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160 Are You Ducking Crazy?

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]

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159 This Episode Brought to You By Apple

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download No today’s episode of the Financial Procast is not really┬ásponsored 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 […]

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158 You Are NOT Diversified!

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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, […]

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157 What It Takes to Become a 401k Millionaire

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download 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 […]

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156 Newsflash: Rich People Save More Money

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Well, today’s episode takes us back to our normal format where we scoured the interwebs looking for stories that we think would interest our community and that we could pontificate on for more than a minute or two. Oddly enough we ended up with two stories that illustrate […]

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155 Taxes: Because I Don’t Want To

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Today’s episode is all about taxes. Now, we normally talk about taxes as the April 15th deadline approaches, however, with all the buzz concerning the President’s latest proposed changes that could ultimately change tax law, we felt obliged to talk about taxes today. So, we don’t have a […]

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154 Variable Universal Life Insurance Lawsuit

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download A new variable universal life insurance lawsuit was filed in California Superior Court back in October of 2014 alleging Breach of Fiduciary Duty, Fraud, Professional Negligence, and Unjust Enrichment. Defendants listed in the lawsuit include Larson Financial Group, Larson Financial Securities, John Hancock Life, and Nationwide Life and […]

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153 That Two-Faced Sonnova…

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download We had a couple of thin topics to start off today’s episode but not to worry…the last two topics carried us and we had plenty to say about those things. It seems talking about 401k’s and picking on government officials is always good fodder. Be sure you tune […]

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152 Grandma’s Gold Bunions

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Well, here’s the first episode of the Financial Procast for 2015. The show has now managed to span three calendar years and we are grateful that you choose to spend some time with us each week. It’s been a while since we’ve done a “Q&A” type show and […]

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151 Lawsky, Lew, & the Law

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download Well, it looks like we’ve survived another year…both literally and figuratively. This is our last episode of the Financial Procast for 2014 and we would like to sincerely thank all of your who listen regularly, occasionally or even just for a few minutes here and there. No doubt […]

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