Ever make a financial move because someone else told you it was a good idea and it turned out poorly? Maybe you already apply data to your decisions, but what if it could be better? Today our guests, Stuart Kruse and Sean Brown are both advocates of applying better data to your investing decisions, and we’ll discuss how to make that work.
Plus, in our headlines segment, we FINALLY hear Joe and OG have a knock down drag out argument about a new Canadian mortgage lending law. Is it a good idea? You’ll hear the guys brutal argument on the topic today. Also, we’ll discuss how the USA ranks against other countries when it comes to mutual fund disclosures and regulations. What can you learn from a mutual fund prospectus? We’ll tackle that, too….
We’ll of course have more from the world of financial planning, throw out the Haven Life line to lucky listener Ben, who wonders if he’s paying too much in investment management fees, score with some of Doug’s delightful trivia, and more.
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- Canada Imposes Tougher Mortgage Rules Effective 2018 — 2nd Update (Fox Business)
- U.S. Receives Top Overall Grade in Global Finance Report (NAPA-Net)
<15:40>Stuart Kruse, Kruse Asset Management
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Sean Brown, CEO YCharts
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<32:07> Doug’s Trivia
What are the names of Scrooge McDuck’s nephews?
<37:45> Haven Life Line
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- Ben wants to know if he is paying too much in management fees.
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- Glen’s employer’s 401k programs aren’t up to par. What can he do?
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We have the original trio – Paula Pant, Len Penzo, and Greg McFarlane – back in the basement. But that’s not all, we’re also introducing Honeyfi. Those weekly money meetings just got a little easier. Tune in!