The Dividend Growth Myth

A few weeks ago, I was sipping coffee, thumbing through Barron's as I do every weekend. It’s a way in which I keep a pulse on what’s going on in our space.   Though I never consciously pay attention to ads, on that particular morning, one caught my eye – a big full pager from Schwab, below. They were trumpeting...

Episode #49: Steve Sjuggerud, “This is Not What the Peak of a Bull Market Looks Like”

Episode #49: “This is Not What the Peak of a Bull Market Looks Like”     Guest: Dr. Steve Sjuggerud. Steve is the editor of True Wealth, an investment advisory specializing in safe, alternative investments overlooked by Wall Street. It's based on the simple idea that you don't have to take big risks to make big returns. Steve did his Ph.D. dissertation on...

Episode #48: Van Simmons, “The Rare Coin Market Can Go Up Dramatically, Quickly”

Episode #48: “The Rare Coin Market Can Go Up Dramatically, Quickly”     Guest: Van Simmons. As a consummate collector and dedicated numismatist, Van has earned his place in the rare coin pantheon as the leading coin merchant of his time. He specializes in portfolio construction, set building and helping clients acquire the world’s finest rare coins. As a partner and President...

How I Invest My Money (Updated With New Trade)

If you read my blog regularly, you know that I’m fully transparent in how I invest my own money. It’s not good for the investing community when advisors say one thing to clients, yet do another with their own money. It’s equally questionable when fund managers don’t invest in their own funds. After all, if we won’t put our own...

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Episode #47: Ric Edelman: “47% of the Occupations in America Will Be Gone Within 15 Years”

Episode #47: “47% of the Occupations in America Will Be Gone Within 15 Years”     Guest: Ric Edelman. Ric is widely regarded as one of the top advisors in the advisory field. He is the 2017 recipient of the IARFC’s Loren Dunton Memorial Award, awarded to an individual who has made a substantial contribution to the financial services profession and/or financial...

Episode #46: Raoul Pal, “The Biggest Emerging Macro Story in the World”

Episode #46: “We’ve Got to Expect a Recession This Year or Next Year, or if We’re at the Wild Extremes, the Year After That”   Guest: Raoul Pal. Raoul’s early career was at Goldman Sachs where he co-managed the hedge fund sales business in Equities and Equity Derivatives in Europe. Other stop-off points on the way were Natwest Markets and HSBC,...