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166 Is That Latin 102?

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Well, you lucked out again. We got so wrapped up in one of our discussions that we only got to complain about 3 topics today instead of four. In this episode of the Financial Procast we discuss the spending habits of the rich, poor and everyone in between. You may be surprised that the differences are […]

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165 We’ll Watch Your Money

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To those in our audience who have reached out to us and let us know more of what you’d like for us to discuss on the Finanical Procast, we thank you. And for those of you that have not let us know what you’d like to hear us discuss, please don’t hesitate to do so, […]

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164 More Convicted Than An Index Fund Investor

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Here is the lineup for today’s show: Hate Your Boss? You’re Not Alone. (02:49) Investment Firms Advertise Like Fiduciaries (16:50) Financial Services Companies Late to the Social Media Party (35:06) Index Fund Investors More Intelligent? (49:40) As you can probably tell by now, we are more than capable of talking about things that WE are […]

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163 We Hear Y’all Are Pretty Good on the Computer?

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We’re back after taking a little break last week but not to worry…we’ve made up for it with this week’s episode. Here’s what we’re discussing about today: Elite Credit Card Holders Are a Fraud Target (03:06) Foreclosures Stalled by Pesky Laws (14:00) Investment Advisory Fees on the Rise (31:18) The Quiet Company™ Makes a Purchase (46:25)

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162 I do, I do, I do, I do

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You’re probably wondering, “what’s with the crazy title?” Well, one of us getting married in a few months and is getting quite the education on weddings and I say “miscellaneous” costs that tag along for the ride. But don’t fret, if that’s of little interest to you, we’ve got plenty more to discuss

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161 You Can Be Objective and Still Be Wrong

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Sometimes after we record the Financial Procast I realize that though we’ve discussed three or four separate topics with no apparent connection, a common thread emerges that ties them all together. Today’s episode is one of those moments. What is the obsession with “objective” financial advice? What does that even mean? And…more importantly, just because […]

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160 Are You Ducking Crazy?

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Despite it being a bit of a slow week in the world of financial news, we managed to find a few nuggets that hopefully you’ll find interesting. Today we are talking about President Obama’s proposed budget for 2016…well not really. But we are discussing some of his proposed changes to how IRA’s are taxed–both in […]

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159 This Episode Brought to You By Apple

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No today’s episode of the Financial Procast is not really sponsored by Apple, but if you listen closely you’ll get the joke. All I can say is thank goodness for the amazing battery life of my Macbook Pro Retina. We were able to record this hour long podcast with me only having about 25% of the […]

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158 You Are NOT Diversified!

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In episode 158 we were truly given the gift of awesome topics to discuss and we even get to reference some commentary from one of our favorite economists/financial commentators, Robert Shiller. Today we’re discussing what Dr. Shiller thinks investors can expect in regard to asset returns moving forward, the rise of “roboadvisers” (and their insane […]

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157 What It Takes to Become a 401k Millionaire

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Well, we’re back after I was gone on a little vacation last week. I know that many of regular listeners were shocked that we didn’t release an episode last week as it is customary for us to do so even when one of us is away. Alas, life happened and we weren’t able to record […]

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