - Elvis is looking for guidance on breaking the paycheck-to-paycheck cycle. - Felix is 35-years-old and taking out 401(k)...

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470 What Do Your Shoes Say About You?

9/28/2018
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- Scott rants on the $500 Neiman Marcus shoes that have duct tape on them. Listener questions: - Andrew (Fairbanks, AK) asks if he should pay $1,800 for an extended car warranty. - Steven is making less pay at a new job and wonders if he should cash out his 401(k) to start his own business. - Laken is a single mom and getting no child support. She needs help with her spending plan. - Nicole (Louisiana) is paying $800/month in car insurance for the family and is struggling to get all the...

Duration:00:39:44

469 What Happened When She Quit Credit Cards

9/27/2018
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- Quitting credit cards when you're in debt and have no emergency cash sounds impossible. Here is what you need to be aware of. - Kel is IN THE BAND! $35,000 in debt paid off and now debt-free. - The reality of debt in America and how you can be on the good side of being in debt forever. Listener questions: - Carey (Boston, MA) has a 12-year-old and asks what happens to a 529 college savings plan if her son doesn't use it. - Ken (Louisville, KY) has a son living at home because he can't...

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468: Do This To Get To The Next Level

9/25/2018
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- A chance encounter leads to some amazing life lessons. - Lora is debt free (and with a better credit score than Scott)! - Resources you can use to deal with customer no service. Listener questions: - William asks about travel reward cards and if its better to use them to book trips or get credit back after the trip. - Jessica's husband is in jail and he was the sole income earner. She is in a bind. - Andrew wants to put more money in a bank account than FDIC insurance covers. Is it a...

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467 Four Things To Get You To $1M In Your 401(k)

9/21/2018
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- How many 401(k) millionaires are there? You'd be surprised (Scott will tell you). Find out the four things you can do to become one too. - Scott rants on a new investing book which takes a quote out of context on the first page of the book! Listener questions: - Alexis is trying to share with her husband why a used car can be good for the family, and keep their kids safe. - Gandolf has a question on an article he read about credit freezes. - Adam is 44 and asks if he is on track for...

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466 Ask This Question Always To Be Smart With Your Money

9/20/2018
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- Starr's kids often ask for money advice. Here's where you should turn before making big decisions that could come back to haunt you. - The best and worst places to live to become a millionaire. Good grief, the editors don't even know where Hawaii is. - StarLord is stuck at home but stress free because of his family's financial independence. An inspirational story to every listener. Listener questions: - Davis asks Scott's thoughts on if you should have $1M before buying a new car. -...

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465: What To Do If You Have a Huge Problem Eating Out

9/18/2018
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- Food is one of your biggest expenses, so how do you keep from overspending on eating out and for groceries? Scott has the answer. - Every Well, a possible solution if you're sick and tired of being sick and tired. Listener questions: - Ron (YouTube) confirms the last 10 years have been a great time to be in the market. - Roberta (Stockton, GA) has an issue with her husband not being equal with the budget. - Crystal (Hot Springs, AK) asks for a good home insurance company and what kind...

Duration:00:39:44

464 Learning To Grow Money While You Don't Have Any

9/17/2018
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- Scott rants on bad journalists who are only telling half the story. Watch your money! - Things to consider when starting a business. Listener questions: - Heather (St. Paul MN) asks if the debt snowball or debt avalanche is better. - David (SoCal) has some stock options he wonders if he should keep. - DeShawna (Hartford, CT) is a bride on a budget and asks what is reasonable to spend on a wedding. - Roger wants tips on getting his wife on board with the early retirement...

Duration:00:39:44

463 Do You Know The Best Time To Start Investing?

9/14/2018
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- Fear keeps people from doing a lot of things, but for everyone who has been afraid to invest you'll want to hear the stories of the people who overcame their fear and built great wealth over the past ten years. - Scott rants on a Billionaire giving out fantastical advice about the future. Listener questions: - Mandy (London, UK) has $40,000 (UK) in debt and wants help with how to pay it off. - Anwar (South Africa) is 31-years-old and needs some help educating himself on getting out of...

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462 Best Practices For Prioritizing Your Busy Life

9/12/2018
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- There is a huge difference in how much someone 'makes' vs. how much they take home and have in the bank. When you can identify the difference you can avoid some clever marketing tricks. - A new side gig pays $7,500 for 3 days of work. You won't believe what it is. Listener questions: - April (Florida) is having problems binging on buying stuff and breaking her spending plan. - Angel and her husband ask for techniques they can use to get out of debt quicker. - Justin asks about day...

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461 What To Do When You're Bad At Money

9/10/2018
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- Everyone is bad at money at some time or another in their life, right? Scott shares the first step in figuring out how to improve any situation you are in. Listener questions: - Aida (California) asks about borrowing from a 401(k) to pay off debt. - Juan is a 24-year-old college student with $1,000 to invest. - Grace is 31 and feels like a big failure. Scott tries to convince her she is not. Also mentioned on the show: - Red alert warning - fake check scams have cost people $25...

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460 Don't Get Run Over By Your Decisions

9/7/2018
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- Scott's neighbor Bob used to step out in front of speeding cars to get them to slow down. The result might surprise you. - DaMama will inspire you to take things one small step at a time, if that's all you can do for now. - Theranos is DRT - Dead Right There. Lessons learned from this giant investment scam. Listener questions: - JB (Charlotte, NC) asks about the high fees in his target date fund and wants to know if there is a better option. - David (Seattle, WA) is age 68 and asks...

Duration:00:39:44