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2306, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 63

By |June 23rd, 2017|Categories: 401k, Banking, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Immigration, Investing, Retirement, Small Business, Stock Market, Summer jobs, U.S Economy, Work Visa|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Future of Fresh Food: Steve brings Your Life Your Wealth producer Leah Mele onto the show to cover the Amazon deal with Whole Foods. Will it be a great success, or will it be a catastrophe? The determining factor will be matching consumer wants vs. needs, and Steve cannot wait to see how it plays out!

H-2B Visa Summer Drama: President Trump’s immigration regulations have made a big impact on our economy for business owners. Steve will bring on attorney Robert Seiger, immigration expert and partner at Archer and Greiner based in Philadelphia, to get the run-down […]

1606, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 62

By |June 16th, 2017|Categories: 401k, Banking, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

College Crisis: The rising cost of college tuition causes absolute panic within families at this time of year. It’s a big bill and how do you explain what that price tag really means to an eighteen-year old? Listen to how CFN’s very own Tim Joseph helped a client by giving their daughter life-changing advice on making her college decision!

Steve’s Story: Steve was acknowledged as a Centennial Honoree by Temple University’s Fox School of Business and is interviewed for a change! Listen to this exclusive story on how Steve launched his career after graduating from Temple!

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206, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 61

By |June 2nd, 2017|Categories: 401k, Banking, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Johnny Depp, Broke?: Johnny Depp makes headlines again this week and Steve will talk about why he doesn’t believe it! Steve will talk about what being broke really means and how our perception of money influences our life and wealth.

Does Being a Workaholic Work?: Alex Pang, author of the new book “Rest: Why You Get More Done When You Work Less” joined Steve to turn that theory on its head!

The Psychology of Retirement: Steve interviewed psychologist Dr. Hershfield from the Wall Street Journal on the psychology of long term decision making. How does it impact […]

2605, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 60

By |May 26th, 2017|Categories: 401k, Banking, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Best of Your Life Your Wealth

Listen to this exclusive mix of the show’s most in demand hits!

JFK and Reagan: The Same. CNBC’s Larry Kudlow joined the show! He explained how Reagan’s legacy is due, in part, to a Democrat! Tune in on how this relates to President Trump!

Life Transitions Made Easy: Steve will bring Dr. Nancy Schlossberg onto the show to talk about reshaping your identity and purpose during retirement. Listen to Nancy’s insights and tips.

The Myth of Millionaires: A record number of millionaires are popping up across the country. Does a […]

1905, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 59

By |May 19th, 2017|Categories: 401k, Banking, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Cyber Security and More

“Brave New World”: The University of Pennsylvania had a Retirement Conference last week, and we got the latest news from Erin Arvedlund, Staff Writer for the Philadelphia Inquirer, who attended the conference. Tune in to hear expert insight on our current gig economy and how it will influence your retirement!

Cyber Security Tips: Did you know the world just experienced the worst cyber-attack ever? How many of you are curious about what actually happened and what it means to you? Do you want to know how to protect yourself online? We bring on Anthony Mongeluzo, CEO of […]

1205, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 58

By |May 12th, 2017|Categories: 401k, Banking, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Student Loans|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Latest in Investments

AirBnB for Baby Boomers: Have you ever stayed in an Airbnb? Did you hear the news that this bed and breakfast marketplace and hospitality service will go public? Is it worth investing in? Can baby boomers make money off Airbnb? We will get the latest news from Erin Arvedlund, Staff Writer for the Philly Inquirer!

Finance Friday! Steve will bring on Brad Long, research director from Dimeo & Schneider & Associates, to give you the run down you need to hear on investments. We’ll discuss how the average investor can navigate through the infrastructure craze and […]

505, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 57

By |May 5th, 2017|Categories: 401k, Banking, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Student Loans|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Don’t fret about debt!  

Don’t fret about debt!:  We are joined by psychotherapist Amy Morin, author of “13 Things Mentally Strong People Don’t Do” to talk about debt! Is there good and bad debt? What are the psychological effects of debt? Listen to Amy deliver her expertise and helpful tips on the matter!

College Tuition Talk: We bring on CFN’s very own Jason Mardinly to talk about college students and personal finance. Do you have a child who just made their college decision? Is the cost of tuition causing tension within your family? Would a […]

2804, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 56

By |April 28th, 2017|Categories: 401k, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Psychology of Life Transitions

 

A.C Update: Steve will be joined by Atlantic City’s top talk show host, Don Williams, to discuss the potential rebirth of Atlantic City! Tune in to find out the new attractions coming to A.C this summer!

Psychology of Life Transitions: Steve will bring psychologist Nancy Schlossberg onto the show to talk about reshaping your identity and purpose during retirement. Listen to Nancy’s insights and tips!

Tax-Talk: Steve will break down Trump’s tax proposal on Wednesday and how it applies to you, investors, and the economy.

College Time!: Steve will give a big thank […]

2104, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 55

By |April 21st, 2017|Categories: 401k, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

“When Harry Fired Sally”

Women and Finance: Steve brought Professor Egan onto the show to discuss his research paper “When Harry Fired Sally” which made national headlines this month in magazines like Barron’s and Investment News. Why is there still gender discrimination in the finance industry, and how can we combat it?

NFL Draft: Is the traffic driving you nuts? Let’s talk about the NFL Draft coming into the city of brotherly love! Steve brought on sports talk show host Vince Quinn to get the latest insight into what this means for Philadelphia!

Apples to Apples: […]

1304, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 54

By |April 13th, 2017|Categories: 401k, Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Real Tax Talk & Market Analysis

Gorsuch and Golf: Steve combined two current events for a “Lesson’s Learned” segment to teach us about how the nomination of Supreme Court Justice Gorsuch and Sergio Garcia’s  Masters Tournament win can teach us a valuable lesson about finance.

Active Managers in Action: Steve talked to Justin Baer of the Wall Street Journal to discuss active vs. passive managers! Are Active Managers really making a comeback? Or is this just a fluke period in time? What is the true value of the stock market?

IRS Insomnia: Are you having trouble sleeping at night over your tax audit? We hope not! If […]

704, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 53

By |April 7th, 2017|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Psychology of Retirement

Spending is Trending: Steve gave his insight on Baby Boomers. How have they changed the way retirees spend? Is it a colossal mistake? Stay tuned!

Taxation Terrors: Steve was joined by Tim Joseph of Cordasco Financial Network to break down everything taxes! What are the biggest mistakes? Is tax software a good idea? Answers are on the way!

The Psychology of Retirement: Steve interviewed psychologist Dr. Hershfield from the Wall Street Journal on the psychology of long term decision making. How does it impact your retirement? Listen in to find out!

Looking to […]

3103, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 52

By |March 31st, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Myth of Millionaires

The Myth of Millionaires: A record number of millionaires are popping up across the country. Does a million dollars mean you’re rich? Steve looked into it!

Advisor’s Alpha: Chris Tidmore from Vanguard joined the program. Chris and Steve talked about the secret skill advisors need to get you an extra 3 percent!

Back in Brick: Steve discussed some surprisingly big plans at Amazon! He also explained how the retail giant can get your life moving in a fun new direction!

Chaos, Normalized: Steve looked at data that shows terrorism is no longer a threat to […]

2403, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 51

By |March 24th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Buisness and Basketball

Budget Buster?: Are essential programs to your life and wealth getting cut by the President? Steve has the answers! 

The Doctor’s View: Dr. Anthony Mazzarelli who is the Senior Executive Vice President at Cooper Health, joined the show! Steve and Dr. Mazzarelli talked about why you shouldn’t panic about the new healthcare bill and where the money would actually go!

Business and Basketball: Josh Harris, who owns the Philadelphia 76ers, got to sit down with President Trump! Steve explained why the Sixers are a good example for the country and your finances!

Fed Control: The fed raised rates again! Steve […]

1703, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 50

By |March 17th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Filing and Fraud

Filing and Fraud: Michael Gillen from Duane Morris joined the show to talk about popular tax scams! Are you at risk? Steve broke it down.
 
Community Collapse: Gerry Banmiller of First Colonial Bank came on the show to explain why community banks are disappearing! Does it affect our loan system? Tune in to find out!
Get the Bread and Milk!: Steve explained why Winter Storm Stella can teach you a valuable lesson about life planning!
Healthcareless: Steve went after AARP and the way they responded to the new healthcare bill!

Looking to […]

1003, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 49

By |March 10th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Know Yourself, Grow Your Wealth:

Know Yourself, Grow Your Wealth: Steve had David Goodsell of Natixis Global Management on the program to talk about why being a successful investor deals directly with your heart!

Trump Market Crash:  The markets have been great under President Trump but is a crash imminent? Anthony Novara of DiMeo Schneider and Associates joined the show to explain if the bubble will burst!

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303, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 48

By |March 3rd, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

The Richest Man’s Silent Partner

 

And the Oscar Goes to…Someone Else: The Academy Awards were let down by one of the world’s biggest accounting firms. Does that spell trouble for you? Steve and Tim Joseph explained how you can safeguard your finances!

The Richest Man’s Silent Partner: Steve broke down why Warren Buffet is the big name, but his partner is the brains of the operation! He also explained how Buffet’s annual letter to shareholders is full of life lessons!

Fake News, Real Veto: President Trump has chosen to skip the White House Correspondent’s dinner. Steve gave his thoughts […]

2302, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 47

By |February 23rd, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

The Trump Effect? Shore-ly!

Taxes Decoded pt. 2: Steve continued the dive into President Trump’s tax plan! He explored the President’s mindset on the border tax, how it will balance things for the country, and what it means for you!

“The Hat Lady”: Marie LePera, a top-notch realtor in Brigantine, joined the show! Steve and Marie discussed the Trump Effect at the shore and how it’s led to a boom in the housing market!

Snap Decisions: Steve also spoke about the investment power of his favorite social media platform and how it keeps families together

 

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1602, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 46

By |February 16th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

President Trump’s Tax Plan

Taxes Decoded: Steve began breaking down President Trump’s tax plan! He explained the major factors that could impact your business and your household! Steve also gave what he sees as the strategy needed to conquer these colossal changes!

A Woman’s Touch: Barbara Stanny joined the show! A leading authority on women and wealth, Barbara and Steve discussed how to empower and educate women when it comes to finances

 

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902, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 45

By |February 9th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Immigration Sensations

Immigration Sensations: Steve was joined by immigration attorney Rob Seiger. They discussed President Trump’s travel ban, immigration’s impact on the economy and more!

Losing the House: Steve Forbes has a fear that Donald Trump could lose the Republican house! What’s setting off his concerns? Listen in to find out! 

Patriotic Effects: Steve explained why Tom Brady and Bill Belichick’s Super Bowl victory can be a valuable lesson for your life and your wealth!

 

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202, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 44

By |February 2nd, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Donald’s Delightful Deviance

The Inside View: President Trump’s confidant Larry Kudlow joined the show! Mr. Kudlow gave his thoughts on President Trump’s economic policies, the President’s Supreme Court nomination, and his new book JFK and the Reagan Revolution!

Donald’s Delightful Deviance: Members of the media are losing their minds as the President goes about implementing his agenda. Should you panic too? Steve reached back to the founding fathers to provide his perspective!

Fed Up: Janet Yellen’s time as head of the Fed should come to an end! Steve explained why the President needs someone else!

Off the Depp End: […]

2601, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 43

By |January 26th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Does Being a Workaholic Work?

The Ghost of Davos: Power players from all around the globe gathered at the Davos Conference, but the most important person wasn’t there. Brett LoGiurato from Business Insider joined the program to explain just how much President Trump dominated the conference and what the outlook is for American trade!

Does Being a Workaholic Work?: Alex Pang, author of the new book “Rest: Why You Get More Done When You Work Less” joined Steve to turn that theory on it’s head!!

Big Goals, Big Success?: The President provided his 100 day plan. Steve explained what he […]

1901, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 42

By |January 19th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Donald’s 100 Day Dash

Trump’s First 100 Days: Donald Trump’s first 100 days will be very important for the country. Steve gave his thoughts on how they can also teach you a valuable lesson!
More on Entrepreneurs: Catherine Fazio and Jorge Guzman of MIT joined the show to talk about the makeup of entrepreneurs and the importance of small business!

Opening Day: Steve explained why the people that won’t attend Trump’s inauguration are the reason he was elected in the first place!

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1201, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 41

By |January 12th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Family Values

 

Expanding Horizons: Joe Cortese of DiMeo Schneider and Associates will join the program to continue the conversation about 2017’s outlook. Joe and Steve will also discuss why a certain investment strategy makes sense now more than ever!

Verified Virtues: Donald Trump is building his team. Steve will tell you how Trump’s staff being vetted for their positions can give you more comfort and clarity with your finances!

All in the Family: Steve will tell you what he sees as Donald Trump’s most important value and why it can be bad news for business!
 
Final Report […]

501, 2017
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 40

By |January 5th, 2017|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Stock Market, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Financial Fitness

Financial Fitness: Who needs resolutions for New Years? All you need are Steve’s three easy steps for getting your finances on track in 2017! Your flabby plan will be a beefcake in no time!

Life in 2027: Joe Cortese of DiMeo Schneider and Associates joins the show to discuss what the markets could look like 10 years from now.  He and Steve also explained why consumer confidence is at an all time high and why it matters to you!

Homework Helper: Steve explained why a smart financial tool got him and his kids out […]

2912, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 39

By |December 29th, 2016|Categories: Bond Market, Donald Trump, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Small Business, Stock Market, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

Fall’s Finest

Does Investing Green Lead to Green?: Steve spoke with Brad Long of DiMeo Schneider and Associates about the practice of Socially Responsible Investing. Is it a gimmick? They also spoke about the merits of Active vs Passive investing!

JFK and Reagan: The Same. CNBC’s Larry Kudlow joined the show! He explained how Reagan’s legacy is due, in part, to a Democrat! Mr. Kudlow also gave his take on the presidential election!

New Year, New You: Steve will gave some tips for how to get your finances in line for the new year!

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2212, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 38

By |December 22nd, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|

New Year, New You

The US(SR): How much have fake news and hackers played a role in the US election? Steve gave his thoughts!

HUM: Has technology crossed the line of personal space? Steve explained why he disagrees with that notion and how you can benefit yourself!

New Year, New You: Steve provided some tips for how to get your finances in line for the new ye

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1512, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 37

By |December 15th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

No Signs, Big Problem

No Signs, Big Problem: Alan Thicke’s sudden death was shocking news to fans across the nation. Steve explained how his sudden passing contains an important lesson about your finances!

Does Investing Green Lead to Green?: Steve spoke with Brad Long of DiMeo Schneider and Associates about the practice of Socially Responsible Investing. Is it a gimmick? They also spoke about the merits of Active vs Passive investing!

Don’t Stop Yellen: The Fed raised rates for only the second time in ten years! Steve explained how this could impact your wallet and how […]

1212, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 36

By |December 12th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Shadow Savings

The Man Who Knew: Sebastian Mallaby, author of a new book about Alan Greenspan, joined the show to discuss the controversial Fed Chair.

Shadow Savings: Trump’s most recent tax proposal has been criticized for ignoring the supporting middle class. Steve explained why everyone’s perception is off base and what the new plan means for you!  

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112, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 35

By |December 1st, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Giving Yourself to the Poor House

Recount Your Donations: Jill Stein has been ripping people off during the holiday season! Steve explained the proper way to give so that you don’t throw your money away!

To Coddle is the Model?: A study says that more Millennials are living with their parents than ever! Steve broke down why this is the case and whether or not it’s a good thing for your children!

Retirement Planned: Researcher David Goodsell returned to the show! David and Steve chatted about what recent studies studies indicate most people need in their retirement plan!

Must Have […]

2311, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 34

By |November 23rd, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Trusted Advisors

Empty Cabinet: Donald Trump is selecting a staff to be his most trusted group of advisors. Have you done the same for your finances? Steve will explain why you need the right partner!

Bouncing Bonds: Michael Shamosh of the West Shore Fund joins the show to discuss the current bond market during this time of transition.

Doing it Conway: Trump’s Campaign advisor Kellyanne Conway took the world by storm. Now she plans to walk away from the White House. Steve explains how her choice could help improve your life!

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1711, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 33

By |November 17th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Do You Have Blind Trust in Your Family?

 

Trust in Kin: Donald Trump has assigned his children the task of running his businesses. Steve discussed the idea of mixing family and business and why it’s important to you!

Wall Street Workover: Leland Faust joined Steve to discuss his new book “A Capitalist’s Lament.” They talked about the deceptions of Wall Street and what a Trump presidency means to the big banks!

Piecing Together: Steve also covered the enormity of Trump’s blind trust. Find out how what the president-elect’s finances have in common with yours!

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1011, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 32

By |November 10th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , |

Trump a Win for Your Wallet?

Donald Trumps All: On the heels of Trump’s improbable presidential win Steve laid out what Trump’s first 100 days in office mean to you and your wallet! 

The Market’s Wild Ride: Steve explored the markets in depth with Michael Shamosh of the West Shore Fund and Anthony Novara from DiMeo Schneider and Associates! They brought all the details of how the markets handled Trump’s shakeup and what you should expect going forward!

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411, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 31

By |November 4th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , |

The Network that Changed the Election

Media Influence: Donald Trump has been criticizing the media constantly, but the most important network in the election is his own! Steve had Callum Borchers from the Washington Post on the show to talk about how Trump TV has impacted Trump the candidate!

Unstable Foundation:  Steve vented on his biggest frustrations with the Clinton Foundation and how their corruption has impacted the foundations that do good work.

Presidential Pricing: It’s common knowledge that the markets move with the presidential election, but is it true? Steve gave the answer!

Looking to take […]

2710, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 30

By |October 27th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

JFK and Reagan are the Same

So This is Normal? The Fed has announced that a stagnant GDP and low interest rates are the new normal. Is this the case? If so, how do you grow your investments? Steve had Joe Cortese of DiMeo Schneider and Associates on the show to explain!

JFK and Reagan: The Same. Larry Kudlow, author of “JFK and the Reagan Revolution” joined the show! He explained how Reagan’s legacy is due, in part, to a Democrat! Mr. Kudlow also gave his take on the upcoming election!

Health-Careless: Obamacare has begun to […]

2010, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 29

By |October 20th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Great Entrepreneurs Look Like…

Big Stage, Bigger Whiff: Steve broke down the third Presidential debate and explained why Trump missed plenty of chances to take it to Hillary!

Know Like the Pros: Donald Trump continues to take heat over his taxes. Steve explained how you can get the same type of breaks that he did!

Creative Destruction: Joe Carlen, author of “A Brief History of Entrepreneurship: The Pioneers, Profiteers, and Racketeers who Shaped History” talked about some of the greatest business innovators of all time.

Start Me Up: Archna Sahay of StartupPHL called into the show to discuss the booming entrepreneurial […]

1310, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 28

By |October 13th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Estate Planning, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

“People Worldwide Fear This Most”

Coffers and Caskets: A study found that the number one fear of investors worldwide is outliving their money. Susan Tillery, who conducted the study, joined Steve to discuss the important questions! Should baby boomers really be concerned? Should they make riskier investments? Are people being misled by advisors? Download the show to get the answers!

Monster or Mouse?: Steve will explain where all of the fear-inducing noise is coming from, how to get to the root of your retirement fears, and then how to conquer them in 3 easy steps!

Reality Check: A study […]

610, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 27

By |October 6th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Economy, Estate Planning, Small Business, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , |

Trump’s Tax Return

Hillary’s Trumping Up Taxes: Hillary Clinton wants to increase the estate tax to 65%. It’s what everyone’s talking about, but how much will it actually help? Evan Powers of SeekingAlpha.com joined the show to break it down!

Could Russia Hack the Polls?: A study has found that Pennsylvania is the state most likely to have its voting booths hacked! Cyber Security expert Rob D’Ovidio spoke with Steve and broke down whether or not you should be afraid to go to the polls!

Campaign-Breaking Development?: Donald Trump’s massive tax break has been all over […]

3009, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 26

By |September 30th, 2016|Categories: Banking, Donald Trump, Economy, Retirement, Small Business, Stock Market, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

Financial Illiteracy

A Taxing Debate: Richard Rubin, a tax policy writer for the Wall Street Journal, will join Steve to break down Trump and Hillary’s very different tax plans! How will they affect you? Listen in to find out!

Settle Down Now?: People across the country have been struggling with a worrisome trend….they’re retiring with debt. Steve will explain why it’s been happening and what you can do about it!

The A-B-C’s of 1-2-3’s: Heather Long will be a part of the program today! She’s a senior markets and economy writer for CNN Money and they’ll […]

2309, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 25

By |September 23rd, 2016|Categories: 401k, Banking, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Deep Dive Into Markets

Take a Hike, Hikes: Michael Shamosh of the West Shore Fund will join the show! He’ll talk with Steve about the Fed not raising rates, Trump, international markets and more!

Expert Amateurs: Spencer Jakab will join the show! He’s the author of a new book “Heads I win, Tails I Win.” Steve will ask him how even experts make mistakes in investing and how you can be successful by being CHEAP and LAZY!

N-Y-C ya later: Steve will tell you why if you’re taking a trip to New York city, you’d better […]

1609, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 24

By |September 16th, 2016|Categories: 401k, Banking, Economy, Investing, Retirement, Taxation, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , |

Shadow Courts

PA IRA: Erin Arvedlund of the Philadelphia Inquirer will join the program. She’ll talk with Steve about a new law that could cost you your retirement account!

Not So Wells Fargo: Aaron Back from The Wall Street Journal will be joining the show! He’ll talk to Steve about Wells Fargo and the practice of cross selling!

Shadow Courts: Haley Sweetland Edwards of Time will join Steve to discuss her book about secret courts that affect international trade. Does it mean anything for Donald Trump? Steve will find out!

 

Looking to take your retirement plan to […]

909, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 23

By |September 9th, 2016|Categories: Economy, Investing, Retirement, Small Business, Taxation|Tags: , , , , , , |

Taxes, Taxes, Taxes

America’s Backbone: Karen Mills, an adviser to Hillary Clinton, will join Steve to discuss Hillary’s plan for small businesses. Does Hillary really care about the little guy? Listen in to find out!

None of Our Business: Cynthia Burton of the Philadelphia Inquirer will join the show to break down the Philadelphia Business Tax. Steve will find out what’s wrong with it and who’s reaping the benefits!

Burning Bridges: Tim Joseph, a CPA at Cordasco Financial Network, will sit down with Steve to talk about Chris Christie ending Jersey’s tax agreement with […]

609, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 22

By |September 6th, 2016|Categories: Stock Market|Tags: , , , |

The Retirement Stigma

Reconsider Retirement?: Terry Hurley joined the show! He’ll talk with Steve about the stigma surrounding retirement and what you can do in your next phase of life!

Sharing is Caring: A new study shows that couples make a HUGE mistake when it comes to retirement. Steve will tell you what it is and how to fix it!

Bored Member: Professor Hui Zheng of The Ohio State University hopped on the show to talk about mental health and your job. Find out how watching the clock can make you kooky!

Apple, Sliced: Apple’s been hit with a […]

2508, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 21

By |August 25th, 2016|Categories: Stock Market|Tags: , , , |

How Markets React in an Election Year

Steve Cordasco brings you the latest insights on what’s happening in the world of personal finance, politics, and current events that matter to you. Here’s what’s in-store for today’s program:

Edward Jones’s Diary: Nir Kaissar of Bloomberg will join the show to talk about how the big brokerage firms are reacting to the fiduciary rule. Are investors in trouble? Steve will find out!

Potent POTUS: There’s plenty of people concerned about the markets when it comes to a Hillary Clinton Presidency. Michael Shamosh of the […]

1808, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 20

By |August 18th, 2016|Categories: Obamacare|Tags: , |

Insurance Companies Opting Out of Obamacare

Steve Cordasco brings you the latest insights on what’s happening in the world of personal finance, politics, and current events that matter to you. Here’s what’s in-store for this week’s podcast:

Obama Cares?: Michael Hiltzik of the Los Angeles Times will join Steve to discuss why he believes insurance companies are “whining” about the Affordable Care Act. Steve will also take some time to give you his thoughts on the situation!

Honestly, is it the Best Policy?: Cordasco Financial network’s Steve Mangine will speak with Steve […]

1108, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 19

By |August 11th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump|Tags: , , |

Trumpenomics & Obama’s Wage Growth Gaffe

Paper or Plastic: Avni Shah from the University of Toronto will join the show to talk about paying with cash versus paying with a card. How does each one affect our spending habits? Steve will find out!

Trumpenomics: Professor Jeffrey Miron of Harvard University and the Cato Institute will join Steve to discuss Trump’s big speech from Detroit on Monday. How will Trump fix the tax code? What details has he given on trade? The answers are on the way.

Sorry, Wrong Number: President Obama and […]

408, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 18

By |August 4th, 2016|Categories: Investing|Tags: , , |

Kent Grote & Spencer Jakab

Scratch and Whiff?: Kent Grote, an assistant professor of Economics and Business at Lake Forest College, will join the show to discuss the importance of state lotteries. How important are they for states and where does the money go? Steve will get the answers!

No Manors: The Treasury Department is amending the estate tax. Steve will break down what Trump thinks, what Hillary thinks, and why it matters to you!

Expert Amateurs: Spencer Jakab will join the show. He’s the author of a new book “Heads I […]

2807, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 17

By |July 28th, 2016|Categories: DNC in Philadelphia|Tags: , , , |

Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia

This week on  the “Your Life, Your Wealth” Network, Steve Cordasco brought you the latest insights on what’s happening in the world of personal finance, politics, and current events that matter to you. Here’s what’s in-store in the downloadable podcast:

Labor Love: Attorney Rick Grimaldi joined the show to discuss the relationship between the Democrats and labor. What is the TPP and why do they find it so important? How could union rules change under Hillary Clinton? All that and more ahead!

Faithful Feeling Berned: Bernie Sanders’ speech […]

707, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 16

By |July 7th, 2016|Categories: Bond Market|Tags: , , |

Bond Market Yields at All-Time Lows

This week on  the “Your Life, Your Wealth” Network, Steve Cordasco brings you the latest insights on what’s happening in the world of personal finance, politics, and current events that matter to you. Here’s what’s in-store in the downloadable podcast:

The “Write” Choice: Presidential candidate Laurence Kotlikoff joined the show to discuss why social security is broken, how to fix it, and why he deserves your vote in 2016!

Broken Bonds: Michael Shamosh of the West Shore Fund explains why global bond yields are trending at all time […]

3006, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 15

By |June 30th, 2016|Categories: Brexit|Tags: , , |

Brexit Breakdown

This week on  the “Your Life, Your Wealth” Network, Steve Cordasco brings you the latest insights on what’s happening in the world of personal finance, politics, and current events that matter to you. Here’s what’s in-store for the downloadable podcast:

UK, OK?: Steve was joined by author and economist Jim Rickards to discuss the economic impact of Brexit. Is the worst over? Is the American dollar holding up? How will the Fed respond? Steve get’s the answers!

Retirement Rates Revisited: Bill Bengen, independent researcher and contributor to Financial Adviser Magazine, joined the […]

2306, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 14

By |June 23rd, 2016|Categories: Economy|Tags: , |

Matchmakers, The “Gig Economy” and Microsoft’s “Connection” With Linkedin

Welcome to the program! Steve has a wonderful show for you this week.

Matchmaker, Matchmaker: Whether you know the term or not, Matchmakers continue to play a bigger role in our lives. Author Richard Schmalensee will join Steve to explain what a matchmaker is, how stable they are as investments, and their seemingly limitless potential.

Working for Yourself is…a Bad Thing?: Steve Tobak of Forbes and Fox Business will join the show to discuss how the growing “gig economy” has impacted the nation. […]

1606, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 13

By |June 16th, 2016|Categories: Fiduciary Rule, Retirement|Tags: , |

Transitioning to Retirement & The Emotional Impact of Investing Mistakes

This week, we have a jam-packed show for you!

The Fiduciary, Stranded: The new fiduciary rules are on hold due to impending lawsuits. Steve will bring Mark Schoeff Jr. (@markschoeff) of Investment News onto the program to find out who’s opposing the rule and explain why it’s a disservice to American investors everywhere.

Transitions and Cash Flow: Steve will give you his take on how to navigate transitioning towards retirement while maintaining financial security. The answer is simpler than you […]

906, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 12

By |June 9th, 2016|Categories: Federal Reserve|Tags: |

Janet Yellen in Philadelphia

Welcome once again to the “Your Life, Your Wealth” program! Steve has a great program for you today, and we’re excited to bring it to you.

Fed Chairwoman, Janet Yellen was in Philadelphia this week. Steve spoke with her prior to her big speech downtown, and he shares the highlights of her speech, the personal conversation they had, and what is all means for you and your money.

Senior Vice President at 1st Colonial Bank, Jerry Silvi joins the show to talk about co-signed loans, reverse mortgages and […]

206, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 11

By |June 2nd, 2016|Categories: 401k, Real Estate|

Are we seeing the beginning of a new real estate bubble?

Welcome once again to the “Your Life, Your Wealth” program! Steve has a great program for you today, and we’re excited to bring it to you.

There is a lot of talk about the resurgence of the housing market, and fears that another real estate bubble may be developing. Steve brings in one of the foremost real estate experts, Bryan Crabtree (@bryancrabtree) – host of the radio program “Real Estate with Bryan and Mackenzie” on AM920 in Atlanta, […]

2605, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 10

By |May 26th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Estate Planning, Hugh Hewitt, Stock Market|

The “Best Of” The Your Life, Your Wealth Program

The Your Life, Your Wealth program may be new, but that hasn’t stopped Steve Cordasco from bringing you some of the most interesting and educational guests and topics for your financial life.

In this episode, we recall the “best of” the Your Life, Your Wealth program.

First up, Hugh Hewitt (@hughhewitt) joins Steve from the prestigious Union League to discuss the Donald Trump, the November election and how Bill Clinton may be brought in as the new “Economy Czar”.

Next, is a […]

1605, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 9

By |May 16th, 2016|Categories: Donald Trump, Stock Market|Tags: , , , |

How Trump & Hillary Invest…And What It Means For You

Steve has a great show for you this week!

Diana Furchtgott Roth – Columnist at Marketwatch.com and former Chief Economist for the US Department of Labor joins Steve to talk about Central State Pension Fund Issues. How did the fund get into this position and who’s responsible?

Anthony Novara – Senior Research Analyst from DiMeo Schneider and Associates will be on to help shed some light on Donald Trump’s effect on the stock market, and why he isn’t making as big of […]

505, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 8

By |May 5th, 2016|Categories: Estate Planning, Stock Market|Tags: , , , |

What Prince’s Death Can Teach You About Estate Planning & Are Your Stock Market Fears Warranted?

Steve brings you another action-packed episode this week!

We all heard about the tragic recent passing of music icon Prince, but what may be equally tragic is the possibility that his entire multi-million dollar estate may be distributed according to the laws of the state of Minnesota, instead of the final wishes of Prince himself. Steve discusses the actions you should be taking in your estate planning process with experts Danielle Mayoras from

2804, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 7

By |April 28th, 2016|Categories: 401k, Donald Trump, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

Donald Trump’s Tariffs, Architect of NEW Retirement System, and Should Delaware Be the Home of Your New Business?

Starting things off, Steve continues the discussion about the proposed plan that would wipe out 401K’s for a government mandated retirement system. The architect of this plan, Teresa Ghilarducci (@tghilarducci) joins the show to debate it’s merits. You can read more about her work and the details of this new plan by visiting http://teresaghilarducci.org/.

Next Steve brings a heavy-hitter from the Washington Post – Jim Tankersley (@jimtankersley) […]

2104, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 6

By |April 21st, 2016|Categories: 401k, Stock Market|Tags: , , |

Are 401K’s going away? What does the US/Saudi fray mean for your investments? Is there a lesson to learn from Kobe, Connor & Van Halen?

Christian Weller is on the show for a fiery debate about the future of 401k’s. Are 401k plans being replaced by government mandated savings plans? Christian Weller (@Prof_CEW) provides his policy focused insights while Steve Cordasco discusses the subject from a economics and small business owner point of view. You don’t want to miss this guest.

Next up, Steve brings on Jim Rickards (@jamesgrickards) […]

1404, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 5

By |April 14th, 2016|Categories: Federal Reserve, Fiduciary Rule, Student Loans|Tags: , , , , |

What Does the New Fiduciary Rule Mean to You, and Is the Fix In for This Election?

Steve starts off the program with an excellent interview of an expert journalist, Mark Schoeff, Jr. Mark covers capitol hill and regulatory matters from Inside the Beltway for InvestmentNews, and has the latest take on the Department of Labor’s new fiduciary ruling, as well as the potential collateral damage it may cause. You can learn more about Mark by visiting InvestmentNews or following him on Twitter @MarkSchoeff.

Is the fix in? Steve sheds light […]

704, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 4

By |April 7th, 2016|Categories: Gold, Small Business|Tags: , , , |

Trumps “Crash” Comments, Bernie’s Visit to Philadelphia and “The New Case for Gold” by Jim Rickards

Donald Trump is in the news again. This time with a recent comment about the stock market’s coming crash. Steve shares his insights into the markets, as well as the process used at Cordasco Financial Network to help investors understand their risk and position their portfolios accordingly.

On a local topic, Steve addresses the recent Philadelphia visits of Bernie Sanders and Hillary Clinton. Steve recently penned a post for the Philadelphia Business Journal Titled, “The […]

3103, 2016
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Your Life, Your Wealth – Episode 3

By |March 31st, 2016|Categories: Banking, Student Loans|Tags: , , |

Steve Cordasco had a jam-packed show this week!

Trump vs Clinton – Why do small banks say Hillary is getting their vote? What’s behind the reason for Clinton winning their vote? Would you move your money out of a bank that supports a candidate that you don’t like? Gerry Banmiller of 1st Colonial Community Bank weighs in with his opinion on why more small banks say they like Clinton over Trump.

Also, Steve shares some of his thoughts on Trump’s talking points about China. Is China really to blame for a […]

2403, 2016
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Steve Cordasco is BACK ON-THE-AIR!

By |March 24th, 2016|Categories: Small Business|Tags: , , , , , , |

Steve Cordasco is finally back ON-THE-AIR with his new program, “The Your Life, Your Wealth Network”

In this episode, Steve engages with live callers about the recently released plans for a government mandate of all businesses to provide a “forced” retirement system to their employees. Is this “forced” system a necessary adjustment in response to a broken 401k system, or is this just another instance of government overreach into the private lives of American citizens? You decide.

Along with the discussion of small business, Steve turns his sights to the coming […]

2502, 2016
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US States and Other Nations Woo Retirees & Businesses With Tax Breaks

By |February 25th, 2016|Categories: Taxation|

The Your Life, Your Wealth Network Podcast

The Your Life, Your Wealth program starts with an interview of Jim Rickards; New York Times best-selling author and Chief Global Strategist of the West Shore Fund. Steve and Jim discuss the latest piece from Rickards’ Real Time Commentary titled: Back to the Future for the Fed. You can access that commentary HERE. Jim outlines the potential next move of the Federal Reserve, as they try to prevent secular stagnation, and what it means for you. Listen to Jim Rickards’ stand-alone […]