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Hhmmm. Does it make more financial sense to invest my spare money or to use it to pay down debt? It can be a perplexing question, but I’m going to help you with the answer in this and in next week’s show.
Should You Invest or Pay Down Debt?
Whether you should in
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A podcast listener named Matt W. asks:
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Doug McCormick is a Harvard MBA, entrepreneur, and author who helps families and businesses create wealth. He’s spent decades managing money for institutional clients such as insurance companies, pension funds, entrepreneurs, and high net worth families.
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I'm the author of an award-winning book, Money Girl's Smart Moves to Grow Rich (St. Martin's Press) and host of the top-rated Money Girl podcast. I'm a speaker, financial literacy advocate, and spokesperson who's on a mission to help you live rich and love the journey!