Sep 9, 2017
Your money is affected by external forces. Hurricanes, earthquakes, and unpredictable geopolitical events like North Korean nukes, all drive the markets into choppy economic waters. Mark Hamrick is the President of the Society of American Business Editors and Writers as well as the lead Economic analyst and Washington D.C. Bureau Chief at Bankrate.com. Hamrick visits the studio to discuss the sectors hardest hit by hurricanes Harvey and Irma. He also touches on other money-related topics, like the evolution of retail, Wall Street's opinion of Marijuana companies, and the state of journalism in America. Manny the Movie Guy reviews the movie "It" and offers a preview of the Toronto Film Festival. Plus, Phil and the Friends cover these stories: The crappy Tinder date. Feeling lonely? Rent-a-fish! Leslie Van Houten paroled. Taco Bell employees take out an armed robber. Wine that tastes like beer. Swanky demanding Nanny gig. Finally, somebody check Skylar's eyes...or her mind when she asks, "George Clooney likes what?" Co-Hosts: Kelly Bennett and Skylar Cuarisma Download this Episode!