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If All You Have Is A Hammer, Everything Looks Like A Nail

Sunday Radio When I drive around on Sunday, I put on the radio and almost every AM station has some financial “show” on it. Some are real shows, but most are paid advertisements masquerading as advice. It’s the so-called “safe money” pitch.  And before we go further, let’s start with what qualifications are needed to [...]

The Myth That “Everyone Needs a Financial Plan”

  Ever try to talk to an advisor and the first thing they want to do is a “comprehensive” written financial plan? The pitch sounds good, and it’s almost always the same. You need a “road map” to know where you’re going, you need to “set goals”, you need to pay a fee to [...]

Investing In Gold – Is Gold A Good Investment? What Aren’t They Telling You?

  Actors can be convincing! That’s why gold sellers use veteran actors to look like trusted advisors who pitch gold as a great way to protect your future from inflation, financial collapse, and as a good investment. The pitch sounds compelling. After all, with a cheap money policy and low-interest rates, and a government [...]

What Goes In My Living Trust?

  One of the questions I’m often asked by people who own trust is, “what belongs in my trust?” or “what assets should be registered in a trust?” What is a living trust? It is a written legal document that partially substitutes for a will. With a living trust, your assets are put into the [...]

Investor Mistakes: Are You Making These 7 Common Mistakes

Investing for your current financial situation and your future can be complicated which can lead to many people making mistakes. Here's a list of some of the most common investment mistakes. 1. Lack of Proper Diversification As famed investor John Templeton once said, “The only investors who shouldn’t diversify are those who are right [...]