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Entries from August 2008

MOB #44 – Overdraft Fees, Your Health & Bankruptcy

August 27th, 2008 · podcasts

Gas Price Update: $3.999 – That’s the last gas price update for awhile, unless we see a huge shift in the coming weeks. This week we hit three main topics. First we discuss an article from money.cnn.com about the rise in overdraft fees. We talk about what they are, ways to mitigate their costs and […]

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MOB #43 – Foreign Economic Slowdowns & College Loans

August 20th, 2008 · podcasts

Gas Price Update: $4.049 This week on Millionaire or Bust we start off by discussing a few news stories. First we mention how the mortgage giants Freddie Mac & Fannie Mae are in trouble. There is currently a debate on whether they might be nationalized. We also mention how the dollar has gained value lately […]

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MOB #42 – iPhone, State of the Economy, & What You Can Do

August 13th, 2008 · podcasts

Gas Price Update: 4.159 First, we talk about David’s new iPhone, why he bought it and why financially it was a good choice for him. After that round of justifications, albeit rational ones, we delve into the current state of the economy.

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MOB #41 – Lotteries, Savings & Congressional Credit Card Bills

August 6th, 2008 · podcasts

Gas Price Update: $4.179 In today’s show we first discuss how much the average person spends on lottery tickets according to a study by Peter Tufano, et al. This is taken from an article from Money Magazine. This horrifyingly huge number led us to check out the current personal savings rate in the United States […]

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