Mixtapes

Weekly Mixtape For January 13th, 2018

    A Wealth Of Common Sense: 10 Things Investors Can Expect in 2018 “I have no idea what’s going to happen — in world events, politics, or the market — in 2018 (and neither does anyone else). This baked in uncertainty is what makes the financial markets equal parts maddening and fun to prepare for.” Morgan Housel via The…

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Whiteboard Series

Whiteboard Series: CAPE Ratio

We had a snow day today, so Roman, Leo and I made a special trip to the office to record today’s Whiteboard Series video; I’ve been busy getting the podcast up and running that the Whiteboard Series was put on the backburner, but it’s back now. This Whiteboard’s topic, the CAPE ratio may not be a familiar metric for most,…

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Investing

No More Apologies For Global Diversification

“Diversification means always having to say you’re sorry.” -Michael Kitces (I’m not sure of the origin, but I heard it from Michael, so he get’s the credit) Financial advisors who have had to apologize for keeping their clients disciplined and in a globally diversified portfolio can breathe a little easier after 2017. It was in 2017 the international markets finally…

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Podcasts

All About Your Benjamins The Podcast: The New Tax Bill and Strength Training with Kyle Moore, CFP® (Episode 3)

In the third episode of All About Your Benjamins The Podcast I am joined by Kyle Moore, CFP® of Quarry Hill Advisors to discuss the impact of the most recent tax bill, especially the impact on young professionals and Millennials–don’t worry, we keet politics out. We also discuss his path to starting his own Registered Investment Advisory firm, his stint…

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Mixtapes

Weekly Mixtape For January 6th, 2018

Ian Cassel via Intelligent Fanatics: The Fallacy Of Instant Success “As an entrepreneur, it’s important to focus on what you can control, which is continuously making incremental improvements and compounding small daily decisions. If you do the right things long enough, eventually the wave of positive momentum will crest. Focus on the long-term and don’t get discouraged.” Morgan Housel via…

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Blockchain and Cryptocurrency, Podcasts

All About Your Benjamins The Podcast: A Beginner’s Guide To Cryptocurrency and Blockchain (Episode 1)

Welcome to the first official episode of All About Your Benjamins The Podcast. I’m excited to finally have gotten the podcast off the ground, and can’t wait to talk a little cryptocurrency and Blockchain with you today. This podcast is for those new to the subject and want to learn a little more about what everyone else is talking about.…

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Podcasts

All About Your Benjamins The Podcast: The Prelude

Welcome to All About Your Benjamins The Podcast! In this episode, I wanted to introduce myself as your host and tell you about my vision for this podcast. I’ve managed to keep this episode short and sweet, and I have a couple of other podcasts ready to be released shortly. I hope you enjoy! Disclaimer: Nothing on this blog should…

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Bigger Picture

AAYB in 2018

It is said you are more likely stick with an intention to do something if you write it down or share with someone else. Instead of settling for just one form of reinforcement, I’m going with both–I’m writing these resolutions down and sharing them with you. The new year has brought a renewed focus for All About Your Benjamins and…

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Bigger Picture

Continuing The Momentum…

It is well-documented compound interest is one of the strongest forces known to man, and not too far behind compound interest is momentum. I think one of the factors that keep momentum from receiving more praise is momentum can fade and it requires work to keep it going. Compound interest just works–it doesn’t take much effort to keep it compounding.…

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