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Financial Decoder

Financial Decoder

Cognitive and emotional biases can have a big impact on your financial life. Each episode of Financial Decoder looks closely at one financial decision—and the biases that might cloud your judgment and cost you money. Host Mark Riepe, head of the Schwab Center for Financial Research, decodes the behavioral and psychological factors at play and shares strategies designed to improve the way you approach financial crossroads.

Click each episode link below for a transcript and full show notes.

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Which Side of the Retirement Savings Statistics Are You On?
An End Has a Start: Keeping an Eye on Recession Indicators
An End Has a Start: Keeping an Eye on Recession Indicators

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Social Security is a complex topic. And if you’re nearing retirement, when to claim your benefits is a critical decision. There’s no single correct answer, but in this episode, Mark Riepe and Rob Williams offer ideas to help you formulate a Social Security plan that’s right for you.

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In this episode of Financial Decoder, host Mark Riepe, head of the Schwab Center for Financial Research, examines the psychological forces that impact a common investing decision: What should you sell?

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In this new podcast, host Mark Riepe, head of the Schwab Center for Financial Research, unpacks important financial decisions and the biases that may prevent you from choosing wisely. Subscribe for free to get the first episode when it launches November 5.

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