James Puplava CFP's Contributions

Everything You Need to Know About Summer Travel

Jun 24 – The summer travel season is upon us and today’s edition of Lifetime Income covers everything you’ll need to know when it comes to planning your vacation. Jim Puplava speaks to the Vice President of Travel Products and Services at AAA Filomena Andre...

What's New in the Latest Retirement Bill

Jun 24 – On today’s edition of Lifetime Income Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer respond to listener questions regarding the new retirement bill in Congress. They also discuss the ins and outs of 401(k)s, Roth IRAs and Roth 401(k)s...

When the Fed Cuts Rates, Something Is Going Wrong

Jun 21– Ryan Puplava starts things off and shares what moved the markets this week. Dave Nicoski of Vermillion Technical Research analyzes the break out in gold and currency wars he sees headed our way. Robert Rapier says there’s a major disconnect...

Perfect SAT Scores Are No Guarantee

Jun 17 – On this edition Lifetime Income, Jim Puplava welcomes Mark Kantrowitz who serves on the editorial board of the Journal of Student Financial Aid. Mark explains why a student should file the free application...

Getting to Zero Taxes

Jun 17 – Tax season is over, but your tax bill is going up for one simple reason: entitlements and interest on the debt will consume 100% of government revenues by 2026. On this edition...

3 Reasons You Should Be Thinking About Gold

Jun 14 – Ryan Puplava shares what moved the markets this week and tells us what we can expect in the weeks ahead. Richard Dickson of Lowry Research says his outlook is still positive and expects the markets to hit higher highs. Then, Damien Moore...

Gary Shilling: The US Has Entered a Recession

Jun 11 – On today’s edition of FS Insider Jim Puplava interviews A. Gary Shilling who says the U.S. entered a recession in the second quarter this year. He explains why he expects it to be a mild recession and outlines the potential crises he sees on the horizon

Reshma Kapadia on Senior Communities

Jun 10 – On today’s Lifetime Income program Jim Puplava speaks with Barron’s Reshma Kapadia on finding the right retirement home for you and your needs. She describes things you should be thinking about at the start of your retirement...

How You Can Become a Millennial Millionaire

Jun 10 – On today’s Lifetime Income program, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer respond to a listener’s question about planning for retirement as a millennial. Jim shares three steps a 25-year-old can take today that will set them up for success...

Stocks Rally as Fed Makes a Dovish Tilt

Jun 7 – Stocks flew higher this week as Fed chairman Jerome Powell and several Fed governors hinted at possible rate cuts that could begin this summer. Jonathan Krinsky, Chief Market Technician at Bay Crest Partners, thinks stocks are unlikely to break out...

Routine Yoga Might Just Change Your Life, Says Judi Bar

June 4 – Financial Sense interviews Judi Bar at the Cleveland Clinic Wellness Institute on the numerous health benefits of yoga. Judi also explains how yoga doesn’t have to be done in a specialized classroom or studio...

Retirement: Tax Free, Tax Deferred and Tax Favored

June 3 – On today's show Jim and Chris address pressing tax questions because it's never too early to start thinking about the ways you can save. How can you reduce one of your biggest expenses? And not just reduce...

75% Probability of Recession, Trump Could Be a One-Term President, Says Frank Holmes

May 31 – Ryan Puplava joins the program to explain what moved the markets this week. Then he interviews Bloomberg’s Chief Equity Strategist Gina Martin Adams who discusses commodities, high yields, bonds and treasury spreads. She points to U.S. stocks...

Your RV Buyers Guide

May 28 – Summer travel has officially begun and for many people that means hitting the road in an RV. Jim Puplava invites Marc and Julie Bennett of RV Love back on the program to discuss the ins and outs of purchasing and traveling...

Four Things Every College Student Should Know

May 27- Jim Puplava and Financial Sense’s associate wealth manager Josh Nunn discuss common pitfalls many students and families face when choosing the right path for college. They cover the merits of attending community college and transferring...

Expect Higher Highs in Second Half of the Year, Says Ari Wald

May 24 – Cris Sheridan, senior editor and host of FS Insider, conducts our market wrap-up and reviews the economic data for a less-than enthusiastic week on Wall Street. Next, we speak with technician Ari Wald to get an update on his technical outlook...

Think College Is Expensive and Outdated? Consider Praxis

May 21 – Rising debt from student loans is a major problem in the U.S. for both students and parents. However, increasingly there are more programs focusing on training individuals to be successful in the workforce without taking on mounds of student loans...

Dividends Could Save Your Retirement

May 20 –Many people find it difficult to keep up with today’s fast-paced and volatile investment markets. Often, this leads people to avoid investing altogether and this can create real problems for...

Art Hill on Disconnect Between Stocks and Bonds; Tech Still in the Lead

May 17 – Ryan Puplava gives this week's market wrap-up. StockCharts.com's Senior Technical Analyst Arthur Hill discusses the disconnect between stocks and bonds. Then, Financial Sense Newshour interviews well-known metals and mining analyst David Morgan...

When Money Dies: The Economics of Inflation

May 17 – The U.S. national debt is over $22 trillion and the deficit will hit $973 billion this year. We are now in an era of trillion, if not multi-trillion, dollar deficits. According to the CBO, entitlements and interest on the debt will consume 100 percent of all government...

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