During periods of volatility in the stock market, aggressive marketers often come out with high-pressure sales pitches. They’re usually touting alternative products like annuities. But before you sign that contract, listen to Ric Edelman explain the problems with these products and what to do if you’re being pressured to buy.
There’s a good chance that you own a target date fund in your retirement plan. But do you know the glide path of your target date fund? Is it designed to take you to, and through, retirement? Listen to Ric Edelman explain what you need to know about these widely used funds and how you should use them.
A dad calls the show and wants to know if he should continue contributing to 529 plans for his 13-year-old twin boys. Or should he stop contributing to the 529 plans and start investing in a brokerage account? Listen to Ric Edelman break down this college savings conundrum.
Only Registered Investment Advisors are required by law to serve your best interests. Agents and brokers, on the other hand, often work on a commission basis. This compensation structure can sometimes lead to a conflict of interest with clients. Listen to Ric Edelman explain how to choose the right professionals to help you manage your life savings.