It provided the impetus for Laura to start her “She Said / She Said” podcast and this week we’re digging into how to bridge the gap — for ourselves and for society as a whole. As the 2020 elections draw closer, it’s a conversation that can’t come soon enough. In Mailbag, fraud alerts vs. credit freezes, and how to say, “no, thank you,” to buying into all of your friends’ side hustles. In this week’s Thrive: What does it mean to short a stock? We discuss.