All About Your Benjamins The Podcast

Private Equity And Impact Investing with Wes Lyons, CFP® (031)

Private equity is an asset class many investors know very little about. It’s limited to the wealthy– you have to be an accredited investor ($1 million in net worth, excluding primary residence or $200k single/$300k married annual income) to have access to the best managers and it tends to be illiquid, which also makes it not the best investment option…

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All About Your Benjamins The Podcast

Financial Advice and Fintech With Andres Garcia-Amaya (026)

Fintech has already made its impact on investment management, and with innovators like Andres Garcia-Amaya, it’s moving its sights toward financial planning and advice. While most Fintech companies are focusing on driving the cost of investing down, more companies are coming along looking to help individuals find a financial advisor that best fits their needs. Zoe Financial, Andres’ startup company,…

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All About Your Benjamins The Podcast

Project One Question: XYPN Live 2018 (025)

Last month I spent three days in St. Louis at the XY Planning Network’s annual conference, XYPN Live, learning and discussing how advisors can collectively continue to move the financial planning industry forward. Most in attendance were financial advisors and most of those financial advisors were CFP® Professionals and XYPN members; however, there were non-XYPN members thinking of breaking away…

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All About Your Benjamins The Podcast

Financial Planning For Young Professionals With Douglas Boneparth, CFP® (023)

Many Millennials are entering a stage in their lives where proper financial planning will make a huge impact on their futures. The trouble is, for so long financial advisors didn’t want to work with young professionals, which led to a group of individuals believing they don’t need or aren’t ready for financial planning. Fortunately, there is a growing force of…

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