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228 - Ian Harris, Saving for college

Interview with skeptical comedian Ian Harris. We talk about his performance at The Reason Rally, American Atheist Convention and his new comedy show. Investing Skeptically: Don't Save for College

Duration: 01:13:26

227 Margee Kerr "Scream"

Interview with the Author of "Scream" Margee Kerr. We discuss human fear. Investing Skeptically: NSO (non-qualified Stock Options), Binary options, Will Congress tax 401(k)s?

Duration: 01:02:49

226 Houston Texas, Hurricane Harvey & Alix Jules

Double interview show. 1) Benita lives west of Huston and talks about her home being surrounded by water. You can help by donating to Humanists of Houston. 2) Alix Jules tells us how he broke free from religion and why his now an activist for secularism. Investing Skeptically: No topic this week - go donate some money.

Duration: 00:54:35

225 Opioid Addiction

Interview with Brian Hazard. We discuss opioid addiction. Why is it such a big problem and what do we do about it. Investing skeptically: The problem with Proprietary mutual funds.

Duration: 01:07:38

224 How to think like Matt Dillahunty

Matt Dillahunty explains his thought process. You can use these ideas to be a better thinker. Matt also discusses the release date of his book and much, much more. Investing Skeptically: Debt! A tool or a weapon?

Duration: 01:31:52

223 Flying Monkey Butt Sex & the 6,000 Yr Old Earth

Double Plus Good Episode. Interview with Robert Stanley. His podcast is "The Right to Reason." 2nd Interview with Andrew Zimmerman Jones. He is the author of "String Theory for Dummies". Investing Skeptically: Equity linked CDs!

Duration: 01:23:58

222 Perception and Memory with Christopher F. Chabris

Interview with Chris Chabris. We discuss memory, perception and how they work or don't work. Investing Skeptically: Employee Stock Purchase Programs

Duration: 01:19:12

221 Secular Student Alliance update

Interview with Kevin Bolling. He is the new Executive Director of the SSA Secular Student Alliance. Investing Skeptically: Social Security Trust Fund, Infinite Banking.

Duration: 01:09:19

220 Clergy Project, Linda LaScola

Interview with Linda LaScola. We discuss her qualitative research with non believing clergy and her book with Daniel C. Dennett "Caught in the Pulpit: Leaving Belief Behind". Investing Skeptically: Mutual Funds vs. ETF, 12 month stock returns, Cushion returns for the last 12 months.

Duration: 01:13:23

219 The Ark (1 year old) & The Religious Studies Project

Interview with Jim G. Helton. He is a long time secular activist. He is having a 1 year anniversary protest of the Ark amusement Park. I will give a talk there. Interview with Christopher R. Cotter. He is a member of "The Religious Studies Project" and co-author on several books about religion and secularism. Investing Skeptically: Expected long term results of stocks and the value of re balancing.

Duration: 01:15:08

218 David Silverman

David Silverman talks about his book: "fighting god" coming out in paperback, Trump / Pence, 2017 convention speakers and other details, Total Solar Eclipse, Madalyn Murray O'Hair, God's NOT Dead 2, Walgreens & Birth Control. Also discussed: Should we respect beliefs, Johnson Amendment, Donation campaign (times 4), Churches funding politics. Investing Skeptically: How to get started.

Duration: 01:20:15

217 Is your home a good investment, Military retirement

Interview with Jim. He explains some of the retirement benefits available to current and former military members. Investing Skeptically, "T-Shares" & is your home a good investment.

Duration: 00:50:12

216 Mandisa Thomas & Black Nonbelievers

Discussion with Mandisa Thomas founder and current President of Black Nonbelievers, Inc. We discuss the challenges of being a black atheist and their upcoming convention at sea! Investing Skeptically: Show update, REITs, An annuity that will stop you from losing money! Will the Department of Labor rule prevent you from buying products from your broker.

Duration: 01:13:25

215 Aron Ra & Camp Quest

Interview with Aron Ra. We discuss is run for Texas Senate, Politics, Creationism and the bible! Also, Interview with Neil Polzin & Kim Newton of Camp Quest. Please donate money! Investing Skeptically: Target Date Funds, Market Timing, Comcast

Duration: 01:41:01

214 Scibabe

SCIBABE (Yvette D’Entremont) talks about MLMs, Vitamins, Gwyneth Paltrow, diet, food, Trump and much much more! Investing Skeptically: Solo 401(k), Vanguard Total Bond Index Fund, The Cushion Subscribe and listen to all episodes of The Phil Ferguson show here…. iTunes link…. Spreaker page… or use the RSS feed to add to your favorite podcast player! […]

Duration: 01:17:40

213 Recovering From Religion

Interview with Executive Director, Gayle Jordan & Podcast host, Scott Smith. We discuss all of the wonderful things that Recovering from Religion is doing. Investing Skeptically: Book Recomendations, 529 correction, Saudi Arabia builds our roads. 213 Recovering From Religion Subscribe and listen to all episodes of The Phil Ferguson show here…. iTunes link…. Spreaker page… […]

Duration: 01:15:18

212 – Trump & Interest Rates, Gateway To Reason

Interview with Thomas True about Gateway to Reason. Investing Skeptically: Trump & The FED, Credit Unions, 529s and paying college bills, Problems with a back door ROTH. 212 – Trump & Interest Rates, Gateway To Reason Subscribe and listen to all episodes of The Phil Ferguson show here…. iTunes link…. Spreaker page… or use the RSS […]

Duration: 00:49:13

211 The Cushion and Political lies

Interview with Gleb Tsipursky. He explains his new project, The Pro-Truth Pledge. Investing Skeptically: By listener demand: A long discussion on the cushion and how it works. 211 The Cushion and Political lies Subscribe and listen to all episodes of The Phil Ferguson show here…. iTunes link…. Spreaker page… or use the RSS feed to add … … Continue reading →

Duration: 01:07:26

209 Andrew Torrez from Opening Arguments

Interview with Andrew Torrez. We discuss many legal and financial topics including the new USA fiduciary rules. Investing Skeptically: Leveraged ETFs. 209 Andrew Torrez from Opening Arguments Subscribe and listen to all episodes of The Phil Ferguson show here…. iTunes link…. Spreaker page… or use the RSS feed to add to your favorite podcast player! […]

Duration: 01:29:52

206 Helaine Olen & Social Security now or later

Author of “The Index Card: Why Personal Finance Doesn’t have to be Complicated” and “Pound Foolish: Exposing the Dark Side of the personal Finance Industry”. We discuss interest rates, Trump and possible changes in the Department of Labor’s Fiduciary rule. Investing Skeptically: Social Security, When should I start collecting? Listen to “206 Helaine Olen & […]

Duration: 00:54:47

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