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Entries from October 2008

MOB #55 – Financial News & Addressing Your Financial Weaknesses

October 13th, 2008 · podcasts

On this episode of Millionaire or Bust, we start off the show by discussing the news of the week, which included: Federal antitrust regulators clearing Wells Fargo’s $11.7 billion acquisition of Wachovia. The Fed dropping the fed loan rate by half a point. The U.S. announcing it is going to be buying nonvoting stakes in […]

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MOB #54 – World Financial Crisis vs. Personal Financial Crisis

October 9th, 2008 · podcasts

This episode of Millionaire or Bust is our midweek short episode. I mention the economic crisis we are in right now, but decided that looking into whether or not we each have our own personal financial crisis was more important.

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MOB #53 – Financial Bailout, Wachovia Bank & Personal Finance Fundamentals

October 6th, 2008 · podcasts

On this episode of Millionaire or Bust, we start off the show by discussing the biggest news of the week, the Congressional approval of the government’s $700 billion financial rescue plan Friday. We talk about what the bailout entails, including extra tax breaks for some businesses and the raising of the FDIC limits from $100,000 […]

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MOB #52 – Bailout Proposal, Bank Purchases & Market Implosion

October 2nd, 2008 · podcasts

This episode of Millionaire or Bust is our midweek short episode. I cover the status of the United States government’s bailout proposal, the purchase or nationalization of several banks world-wide and the market implosion on Monday.

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