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WealthTrack believes that the key to successful long-term investing is diversification and intelligent asset allocation. Our goal is to help viewers build and protect their wealth and all of the investments they care about: financial, real estate, art, and collectibles.

 

As investors’ move in droves to passive, low cost index funds, David Winters says index funds are a dangerous market mania, akin to other market bubbles. WEALTHTRACK #1202. Broadcast on July 03,2015

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Investors are abandoning traditional, actively managed mutual funds in favor of “passive” index funds, particularly exchanged traded funds, or ETFs.  Wall Street has taken note and is offering a wide variety of ETFs to attract investment money.  How do you tell the difference between a good ETF and a bad one? When is it better to invest in an ETF? When is a traditional mutual fund the wiser choice? ETF experts Matt Hougan, CEO of ETF.com, a leading ETF research firm and Matthew Peron, head of Global Equity at giant wealth management firm, Northern Trust provide the answers you need to make the best investment decisions on this tenth season premiere.

 

WEALTHTRACK #1201. Broadcast on June 26, 2015

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Financial Thought Leader Burton Malkiel and online investment advisory service pioneer, Mitch Tuchman explain why they have teamed up at Rebalance IRA to offer retirement portfolios of low cost index funds that automatically rebalance with a human touch. 

 

WEALTHTRACK #1152. Broadcast on July 19, 2015

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If perception is nine-tenths of reality then Wall Street has a problem. We discuss it with Jason Trennert.

WEALTHTRACK #1151, Published on June 12, 2015

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A rare interview with great value investor and Warren Buffett student Tom Russo, who invests in iconic brand name companies for the long term. Which global businesses is he most enthused about now?

 

WEALTHTRACK #1148. Broadcast on May 22, 2015

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One of the biggest financial stories of the past year was the dramatic decline in oil prices and every asset class connected to them. The drop did more than send prices of energy stocks and bonds tumbling.  It also splintered OPEC.  Energy analysts Gib Cooper and Chris Eades explain the positives for investors.

 

WEALTHTRACK #1147. Broadcast on May 15, 2015

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According to this week's guest, both stocks and bonds are more expensive now than they have been in 90% of market history.  How do you invest if both markets are historically expensive?  On this week's WEALTHTRACK, AQR Capital’s Great Investor and Financial Thought Leader Cliff Asness describes some smart approaches.  

 

WEALTHTRACK #1146. Broadcast on May 08, 2014

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Dan Roberts explains why investment flexibility is so critical in today’s complex markets.

 

WEALTHTRACK #1145. Broadcast on May 01, 2015

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It's estimated that 95% of seniors are paying too much for Medicare coverage.  Today, men and women who retire at 65 can anticipate living another 25, 30 or even 40 years - all of those years receiving Medicare benefits and contributing to them.  On this week's WEALTHTRACK, healthcare expert Katy Votava, president of Goodcare.com and author of Making the Most of Medicare explains what you need to know to maximize those benefits and avoid overpaying.

 

WEALTHTRACK #1144. Broadcast on April 24, 2015

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In an era of negative bond yields, it has rarely been more challenging to make money in the world's fixed income markets. On this week's WEALTHTRACK, veteran Portfolio Manager, David Rolley of the Loomis Sayles Global Bond fund explains how he and his team are both protecting their portfolios and seeking outsized returns in some out of the way places. 
WEALTHTRACK #1143, Broadcast on April 17, 2015

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