James J. Puplava, CFP®'s Contributions

Diane Gaswirth on What You Need to About Medicare Annual Enrollment

Oct 21 – Jim Puplava interviews Diane Gaswirth from United Healthcare. On this episode, she discusses the three important points that should be considered when shopping for coverage: choice, care and experience. Diane also provides a careful breakdown...

A Complete Guide to Creating a Life Plan for a Special Needs Child

Oct 14– Lifetime Planning welcomes Hal Wright, CFP® and author of The Complete Guide to Creating a Special Needs Life Plan: A Comprehensive Approach Integrating Life, Resource, Financial, and Legal Planning to Ensure a Brighter Future for a Person with a Disability...

Bad Advisor, Bad Advice, Disastrous Outcome

Oct 14 – On this edition of Lifetime Planning, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss the devastating fallout from someone who put the direction of their estate in the hands of...

New Bull Market in 2020, Says Ari Wald

Oct 11– Ryan Puplava gives this week's market wrap, Ari Wald says we're still in a favorable bull market and Ryan Sweet talks about ISM numbers and specifically regarding manufacturing data. Then Chris Puplava and Chris Preitauer cover implications...

Getting a Jump On Taxes

Oct 7 – On this edition of Lifetime Planning, Jim Puplava and Lowell Smith discuss tax planning. What are the limits for taking deductions? How do income limits affect your ability....

Buying Opportunities Ahead, Says Louise Yamada

Oct 4 – Ryan Puplava gives this week's market wrap. Louise Yamada explains why she sees buying opportunities ahead and Dan Steffens discusses oil inventory numbers and looks at the future of oil. In the Big Picture Jim and Chris cover...

How Life Insurance Can Help You Prepare for Life’s What-Ifs

Sep 30 – Jim Puplava and Financial Sense’s Lead Wealth Advisor Aaron Wiegman discuss the importance of life insurance and why it’s a crucial component to a financial plan at any age..

Living Tax-Free In an Era of Rising Taxes

Sep 30 – On this edition of Lifetime Income, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss tax-free living in an environment where politicians on both sides of the political aisle are discussing rising taxes. There is a bill in the House and one in the Senate that are aimed...

The Red Flags for Recession

Sep 27 – On today's Financial Sense Newshour, Ryan Puplava explains what moved the markets this week, Basil Chapman gives a technical update, Greg Weldon discusses...

We Were Hours Away From Closing Every Major Exchange in the World, Says Jim Rickards

Sep 24 – On this edition of FS Insider, Jim Puplava interviews Jim Rickards, editor of Strategic Intelligence. Rickards explains why debtors hate deflation and love...

The Vulture Syndrome: Circling an Elder for the Cash

Sep 24 – In this edition of Lifetime Planning, Jim Puplava welcomes back to the program Carolyn Rosenblatt. She is an RN, an attorney, and a consultant for families with aging loved ones...

How You Can Design an Optimal Retirement Income Strategy

Sep 23 – Jim Puplava and Chris Preituaer discuss three methods you can employ to ensure you have income you can count on when retirement hits. They cover how to manage and minimize taxes...

Jim Rickards on Aftermath; Also, Russia, China Move to Control Middle Eastern Oil

Sep 20 – In today's Financial Sense Newshour podcast, Jim Rickards discusses his latest book, Aftermath, with Jim Puplava after we take a deep dive into the Middle East and the Fed's multi-billion market injection. Also, Dave Nicoski from Vermilion Technical Research says that stocks are...

Protect Your Income, Lower Your Risk

Sep 16 – We’re back to low interest rates and the Fed is expected to continue to lower rates further. If you’re retired and dependent on your investments for income....

Dividends for the Long Run

Sep 16 – Sooner or later we’re going to have a recession and bear market. You don’t want to go through sequence risk and lose 30%-40% of your investments if so. In this edition of Lifetime Income, Jim Puplava and Chris Preitauer discuss the surprising...

Monetary Magic + Socialism = Gold

Sep 13 – On today's Financial Sense Newshour podcast, Ryan Puplava explained what happened to the markets this week, Jonathan Krinsky at Bay Crest Partners discusses the technical outlook for stocks, bonds, oil, and the US dollar, and Dave Morgan...

Has a New Bull Market In Precious Metals Begun? (Video)

Sep 13 – Precious metals expert David Morgan says the final phase of the bull market for gold is gearing up. He talks about monetary demand and explains when he expects a shake-out.

1 in 5 Suffer From Elder Abuse

Sep 9 – On this edition of Lifetime Income, Jim Puplava discusses the disturbing, but pervasive issue of elder abuse with Carolyn Rosenblatt. Carolyn is an RN, an attorney, and a consultant for families with...

How to Survive a Recession and Bear Market

Sep 9 – You’re seeing falling interest rates and it looks like another rate cut is coming. Long term bond yields are almost as low as they were in the summer of 2016 and there’s talk that this time...

Market Facing a Confluence of Confusion, Says Ralph Acampora

Sep 6 – Ryan Puplava tells us what moved the markets. Ralph Acampora discusses what he calls a confluence of confusion and Danielle DiMartino Booth explains why expanding consumption isn't a good sign for the markets. Jim and Chris cover free money...

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