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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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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 […]
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 […]
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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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!
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!
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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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!
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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 […]
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 […]
“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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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!
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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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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!
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 […]
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. […]
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 […]
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, […]
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 […]
Hugh Hewitt Joins Steve From the Union League
Steve has an excellent show for you today!
Are We in a Recession
Steve discusses the latest viral interview with Rich Zeoli on 1210 WPHT that has been getting a lot of traction. When asked about the current state of the economy, Steve explains why he believes we are actually in a recession. He dives into the details of this recent article and explains his view of the US economy today, and where it’s going in the future.
“Sell in May and Go Away
Jake Summers, […]
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 […]
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
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) […]
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) […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]