Should you be buying a real or an artificial Christmas tree? Clark goes through the pros and cons to the environment and to your wallet; Social security wait times are outrageous; Vanguard has cut the minimum amount for you to be able to invest in its lower fee Admiral funds. Great news!
Janet Yellen's nomination to lead the Federal Reserve makes history. And Greg McBride of Bankrate.com says that doesn't matter.
The renewed volatility on Wall Street has many wondering whether the worst of the pullback is over, or if tough times are just beginning. In this week's podcast, the MoneyBeat crew dissects the big moves in stocks, bonds and oil and offers predictions for what's in store for the rest of the year.