Month: November 2010

November 19, 2010 Month: November 2010

What Jerry Thinks: Stop the TSA!

Ladies and Gentlemen, what’s happening in our nation’s airports right now is quite simply mind-boggling. Through the power invested into them by a bloated and power hungry Federal Government and the Homeland Security department, the Transportation Security Administration (also known as the TSA) is now able to treat law-abiding American citizens who want to travel by airplane as criminals and terrorists without probable cause.

Month: November 2010

Give Us Your Opinion: Are You Willing to Give Up Some of Your Freedom in Exchange for “Security?”

An excerpt from Follow the Money Weekly Radio with Jerry Robinson – 11/20/10 To hear the entire program, click here. Transcript This week, I want to get your thoughts on the new airport security regulations. So here’s this week’s question: Are you willing to give up some of your freedom to privacy in order to […]

Month: November 2010

This Week’s Financial Strategy – Estate Planning 101 – Part 2

You should begin the estate planning process by understanding your particular circumstances, such as your age, health, wealth, etc. You will also need to have some understanding of the factors that may affect the distribution of your estate, such as taxes, probate, liquidity, and incapacity.

Month: November 2010

FTMWeekly Financial Radio – An Interview with Robert Kiyosaki – Rich Dad, Poor Dad

This Week’s Topic: The Conspiracy of the Rich and Rich Dad Poor Dad. This week’s special guest interview: Robert Kiyosaki. Follow the Money Weekly Radio is a financial radio show about the stock markets, commodities, energy investing, the global financial crisis, where to invest money, where to buy gold and silver, saving money, finding a financial advisor, and paying off debt. Hosted by economist and best-selling author, Jerry Robinson. For the best in financial news, listen to the Follow the Money Weekly Financial Radio Show.

November 17, 2010 Month: November 2010

Give Us Your Opinion: Would You Give Up Your Mortgage Deduction for a Flat Tax?

As I reported earlier on this program, President Obama’s Deficit Commission has proposed some major spending cuts to Social Security, limiting Medicare and has even suggested the elimination of the popular mortgage interest deduction for homeowners. They have also proposed lowering tax rates and  simplifying the tax code.

Month: November 2010

This Week’s Financial Strategy – Estate Planning 101 – Part 1

Last week we talked about what estate planning is and who might need it.  Today, let’s talk about how to do it and where do you begin. You should begin the estate planning process by understanding your particular circumstances, such as your age, health, wealth, etc.

November 12, 2010 Month: November 2010

Global Economic Update with Mish

On this week’s program, FTM Weekly’s Jerry Robinson, hosts a special extended interview with Mike “Mish” Shedlock. Mish is the author of Mish’s Global Economic Trend Analysis, one of the most visited and respected economic blogs on the Web.

November 10, 2010 Month: November 2010

What Jerry Thinks: Don’t Fall For The Wealth Effect

An excerpt from Follow the Money Weekly Radio with Jerry Robinson – 11/6/10 To hear the entire program, click here. Transcript “Don’t Fall for the Wealth Effect” On Wednesday, the Federal Reserve announced a new round of quantitative easing designed to prop up the ailing U.S. economy. This promised new injection of capital into the […]

Month: November 2010

Give Us Your Opinion: Is President Obama in Denial?

This Sunday, an exclusive post-mid-term election interview with President Barack Obama will air on 60 Minutes. We have obtained a short preview of the interview and I want to play a brief clip of it for you and ask for your opinion. In the interview, President Obama seems to imply that his political problems are rooted in his lack of communication skills and a lack of persuasion.

Month: November 2010

This Week’s Financial Strategy – Tips for Year-End Financial Housecleaning

If you don’t normally review your investments at the end of each year, 2010 might be a good time to start. And if year-end investment planning is already part of your routine, you might want to pay special attention this year.

November 5, 2010 Month: November 2010

FTMWeekly Financial Radio Show: How to Resist Federal Tyranny in the 21st Century: An Interview with Thomas E. Woods Jr.

This Week’s Topic: Nullification, How To Resist Federal Tyranny in the 21st Century. This week’s special guest interview: Thomas E. Woods, Jr. Follow the Money Weekly Radio is a financial radio show about the stock markets, commodities, energy investing, the global financial crisis, how to prepare for the coming hyperinflation, where to invest money, how to buy gold, how to buy silver, saving money, finding a financial advisor, and paying off debt. Hosted by economist and best-selling author, Jerry Robinson. For the best in financial news, listen to the Follow the Money Weekly Financial Radio Show.

November 3, 2010 Month: November 2010

Federal Reserve Announces Massive New Money Printing Campaign: Read The Fed Statement Here

“Information received since the Federal Open Market Committee met in September confirms that the pace of recovery in output and employment continues to be slow. Household spending is increasing gradually, but remains constrained by high unemployment, modest income growth, lower housing wealth, and tight credit.

Month: November 2010

This Week’s Financial Strategy – Do You Qualify for this Little Known Government Benefit?

Who is eligible for this benefit?  A veteran aged 65 or older or permanently and totally disabled from a non-service connected disability that is not the result of his or her willful misconduct is entitled to a pension. 

Month: November 2010

Give Us Your Opinion: Is Facebook A Wise Use of Time?

The Wall Street Journal reports that Millionaires Have No Time for Facebook. The main reason: the wealthy are squeezed for time. Apparently, catching up with old high-school friends and adopting virtual sheep on FarmVille is less of a priority that running a business.

November 2, 2010 Month: November 2010

What Jerry Thinks: Profiting from the Mid-Term Elections

Tuesday evening at 8:30pm CST… Just a quick note as I am watching the election results come in on the network news tonight. I am enjoying getting the full spectrum of political viewpoints changing channels from CNN to FoxNews and then to MSNBC. Quite a big difference… All journalism today is opinion. Very little objectivity to be found.

Month: November 2010

What Jerry Thinks: Why Gold and Silver Will Go Up From Here

There seems to be a major disconnect in the financial world today about what drives the prices of hard assets. This ignorance has been displayed through some well intentioned financial “experts” who have gone on record saying that gold and silver prices are in a bubble and have reached their peak.