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You’ve probably started with great intentions, telling yourself you’ll stash away more for retirement and buy fewer lattes (because some writer said buying lattes is a bad thing). But life happens. It’s not as neat and tidy as the financial experts on TV seem to think. You’ve got a lot going on in your life, and you need more than simplistic, cookie-cutter instructions to keep you on the right financial path. Kate Stalter escorts you to the right path for your money. She talks to experts and "normal" people who have taken the right steps to make better money decisions.

You’ve probably started with great intentions, telling yourself you’ll stash away more for retirement and buy fewer lattes (because some writer said buying lattes is a bad thing). But life happens. It’s not as neat and tidy as the financial experts on TV seem to think. You’ve got a lot going on in your life, and you need more than simplistic, cookie-cutter instructions to keep you on the right financial path. Kate Stalter escorts you to the right path for your money. She talks to experts and "normal" people who have taken the right steps to make better money decisions.
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You’ve probably started with great intentions, telling yourself you’ll stash away more for retirement and buy fewer lattes (because some writer said buying lattes is a bad thing). But life happens. It’s not as neat and tidy as the financial experts on TV seem to think. You’ve got a lot going on in your life, and you need more than simplistic, cookie-cutter instructions to keep you on the right financial path. Kate Stalter escorts you to the right path for your money. She talks to experts and "normal" people who have taken the right steps to make better money decisions.

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Episodes

26: How to Be a Philanthropist with Arlene Cogen

1/8/2019
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Many people think you have to be a multimillionaire or have diamonds in the bank to give charitably but that just isn’t the case. Arlene Cogen is a philanthropist, the author of the Amazon bestselling book, Give to Live, and is passionate about improving human welfare. If you’re interested in learning more about how you can give more generously or simply want to get started in philanthropy, this is a great introductory and informative episode. Join your host, Kate Stalter, in exploring...

Duration:00:34:46

25: Year End Tax Tips for Retirees with Christine Benz

12/18/2018
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If you want to ensure that your finances are secure and in place to be ahead in 2019, this interview with Christine Benz can assist you with just that. Christine is the Director of Personal Finance for Morningstar and is the author of several personal finance books. She knows how to tactfully manage taxes and how to get your portfolio out of aggressive and detrimental positions. If you want to start off this next year with a well-organized portfolio by making educated tax-deductible...

Duration:00:37:52

24: Secrets to Finding the Perfect Financial Advisor with Nicholas Stuller

12/11/2018
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For some reason, we prioritize our health, our home, our family, and often exclude one of the most important factors, our finances. Handling our money properly is crucial to being able to live the life we want, but it isn’t a task we should take on our own. In this interview, Nick Stuller, author of “The Truth Shall Set Your Wallet Free”, explains the vitality of having a trustworthy financial advisor and how to identify red flags. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions with Kate...

Duration:00:41:48

23: What Long-Term Investors Can Learn From Traders with Anne-Marie Baiynd

11/20/2018
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The stock market can be wildly unpredictable but understanding patterns and algorithms can help any investor make better financial decisions. It can also be beneficial when understanding when it is better to invest or trade, when to make a move in your portfolio, and the best strategies to implement. Anne-Marie Baiynd, Chief technical strategist and CEO at thetradingbook.com, and author of The Trading Book, is known as the worlds’ most successful trader and has professional insight on...

Duration:00:39:39

Bonus Episode with Dividend Sensei and Dr Marissa

11/13/2018
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As medicine and society has advanced, life expectancy has increased. This only makes the importance of preparing for the future that much more vital. In this episode of Better Money Decisions, strategies for long term investing, preparing for a market downturn, maintaining a healthy lifestyle, and how to achieve happiness is discussed. If you’re striving to achieve a happy, healthy, and successful lifestyle then todays guests, Dr. Marissa Pei and the Dividend Sensei, have plenty of credible...

Duration:00:35:48

22: What The Heck Are Futures And Derivatives Anyway - with Larry Israel

11/6/2018
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We're really happy to have Larry Israel, the president and founder of Exchange Analytics, with us today. On the show today, Larry talks about futures markets. He discusses the reason for futures markets to exist, and how they help to mitigate price risk. He also explains how he got into the business world, and how he found his very specific niche with the futures industry. Listen in today to hear what Larry has to share. Exchange Analytics is a leading supplier of interactive online...

Duration:00:31:04

21: Investing In Commodities with Will Rhind

10/9/2018
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Will Rhind joins Kate on the show today to have a candid conversation about commodities. Will is Founder and CEO of GraniteShares, an ETF company. GraniteShares from an idea to a successful start-up garnering the attention of Bain Capital and other well-known ETF investors who support his passion to create products that will change the way people see investing. Will is a graduate of the University of Bath, in England, with a Bachelor of Arts in French, Russian, Politics and Economics. He...

Duration:00:30:55

20: Investing in Customer Satisfaction with Kevin Quigg

10/4/2018
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More often than not, we want to go with whatever investment plan is the newest rage just because it’s a hot topic. What people don’t realize is that just because a strategy is hot right now, doesn’t mean it’s the best option for you. Exchange traded funds are popular right now because of their convenience, and while it doesn’t mean it’s the right strategy for you, it’s good to familiarize yourself with different investment techniques. In this episode, Kevin Quigg, the Chief Strategist at...

Duration:00:29:38

19: Know Your Options with Bob Lang

9/25/2018
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If you’re tired of the same old financial tips like “stop buying lattes” then you have come to the right place. This is financial advice for grownups who have serious financial questions as you approach retirement and your next chapter in life. You’ve already worked hard and saved money now it’s time for the real financial challenges. Your host today, a top investment columnist for Forbes and US news & World Report, as well as a licensed investment advisor and president of nationally known...

Duration:00:49:49

18: Indexes and Exchange-Traded Funds with Daniel Prince

9/4/2018
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One of the things that financial writers, and financial advisors talk a lot about is indexes. Dow Jones, S&P 500, NASDAQ. Some people don’t know exactly what an index is. Today we talk with Daniel Prince, the head of iShares product consulting at Black Rock. iShares operates a number of funds based on indexes. Daniel will explain exactly what these things are. Daniel will also discuss what Exchange Traded funds (ETF’s) and how you can use them as part of your asset allocation. ETF’s are...

Duration:00:27:18

17: Don't Fear The Robots with Bill Studebaker

8/28/2018
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You often hear people talking about a particular investment thesis. A few popular ones would be water, Bio-tech, Cannabis. Logic and investing are not as closely related as you may think. Any thesis is not right one hundred percent of the time. Different sectors may move in and out of leadership, which is normal. You should be knowledgeable about the investing universe so you can make informed decisions and choose the right for your risk tolerance, your time horizon, and your own unique...

Duration:00:39:51

16: Are You Prepared For The Next Market Crash

8/21/2018
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We all like clean cut predictions but unfortunately stocks aren’t like the weather. It is impossible to know exactly when or how the market will fluctuate, which is why it is important to always be prepared. If you’re looking for the best solutions to manage and prepare your stocks for future market corrections, Kate Stalter is here to teach you how. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions for the best advice on how you can avoid major risks with your stock investments. Show...

Duration:00:28:47

15: The Wealth Connection with Barbara Huson

8/14/2018
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The first step to money success is to build a good relationship with money, yet many of us are unaware of how to do that. Learning how to change your money mindset and limiting beliefs on money is the first step to financial freedom. Barbara Huson is a money coach and financial expert with a plethora of tips on how to use money to live life on your own terms. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions with your host, Kate Stalter, to learn how to use your money to achieve your goals...

Duration:00:29:41

14: The Retirement Manifesto with Fritz Gilbert

8/7/2018
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At some point we’d all like to retire but what that looks like is different for all of us. No one wants to have to downsize their home, lack necessities, or have to work excessive hours in order to build up savings for retirement. Building up savings requires discipline and planning, yet many are unaware of how to do that. Fritz Gilbert, this weeks’ guest, is here to teach life lessons and valuable financial tips to help you build your retirement savings. Tune into this episode of Better...

Duration:00:34:24

13: The Behavioral Investor with Daniel Crosby

7/31/2018
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It can be difficult to separate personal or political views from finances. Often times we see negative or positive things occurring in media and assume they change the trajectory of the financial market. As investors, we must learn to separate ourselves from cognitive biases when making financial decisions. Daniel Crosby is a financial advisor who wants to share the secrets to acquiring wealth and investing successfully with you. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions with your...

Duration:00:42:07

12: Cannabis Investing with Debra Borchardt

7/24/2018
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The industry around cannabis is growing rapidly and making monumental advancements. Many new products and technology have been developed that will not only benefit growers of cannabis, but will make a tremendous impact agriculturally. While the majority of this industry is still in the shadows, Debra Borchardt, the Co-founder and Editor of Green Market Report, is here to help those who are interested in cannabis stock investments. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions with your...

Duration:00:32:12

11: Financial planning for divorce with Nancy Hetrick

7/19/2018
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There are many factors to consider when getting a divorce, but finances may be the most important issue to get properly resolved. There are misconceptions that people have when it comes to financial division in divorce, but Nancy Hetrick is here to invalidate those misunderstood views and inform you on how to reach the best overall solution for your divorce financially. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions with Kate Stalter to learn how you can come to the most suitable and...

Duration:00:29:35

10: Green Money with Cliff Feigenbaum

7/17/2018
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Sustainable investing is becoming a revolution that many of us may not be well informed on. Learning to spend your money and profit only off companies that align with your morals is fulfilling and impactful. Cliff Feigenbaum is the founder of the Green Money Journal, and actively promotes sustainable investing. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions with your host, Kate Stalter to learn how to invest your money more sustainably and make a difference in your environment. Show...

Duration:00:30:44

09: Bozos, Monsters and Whizbangs - with Lorraine Ell

7/12/2018
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A good financial advisor should be there to assist you in understanding your assets; frankly, that isn’t always the case. Many advisors take advantage of their clients and their lack of understanding. No one wants to be in this situation and facing uncertainty for their financial future. Tune into this episode of Better Money Decisions with Kate Stalter and Lorraine Ell to learn how to avoid a financial crisis and replenish your account. Show...

Duration:00:30:13

08: Socially Responsible Investing 101

6/25/2018
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Socially responsible investing is something we can all do without settling for a low return rate. There are many ways you can find companies that fit your personal values and positively impact the environment, along with other people’s lives. With the right research and assistance, you can learn how to find these companies without having to jeopardize your return. To learn how to invest ethically, sustainably, and support companies that aid foundations you care about, tune into this episode...

Duration:00:20:25