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12.13.18 Best & worst home insurance companies; Fake shipping email scam; ABLE accounts get better

The Clark Howard Podcast

Best & worst home insurance companies; Fake shipping email scam; ABLE accounts get better

34 Min

Dec 13, 2018

Hackers Nab Your Data in a Few Minutes for a Few Bucks

WSJ Tech News Briefing

Data thieves' tactics are getting more ingenious and more intrusive, as Marriott's Starwood database breach adds to a string of large-scale corporate data intrusions. The Wall Street Journal's Robert McMillan has more.

8 Min

Dec 13, 2018

12.12.18 Cheapest used cars to repair; Equifax report sheds light on mistakes; Best & worst store return policies

The Clark Howard Podcast

Cheapest used cars to repair; Equifax report sheds light on mistakes; Best & worst store return policies

35 Min

Dec 12, 2018

At the Space Settlement Summit With Former NASA Administrator Charlie Bolden

Planetary Radio: Space Exploration, Astronomy and Science

He led NASA for eight years, but not till he had flown on four Space Shuttle missions and enjoyed a long military career.

50 Min

Dec 12, 2018

Google CEO in Washington Hot Seat

WSJ Tech News Briefing

Google CEO Sundar Pichai was thrust into the political spotlight when he testified at his first Congressional hearing on Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has more on the range of topics, including Google's handling of user data.

9 Min

Dec 12, 2018

12.11.18 The smartphone decline; How to give gift cards; For-profit college closures

The Clark Howard Podcast

The smartphone decline; How to give gift cards; For profit college closures

34 Min

Dec 11, 2018

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6 min
Dec 11, 2018
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A Chinese court ruled that Apple infringed on two Qualcomm patents related to photo editing and swiping on a touch-screen device. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle has more.

34 min
Dec 10, 2018
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Obamacare enrollment ends soon; Best deals today; How much your data is worth

8 min
Dec 10, 2018
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White House gathered top Silicon Valley executives for a discussion on how to equip U.S. workers with skills necessary to retain jobs in the age of artificial intelligence. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has more.

34 min
Dec 7, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Free gifts for kids at Christmas

67 min
Dec 7, 2018
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Canada was the third country in history to launch a satellite into space, but now lags in its space ambitions, capability, and spending. What happened?

7 min
Dec 7, 2018
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Companies like Airbnb, TripAdvisor and Expedia are looking to organize the roughly 80% of activities done by travelers that are now booked offline. The Wall Street Journal's Aisha Al-Muslim has more.

45 min
Dec 6, 2018
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Including a Lego Bugatti!

34 min
Dec 6, 2018
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Beware sending money digitally; Medical malpractice; Waymo self-driving advances

6 min
Dec 6, 2018
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A Treasury-led task force is proposing that the U.S. Postal Service charge more for certain package deliveries -- going after Amazon and other online retailers that President Trump has said benefit at the post office's expense. The Wall Street Journal's John D. McKinnon has more.

34 min
Dec 5, 2018
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Best deals on cars right now; Marriott's awful breach response; Awesome deals today

40 min
Dec 5, 2018
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The InSight lander has only just arrived on Mars. Now, OSIRIS REx has reached asteroid Bennu.

7 min
Dec 5, 2018
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The latest successful rocket launch by Elon Musk's SpaceX marked new milestones for the company's drive to ease access for commercial satellites into orbit. The Wall Street Journal's Andy Pasztor has the details.

34 min
Dec 4, 2018
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Gifting 529 money; Tesla self-driving fiasco; Subprime auto loans

6 min
Dec 4, 2018
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Amazon is testing its cashierless checkout technology for bigger stores, a strategy that could further challenge brick-and-mortar retailers if successful. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens has more.

34 min
Dec 3, 2018
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Marriott breach; Payless' amazing ad campaign; Biometric airport terminals

7 min
Dec 3, 2018
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AT&T, trying to reassure investors it can capitalize on its big acquisition of Time Warner, plans to offer three versions of a new streaming video service next year that will feature original movies and television series from Warner Bros., Turner and HBO. The Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald has more.

24 min
Nov 30, 2018
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Alexa & Laura chat with New York Media CEO Pam Wasserstein

34 min
Nov 30, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Video doorbells are catching criminals

9 min
Nov 30, 2018
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Internal emails show Facebook thought about charging companies for access to user data several years ago -- a step that would have marked a dramatic shift from its policy of not selling that information. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman has the details.

34 min
Nov 29, 2018
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The 401k is 40 years old; Amazon e-mail scam; Customer service key logging

7 min
Nov 29, 2018
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Amazon.com has begun selling to doctors and hospitals new software that analyzes patients' medical records. We have more on Amazon's latest move into healthcare from the Wall Street Journal's Melanie Evans.

34 min
Nov 28, 2018
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Housing market slowdown; Small business scams; Holiday tipping tips

59 min
Nov 28, 2018
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Join 1,000 anxious yet thrilled space fans at Caltech for our live InSight landing party.

7 min
Nov 28, 2018
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Amazon is becoming a bigger player in advertising, rising to the number three spot in the U.S. digital ad market, after Google parent Alphabet, and Facebook. The Wall Street Journal's Laura Stevens has more on what that means for the industry and competitors.

34 min
Nov 27, 2018
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Real or artificial Christmas tree?; Social security customer no-service; Vanguard fee cut

9 min
Nov 27, 2018
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For many consumers, their smart TV's capabilities are being outpaced by new and more advanced programming platforms and services. Wall Street Journal personal technology columnist David Pierce explains how to ensure your smart TV stays at the head of the class.

34 min
Nov 26, 2018
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Cyber Monday; Bitcoin crashing; GM layoff announcement

6 min
Nov 26, 2018
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OpenX's Dallas Lawrence examines the shift in consumers seeking out holiday shopping deals from Black Friday to the Monday after Thanksgiving. He also details how shopping has become a mobile-based activity and which segment of the population will be shopping mostly for themselves.

24 min
Nov 23, 2018
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Alexa & Laura chat with Axios media reporter Sara Fischer

34 min
Nov 23, 2018
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Moving to make more money; Everything you need to know about PMI

7 min
Nov 23, 2018
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Coupons haven't gone away, but the path to discounts is through shoppers' mobile phones or computers this holiday season. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Nassauer talks key tips for Black Friday shopping.

34 min
Nov 21, 2018
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The cost of raising a child; Moviepass alternatives

42 min
Nov 21, 2018
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NASA announced on November 19th that the multi-billion dollar 2020 Mars rover will land in Jezero crater, where it will begin the search for the signature of past life.

45 min
Nov 21, 2018
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In which we discuss best saws for carving a turkey, DIY boxing, and Black Friday deals.

10 min
Nov 21, 2018
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Whether it's a coffee travel mug with sensors or new noise-cancelling headphones, there's a tech gift for everyone this holiday season. The Wall Street Journal's Wilson Rothman on some of the tech gadgets recommended by the Journal's personal tech columnists.

34 min
Nov 20, 2018
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Customers providing the customer service; Refinancing your car loan

8 min
Nov 20, 2018
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With more than 1 million consumers canceling their cable-TV or satellite subscriptions in the past quarter, the Wall Street Journal's Drew FitzGerald talks how cord-cutters continue to chip away at providers' dominance of the living room.

34 min
Nov 19, 2018
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Home prices slowing; Travel junk fees

7 min
Nov 19, 2018
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Many think personal computers are a fading business. But it turns out PCs have been a recent bright spot for tech. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Gallagher explains.

34 min
Nov 16, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Americans are eating less fast food

50 min
Nov 16, 2018
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Planetary Society Chief Advocate Casey Dreier welcomes back space policy expert Marcia Smith for an insider’s look at the aftermath and what may be ahead.

7 min
Nov 16, 2018
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Amazon's arrival in Long Island City and Northern Virginia will no doubt transform the two communities. That's if Amazon's presence in Seattle is any guide, says the Wall Street Journal's Jay Greene.

34 min
Nov 15, 2018
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Vanguard customer satisfaction drop; Flavored e cigs; New Amazon DVR

7 min
Nov 15, 2018
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As both Amazon.com and Google boost their presences in New York, the battle to lure high-tech talent will be intense. The Wall Street Journal's Eric Morath says each company will looking to attract software developers and engineers with different skills.

34 min
Nov 14, 2018
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Amazon's new HQ2 cities; VA nursing home outrage; Banks working with the DMV

10 min
Nov 14, 2018
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Special Edition: At the WSJ Tech D.Live Conference, Instagram's co-founder talks about the evolution of social media. Brex's CEO touts the benefits of billboard advertising. And Kevin Hart weighs in on political correctness in comedy and the Rock.

35 min
Nov 14, 2018
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You haven’t seen the best pictures from the Apollo era and other great space achievements till you’ve seen them in 3D. Queen guitarist and astrophysicist Brian May is also mad about stereoscopic imagery.

8 min
Nov 14, 2018
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News that Amazon.com would locate half of its new headquarters in Long Island City, N.Y. sparked a real estate-buying frenzy in the area. Josh Barbanel of the Wall Street Journal has the story.

34 min
Nov 13, 2018
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Used cars are costing more; Mailbox crimes; 3D printing glasses

6 min
Nov 13, 2018
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D.Live Special Edition: With tech firms under growing scrutiny, how much regulation should they face? Some executives offered their thoughts at the WSJ Tech D.Live conference. Plus, L.A. Clippers owner Steve Ballmer with some management insights.

9 min
Nov 13, 2018
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Major banks are partnering with state Departments of Motor Vehicles to combat identity fraud. It comes as more people are opening accounts online. The Wall Street Journal's Telis Demos explains.

35 min
Nov 12, 2018
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Google and Facebook end arbitration clauses; Paying at the pump; Tiny homes helping homeless vets

7 min
Nov 12, 2018
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By making game consoles unnecessary, streaming could dramatically broaden the videogame market. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman talks what it will take to get there.

34 min
Nov 9, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Veterans Day

43 min
Nov 9, 2018
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Andy Weir and Ramen Krispie Treats

7 min
Nov 9, 2018
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Google said it would end its requirement for employee sexual-harassment claims to be handled in private arbitration, one week after thousands of workers walked out of offices in a global protest. The Wall Street Journal's Douglas MacMillan has more.

34 min
Nov 8, 2018
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Investing limits increasing; CVS receipts; Your customer service score

8 min
Nov 8, 2018
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Amazon Echo and Google Home devices can play music, share the weather and dial up friends -- yet most still can't call 911. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah Krouse has more on the regulatory and technical reasons why smart devices can't make emergency calls.

34 min
Nov 7, 2018
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Car recalls; Your Facebook info is for sale; Wireless mesh routers

38 min
Nov 7, 2018
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They may be the most important questions in all of science: Where do we come from? Are we alone?

6 min
Nov 7, 2018
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Amazon's decision to split its new headquarters exposes a secret known to many companies: It is tough to find top tech talent. The Wall Street Journal's Lauren Weber has more.

34 min
Nov 6, 2018
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International airfares to increase; Eliminating home internet with your cell phone plan

7 min
Nov 6, 2018
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To prevent Russian meddling on Election Day, officials have hired technology experts, established training for poll workers, and in some cases purchased new voting equipment. The Wall Street Journal's Dustin Volz has more.

34 min
Nov 5, 2018
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Open enrollment; Gift card scam; Amazon holiday free shipping

7 min
Nov 5, 2018
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Campaign spending on Facebook isn't just up since the last midterm election-it's exploding. The Wall Street Journal's Christopher Mims has more on how politicians are sinking money into Facebook advertising.

34 min
Nov 2, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Gas prices going down for the Holidays

5 min
Nov 1, 2018
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Apple reported another quarter of record revenue and profit, but its shares fell in after-hours trading following the company's lackluster sales guidance for the key holiday quarter. Rob Enderle of the Enderle Group has more.

34 min
Nov 2, 2018
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Marriott strike; Android phone deal; Robots changing grocery delivery

47 min
Nov 1, 2018
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tips, gear and gadgets for endurance races

8 min
Oct 31, 2018
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All over the world, citizens, bureaucrats and politicians are pushing back against the power of big tech companies. The Wall Street Journal's Christopher Mims has the latest.

34 min
Oct 31, 2018
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Credit card issuers canceling cards; Kids and screen addiction

43 min
Oct 31, 2018
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The Kepler mission has ended. Listen to highlights of the October 30th media briefing that included the father of the fantastically successful planet finder, William Borucki.

9 min
Oct 31, 2018
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Apple unveiled two more-expensive versions of its Mac personal computers and a redesigned iPad, as it aims to reinvigorate lackluster sales of PCs and tablets with higher-priced devices. The Wall Street Journal's David Pierce has more.

21 min
Oct 30, 2018
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Alexa & Laura chat with reputation consultant Deirdre Latour

34 min
Oct 30, 2018
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Are work surveys really anonymous; Marine housing issues; Hotel best price guarantees

6 min
Oct 30, 2018
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The latest versions of Apple's iPad and Mac are expected to be revealed on Tuesday. The Wall Street Journal's Tripp Mickle talks whether they will be enough to reinvigorate its tablet and PC businesses.

34 min
Oct 29, 2018
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Credit card with no credit check; Harmful selfies; Resumes in the digital age

9 min
Oct 29, 2018
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Despite leading what may be the first pure-play AI company to IPO, Zia Chishti, chairman and CEO of AI company Afiniti, is an AI cynic. He explains why the tech needs more human interaction.

34 min
Oct 26, 2018
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Clark Stinks; Minimum wage laws working?

5 min
Oct 26, 2018
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In its continuing drive to purge fake accounts, Twitter said it lost more users than forecast. Twitter also expects more user declines ahead. The Wall Street Journal's Sarah E. Needleman said Twitter boosted quarterly revenue and swung to a profit.

6 min
Oct 25, 2018
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Tesla surprised Wall Street with its latest earnings report, posting a profit for the second time in its history, mostly thanks to the Model 3. The Enderle Group's Rob Enderle breaks it down.

34 min
Oct 24, 2018
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Where to buy toys for Christmas; Mobile check deposit rules; Prescription drug price disclosure

49 min
Oct 24, 2018
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NASA’s Marshall Space Flight Center and the Jet Propulsion Lab are preparing to send NEA Scout on a long, light-propelled journey to a near Earth asteroid

7 min
Oct 24, 2018
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Investors say focus on the finalists for Amazon's second headquarters is a way to bet on places with a growing pool of tech talent. The Wall Street Journal's Keiko Morris has more.

34 min
Oct 23, 2018
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Brand name prices skyrocketing; Scam calls proliferate; Zip codes and car insurance prices

7 min
Oct 23, 2018
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Google, Amazon and Microsoft are making lots of new devices, but only Apple is making much money from gadgets lately. The Wall Street Journal's Dan Gallagher talks how big tech keeps trying its hand at new hardware.

34 min
Oct 22, 2018
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Clark discusses recent NYC trip; Many earning nothing on their savings; Non-compete clauses

8 min
Oct 22, 2018
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Facebook has hired Britain's former deputy prime minister, Nick Clegg, as its top policy and communications executive -- giving a Silicon Valley outsider the task of mending the social network's image. The Wall Street Journal's Deepa Seetharaman has more.

34 min
Oct 19, 2018
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Clark Stinks; An easy way to avoid baggage fees

6 min
Oct 19, 2018
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Allegations that Facebook misled advertisers about video viewership have reignited debate among publishing execs about who is to blame for an ill-fated bet on video produced for social-media. The Wall Street Journal's Benjamin Mullin has more.

34 min
Oct 18, 2018
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Great deals for savers; Facebook breach; One home standing post hurricane

7 min
Oct 18, 2018
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Countertop payment tablets like Square are turning gratuities into a public ordeal. The Wall Street Journal's Jennifer Levitz talks how new payment technology is shaming consumers into excess tipping.

34 min
Oct 17, 2018
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Free stuff for good grades; Mattress tariffs; Picking funds inside a Roth