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  • You can control your own debt: Pro     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:45 PM ET

    Discussing the general trepidation in the markets. With Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities; NBC Today's Jean Chatzky, personal finance guru Liz Weston, Sanborn Mortgage President Michael Menatian, and CNBC's Sharon Epperson.

  • Will the shutdown hit your 401(k)?     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    Jean Chatzky, NBC Today financial editor, talks about the ramifications.

  • Get out now until the debt vote?     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:06 PM ET

    Would it be wise to pull out of the market until the debt ceiling issue is resolved? Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities and personal finance expert Liz Weston share their views.

  • Got cash? Shutdown absolutely an opening: Pro     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:31 PM ET

    Weighing in on this question are NBC Today's Jean Chatzky, finance expert Liz Weston, CNBC's Sharon Epperson, and Sanborn Mortgage's Michael Menatian.

  • Protecting your current 401k's value     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:27 PM ET

    Jean Chatsky, NBC Today financial editor, says the closer someone gets to retirement, the more they should put their money in safer places. Liz Weston, author of "Deal With Your Debt"; CNBC's Sharon Epperson; and Michael Menatian, Sanborn Mortgage president, weigh in.

  • Talking fashion, retail with the experts: Kids     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 9:00 AM ET

    To take the pulse on fashion, retail and consumer habits, CNBC's Sue Herera went to high-schoolers at the local mall.

  • Prepare for a meltdown?     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:20 PM ET

    If we go over the debt limit, do you think the financial markets will see a meltdown? Kenny Polcari of O'Neil Securities, thinks the market will have a "swift reaction, stabilize, and then move forward again." Jean Chatzky, NBC Today Financial editor; Michael Menatian, Sanborn Mortgage president; and CNBC's Sharon Epperson, weigh in.

  • Yes, your money is safe in the bank: Pro     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    Is your money safe in the bank amid a government shutdown? Jean Chatsky, NBC Today financial editor, explains why it is.

  • Maine Governor declares civil emergency     Thursday, 10 Oct 2013 | 1:38 PM ET

    Maine was ranked as the 5th most state to be impacted by the government shutdown by WalletHub. CNBC's Mary Thompson reports Gov. Paul LePage declared a civil emergency to minimize the financial impact from the government shutdown.

  • How Yellen might differ from Bernanke Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 2:52 PM ET
    Harvard historian Niall Ferguson

    Harvard professor Niall Ferguson offers his thoughts on Federal Reserve chair nominee Janet Yellen and her future.

  • Is SAC willing to settle?     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 1:54 PM ET

    CNBC analyst Kate Kelly is betting on SAC negotiating a settlement as the government holds out for an admission of 'guilt or wrongdoing' on securities and wire fraud charges.

  • Hot Miami real estate     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 1:44 PM ET

    A peek at mansions in Miami. CNBC's Robert Frank reports that the Jills were named the No. 1 team in the country for sales volume.

  • Do brands matter?     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 1:39 PM ET

    Discussing what's catching the eyes of teens in retail these days, with Stephanie Wissink, Piper Jaffray senior research analyst.

  • 'Pot Mom' pleads guilty     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 1:32 PM ET

    The so-called "pot mom" Andrea Sanderlin has confessed to a judge she operated a facility in which she and others grew at least 1,000 marijuana plants and sold the products. CNBC's Andrea Day has the details.

  • Discussing U.S. debt, and monetary policy, with Niall Ferguson, author of "The Great Degeneration."

  • Continuity with Yellen: Niall Ferguson     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 1:40 PM ET

    Niall Ferguson, author of "The Great Degeneration," says he "can see Janet Yellen is on the same page with Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke." He also thinks we will have lower rates for longer than we would have with Larry Summers.

  • The Madoff case bankruptcy trustee Irving Picard seeks a review by the Supreme Court, in hopes of holding some of the big banks liable, reports CNBC's Scott Cohn.

  • Dow changes: Nike in, Hewlett-Packard out     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 1:19 PM ET

    Hewlett-Packard's CEO Meg Whitman said the business is stabilizing on multiple fronts, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt; and a look at Nike's revenue forecast, with CNBC's Jane Wells.

  • Don't think we'll default: Pro     Wednesday, 9 Oct 2013 | 1:13 PM ET

    Kenny Polcari, O'Neil Securities says the retail public usually panics at "exactly the wrong time," and recommends sitting tight. Jeff Kilburg, KKM Financial, and Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services, weigh in.

  • How can Washington get a deal done on the debt limit? Harvard Business School negotiations professor Deepak Malhotra, Democratic strategist Chris Kofinis and Republican strategist Joe Watkins discuss.

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  • CNBC's Sue Herera and Tyler Mathisen take you through the heart of the business day with intelligent and lively debate on the day’s biggest stories, whether they originate on Wall Street or in Washington. "Power Lunch" delves into the economy, the markets, real estate, media and technology –- anywhere there’s money to be made. "Power Lunch" also takes you outside the studio and into some of the hottest spots where news is being made, broadcasting live from conferences, trade shows and even restaurants where the real power lunches are taking place.

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  • Tyler Mathisen co-anchors CNBC's "Power Lunch." Mathisen also co-anchors "Nightly Business Report produced by CNBC."

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