Oct 26, 2021
Today I'm talking about inflation.
While inflation has historically averaged ~3%, the most recent CPI report showed an annual rate of 5.4%. 😲
But I’m going to share why that number doesn't tell the whole story.
I'm also sharing how some people are using the recent CPI report to try and scare you before Halloween...
Oct 19, 2021
Today I'm talking about preferred stocks.
One of our listeners, Gene, was recently concerned about the low yields he was getting on bonds & cash.
And he was wondering if preferred stocks would be an appropriate alternative.
In addition to answering Gene's great question, I'm also breaking down:
Oct 5, 2021
Today I'm talking about the U.S. National Debt which currently sits at ~$28 trillion.
While that is a GIANT number, I'm sharing why current debt levels are not as big of a problem as most think.
If you want to learn why (in plain English!), you're going to love today's episode.
Sep 28, 2021
Today I’m talking about the benefits of Market-Cap-Weighted index funds (e.g., Vanguard Total Stock Market).
Last week, I made a brief comment that there were some benefits to owning them...and a number of you reached out asking what those were.
If, like these other listeners, you’re also curious about...
Sep 21, 2021
The average interest rate for savings accounts is 0.06%.
National home prices just reported their highest one-year gain in history.
The U.S. stock market is up ~700% since March 2009.
When everything seems risky and overbought, what do retirement savers do?
How do you earn a healthy 7-8% return over the next...