Agent Survival Guide Podcast

November 8, 2019 | The Friday Five

November 8, 2019

 

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The Friday Five for November 8, 2019:

  • That Walgreen's buyout
  • 2020 rates and income brackets
  • Google planning to buy Fitbit
  • Ritter Insurance Marketing webinars for the week of November 11, 2019
  • All the new content on AgentSurvivalGuide.com!

AND a quick tangent down the rabbit hole of holiday coffee. ☕ #sorrynotsorry

 

Mentioned in this episode:

 

Agent Survival Guide

Apple and Fitbit numbers show smartwatches turning into a winner-take-all market

A Walgreens Leveraged Buyout? Don’t Hold Your Breath.

Ritter’s Ancillary 101 Webinar

Ritter’s Final Expense 101 Webinar

Google to acquire Fitbit, valuing the smartwatch maker at about $2.1 billion

Here are your new income tax brackets for 2020

Peppermint takeover: Seasonal holiday coffee returns to US chains

Walgreens Buyout Optimism Fades

Walgreens explores going privates in what could be largest LBO in history

Walgreens shares resume trading after being halted (Video)

Why shares of Walgreens Spiked Today

 

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