The term “fake news” has become synonymous with the political climate of the past few years. But the phenomenon has spread to other parts of our culture as well. What about fake news in the financial space? We’ll look at some recent news headlines to see if they qualify to be labeled as “fake news”.
Indecision can be just as dangerous as making the wrong decision. That’s why sometimes you have to decide when to fish or when to cut bait. J’Neanne will walk us through five holdups that might stall your financial decisions. We also answer a listener question about rental properties.
What do Kohl’s, Disney, and McDonald’s have in common? They're all making headlines as they roll out new business plans. J’Neanne talks about how their plans could affect you as an investor. Then, love is in the air with today’s question from the mailbag...but is debt hovering as well?
There’s a buzzword in the financial world called “safe money”, but it has many definitions . Everyone wants their money to be safe to a certain extent, but you need to balance risk and safety in your portfolio. There's also a lot of misinformation out there, so J’Neanne shares everything you need to know about safe money.
Are you wondering if it’s “safe” to retire? What kind of factors should you consider beforehand? In looking at your lifestyle and preparing you for some of the unknowns, J’Neanne gives some pointers on how to know when you’re ready to retire. She then talks tax reform as we put Tax Day 2019 behind us.
Today we’re tackling five financial pain points you will likely face--if not now, then in the future. Do you know how you plan to address these in your life? Then, we’ll talk about J’Neanne’s thoughts on taxing the rich and saving for college.
Everyone has a junk drawer somewhere full of odds and ends that might get so cluttered you forget what you have. We’ll talk about the six financial things you probably have sitting in a drawer somewhere as well and what you need to do to dust them off and make sure they are put to use. Then, J’Neanne talks about student loans and the ripple effect they have in the financial world.
On this all-mailbag edition of the podcast, learn how your Social Security will be taxed. We'll also explore how cash settlements and inheritances could change your retirement.
We have more information at our fingertips than ever before. However, too much information can hinder our financial decision-making abilities. J'Neanne explains.
If you've overcomplicated your retirement plan, then you need to hear this podcast. Discover the dangers of unnecessarily complicating your finances.
When it comes to making financial decisions, your choices aren't always black and white. In fact, there's usually a lot of gray area. J'Neanne explains.
Risk tolerance is a buzzword you've probably heard, but it's important to understand what it means to you. Discover your level of risk tolerance.
J'Neanne tells us about a time she met with someone who had strong but wrong beliefs on a particular topic in the financial realm.
Most people think their advisors pick investments, but that's only a small part of the job. In reality, financial advising is problem solving.
We explore a Wall Street Journal article connecting the dots between steak dinners and annuity sales. J'Neanne explains and offers a different strategy.
Hidden expenses are lurking in your retirement plan even if you can't see them. Join us as we uncover important areas where you'll find hidden costs.
Strategize the best use for your qualified retirement accounts as we take your questions on IRAs and 401(k)s. Learn about rollovers and IRA consolidation.
J'Neanne helps us unpack recent headlines on gold, unemployment, and the national debt. We'll learn whether the news will affect your finances.
Discover whether you're too old to work. A recent Forbes article examines the debate of aging in the workplace. J'Neanne explains.
Jargon can get confusing. We'll explore some tricky financial terms you should know, and we'll help you to better understand them.