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181 Cars, Houses and Yard Sale Knick Knacks

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download In episode 181 of the Financial Procast, here’s what we discuss: Money Flees U.S. stock funds SEC commissioners push for greater pricing transparency for bonds Variable Annuity surrender charges aren’t what some would have you think Rents rise to “crazy” levels An as a reminder, there will not […]

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180 Follow Us on Facebook and Like Us on the Tweeter

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Ever been around someone who tried too hard? It’s painfully obvious. The financial services industry is guilty of this kind of behavior. Need proof? Just google the term “society of grownups” and you will need no further evidence that we’re telling you the truth. I could link […]

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179 Welcome to Chi Phi Pi

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Don’t let the title fool you. We’re not actually starting our own sorority. But we do think that it’s a shame that the CFP board recently compared itself to one in a recent court case where they were being sued. We thought it was an organization dedicated to […]

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178 Oh Kevin, I’d Like to Buy Some Health Insurance

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download   We’re back after a two week unplanned hiatus. Sometimes life happens, not much we can do about that. Thankfully, we still remember how to record and produce a podcast. Here’s what we’re discussing in episode 178: A $15/hr. minimum wage? Obamacare rates set to skyrocket The housing […]

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177 URSA: The Other Retirement Plan

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Are you tired of new ideas? Why is that people (us included) spend so much time trying to come up with new ideas when the old ones aren’t bad? Let me clear, lest you think I’m a luddite. I’m not saying that things shouldn’t improve over time […]

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176 I Don’t Think That Word Means What You Think It Means

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download We tried not to talk about the Department of Labor’s proposed rule change regarding retirement accounts. I promise. We had a conversation where we specifically decided we weren’t going to do it. But then we did. There are times that no matter how much we’d like to talk […]

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175 The Plural of Anecdote is Not Data

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Every now and then something comes along that we just have to spend a bit more time on than usual. Today in the second half of the show, we get into proposed legislation from the Department of Labor. Now, this isn’t the first time we’ve discussed the […]

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174 Predictions with Exactitude

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Today we’re tackling the topic of getting your financial house in order. That also means that we’re discussing the lack of solid financial educational information that is available.

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173 It’s All About Cashflow

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download One of the most common phrases you’ll see tossed around on the internet (at least as it relates to the topic of personal finance) is that “cash is king”. In fact, we recorded a podcast on that very topic a couple years back. But today we’re not talking […]

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172 Congress Doesn’t Give a #*?@! What You Think

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Podcast: Play in new window | Download   Well, back from the beach and with much better wifi than what I had last week. I don’t think there are any long moments of silence in this episode. Here’s what’s on tap for episode 172: Data Shows that Congress Doesn’t Care What You Think Jack Bogle […]

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