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Ep 148 – Will Seasonal Market Patterns Affect Your Retirement? Play in new window | DownloadA lot of people might think it is the Christmas season, but as investors for the past twenty or so years, it also means that there are some different opinions on the market during this time of year. Watch on YouTube HERE We’re talking […]

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4th Quarter 2023 Economic And Market Update

3rd Quarter 2023 Economic Review and Current Market Update

The third quarter saw most markets give back a portion of their gains from the first half of the year as the tug-of-war between inflation and interest rates continues. However, the markets remain broadly positive for 2023 as we enter the fourth quarter. Last month, the Federal Reserve signaled that […]

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The Power Of Investing During Down Markets

The Power of Investing During Down Markets (podcast) Play in new window | DownloadIt’s an often–repeated cliché about the markets: Stocks are the only thing Americans do not like to buy on sale. When the markets fall, people cut back on contributions to retirement accounts and repeatedly miss out on a golden opportunity to buy shares at […]

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What Is An I Bond

What is an I Bond? Play in new window | DownloadAn I Bond is a savings bond issued by the US Treasury much like EE Savings bonds, but the interest paid by an I Bond is linked to current inflation. They grabbed headlines at the beginning of May when it was announced that the […]

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How Financial Planners Handle Their Own Finances

How Financial Planners Handle Their Own Finances Play in new window | DownloadIn a rare look under the hood, Nick interviews Dave on how he manages his own finances and investing. Listen to the entire episode for all the nitty-gritty on how certified financial planners use all that knowledge about money in their own lives. If […]

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Should I Sell My Home

Should I sell my house? Guest: John Douglas, Keller Williams Play in new window | DownloadJoin Nick and Dave as they interview John Douglas, a realtor and head 0f  The Mitten Team at Keller Williams. They discuss the big questions surrounding real estate today and selling a house in the Lansing area. There can be a lot of emotions […]

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Investment Real Estate

Investment Real Estate and Rental Properties Play in new window | DownloadInvestment Real Estate and Rental Properties – Is it a good idea or not? Join Dave and Nick as they talk about the pros and cons of real estate as an investment strategy. Hear Dave’s opinion on why he decided it wasn’t for him. […]

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