personal finance

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Study finds many US adults lack basic personal finance skills

When it comes to managing our personal finances, many Americans are falling short and lack basic money-management skills. “The bad news is that many people are missing a solid personal finance foundation, but there is […]


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US household wealth reaches record high $77.3T

WASHINGTON (AP) — Americans’ wealth reached an all-time this summer, buoyed by record-setting stock prices and a healthy recovery in home values. The Federal Reserve says to U.S. net worth, a measure of household wealth, […]


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US regains wealth from recession, but not equally

WASHINGTON (AP) — America as a whole has regained all the household wealth it lost to the Great Recession and then some, thanks to higher stock and home prices. The average household still has a […]



Tips to fix your credit

Here is some advice from Jewlie Angle, a finance specialist at Tucceri Associates, to help you fix your credit:



Is a four-year degree really worth it?

Is a four-year degree really worth it? Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Liz Weston, the author of “The Ten Commandments of Money” and the most widely-read personal finance columnist on the Internet. Click to listen.


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Where US economy has, and hasn’t, yet recovered

WASHINGTON (AP) — From household wealth to spending at stores, many of the U.S. economy’s vital signs have recovered from the damage done by the Great Recession.


Day 4 of Tax Week – DIY

It’s tax time and it seems like the rules are more complicated than ever. That’s why Money 101 with Bob McCormick wants to be your tax resource. You worked hard for your money so we’ll […]


Information you need on Money 101

We have the news you need to help with your finances. Click here to see today’s topics on Money 101 with Bob McCormick.


Money 101 guest info, October 15

Sandy Jolley Specialties: Reverse mortgages Phone: (805) 402-3066 Email: Website: Kris Miller Specialties: Estate planning Phone: (951) 926-4158 Email:


'Last Will and Embezzlement' (video)

Elder rights advocate Sandy Jolley joined Bob McCormick on Money 101, as part of “Fight For Your Right to Your Money” week. She is the Senior Editor for Elder Financial Terrorism and featured in a  documentary […]




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