Lifetime Income Series

Reshma Kapadia

Feb 21 – Barron’s Senior Editor Reshma Kapadia joins Financial Sense to talk about her recent widely-read article covering new data on the staggering costs of health care, including higher out-of-pocket expenses, and the various ways in which individuals can pay for them.

James J Puplava CFP

Feb 20 – Fear and greed are your two worst enemies when it comes to investing. Money manager Jim Puplava discusses this never-ending pattern among investors to get drawn into short-term thinking by chasing fads, throw caution to the wind, and go...

Elizabeth Morgan

Feb 14 – What are the various ways you can protect your assets from confiscation, high taxation, litigation or otherwise? Elizabeth Morgan of Elizabeth Morgan & Associates explains the various tools and the types of individuals that...

James J Puplava CFP

Feb 13 – Welcome to the retirement apocalypse. It is estimated that ten thousand baby boomers will retire every day for the next two decades. Sadly, only a fraction of those people have sufficient retirement savings. In today’s podcast...

Paul Horn CFP

Feb 7 – Paul Horn, financial planner at PFS Group, discusses the importance of discussing money with your family, the proper way to do so, common challenges and problems faced when it is not done correctly or at all, and key...

James J Puplava CFP

Feb 6 – What steps should you be taking to make sure the emotional and financial transition to retirement goes as smoothly as possible? Today, we discuss the various stages of retirement and three most important questions...

Chris Hennessey

Jan 31 – Whether it’s the new tax brackets for 2017, taxes associated with health-care reform, or other expected changes under a Trump presidency, we discuss it all in today’s podcast with Chris Hennessey, a lawyer, CPA, and...

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 30 – Last week we discussed The High Risk for Boomers when it comes to future investment returns. Today, we discuss those same risks—low returns, high market valuations, and rising interest rates—as they apply to most working individuals through their 401(k)...

David Katz

Jan 24 – What’s the best diet for 2017? Dr. David Katz, a globally recognized expert in nutrition, joins Financial Sense Newshour today to discuss US News and World Report’s recent study looking at 38 of the most popular diets and what...

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 23 – The reality is that most experts anticipate that the markets will see increased volatility and lower overall returns over the next ten years. On today's show, Jim discusses the causes and implications of a slow return...

Amy Myers MD

Jan 17 – Dr. Amy Myers, author of the best-selling book, The Autoimmune Solution, returns to Financial Sense Newshour to discuss her newest book, Thyroid Connection: Why You Feel Tired, Brain-Fogged, and Overweight.

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 16 — Here’s the best advice we can give on what to do (and what not to do) to get into financial shape this year. Our case study for this week is Dave and Darla Disaster (see PDF presentation or slides below) who make a series of very...

Karen Covy

Jan 10 – Following yesterday’s broadcast on "grey-haired" divorce, we speak with divorce lawyer, mediator, and educator Karen Covy to cover her book, When Happily Ever After Ends: How to Survive Your Divorce Emotionally, Financially and Legally.

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 9 – Divorce is becoming more common, though not just for younger couples but for "grey-haired" ones as well. Jim discusses the unique challenges older individuals face, from financial impacts to major lifestyle considerations...

Robert Merton

Jan 3 – Jim welcomes Robert Merton, Distinguished Professor of Finance at MIT Sloan School of Management and recipient of the Alfred Nobel Memorial Prize in Economic Sciences in 1997. Professor Merton has written extensively about a coming...

James J Puplava CFP

Jan 2 – Most Americans are just flat out unprepared for retirement. We discuss some pretty mind-blowing stats that show just how big this problem is and what you can do about it in the context of today's case study, "Prevention Is the Best...

Wade Pfau PhD CFA

Dec 27 – Most people approach retirement planning with the same mindset used for investing, but the two are very different, says Dr. Wade Pfau, Professor of Retirement Income at the American College of Financial Services.

James J Puplava CFP

Dec 26 – A sudden economic downturn can have a meaningful impact on your retirement plans. In today's Lifetime Income program, we explain the concept of "sequence of returns risk" and how investors can prepare and respond accordingly...

Amy Castoro

Dec 20 – Jim welcomes Roy Williams and Amy Castoro of The Williams Group. Roy is the co-author of Preparing Heirs: Five Steps to a Successful Transition of Family Wealth and Values. Roy and Amy address the major causes for the...

James J Puplava CFP

Dec 19 – The holiday season is upon us and in that spirit, the focus of this week’s Lifetime Income program is on charitable giving and the passing on of a legacy to one’s heirs, specifically, how to pass on a legacy that is meaningful, will...

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