Everyday Wealth

By Soledad O'Brien & Jean Chatzky

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Everyday Wealth, a nationally syndicated radio show and podcast hosted by Soledad O’Brien and Jean Chatzky, explores important financial decisions and how they affect our lives. Every week Jean and Soledad discuss the current events, policy updates and life changes that are impacting our financial well-being. The show covers a range of topics and strategies, such as wealth management and generational planning, retirement income and tax-efficient investing. Joined by Edelman Financial Engines wealth planners and industry experts, listeners hear fresh and compelling insights and strategies to help elevate their financial potential.

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Episode Date
An economist’s take on what’s happening today
2429
In this week’s episode, Soledad O’Brien and Jean Chatzky talk to economist and bestselling author Larry Kotlikoff about inflation, when to take social security and when to invest, all of which might surprise you. Then later in the episode, Edelman Financial Engines Planner Brian Leslie talks to Jean and Soledad about homeownership and different approaches to mortgages, how much life insurance you actually need and more. On this episode: Interview with Economist Larry Kotlikoff To buy or not to buy a home ... that is the question Some do’s and don’ts on life insurance   Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results.   Neither Financial Engines Advisors, L.L.C. nor any of its advisors sell insurance products. Edelman Financial Engines affiliates may receive insurance related compensation for the referral of insurance opportunities to third parties if individuals elect to purchase insurance through those third parties. You are encouraged to review this information with your insurance agent or broker to determine the best options for your particular circumstances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 22, 2022
What to do with your end-of-year bonus
563
Cash bonuses vs. stock bonuses   Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results.   Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances.   Dollar Cost Averaging does not assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. For the strategy to be effective, you must continue to purchase shares in both up and down markets. As such, an investor needs to consider his/her financial ability to continuously invest through periods of low price levels. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 20, 2022
Caring for parents and the 40/70 rule
569
Setting care expectations for families   Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 19, 2022
Investing trends and diversification
570
The rise and risks of DIY investing   Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 18, 2022
Investing: The importance of diversification
2379
Soledad O’Brien and Jean Chatzky, along with Edelman Financial Engines Planner John McCafferty, talk about the risks of going it alone when it comes to investing on this episode of Everyday Wealth. Listen as they discuss topics, such as investing trends, caring for aging parents and what to do with a year-end bonus. On this episode: Investing trends and diversification The rise and risks of DIY investing Caring for parents andthe 40/70 rule What to do with your end-of-year bonus   An index is a portfolio of specific securities (common examples are the S&P, DJIA, NASDAQ), the performance of which is often used as a benchmark in judging the relative performance of certain asset classes. Indexes are unmanaged portfolios and investors cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results.   Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results.   Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances.   Dollar Cost Averaging does not assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. For the strategy to be effective, you must continue to purchase shares in both up and down markets. As such, an investor needs to consider his/her financial ability to continuously invest through periods of low price levels. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 15, 2022
Get your financial house in order: Estate planning
532
What should be on your estate planning checklist?   Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 14, 2022
Your personal economy: Retirement withdrawal strategies
620
The 4% rule needs an update. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 13, 2022
The markets and economy are thriving. Why don’t we feel better?
672
Rising prices are impacting consumer sentiment.   An index is a portfolio of specific securities (common examples are the S&P, DJIA, NASDAQ), the performance of which is often used as a benchmark in judging the relative performance of certain asset classes. Indexes are unmanaged portfolios and investors cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 11, 2022
Growing and protecting wealth goes beyond the markets and the economy
2414
Soledad O’Brien and Jean Chatzky, accompanied by Edelman Financial Engines Planner Andy Smith, take on perception vs. reality when it comes to helping grow and protect everyday wealth. Listen as they also discuss retirement withdrawal strategies and the do’s and don’ts of estate planning and making a will.   An index is a portfolio of specific securities (common examples are the S&P, DJIA, NASDAQ), the performance of which is often used as a benchmark in judging the relative performance of certain asset classes. Indexes are unmanaged portfolios and investors cannot invest directly in an index. Past performance does not guarantee future results.   Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 08, 2022
Get your Financial House in Order: Savings
530
Are you saving enough? Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances. Dollar Cost Averaging does not assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. For the strategy to be effective, you must continue to purchase shares in both up and down markets. As such, an investor needs to consider his/her financial ability to continuously invest through periods of low price levels. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 07, 2022
Inflation vs Shrinkflation
574
Understanding today’s soaring prices   Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances. Dollar Cost Averaging does not assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. For the strategy to be effective, you must continue to purchase shares in both up and down markets. As such, an investor needs to consider his/her financial ability to continuously invest through periods of low price levels. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 06, 2022
The Great Resignation? Or one big opportunity?
713
Is retiring early an option for you? Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances. Dollar Cost Averaging does not assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. For the strategy to be effective, you must continue to purchase shares in both up and down markets. As such, an investor needs to consider his/her financial ability to continuously invest through periods of low price levels. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 05, 2022
New year, new financial opportunities
2402
Soledad O'Brien and Jean Chatzky kick off 2022, accompanied by Edelman Financial Engines planner, Jason Cowans, on the inaugural episode of Everyday Wealth. Listen as they discuss areas that could impact your wealth, from the Great Resignation and inflation to creating tactical New Year’s financial resolutions. Investing strategies, such as asset allocation, diversification, or rebalancing do not assure or guarantee better performance and cannot eliminate the risk of investment losses. There are no guarantees that a portfolio employing these or any other strategy will outperform a portfolio that does not engage in such strategies. Funds and ETFs are subject to risk, including loss of principal. All investments have inherent risks. There can be no assurance that the investment strategy proposed will obtain its goal. Past performance does not guarantee future results. Neither Edelman Financial Engines, a division of Financial Engines Advisors L.L.C., nor its affiliates offer tax or legal advice. Interested parties are strongly encouraged to seek advice from qualified tax and/or legal experts regarding the best options for your particular circumstances. Dollar Cost Averaging does not assure a profit or protect against a loss in a declining market. For the strategy to be effective, you must continue to purchase shares in both up and down markets. As such, an investor needs to consider his/her financial ability to continuously invest through periods of low price levels. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jan 01, 2022
Happy Holidays, Farewell, and Thanks for the memories
5155
It’s the final broadcast of The Ric Edelman Show. Join Ric as he reminisces on the most unique, controversial, and fun segments from over 1,500 national broadcasts. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 25, 2021
Until we meet again
5124
Join Ric for the final original broadcast of The Ric Edelman Show as he signs off one last time after 36 years. Plus, hear more about his new show, coming soon. On this episode: Ric’s annual gift list, take 2 It’s not goodbye, it’s hello (again) What’s behind recent insider sales? Never say never again See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 18, 2021
How to choose an advisor
996
With so many factors to consider when choosing a financial advisor, it’s easy to get analysis paralysis. Listen as Ric explains how to simplify the process. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 16, 2021
Dealing with the hectic holidays
489
For many, this is the busiest time of the year and it’s easy to get overwhelmed. Hear Jean explain how the concept of stillness can help bring your life back into balance. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 15, 2021
A solution for college debt?
308
Today, many young people have more debt after leaving school than they did at graduation. Listen to Ric tell you about some of the plans being developed to deal with this issue. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 14, 2021
Ric’s annual gift list
305
Each year, we bring you a holiday gift list you won’t find anywhere else, for good reason. Listen as Ric tells you about some of the over-the-top items on this year’s list. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 13, 2021
’Tis the season of stress
5139
On today’s show, tips for staying centered during the holiday. Plus, choosing an investment advisor, a plan to eliminate student debt and a list of holiday gifts absolutely nobody needs. On this episode: Ric’s annual gift list A solution for college debt? Dealing with the hectic holidays How to choose an advisor See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 11, 2021
There’s still a lot left to do
678
In addition to launching a new radio show, Ric and Jean have big plans related to education, Alzheimer’s research and much more. Hear Ric explain all the exciting details. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 07, 2021
Goodbye Ric, hello Ric
600
The Ric Edelman Show is coming to an end, but Ric isn’t going anywhere. Listen as he discusses the next chapter in his radio career, The Truth About Your Future. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 06, 2021
Big changes are coming
4577
The end of a radio show, the start of another, year-end checklists and the future of money. Listen to Ric tell you about some of the big changes right around the corner. On this episode: Goodbye Ric, hello Ric. There’s still a lot left to do Year-end financial checklist The technology of money See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Dec 05, 2021
Happy Thanksgiving weekend!
5150
We hope you and yours can take time to reflect and gives thanks. Listen as Ric Edelman revisits some of the best stories, segments and callers over the past few months of The Ric Edelman Show. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 27, 2021
Planning for change
5141
A longer life, delayed retirement, kids going to college, these a just a few life changes you’ll likely face. Listen as Ric explains why you need a plan for change. On this episode: Financial planning for a longer life Figuring out mortgage math Avoiding the college money pit Buying the Constitution? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 20, 2021
Does reduced volatility mean reduced anxiety?
273
Listen to Ric discuss how a diversified portfolio can help you sleep at night. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 19, 2021
Ask Ric! Best-of callers from November 13, 2021
1555
The lines are always open! You’ve heard Ric on the show, now it’s time to hear from you. Have a comment or want to ask Ric a personal finance question? Click to submit: edelmanfinancialengines.com/ric-edelman-radio/question, or email AskRic@RicEdelman.com. Ric might even feature your question on the show! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 18, 2021
Bitcoin and crypto are going mainstream
406
Banks, brokerages, even your favorite retailers and restaurants are making a big push into Bitcoin. Hear why Ric is excited about these developments. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 17, 2021
Cutting the cord and moving forward
358
Life changes can impact our emotional well-being. Listen as Jean Edelman talks about self-care techniques to help you through difficult times. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 16, 2021
A legacy for the future
422
With only four broadcasts left of the Ric Edelman Show, listen to Ric discuss the legacy he and Jean have created – and how they plan to build on it in the future. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 15, 2021
Bitcoin and the future ahead
5138
Listen as Ric Edelman covers the big developments in Bitcoin – and what he and Jean plan to do after the Ric Edelman Show ends. On this episode: A legacy for the future Bitcoin and crypto are going mainstream Does reduced volatility mean reduced anxiety? Cutting the cord and moving forward See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 13, 2021
AI can create both art and chaos
291
Artificial intelligence has been used to create “new” Beethoven symphonies. It is also being used to create massive scams. Hear what Ric has to say. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 12, 2021
Thinking of selling an appreciated asset? Consider donating it instead
285
Listen to Ric discuss the potential benefits, to both you and your favorite charity, of donating appreciated assets. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 11, 2021
Ask Ric! Best-of callers from November 6, 2021
1226
The lines are always open! You’ve heard Ric on the show, now it’s time to hear from you. Have a comment or want to ask Ric a personal finance question? Click to submit: edelmanfinancialengines.com/ric-edelman-radio/question, or email AskRic@RicEdelman.com. Ric might even feature your question on the show! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 10, 2021
Bitcoin goes mainstream
355
The airwaves are being bombarded with bitcoin ads featuring stars like Matt Damon, Tom Brady and Stephen Curry. Listen to Ric discuss what this means to the markets and to you. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 09, 2021
We’re seeing the biggest bump in inflation in more than a decade
653
What should you do? Buy gold? Buy so-called value stocks? Commodities? Ric discusses some popular misconceptions. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 08, 2021
Rising inflation, taxes, bitcoin – they all give investors a lot to consider
5124
Listen to Ric Edelman answer listener calls and discuss what today’s changing investment environment means for you.  On this episode: Bitcoin goes mainstream We’re seeing the biggest bump in inflation in more than a decade Thinking of selling an appreciated asset? Consider donating it instead. AI can create both art and chaos See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 06, 2021
A lot of workers don’t contribute to their 401(k)
455
Ric discusses how you; your family and friends need to understand the importance of contributing to your workplace savings plan. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 05, 2021
The Fed releases disturbing data on racial income disparities.
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Across the country, income inequality is real. Ric describes efforts that are being made to address this growing problem and how those efforts will be paid for. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 04, 2021
Alzheimer's disease is the nation's number one health care crisis
320
Listen as Ric discusses the toll and cost of treatment for this worldwide scourge. And why a drug that cost $56,000 a year is not a viable answer. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 03, 2021
Pension fund managers feel the pinch as the number of retirees continues to grow
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To try to boost returns, pension funds are turning to alternative investments. Will increased risk result in higher returns? Get Ric’s take here. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 02, 2021
Are you bullish or bearish on the stock market?
687
Despite some negative economic news, corporations remain profitable and bulls outnumber bears by a wide margin. Listen to Ric discuss what this means for your investment strategy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Nov 01, 2021
Corporations thrive despite economic news
5140
Money managers remain bullish and pension funds are adding riskier investments to their portfolios. Meanwhile, income disparity continues to widen. Listen to Ric Edelman discuss what all this means for you.  On this episode: Are you bullish or bearish on the stock market? Pension fund managers feel the pinch as the number of retirees continues to grow The Fed releases disturbing data on racial income disparities. Alzheimer's disease is the nation's number one health care crisis A lot of workers don’t contribute to their 401 (k) See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 30, 2021
401(k) millionaires reach a new high
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Stock market gains mean 412,000 401(k) accounts are worth more than $1 million. But some 51 million workers aren’t offered a 401(k). See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 29, 2021
A tale of two recoveries
591
Soaring household net worth continues to drive consumer spending. Listen as Isabel Barrow discusses how not all Americans are so fortunate. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 28, 2021
Travel is back!
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As we emerge from Covid, Americans are hitting the road. Listen to Isabel Barrow discuss emerging travel trends. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 27, 2021
Claiming your retirement benefits can be complicated
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Listen as Isabel Barrow lays out important information on your Social Security and Medicare benefits. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 26, 2021
The economy continues to face headwinds
434
Economists are baffled by low workplace participation rates. Listen to Isabel Barrow discuss the latest news and how to prepare for winter gas bills. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 25, 2021
The economy keeps growing
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Are you starting to feel the pinch from inflation and supply chain woes? Listen to Isabel Barrow discuss economic challenges and what they could mean for you.  On this episode: The economy continues to face headwinds Claiming your retirement benefits can be complicated Travel is back! A tale of two recoveries 401(k) millionaires reach a new high See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 23, 2021
Consumer prices are rising around the world
5138
Is inflation starting to hit your pocketbook? Listen to Ric Edelman discuss the latest on inflation and share his advice for your money.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 16, 2021
Climate change is impacting home insurance costs
360
The Federal Emergency Management Agency is now incorporating “climate risk” into the cost of its flood insurance. Listen to Isabel Barrow explain how climate change will affect the cost of homeownership in the future. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 15, 2021
The changing job market
702
What should you be thinking about if you are planning a job or career change? Listen to Isabel Barrow talk about where the hot jobs will be over the next decade. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 14, 2021
What are your future aspirations?
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Our goals are often formed early in life and remain fixed. Listen to Isabel Barrow discuss how to revisit them and make sure they are evolving as you move toward retirement. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 13, 2021
Are we in for a bumpy ride going forward?
658
Concerns about inflation, labor shortages and supply chain issues are rising. Listen to Isabel Barrow explain how these factors could impact the economy. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 12, 2021
Are you prepared for change?
5138
Changes are occurring in the economy, the job market and the environment. Listen to Isabel Barrow fill in for Ric Edelman and discuss how you can prepare for the coming changes and challenges ahead. On this episode: Are we in for a bumpy ride going forward? The changing job market What are your future aspirations? Climate change is impacting home insurance costs See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 09, 2021
How to prepare for market volatility
5140
The Federal Reserve indicated that it would reduce its stimulus and hike interest rates. Listen to Ric Edelman explain why this is no reason to panic.  On this episode: How much do you need to retire comfortably? The risks of ‘buy now, pay later’ loans Are you stuck on your AGE? The evolution of higher education See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 02, 2021
Is climate change a financial risk?
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It’s estimated that 33% of Americans experienced a natural disaster this year. Listen to Ric Edelman talk about rising costs due to extreme weather. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Oct 01, 2021
The change in SEASON brings benefits
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Cool air and warm treats will fill the weeks ahead. Listen to Ric and Jean Edelman welcome the fall season. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 30, 2021
The Evergrande crisis in China
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The stock of the real estate developer is down 88% this year. Listen to Ric Edelman explain why this suddenly matters to global financial markets. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 29, 2021
Ask Ric! Best-of callers from September 25, 2021
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The lines are always open! You’ve heard Ric on the show, now it’s time to hear from you. Have a comment or want to ask Ric a personal finance question? Click to submit: edelmanfinancialengines.com/ric-edelman-radio/question, or email AskRic@RicEdelman.com. Ric might even feature your question on the show! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 28, 2021
33% of investors say they own digital assets
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So why did the SEC just issue a statement about certain cryptocurrencies? Listen to Ric Edelman reveal the details of a fascinating story. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 27, 2021
What’s behind recent stock market volatility?
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Global markets have dropped from earlier highs. Listen to Ric Edelman talk about the causes and how to maintain your long-term focus.  On this episode: 33% of investors say they own digital assets The Evergrande crisis in China Is climate change a financial risk? The change in SEASON brings benefits See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 25, 2021
10 tips to improve your life
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There’s always room to grow in your journey. Listen to Ric and Jean Edelman share helpful advice. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 24, 2021
Can commodities protect against inflation?
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A listener is worried about the rising federal deficit. Listen to Ric Edelman explain how to hedge against inflation. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 23, 2021
4 big banks issue stock market warnings
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Why the pessimism when the stock market is near all-time highs? Listen to Ric Edelman explain why Wall Street is getting nervous. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 22, 2021
Ask Ric! Best-of callers from September 18, 2021
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The lines are always open! You’ve heard Ric on the show, now it’s time to hear from you. Have a comment or want to ask Ric a personal finance question? Click to submit: edelmanfinancialengines.com/ric-edelman-radio/question, or email AskRic@RicEdelman.com. Ric might even feature your question on the show! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 21, 2021
2 must-know details about recent tax proposals
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The good news is that you have time for the specifics to emerge. Listen to Ric Edelman discuss the latest on taxes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 20, 2021
The new tax bill is here
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Will Congress pass the legislation? Listen to Ric Edelman talk about the new tax proposals and what it all means for your money.  On this episode: 2 must-know details about recent tax proposals 10 tips to help improve your life 4 big banks issue stock market warnings Can commodities protect against inflation? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 18, 2021
Remembering heroes and victims 20 years later
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We can all recall where we were on September 11, 2001. Listen to Ric Edelman share his perspective on the tragic event.  On this episode: Should unemployment benefits be extended? Half of teenagers think the stock market is bad The average funeral costs $12,000 It’s time to spread some JOY See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 11, 2021
What is payment for order flow?
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Government regulators are looking into this business. Listen to Ric Edelman discuss the practice and its connection to free stock trading. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 10, 2021
A $2.6 trillion money manager moves into ETFs
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It’s another sign of change for the fund industry. Listen to Ric Edelman tell the story. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 09, 2021
When should you claim Social Security?
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If benefits could be cut, some people think it makes sense to claim early. Listen to Ric Edelman explain why this is the wrong approach. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 08, 2021
Social Security benefits could be cut by 24%
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The Social Security Administration says it could happen by 2033. Listen to Ric Edelman talk about the implications for retirees. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 06, 2021
We need to talk about Social Security
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A new report found the Social Security trust fund is in trouble. Listen to Ric Edelman discuss the big news on this Labor Day weekend.  On this episode: Social Security benefits could be cut by 24% When should you claim Social Security? A $2.6 trillion money manager moves into ETFs What is payment for order flow? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 04, 2021
Why are so many law school graduates struggling?
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For starters, they have on average $200,000 in debt. Listen to Ric Edelman talk about the troubling trends for young lawyers. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 03, 2021
4 million people quit their jobs
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The rate at which people are resigning is at a record. Listen to Ric Edelman explain what’s behind this unusual story. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 02, 2021
Ask Ric! Best-of callers from August 28, 2021
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The lines are always open! You’ve heard Ric on the show, now it’s time to hear from you. Have a comment or want to ask Ric a personal finance question? Click to submit: edelmanfinancialengines.com/ric-edelman-radio/question, or email AskRic@RicEdelman.com. Ric might even feature your question on the show! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Sep 01, 2021
Examining ETFs and mutual funds
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A major Wall Street firm shifts some assets from one type of fund to the other. Listen to Ric Edelman share the story and other news about funds. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 31, 2021
Corporations sell $300 billion of junk bonds
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Investors are buying the bonds because of their yields. Listen to Ric Edelman reveal how investor interest could break a record. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 30, 2021
Are markets trading at extremes?
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Stocks reach new all-time highs and rates remain near historic lows. Listen to Ric Edelman discuss the latest news and what it means for you.  On this episode: Corporations sell $300 billion of junk bonds Examining ETFs and mutual funds 4 million people quit their jobs Why are so many law school graduates struggling? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 28, 2021
Millions are unprepared for retirement
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A recent survey found that 25% of adults have nothing saved. Listen to Isabel Barrow talk about this troubling trend. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 23, 2021
What’s going on with car prices?
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People are selling used cars for a profit. Listen to Isabel Barrow explain what’s happening and how to shop for a new car. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 21, 2021
How are you feeling after a tough week?
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We’re thinking of people in Afghanistan, Haiti and those battling the Delta variant. Listen to Isabel Barrow fill in for Ric Edelman and discuss how markets are handling the news.  On this episode: How much can you spend in retirement? Why are rents rising so fast? Millions are unprepared for retirement What’s going on with car prices? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 21, 2021
The market for non-fungible tokens is growing
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So far this year, $2.5 billion in NFTs has traded. Listen to Ric Edelman explain how video games are playing a role in this trend. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 19, 2021
The latest developments in cryptocurrencies
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Several major Wall Street firms are getting involved with digital assets. Listen to Ric Edelman share some interesting news. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 18, 2021
How do special needs trusts work?
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A mother calls to ask for help with her adult son. Listen to Ric Edelman explain the important considerations. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 17, 2021
Investors deposit $500 billion into ETFs
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These funds now hold more than $6 trillion. Listen to Ric Edelman discuss the latest trends in ETFs. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 16, 2021
The stock market reaches another new high
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Which stocks are people buying? Listen to Ric Edelman reveal the answer and share his latest advice.  On this episode: The market for non-fungible tokens is growing The latest developments in cryptocurrencies How do special needs trusts work? Investors deposit $500 billion into ETFs See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 14, 2021
You must pay attention to your future more than ever
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It’s all because of rapid advances in technology. Listen to Ric Edelman explain the exciting world that lies ahead. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 13, 2021
Could you use a HUG?
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Nothing is ever finished or complete. Listen to Ric and Jean Edelman share a tender word of the week. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 12, 2021
The astounding cost of the new Alzheimer’s drug
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And why is the Food and Drug Administration asking for another review? Listen to Ric Edelman share the latest on this controversial new treatment. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 11, 2021
Ask Ric! Best-of callers from August 7, 2021
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The lines are always open! You’ve heard Ric on the show, now it’s time to hear from you. Have a comment or want to ask Ric a personal finance question? Click to submit: edelmanfinancialengines.com/ric-edelman-radio/question, or email AskRic@RicEdelman.com. Ric might even feature your question on the show! See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 10, 2021
80% of people think retirement security is a problem
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Do we need better coordination at the federal level? Listen to Ric Edelman discuss this challenging story. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 09, 2021
Baby boomers are one of the largest generations
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Soon, more people will be in retirement than in school. Listen to Ric Edelman talk about the implications.  On this episode: 80% of people think retirement security is a problem You must pay attention to your future more than ever The astounding cost of the new Alzheimer’s drug Could you use a HUG? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 07, 2021
Are big investors really taking over the housing market?
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It’s one explanation for rising house prices. Listen to Isabel Barrow reveal the surprising data.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 05, 2021
The Britney Spears conservatorship
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Could she have been saved from all this trouble? Listen to Isabel Barrow tell this wild tale and lessons to be learned. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 04, 2021
Are you thinking of leaving your job?
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Countless people are ditching their jobs, and for many, it’s because they’re retiring. Listen to Isabel Barrow share the story. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 03, 2021
Midyear review for 2021
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The first six months were good, but there’s a new Covid-19 risk. Listen to Isabel Barrow recap events so far this year and what it means for you. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Aug 02, 2021
What’s the outlook for the economy?
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The stock market remains near record highs. Listen to Isabel Barrow fill in for Ric Edelman and discuss the latest on the economy and markets.  On this episode: Midyear review for 2021 Are you thinking of leaving your job? The Britney Spears conservatorship Are big investors really taking over the housing market? See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 31, 2021
69% of voters favor increasing taxes on the wealthy
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Some economists think we could see the largest tax increase in decades. Listen to Ric Edelman give his advice on how to handle taxes. See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 30, 2021
Applying a MACRO approach to your health
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You can feel magnificent by taking control of how you feel. Listen to Ric and Jean Edelman share a word of the week.  See omnystudio.com/listener for privacy information.
Jul 29, 2021