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Passive Income: Why Cash FLOW is King (even if you’re not retiring)

By Anthony J. Faso CPA and Kim Butler and “Happiness is positive cash flow.” -Fred Adler, venture capitalist. From a financial perspective, the goal of retirement planning is providing passive income.

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Three Monkeys and a Cat: the Truth about Picking Stocks

  “A blindfolded monkey throwing darts at a newspaper’s financial pages could select a portfolio that would do just as well as one carefully selected by experts.” -Burton Malkiel, Asset manager

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Inconvenient Truths about the Stock Market

“The person that is buying a share of stock is convinced he knows something that the other person who’s selling it to him does not know. There’s no zero sum game in Wall Street.” -Bernie Madoff No

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Life Settlement Investments: Pros and Cons and Facts

“This might be the best investment you’ve never heard of.” – Kevin Nichols, private equity fund manager Are You an Investor Seeking Stock Market Alternatives?   We think that people are tired

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Financial Flexibility: Saving Too Much in All the Wrong Places?

“More than 25% of Americans are dipping into 401(k) retirement accounts to pay for bills.” ~The Los Angeles Times, March 7, 2013   More people are raiding their 401(k)s than ever before, but not for

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Saving Right: Is Your Emergency Fund Prepared for Opportunities?

“The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.” -Benjamin Disraeli The Best Way to Save Money Only three years before the Great Depression started with the

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How Safe is Your Money? FDIC Insurance and Fractional Reserve Banking

“You’re thinking of this place all wrong… as if I had the money back in a safe. The money’s not here. Your money’s in Joe’s house…right next to yours. And in the Kennedy house, and Mrs. Macklin’s

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STOLEN SAVINGS: Three Men and a Bank Account

How Civil Forfeiture is used to Confiscate Bank Accounts “Banking is a very treacherous business because you don’t realize it is risky until it is too late. It is like calm waters that deliver huge

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Family Banking 101

“A Family Bank is a strategy to keep wealth in your family and keep it growing…from generation to generation.” – The Family Banking Book (forthcoming)   This strategy has been called “Family

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Life Insurance for Children and Grandchildren? The Surprising Benefits

“If you want to start an argument, ask a group of financial advisers what they think about buying life insurance for children.” – Bankrate.com   Should you get life insurance for a child? Don’t

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Is Gold a Good Investment? (Part 1)

“Mr. Bond, all my life I have been… in love with gold. I love its colour, its brilliance, its divine heaviness… I ask you… is there any other substance on earth that so rewards its owner?” –

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The Leverage Test: Can You Use Your Assets as Collateral?

“When we leverage, we aggregate and organize existing resources to achieve success.” – Richie Norton, The Power of Starting Something Stupid.   When you invest or store your dollars somewhere,

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Whole Life Vs. Indexed Universal Life: What Insurance Agents and Financial Advisors Really Think

“Believe (me), it’s not fun try­ing to explain to a client why his cash value went down and what are those high fees about.” – Agent/Advisor discussing Whole Life vs. Indexed Universal Life with

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Universal Life: The Inconvenient Truth about the “Other” Permanent Insurance

“The insurance industry has a dirty little secret that threatens the retirement plans of millions of unsuspecting families. “The problem is buried in the fine print of universal life policies…” John

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Life Insurance 101

Your browser does not support the audio element. Podcast: Play in new window | Download Life Insurance Q & A with Kim Butler   Our hosts are back in this episode of The Prosperity Podcast to answer

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