Tag Archives: IRA

  • Blog

    The Great Retirement Con

    Frankly put: retirement is now a myth for the majority
    by Adam Taggart

    Saturday, November 18, 2017, 12:25 AM


    40 years ago, a grand experiment was embarked upon. One that promised US workers: using new 'defined contribution' retirement savings vehicles such as IRAs and 401k,, they'd be better off when they reached retirement age.

    Which raises a simple but very important question: How have things worked out?


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  • Podcast

    Ask the Adviser: Investing for Retirement

    Laying out the options
    by Adam Taggart

    Saturday, September 29, 2012, 3:51 AM


    Last month, we piloted a new type of podcast in which we directed your questions about money to one of the financial advisory firms we endorse. Based on the strongly positive response we received from listeners, we are going to make this a regular recurring feature.

    In this week's podcast, Chris speaks with Bill Cole, Mike Preston and John Llodra: partners at the other firm we endorse.

    A disproportionate percentage of the questions our readers have submitted are about retirement. So this podcast focuses exclusively on that topic, addressing such issues as:

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  • Podcast
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    Ask the Adviser: Bob Fitzwilson

    Your investing questions answered
    by Adam Taggart

    Saturday, August 18, 2012, 4:15 AM


    This week, we’re trying something new in our regular podcast series. Chris talks with Bob Fitzwilson, founder of one of the financial advisory firms that we endorse.

    Last week we invited Peak Prosperity readers to submit their top questions about money and investing. You didn’t disappoint.

    In the podcast below, Chris puts your questions to Bob. We think you’ll be pleased with the results.

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  • Blog

    Daily Digest 12/12 – China Rates Worries on Gold, Senate Bill Extends IRA Donations, OPEC Dismisses $90 Oil as ‘Blip’

    by DailyDigest

    Sunday, December 12, 2010, 4:00 PM

    • China Rates Worries Weigh On Gold
    • Failed Us Bank Count In 2010 Nears 150-Mark
    • Euro Will Not Fail, Say Wolfgang Schaeuble and John Major
    • Senate Bill Extends IRA Donations, Other Provisions
    • Bond Market Signals No End to Deflation for Eight More Years: Japan Credit
    • A Secretive Banking Elite Rules Trading in Derivatives
    • Swan Takes on Australia’s Four Big Banks With Plan for Greater Competition
    • OPEC Dismisses $90 Oil Price as ‘Blip,’ Maintains Production Targets Again

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