Wsj Your Money Briefing

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Sinopse

Your must-listen weekdays for valuable money and market stories. Our journalists from Heard on the Street, Intelligent Investor and other popular features share insights on investing, market trends, taxes, retirement strategies and much more.

Episódios

  • What’s News in Markets: Streaming Price, Spending Slumps, Meme Mania

    08/06/2024 Duração: 05min

    Why is Spotify hiking its premium price? And how are J.M. Smucker and Lululemon dealing with lower consumer spending? Plus, what’s behind the wild moves of GameStop’s stock? Host Francesca Fontana discusses the biggest stock moves of the week and the news that drove them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Why Paying in Cash Could Cost You Extra

    07/06/2024 Duração: 09min

    More customers are facing a fee when they choose to pay in cash. WSJ personal-finance reporter Oyin Adedoyin joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss how the extra charge could change the way you purchase items like popcorn at the ballpark or merch at a concert.  Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Estate Fights Can Tear Stepfamilies Apart. Here’s How to Avoid the Brawl

    06/06/2024 Duração: 08min

    It can be a challenge for blended families to properly allocate money, properties and plans after a parent dies. Personal-finance reporter Ashlea Ebeling talks to host J.R. Whalen about ways to avoid the family feuds. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • The IRS Is Expanding Its Alternative Tax-Filing Software

    05/06/2024 Duração: 09min

    After limited eligibility in its first year, the IRS is expanding its new electronic tax-filing system . WSJ reporter Richard Rubin joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss how Direct File compares to other tax software.  Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Is Cutting Your Hours the Key to Finding Work-Life Balance?

    04/06/2024 Duração: 09min

    More people are choosing to work part time to make room for family, hobbies or even side gigs. Wall Street Journal columnist Rachel Feintzeig joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Looking for a Job? Who You Know Still Matters

    03/06/2024 Duração: 10min

    Face-to-face networking has re-emerged as a valuable tool for job candidates to discuss their work experience with hiring managers. WSJ’s Callum Borchers and Lindsay Ellis join host J.R. Whalen to discuss. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • What’s News in Markets: Wrong AI, Troubled Retailers, Trump Volatility

    01/06/2024 Duração: 05min

    How did Salesforce drag down the Dow, and how did Google search miss the point? And what separated Kohl’s and Gap’s performance? Plus, how did Trump’s social-media company do after his felony conviction? Host Francesca Fontana discusses the biggest stock moves of the week and the news that drove them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • How Consumers Are Saving Money Building Their Own Streaming Bundles

    31/05/2024 Duração: 08min

    Streaming companies are offering more bundled services to retain cost-conscious viewers. Wall Street Journal reporter Dalvin Brown joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss how many viewers have found ways to save money by creating their own bundles. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Can Money Buy Happiness? Not as Much as You Think

    30/05/2024 Duração: 09min

    Research has shown that while more money can lead to more happiness, the choices it affords you are more significant than what money can buy. Wall Street Journal personal finance reporter Joe Pinsker joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Why Living ‘Happily Ever After’ Hits Different for Gen Z

    29/05/2024 Duração: 13min

    For many in Gen Z, the path to accumulating wealth and achieving financial security differs significantly from previous generations. Wall Street Journal markets reporter Gunjan Banerji spoke with Vivian Tu, CEO of Your Rich BFF, at this month’s Future of Everything festival. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Why a $50,000 Salary Is Critical for Public-University Graduates

    28/05/2024 Duração: 08min

    New research from Strada Education Foundation shows that public-university graduates need to earn at least $50,000 a year in their first decade off-campus to make their degree worthwhile. Wall Street Journal reporter Alyssa Lukpat joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss.   Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • What’s News in Markets: Dimon’s Day, Target Missed, Ticket Lawsuit

    25/05/2024 Duração: 05min

    What did CEO Jamie Dimon mean about the price of JPMorgan’s stock? And what is Target doing about its sales? Plus, why is the DOJ going after Live Nation? Host Francesca Fontana discusses the biggest stock moves of the week and the news that drove them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • The U.S. Dollar Is Giving Some Travelers More Spending Power

    24/05/2024 Duração: 07min

    The U.S. dollar is at its highest value against foreign currencies since 2002. WSJ reporter Katherine Hamilton joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss why that has caused some travelers to book trips to Asia, Latin America and Eastern Europe. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Is 5-to-9 the New 9-to-5?

    23/05/2024 Duração: 08min

    To get a jump on the workday and their co-workers, many professionals are putting in four hours of work before the standard eight-hour time shift. Wall Street Journal “On the Clock” columnist Callum Borchers joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • How a Financial Therapist Can Ease Your Money Worries

    22/05/2024 Duração: 07min

    Americans hoping to break bad habits and improve the way they feel about money are booking sessions with financial therapists. Wall Street Journal contributor Joann S. Lublin joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Loans From Relatives Can Get Awkward. There’s an App for That.

    21/05/2024 Duração: 09min

    Cash-strapped family members who want to ask relatives for a loan can use apps and websites that can help manage payment schedules and reduce costs. Wall Street Journal reporter Dalvin Brown joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • Getting a Refund From Airlines Will Be Easier Under New Rules

    20/05/2024 Duração: 09min

    New government rules, which take effect in October, will simplify the process of being refunded for canceled or delayed flights. Wall Street Journal “Carry On” columnist Dawn Gilbertson joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss.  Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.   Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • What if You Can No Longer Live in Your Home? You Have Options

    19/05/2024 Duração: 13min

    After buying your home, sustaining homeownership can be financially overwhelming as renovations and ongoing maintenance, on top of monthly mortgage payments, put pressure on personal finances. In the final installment of Your Money Briefing’s series “Buying a Home and Keeping It,” we look at resources available to homeowners and pitfalls to avoid.  Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • What’s News in Markets: Dow 40K, Meme Stocks, Walmart Growing

    18/05/2024 Duração: 04min

    How did website-design platform Squarespace’s stock make big moves? And are we trading GameStop like it’s 2021? Plus, how is Walmart planning its future? Host Francesca Fontana discusses the biggest stock moves of the week and the news that drove them. Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

  • The Rising Cost of Making New Friends

    17/05/2024 Duração: 09min

    Many Americans are spending as much as 80% of their discretionary funds on socializing and making new friends, as the cost of dining and attending events often outpaces the rate of inflation. Wall Street Journal reporter Katherine Hamilton joins host J.R. Whalen to discuss. Sign up for the WSJ's free Markets A.M. newsletter.  Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices