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Jill Schlesinger, CFP®

Jill Schlesinger

About Jill

Jill Schlesinger, CFP®, is the Emmy-nominated Business Analyst for CBS News and host of the "Better Off" podcast. She covers the economy, markets, investing and anything else with a dollar sign on TV, radio, the web and on her blog, "Jill on Money."

Articles written by Jill

Investing For the World You Want

How can you incorporate your values into your investments? While many of us have principles and views about what is “right” and “wrong”, putting those principles into action within a portfolio can be difficult.

How Congress Governs the Federal Reserve

Author Mark Spindel, expert on the Federal Reserve offers an account of Congress’s role in steering the evolution of the Federal Reserve and challenges the myth of its independence.

Thinking in Bets with Annie Duke

For most people, it’s difficult to say “I’m not sure” in a world that values and, even, rewards the appearance of certainty.

Achieving Presence: An Interview with Social Psychologist Amy Cuddy

Author of the new book "Presence," Amy Cuddy teaches us how to use simple techniques to liberate ourselves from fear in high-pressure moments, perform at our best, and connect with and empower others to do the same.

100 Questions Every First-Time Home Buyer Should Ask

While it’s hard to ignore all the financial implications of making such a large investment, there are, of course, the equally important issues related life, family and relationships that arise in buying a home.

Worried Market Watchers: What (Not) To Do Next

When you hear about big percentage losses in the stock market, you're bound to feel butterflies. Listen in for some brief advice on how to think practically about your investment goals during the market turbulence.

Understanding the Case for Universal Basic Income

Universal Basic Income is the idea of giving all citizens a regular, live-able and unconditional sum of money, from the government.

Ep. 040: The Surprising Power of a “Useless” Liberal Arts Education

Author George Anders describes how people who study the liberal arts can be highly successful in an evolving high-tech future.

Ep. 038: How Wall Street Destroyed Main Street with Rana Foroohar

Rana Foroohar shows how the “financialization of America,” is perpetuating Wall Street’s reign over Main Street.

Ep. 036: Weapons of Math Destruction with Cathy O’Neil

"Weapons of Math Destruction" author Cathy O'Neil explains how algorithms dictate so much of our day-to-day lives.

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