Money Minute
Robert Palmer continues to be the leader in empowering consumers with the tools and knowledge to take control of their finances. On top of the Saving Thousands Radio Network, you can now listen to Robert give valuable financial advice in the Money Minute segment on The Kane Show airing on 93.3 FLZ Tampa’s top hit radio station! Listen to Robert every weekday morning at 8:25 am. Hear advice on managing your finances, budgeting, debt management, credit and much more.
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You can catch Money Minute with Robert Palmer each morning at 8:25 on The Kane Show. Tune in to hear your financial questions answered and get your daily dose of money advice.

Robert Palmer’s Money Minute Segments

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Money Minute: Can Credit Counseling Services be Trusted?

January 19th, 2018|0 Comments

 

Sometimes, even the best of us need help — but when it comes to your finances, is it worth the cost?

With the rapid fall of the national economy still fresh in the minds of many […]

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Money Minute: Are Credit Monitoring Services Accurate?

January 12th, 2018|0 Comments

 

Having a good credit score is important for consumers in the market to make a large purchase, such as a home or a car. However, the variety of different credit scores can confuse those who […]

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Money Minute: The Best Way You Can Be Saving for College

January 5th, 2018|0 Comments

 

After the birth of your first child, it’s not long before you start looking forward to the many landmark moments that come with raising a family: baby’s first steps, first day of school, first date, […]

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Money Minute: Removing Medical Collections from Credit Reports

December 29th, 2017|0 Comments

 

Credit card debt isn’t the only factor affecting your credit score. Medical collections can lower your credit score by as much as 100 points and play a big part in determining your interest rate on […]

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Money Minute: How to Get the Best Deal When Financing a New Car

December 22nd, 2017|0 Comments

 

Many consumers are unaware that they have options when it comes to financing a new car. But is it smarter to finance through the bank, or right through the dealership?

As host of the Money Minute […]

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Money Minute: What Is Private Mortgage Insurance and How to Eliminate It

December 15th, 2017|0 Comments

 

If you put less than 20 percent down on your home, most mortgage lenders will require you to pay for private mortgage insurance, or PMI. The lower your down payment, the higher your probability of […]

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Money Minute: Received a Credit Limit Increase? Here Are the Pros and Cons

December 8th, 2017|0 Comments

 

Credit limit increases are not given by credit card companies lightly. They are a deliberate decision made based on a history of making your payments on time. If a company feels a credit increase would […]

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Money Minute: Simultaneous Closing – the Best Way to Buy and Sell a House at the Same Time

December 1st, 2017|0 Comments

 

Closing on a new home can be one of the most exciting times of your life. So exciting, in fact, that it’s not hard for people to get wrapped up in the moment and forget […]

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Money Minute: Should You Be Afraid to Check Your Credit Score?

November 24th, 2017|0 Comments

 

Most big decisions in your life involve — and even depend on — your credit score. The rates on your car loan, mortgage, and new credit card all depend on this number. However, despite its […]

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Money Minute: What Are Interest Rates and APRs, and How Do They Work?

November 17th, 2017|0 Comments

 

The act of borrowing money always comes with an interest rate. Whether it’s getting a mortgage, applying for a student loan, or participating in a small monetary transaction involving your credit card, interest rates are […]

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Money Minute: What Is the Fastest Way to Pay Off Credit Card Debt?

November 10th, 2017|0 Comments

 

Let’s say, after careful deliberation, that you’re finally ready to make a change regarding your financial well-being. You’re looking at your credit card balances gradually rise month after month, and you know that something eventually […]

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Money Minute: Should You Make Extra Mortgage Payments Monthly or Yearly?

November 3rd, 2017|0 Comments

 

Becoming a homeowner is one of the most exciting moments in a person’s life. It’s also one of the biggest financial commitments any of us will ever make. Signing your name on a home loan […]

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Money Minute: What Is Estate Planning and How Do You Get Started?

October 27th, 2017|0 Comments

 

Although often overlooked, estate planning is one of the most important steps you can take to make sure loved ones are taken care of and your final healthcare and property wishes are handled as you […]

  • Can You Reduce Your Income Taxes?

Money Minute: How Can You Reduce Your Income Taxes?

September 20th, 2017|0 Comments

 

Only two things in life are certain — death and taxes. But, what if you could lighten your financial burden by reducing the amount of taxes you pay?

Strategies to cut down your tax bill work […]

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Money Minute: How To Determine Net Worth

August 16th, 2017|0 Comments

 

Before you can understand the state of your personal finances, you need to determine net worth. Without knowing where you stand, it’s difficult to create a strategy to reach your financial goals.

Net worth is a […]

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Money Minute: What Are Car Dealership Advertising Costs, and Should You Care? 

July 18th, 2017|0 Comments

 

After years of diligently saving and putting up with your old junker, the day has finally come: you are ready for a new car. And then, right before you sign on the dotted line, you […]

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Money Minute: What Is the Most Efficient Way to Borrow Money?

March 23rd, 2017|0 Comments

 

Whether it’s to purchase a new vehicle or finance a home we can grow into, at some point in our lives, most of us will need to borrow money. In fact, borrowing money and carrying […]

  • Should Married Couples File Taxes Separate or Together?

Money Minute: Should Married Couples File Taxes Jointly or Separately?

December 12th, 2016|0 Comments

 

Kissing. Cake. Music. Dancing. Long, romantic honeymoons. Weddings can create some truly wonderful memories, and your own will be a day cherished for the rest of your life. But amid all the hustle and bustle, […]

  • Is Ever a Good Idea to Declare Bankruptcy?

Money Minute: Is It Ever Good to Declare Bankruptcy?

September 27th, 2016|0 Comments

 

Talking about bankruptcy is tricky business. In times of dire financial need, some view bankruptcy as a relatively easy way of dealing with aggressive creditors. Others view the bankruptcy label with something of a stigma […]

  • What Happens to Your Family if You Die?

Money Minute: If Something Happens to You, What Will Happen to Your Family?

June 14th, 2016|0 Comments

 

Imagining something as dark as your death is never easy, but to ensure the financial future of your family, it’s a thought and conversation you must face. If you are the breadwinner of the household, […]