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A street sign for Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Stocks slip, pulling Dow back near 17,000

NEW YORK (AP) — After pushing stocks to records last week, investors turned cautious on Monday ahead of a batch of corporate earnings reports. The Dow Jones industrial average ended almost 50 points lower after [...]

07/07/2014

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Clearing up the confusion between a will and a trust

Money 101 with Bob McCormick gives you the information you can use to help you with your personal finances: Make more money, save money and when it’s time to spend it, how to get the [...]

07/07/2014

Elder advocate Sandy Jolley. (Photo credit: Sandy Jolley)

Pitfalls of reverse mortgages (Audio)

Money 101 guest host Ron Kilgore talks with elder abuse advocate Sandy Jolley about the pitfalls of reverse mortgages. Sandy Jolley can be reached at (805) 402-3066.

07/03/2014

A Wall Street street sign near the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Dow tops 17,000 after strong jobs report

NEW YORK (AP) — The Dow Jones industrial average jumped above 17,000 for the first time Thursday after the government reported a surge in hiring last month that was much bigger than investors and economists [...]

07/03/2014

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Today’s show includes summertime travel tips

Money 101 with Bob McCormick gives you the information you can use to help you with your personal finances: Make more money, save money and when it’s time to spend it, how to get the [...]

07/03/2014

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On Money 101 today: Tips to protect your employee rights

Money 101 with Bob McCormick gives you the information you can use to help you with your personal finances: Make more money, save money and when it’s time to spend it, how to get the [...]

07/02/2014

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Should you be concerned about the GM recalls?

Money 101 with Bob McCormick gives you the information you can use to help you with your personal finances: Make more money, save money and when it’s time to spend it, how to get the [...]

07/01/2014

FILE - This April 22, 2010, file photo, shows a Wall Street sign in front of the New York Stock Exchange. Global stock markets mostly inched higher Monday, June 30, 2014, as investors prepared for a busy week of economic news that will give new clues about the strength of the global recovery. Wall Street was set for a tepid session. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Stocks drift in holiday-shortened week

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks flickered between small gains and losses on Monday, keeping major indexes close to record levels, as investors assessed the latest data on housing. The stock market is set to end [...]

06/30/2014

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The 7 worst wedding gifts, and some better alternatives

Money 101 with Bob McCormick gives you the information you can use to help you with your personal finances: Make more money, save money and when it’s time to spend it, how to get the [...]

06/30/2014

FILE - In this Friday, Nov. 23, 2012 file photo, a cashier hands a customer his change and receipt during a transaction at a Sears store, in Henderson, Nev. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson, File)

Steady job growth boosts US consumer confidence

WASHINGTON (AP) — Strong job growth lifted U.S. consumer confidence this month, as Americans looked past the economy’s dismal first quarter performance. The University of Michigan said Friday that its index of consumer sentiment rose [...]

06/27/2014

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Get behind the veil of summertime wedding planning on Money 101

Money 101 with Bob McCormick gives you the information you can use to help you with your personal finances: Make more money, save money and when it’s time to spend it, how to get the [...]

06/27/2014

A sign for Wall Street outside the New York Stock Exchange, in New York. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)

Stocks move lower on Wall Street, led by banks

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are closing lower on Wall Street, with banks posting some of the biggest declines. Barclays fell after New York’s attorney general sued the British bank, saying it misled large investors [...]

06/26/2014