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Ahead In The Count

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Jim Poole pitched in the bigs for 11 seasons across 8 teams. Kyle Schmidt was an Oriole for 5 years. They’ve both established successful careers as financial advisors, helping newly drafted to recently retired players meet their financial goals. Now, they’re about to pursue something new - a podcast! Take away something fresh, or find clarity on what was confusing before on Ahead in the Count with Jim and Kyle, presented by BIP Wealth, with Nolan Alexander.

Jim Poole pitched in the bigs for 11 seasons across 8 teams. Kyle Schmidt was an Oriole for 5 years. They’ve both established successful careers as financial advisors, helping newly drafted to recently retired players meet their financial goals. Now, they’re about to pursue something new - a podcast! Take away something fresh, or find clarity on what was confusing before on Ahead in the Count with Jim and Kyle, presented by BIP Wealth, with Nolan Alexander.

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Jim Poole pitched in the bigs for 11 seasons across 8 teams. Kyle Schmidt was an Oriole for 5 years. They’ve both established successful careers as financial advisors, helping newly drafted to recently retired players meet their financial goals. Now, they’re about to pursue something new - a podcast! Take away something fresh, or find clarity on what was confusing before on Ahead in the Count with Jim and Kyle, presented by BIP Wealth, with Nolan Alexander.

Language:

English


Episodes

Ahead In The Count Ep. 20 - Inflation and What It Means to You

7/14/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim & Kyle begin a series on current topics, focusing on the impact inflation has on you. 1- What are the details and factors of the current inflation? 2- How does it affect ballplayers and their families? 3- How you can protect yourself against...

Duration:00:13:22

Ahead In The Count Ep. 19 - Pension Plan

6/23/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim & Kyle finish to their series on insurance, 401K, and pension plans. 1- What exactly is a pension plan? 2- What is unique about it to other pro sports? 3- How is it invested? 4- Service time payout, and when can players tap in as a source of...

Duration:00:12:38

Ahead In The Count Ep. 18 - 401K

6/9/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim & Kyle return to their series on insurance, 401K, and pension plans. 1- Definition and background of a 401K plan 2- How can ballplayers use this and who is eligible for it 3- Club contributions, pre-tax vs. post-tax, and effects of the luxury tax 4-...

Duration:00:12:16

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 10 "What A Successful Draft Looks Like"

5/25/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle conclude the MLB Draft series with what a successful MLB Draft looks like for a ballplayer. 1- Weighing the options 2- How to make the right decision 3- Dealing with the emotional factor 4- Vision/Plan/Execute To contact the hosts, send an...

Duration:00:16:54

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 9 "The Foundation"

5/25/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series preparing for the MLB Draft on how to build a financial foundation. 1- What happens if you make the right financial decisions at a young age? 2- In what ways can young ballplayers get off on the right foot? 3- How to protect...

Duration:00:15:46

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 8 "An Early Look At Taxation"

5/18/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series preparing for the MLB Draft with a discussion on taxation implications. 1- How do taxes impact what a ballplayer signs for 2- How does residency come into play? Does a ballplayer need to investigate that? 3- How to minimize...

Duration:00:15:18

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 7 "Investing Your Wealth"

5/18/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series preparing for the MLB Draft with discussion on managing the money a ballplayer makes. 1- Day-to-day needs with long-term goals 2- Using it as a tool 3- How a ballplayer differs from his peers A) - See Ep. 14 - Roster...

Duration:00:17:14

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 6 "Financial Planning for Your MLB Signing Bonus"

5/11/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series preparing for the MLB Draft with key aspects to know and consider with a signing bonus. 1- What do parents ask more than anything? 2- How should a young ballplayer evaluate the opportunity and make their decision 3- Making...

Duration:00:13:42

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 5 "How To Know When To Go Pro"

5/11/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series preparing for the MLB Draft by answering an important question. 1- How does a family know when to go pro? 2- An important part of the process 3- Foundation for their future - can money really last that long? 4- College...

Duration:00:17:15

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 4 "The Pro Experience"

5/5/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series preparing for the MLB Draft with their own pro experiences. 1- Leading up to and MLB Draft day. 2- How are ballplayers paid between their signing bonus and salary? 3- Housing 4- Off-season 5- It is unique, and can't-miss...

Duration:00:17:21

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 3 "Your Personal CFO"

5/5/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series preparing for the MLB Draft with an interview with Bill Harris, CEO and co-founder of BIP Wealth. 1- Why he started BIP Wealth and carved out a team focused on ballplayers. 2- What is the difference between a wealth advisor,...

Duration:00:13:03

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 2 "Your Team"

4/27/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series explaining what you need to know before the MLB Draft. 1- Who makes up a ballplayer's team? 2- How do you pick the team? 3- Are the three factors to look for mutually exclusive? 4- What should a young ballplayer look for in...

Duration:00:17:02

MLB Draft Series - Ep. 1 "The Opportunity"

4/27/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle start a series explaining what you need to know before the MLB Draft. 1- The guys share their own Draft-related experiences 2- Important changes made to the MLB Draft 3- What it's like for a ballplayer and family to go through the Draft. To...

Duration:00:17:33

Ahead In The Count Ep. 17 - Health Insurance

4/12/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle start a series on insurance and pension plans in MLB. 1- The three types of plans available for active ballplayers 2- Insurance for inactive players 3- Those with 4 years of service time 4- Minor leaguers To contact the hosts, send an email...

Duration:00:10:12

Ahead In The Count Ep. 16 - Other Roster Moves

3/29/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle conclude a series on terms and phrases ballplayers will hear during spring training and the season. 1- The details of "options" 2- What does "DFA'd" mean? 3- Who else is invited to spring training besides the 40-man roster? 4- How these can...

Duration:00:11:14

Ahead In The Count Ep. 15 - Service Time

3/15/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue a series on terms and phrases ballplayers will hear as they start spring training. 1- What is service time and what effects does it have throughout a player's career? 2- Free agency, arbitration, Super Two, and 10 and 5 rights. 3-...

Duration:00:12:03

Ahead In The Count Ep. 14 - Roster Allocation

2/28/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle begin a series on terms and phrases ballplayers will hear as they start spring training. 1- Different roster designations a club can make with a player, starting with the 40-man roster 2- Comparison and changes with the 26-man Big League...

Duration:00:08:43

Ahead In The Count Ep. 13 - Private Markets

2/17/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle wrap the series on personal finance with the opportunities available for investment in the private markets. 1- What is private equity and what does that mean to an investor? 2- The 3 types of PE 3- Benefits and downsides to a ballplayer's...

Duration:00:14:38

Ahead In The Count Ep.12 - Public Markets

2/2/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue the series on personal finance with the opportunities available for investment in the public markets. 1- What it means and how to own equity in a company. 2- Availability for anyone to buy and the case for baskets. 3- Investing...

Duration:00:13:42

Ahead In The Count Ep.11 - Stock Market History

1/18/2021
Welcome to "Ahead In The Count with Jim & Kyle" presented by BIP Wealth. On this podcast, learn something new, or find clarity on what was confusing before, from former pitchers and current financial advisors Jim Poole and Kyle Schmidt. Jim and Kyle continue the series on personal finance with the stock market's history and why it matters. 1- What is the stock market on a fundamental level? 2 - When and why did the stock market start? 3 - What does this info mean to ballplayers? To...

Duration:00:11:21