Wall Street Journal What's News
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||Stocks Close Out 2014 On A Soft Note||Mortgage rates remain at a 19 month low, Jobless claims rose last week, Southwest Airlines and Electronic Arts were two winners of 2014 and Hasbro replaces a Play-Doh toy. Jen Ursillo has these stories and more.||12/31/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Pending Home Sales Rise||Jobless claims increased by 17,000 last week; Landlords did better than renters this year; The number of homes under contract was higher last month; Mike Weinstein has those stories and more.||12/31/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||A Longer Unemployment Line||The number of first time jobless claims rose last week; Trading volume is light again today; Mortgage interest rates rose slightly last week; Mike Weinstein has those stories and more.||12/31/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Stocks Higher Early On Low Volume||WSJ's Tyrone Johnson talks about the opening of the stock market with Tim Courtney, chief investment officer for Exencial Wealth Advisors.||12/31/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Weekly Jobless Claims Rise 17,000||WSJ's Tyrone Johnson discusses the latest jobless claims numbers with Mark Vitner, senior economist for Wells Fargo.||12/31/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||The Tech Trends of 2015||Geoffrey Fowler gives a preview of what to look for in the tech world for 2015 with WSJ's Tyrone Johnson.||12/31/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Credit Minute - Getting Debt-Free Before Marriage||Credit.com's Adam Levin reviews some ways you can get debt-free before you get married.||12/30/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Let's Talk Arts talks NYC Jazz & D'Angelo||Let's Talk Arts interviews jazz artist Bria Skonberg regarding Winter Jazz Fest; plus analysis of "Black Messiah" by D'Angelo and The Vanguard.||12/30/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Light Trading Ahead Of The New Year Holiday||Consumer confidence rebounded in December, Home prices rose in October, Microsoft is working on a new web browser and White Castle now caters to vegetarians. Jen Ursillo has these stories and more.||12/30/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
||Enrollment Numbers For Obamacare||Some sign-up numbers are in for this year's open enrollment period for Obamacare; Microsoft is working on something new; Ford and AccuWeather team up; Mike Weinstein has those stories and more.||12/30/2014||Free||View In iTunes|
One of my daily must-listens
This podcast is a must-listen for me every morning, and along with the Gray Lady's "front page" podcast, provides a short, to-the-point summary of "what's news" in today's paper, first-thing in the morning. The narrators are good, although they sometimes speak a little to fast. But I'd recommend it to anyone who considers themselves a "news junkie."
Marlo and her cupcakes ?
I've been listening to Marlo's ludicrous cupcake story six times a day for weeks now. Haven't you got any other ads ? It's bad enough that you have a four minute podcast with two one minute ads. Do they both have to be the repetitive yet touching Horatio Alger story of Marlo Scott and her brave use of credit to bring cupcakes to the hungry masses ? Show us some mercy and rotate your ads !
Loved this Podcast for the longest time....but for a 2-3 minute Podcast to put in two ad's (same exact ones) has become increasingly annoying! I'm debating on whether or not to unsubscribe.
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