With all of the talk about a divided nation, finger pointing about the election, and a year when so, so many things have become “political,” today we’re thrilled to bring you John Hope Bryant, who throws water on all of these arguments. His no-nonsense approach to how we ALL win together is refreshing and provocative. We’ll talk about lessons from his new book, Up From Nothing on today’s show.
Plus, big congrats to stock-based ETFs in November. Record inflows poured into these positions, which leaves Joe and OG scratching their heads. Why do investors wait until the market climbs to record highs to stuff money into funds AGAIN? We’ll counter that with yet another piece we found that proclaims the sky is about to fall. Again.
Of course, that’s not all. We’ll get some help from a listener on explaining Value Averaging (vs. Dollar-Cost Averaging), and Doug will skewer a horrible, horrible national recognition day for a group he says is undeserving. Wait until you hear his rant…
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John Hope Bryant
A big thanks to John Hope Bryant for joining us today! You can check out everything about John and his work, (including his new book!) at JohnHopeBryant.com
You can find ALL the links mentioned during the interview below:
- HOPE in Hand apps on Apple and Google Play
- 1 Million Black Businesses
- You can also call the toll-free line at 888-388-HOPE
What Mach speed is the highest ever recorded? Confused? Think airplanes! Mach 1, Mach 2… and so on. (You didn’t think I’d give you the answer, do you?)
The Letter Bag
No voicemails today! BUT, we will tear open a couple of letters that Doug’s been leaving on Mom’s table.
- Matt wrote in to tell us about a few more board games about economics and money. Check them out here: Wongamamania and Cryptocurrency.
- In our second letter, VC writes in saying we might have missed the mark on answering Tom’s question. VC says that Tom might have been asking about value averaging, so we’ll cover the pros and cons of that today.
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Written by: Richie Rutter-Reese