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In Washington this week, the US Senate voted to kill a rule adopted by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau that allowed Americans to join class-action lawsuits against financial institutions such as banks and credit card companies. Richard Cordray, CFPB director and former Ohio Attorney General, called the vote "a giant setback for every consumer in the country."

Today, we look at the future of the CFPB under the Trump administration's deregulation agenda.

Developing Personal Finance Skills

Sep 15, 2017
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Join us today for a look at saving, retirement and money management with one of the nation's leading experts on personal finance. Get answers on how to navigate confusing retirement policies and insights on smart spending.

Developing Personal Finance Skills

Sep 14, 2017
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Join us today for a look at saving, retirement and money management with one of the nation's leading experts on personal finance. Get answers on how to navigate confusing retirement policies and insights on smart spending.

Debbie Holmes

Credit scores are all-important.  That number determines whether we can buy a car or house, and what we'll pay in interest.  For low income people, raising a credit score can be a challenge.  A new program aims to help people raise their scores and then keep them high. 

Collaborative Divorce and Mediation

Jan 1, 2016
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Divorce can be a tiresome, ugly battle over finances and custody. It doesn't have to be. Some couples are choosing to save money and heartache through "collaborative divorce", where attorneys and couples meet as a team to plan the best future apart.

Collaborative Divorce and Mediation

Jul 9, 2015
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Divorce can be a tiresome, ugly battle over finances and custody. It doesn't have to be. Some couples are choosing to save money and heartache through "collaborative divorce", where attorneys and couples meet as a team to plan the best future apart.

10:00 Even if you're not one of the 800,000 furloughed federal employees, the government shutdown hasn't exactly inspired confidence in our financial futures. On this hour of All Sides, we'll be joined by financial expert Jonathan Pond. We'll learn how to spend for today, save for tomorrow, and what steps we can take to stay  financially secure in uncertain times. Guest

11:00 Do you know what your finances will look like in 10 years? Do you have questions about your investments, 401k or retirement finances? Tune in on this hour of "All Sides" as we talk to Financial Adviser Jonathon Pond about all things money. Guests: