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Marc Faber PhD

Aug 29 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim speaks with Marc Faber Ph.D., of Marc Faber Limited in Hong Kong. Marc and Jim discuss the current state of the gold market and that Marc is buying gold every month, which he...

Walter Olson

Aug 28 – Jim welcomes Walter Olson, a senior fellow at the Cato Institute’s Center for Constitutional Studies, and founder of the blog His blog explores an American legal system in dire need of reform, showing how litigation is used as

Adam Fergusson

Aug 27 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim speaks with Adam Fergusson, author of When Money Dies, written in 1975. Mr. Fergusson is also a former Member of the European Parliament and has been a Special Adviser at the Foreign...

Jim Puplava

Aug 26 – In a special reprise edition of the Lifetime Income Series, Jim and Cathlyn discuss two important topics, “After You’re Gone- Preparing and Protecting Your Spouse” and “Retooling The Retirement Withdrawal Rate (The 4% Rule)”.

Brian Pretti

Aug 23 – Jim welcomes back Brian Pretti CFA, Managing Editor at Brian and Jim discuss a range of topics, including the Hindenburg Omen. It is an indicator used to signal an increased probability of a stock market crash.

Jens O Parsson - Ronald Marcks

Aug 22 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim speaks with Ronald Marcks, who under the pen name Jens O. Parsson wrote “Dying of Money” in 1974 as double-digit inflation was heating up in the US. In his book, Mr. Marcks wrote of the German...

Eoin Treacy

Aug 21 – Jim welcomes back Eoin Treacy, Global Strategist at Fullermoney, a division of Stockcube Research Ltd in London. Eoin sees stocks breaking out and bonds breaking down, with the dollar in an uptrend. He also believes we are nearing a...

Felix Zulauf

Aug 20 – In a special reprise edition of FS Insider, Jim speaks with the legendary Felix Zulauf, president of Zulauf Asset Management AG and Co-CIO of Vicenda Asset Management AG in Zug, Switzerland. Felix and Jim cover...

Louis Tenenbaum

This week Jim and Cathlyn discuss many of the mistakes recent retirees make and how to avoid them. Some of the most typical, and most damaging, mistakes include splurging on big-ticket items, mishandling Social Security, not making a budget, moving without adequate preparation, and not having a plan for what they want to do in retirement. The guest this week is Louis Tenenbaum, a consultant on Aging In Place; the idea that our homes are the most desirable and economical place for housing and care as we age. He will discuss elder-friendly home design.


Technician Tom McClellan of The McClellan Market Report shares two charts with the Financial Sense Newshour. He compares the current S&P 500 market environment vs. the presidential cycle pattern from November 2012 to a November 2014 projection. Also, he remarks on the recent gold bull run vs. fed funds rate and one-month gold lease rates from 1998 to present.

Grant Williams

Aug 16 – Jim is pleased to welcome back Grant Williams, Portfolio, and Strategy Advisor for Vulpes Investment Management in Singapore, as well as the author of the popular investment blog, 'Things That Make You Go Hmmm...' Grant and Jim cover...

Kurt H Wulff CFA

Aug 15 – Jim welcomes Kurt Wulff CFA, Independent Energy Analyst at McDep LLC. Kurt notes that the large cap oil stocks have not been the play this year. Instead, the smaller cap stocks, particularly in shale oil and gas, have done better.

Nicole M Foss

Aug 14 – Jim welcomes back Nicole Foss, Co-Editor at The Automatic Earth. Nicole is currently lecturing in Europe and believes that not only is Europe the leading edge of a developing depression, but other bubbles are in the process of...

Evelyn Browning Garriss

Aug 13 – Jim welcomes back Evelyn Browning Garriss, editor of the Browning Newsletter. Evelyn notes that the extreme temperatures of 2013 are continuing, along with extremes in precipitation and drought. Recent rains have reduced the severity...

Gary Thomas President of the National Association of Realtors

In response to listener feedback, this week Jim and Cathlyn look at the subject of life insurance and offer some guidance as to when you should consider it, what type you may want to purchase, and what level of coverage you might need. They start with a discussion of if you even need life insurance, and look at various scenarios where it could be beneficial. They also discuss the various types of life insurance as well as things to consider when purchasing life insurance. The guest this week is Gary Thomas, current president of the National Association of Realtors. They will discuss the current real estate environment and what it looks like going forward.

Martin Armstrong

Aug 9 – Jim is pleased to welcome back Martin Armstrong of Martin sees a near-term corrective phase in the market into later September but doesn’t think we are near a market top. He notes that tops are...

Mark Nestmann

Aug 8 – Jim welcomes Mark Nestmann, President of The Nestmann Group, Ltd., an international consultancy specializing in wealth preservation and international tax planning solutions. Mark discusses the rising risks and government intrusion...

Kathy Fettke

Aug 7 – Jim welcomes Kathy Fettke, CEO, and Founder of Real Wealth Network. Based in Walnut Creek CA, it is an organization dedicated to helping its members get the most current and cutting edge education and information they need to...

Adam LeBor

Aug 6 – Jim welcomes journalist Adam LeBor, author of “Tower of Basel”, a very unauthorized history of the Bank for International Settlements (BIS) in Basel, Switzerland. For many decades, it has stood at the center of a global network of money...

Attorney Elizabeth McCoy

This week on the Lifetime Income Series, Jim and John talk about the importance of a retirement plan from the perspective of choosing a financial planner or investment advisor. They begin by discussing what you need to know and what you need to ask in choosing a professional to help you.