Podcasts: Wealth Wake Up


Wealth Wake Up

Saturdays from 11am – Noon and Sundays from 9 – 10am
Hosted by Dick Donahue.


Wealth Wake Up March 19, 2016

Host Dick Donahue discusses tax tips as we head toward Tax Day 2016.

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Wealth Wake Up March 13 2016

Host Dick Donahue discusses if TARP was a mistake, how people don’t always distributes their estates equally, and calculating your required minimum distribution out of your IRA.


Wealth Wake Up March 12, 2016

Host Dick Donahue talks about the magic of compounding to provide retirement security.

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Wealth Wake Up for 3/6/16

Host Dick Donahue talks about the employment report that came out on Friday, the Big Mac index, the G20 meeting in Singapore, and some tax considerations for traders.

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Wealth Wake Up March 5, 2016

Host Dick Donahue discusses the special retirement planning needs of women.


Wealth Wake Up for 2/28/16

Host Dick Donahue talks about the better-than-expected economic reports, innovations that may come in the next decade, and 7 creative ways to handle cremated remains.


Wealth Wake Up February 27, 2016

Host Dick Donahue discusses truth in media with his listeners.


Wealth Wake Up for 2/21/16

Host Dick Donahue talks about the latest economic reports, negative interest rates, and how the EU is considering getting rid of the 500 euro bill.


Wealth Wake Up February 20, 2016

Host Dick Donahue broadcasts from the GOP Caucus at Kulshan Middle School in Bellingham.


Wealth Wake Up for 2/14/16

Host Dick Donahue talks about why we’re in a short-term market correction and not a recession, and how Obama’s new budget will impact the ability for people to save for retirement.

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18yo arrested on suspicion of abandoning son in Everett dumpster


Police got a tip this week that she had been pregnant and then appeared not to be pregnant anymore, refusing to talk about what happened.

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Ulta Beauty and Sephora coming to Bellingham

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Ulta Beauty is setting up shop next to Abercrombie and Fitch in the Bellis Fair Mall, and Sephora will be opening in JC Penny.

2 days ago in Local

National pharmaceutical company forced to pay state $23 million


The State Attorney General says drug-maker Wyeth, which is owned by Pfizer, underpaid Medicaid.

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Bellingham man is sentenced to nine months for rape


it could have been much longer.

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A rental scam to watch out for in Whatcom County

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The scammer was obviously hoping to get money before the renters learned it was a scam.