Category Archives: INVESTING ADVICE

Michael Burry on the Last – and the Next – Financial Crisis (Part 2)

“It’s sort of like the flood’s about to happen and you’re Noah.” ― Michael Lewis, The Big Short: Inside the Doomsday Machine Last week in “Michael Burry on the Last – and Next – Financial Crisis, Part 1,” we summarized … Continue reading

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Is Whole Life Insurance a Good Investment? (VIDEO)

“I have often said that if people truly understood this product, that they would line up around the block to purchase it. That product is participating (dividend-paying) mutual whole-life insurance.” – Todd Langford, Truth Concepts financial software “Is Whole Life … Continue reading

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Escaping the Tax Deferral Trap (Part 1)

“The difference between death and taxes is death doesn’t get worse every time Congress meets.” –Will Rogers  Busting the Myth of Tax-Deferred “Savings”  Should you be putting money into tax-deferred accounts or after-tax accounts? It’s a big question every investor … Continue reading

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Getting Off the Roller Coaster (Episode 044)

Leaving the Wild Ride of the Stock Market Behind Todd Strobel and best-selling financial author Kim D.H. Butler look at the recent downturn and volatility in the stock market. Kim explains that risk does not have to equal reward. They … Continue reading

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Analyzing Annuities Through the Prosperity Principles (Episode 039)

Are Annuities a Good Investment? Kim Butler and Todd Strobel respond to a user-question about annuities, analyzing annuities to see what they can and can’t do for you. Kim and Todd take a hypothetical annuity through the gamut of our … Continue reading

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7 Phases of Financial Success (Episode 037)

Strategies to Stay Ahead of the Financial Curve Kim Butler and Todd Strobel dive into an old article of Kim’s entitled, “7 Phases of Financial Success.” Whether you started saving in your 20’s or whether you’re just starting in your … Continue reading

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Shifting Investing Away from the Stock Market (Episode 036)

Stocks Are NOT the Only Investments! Kim Butler and Todd Strobel respond to a user-question about why the American society refers to investing with the stock market. Kim discusses ways around the market and the multiple outlets outside of the … Continue reading

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