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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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Few investors have the prescience of this week's Financial Thought Leader guest. Long before the 2008/2009 financial crisis he identified the powerful and destructive rise of what he called the "Shadow Banking System", the unregulated institutions funding the housing and credit bubble.  He also coined the phrase "Minsky Moment", after the economist Hyman Minsky's theory that financial stability ultimately leads to financial instability, as people and institutions take on more risk. That is exactly what happened.  This week’s WEALTHTRACK guest is legendary bond trader, Federal Reserve watcher and economist, Paul McCulley who spent many years in the top ranks of bond giant PIMCO. What financial forces does he see gathering now? 

 

WEALTHTRACK # 1142. Broadcast on April 10, 2015.

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We discuss the lessons learned and ignored from the powerful central bankers of a century ago. Financial Thought Leader Liaquat Ahamed, the Pulitzer Prize winning author of Lords of Finance discusses the differences and similarities between central bank policies today and those leading up to the Great Depression. 
WEALTHTRACK  #1141 Broadcast on April 3, 2015.

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Stephen Smith, founding portfolio manager of the Legg Mason Brandywine Global Opportunities Bond fund and finalist for Morningstar’s 2014 Fixed-Income Fund Manager of the Year is known as a contrarian investor. In an exclusive interview on WEALTHTRACK, Smith takes on consensus views about oil prices, interest rates and global growth and shares where he and his team are finding opportunities in bonds and currencies.
WEALTHTRACK #1140 Broadcast on March 27, 2015

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The bull market turned six years old earlier this month. How much of a concern is the market's age and it's more than 200% advance?  Mark Yockey explains why he is still finding plenty of opportunities. WEALTHTRACK #1139. Broadcast on March 20, 2015

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Despite widespread warnings to the contrary, veteran financial planner and investment advisor Jonathan Pond believes no matter what your age or circumstances you can take steps to get your financial house in order and achieve a comfortable retirement.  

 

WEALTHTRACK #1135. Broadcast on February 20, 2015

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What are the biggest financial game changers of this decade?  The unprecedented cycle of global central bank easing and low interest rates? The dramatic decline in oil prices?  Fort Washington Advisors' Nick Sargen discusses the economic and market moving shifts in energy, inflation and central bank policy - and what they mean for investors.

 

WEALTHTRACK #1134 Originally broadcast on February 13, 2015

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Legendary value investor Jean-Marie Eveillard is able to share his personal views on investing, the markets and strategy now that he has retired from active management. and is Senior Advisor at First Eagle Funds.

 

WEALTHTRACK #1133. Broadcast on February 06, 2015

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The world of charitable giving is changing.  We discuss how organizations are adapting to new societal needs and donor demands.  

 

WEALTHTRACK #1132, Originally broadcast on January 30, 2015

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