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Merrill Perspectives Podcast

Conversations on the big stories, news and trends affecting your everyday financial life

Our experts go beyond the headlines to examine the forces that are changing our world — and how they impact our lives.

Coronavirus and the Markets

The pandemic has disrupted the economy and caused unprecedented market volatility. We take a look at what it all means for your investments and financial life.
Episode length 23:48

Welcome to the 2020s

What will life be like in the next decade? Our hosts peer into the future and find reason for optimism in the new — and often surprising — trends that could transform the markets, the economy, and our lives in the years ahead.
Episode length 26:56

Cyber Security

From our social media accounts to our medical records, much of our most personal information is available online. But who has access to it, and how can we protect ourselves from the growing threat of cyber crime? We explore the challenges and offer guidance for keeping our digital lives safe.
Episode length 23:34

Getting Schooled

The rising cost of college can make it feel more high-pressure than ever. In "Getting Schooled," our hosts examine how families can plan and prepare ahead so it doesn't feel so overwhelming, and also look at some potential alternatives to a traditional college degree.
Episode length 22:14

Women Ri$ing

Women have made enormous economic and social gains in recent years. We look at the progress they've made, where there's room for growth and how the unique financial journeys many women travel require a different approach to saving, investing and planning for the future.
Episode length 23:36

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