Political Theater: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 07.23.21

Political Theater: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 07.23.21

Pop some popcorn. It’s time for some political theater. Congress is gearing up for another debt ceiling fight. In this episode of the Friday Gold Wrap, host Mike Maharey gives you a preview of the next big Washington DC blockbuster…

The Big Pivot? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 05.21.21

The Big Pivot? SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 05.21.21

After last week’s hotter than expected CPI data, gold sold off, following a pattern we’ve seen over the last few months. But in the last week, gold has rallied, knocking on the door of $1,900. In fact, there has been…

Opportunities Lost: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 04.02.21

Opportunities Lost: SchiffGold Friday Gold Wrap 04.02.21

Joe Biden unveiled his massive infrastructure spending plan complete with tax increases this week. The president says it will create “opportunities.” But what about the opportunities that will never be realized because Biden and company went on a spending spree…

Is Compound Interest Hurting You? | Phil Town

Is Compound Interest Hurting You? | Phil Town

Compound interest is powerful, but you must start taking advantage of it early on in your life. Einstein called it the “8th wonder of the world.” Today, I discuss some of the advantages of compound interest, a few pitfalls, and…

Phil's Reaction: The Big Short | Phil Town

Phil’s Reaction: The Big Short | Phil Town

The Big Short is one of my favorite movies. Believe it or not, investors these days can learn a lot from it. Today I react to a classic scene, where Mark Baum realizes the housing bubble is in fact real,…

Berkshire Hathaway Annual Letter Recap | InvestED Podcast

Berkshire Hathaway Annual Letter Recap | InvestED Podcast

Warren Buffett’s highly anticipated shareholder letter was released this past weekend, offering investors a glimpse into Berkshire Hathaway’s inner workings. In this clip from the InvestED podcast, Danielle and I discuss a few key takeaways from the annual letter to…

Biden's 100 Day Plan [Impact on Investors] | Phil Town

Biden’s 100 Day Plan [Impact on Investors] | Phil Town

With Biden in office, we can expect many changes in the first 100 days of his first term. This will involve a new pandemic relief plan, bill and policy overhauls, and so on. Today, I want to highlight what Biden…

How Shorting the Market Works | InvestED Podcast

How Shorting the Market Works | InvestED Podcast

Short sellers can almost be regarded as the “watchdogs” of the market, as they discover inconsistencies or other questionable practices before the entire market does. In today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Danielle and I discuss the role of shorting…

Is Robinhood Creating a Bubble? | Phil Town

Is Robinhood Creating a Bubble? | Phil Town

Are Robinhood investors creating a bubble that could potentially cause a major market crash? Today I discuss whether or not there might be a market crash on the horizon, and why it’s important for investors to be educated and prepared…

Investable Assets and Risk | Phil Town

Investable Assets and Risk | Phil Town

Everyone’s reasons for investing and personal risk tolerance are different, so you have to decide which investment types suit your lifestyle, timeline, goals, and risk tolerance best. In today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Danielle and I discuss investable asset…

Is Hyperinflation Coming? | Phil Town

Is Hyperinflation Coming? | Phil Town

As a result of the pandemic, the government has attempted to help people with aid such as stimulus checks and small business loans. Today, I want to discuss why this kind of spending has a lot of people worried about…

GameStop Stock: More Regulations? | Invested Podcast

GameStop Stock: More Regulations? | Invested Podcast

Reddit investors just launched an “attack on Wall Street” by purchasing shares in GameStop and pushing the stock price up over 480% last week. In today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Danielle and I discuss the GameStop short squeeze and…

Is a Market Crash Coming? | Phil Town

Is a Market Crash Coming? | Phil Town

I don’t have a crystal ball, but we can get a rough idea of whether or not there might be a stock market crash based on fairly regular patterns and historical events. Today, I dive into a few reasons as…

Value Investing in 2021 | Phil Town

Value Investing in 2021 | Phil Town

It’s easier to avoid mistakes and decrease risk by investing in companies you’re familiar with, and that have meaning to you. In today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Danielle and I discuss value investing in 2021, and best practices for…

Investing Questions For Beginners | Phil Town

Investing Questions For Beginners | Phil Town

When you’re first starting out investing, it can feel a little intimidating. That’s why today, we’re going over the most commonly asked investing questions to help lay out the best practices and mistakes to avoid as you get started on…

Biggest Investing Mistakes with Jeremy Deal | InvestED Podcast

Biggest Investing Mistakes with Jeremy Deal | InvestED Podcast

The most successful investors’ journeys are still fraught with errors. As painful as these investing mistakes are at the time, you can use them to become a better investor. In today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Jeremy Deal sits down…

A Volatile Year in Review | Phil Town

A Volatile Year in Review | Phil Town

With all of the ups and downs we experienced in 2020, hopefully you can take a few investing lessons and implement them throughout the new year. Today, I provide a recap and discuss major takeaways from 2020 that investors of…

Innovation with Annalisa Gigante | InvestED Podcast

Innovation with Annalisa Gigante | InvestED Podcast

Do innovative companies always make great investments? In today’s clip from the InvestED podcast, Annalisa Gigante sits down with Danielle to discuss the concept of disruptive innovation, and how to find signs of innovation in companies before you invest in…

Phil's Best Investing Advice! | Phil Town

Phil’s Best Investing Advice! | Phil Town

2020 has been a rollercoaster. As investors in the stock market, hopefully you learned a thing or two that you can take with you throughout the new year. Today, I want to cover some of my best investing advice from…

Luck vs. Skill in Investing | InvestED Podcast

Luck vs. Skill in Investing | InvestED Podcast

Investing in the stock market does not involve gambling. It requires a strategy and a solid foundation of knowledge. In this clip from today’s InvestED podcast, Jake Taylor sits down with Danielle to discuss luck vs. skill in investing, and…