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Podcast: Putting 2020 Into Perspective

No one could have predicted 2020 would end with a global pandemic, and what’s to come for the rest of 2021 is anyone’s guess. But in this episode, Roger offers advice on how to live with and face up to the things in life we can control, and how to let go of those we can’t. We’ll also unpack what we need to be thinking about to gain the confidence to navigate the unknown still ahead, all while putting 2020 into perspective.

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Podcast: What’s Working Now

Even with the pandemic there are still certain financial strategies and investments that are working well for people. Let’s review each one.

4 Financial Strategies For Success In The COVID Era

I have spent the past few months looking for options to the rising volatility and risk in stocks, bonds and other markets. Let’s look at some solid options that will work now, and when things get better.

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How the Stock Market Has Changed Over the Last 30 Years

Over the past few decades there has been an explosion of strategies and money flows from institutional investors (pension plans, hedge funds, etc.) relative to the market participation of individual investors. This dynamic change has made it more difficult for individual investors to be successful due to these imbalances in market participation.

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If I Got Sick and Can’t Work, How Will I Pay My Bills?

Roger GainerRoger holds the coveted and well-earned designations of Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®) and Retirement Income Certified Professional (RIPC®) from the American College. He is also a licensed insurance agent for life and health insurance and a Certified Paralegal for Estate Planning. What Makes Mortgage Debt Different?What Are My Best Mortgage Options?Podcast: Are You Ready […]

Will these be the Roaring 20’s?

Roger GainerRoger holds the coveted and well-earned designations of Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC®) and Retirement Income Certified Professional (RIPC®) from the American College. He is also a licensed insurance agent for life and health insurance and a Certified Paralegal for Estate Planning. What Makes Mortgage Debt Different?What Are My Best Mortgage Options?Podcast: Are You Ready […]

Personal Security Checklist

These days it can seem like we’re all busier than ever. Activities we used to have time for are fading away as the demands on us increase. Do you find you have time to do all the things you WANT to do, much less the things you NEED to do?

Got Volatility?

If the last couple of months, and especially the last few weeks have made you uncomfortable, then I suggest you take advantage of the recent rebound in stock prices from the recent large drops in the market and adjust your strategy to one that is less stressful on yourself.

Is Cash the Only Safe Place to Be NOW?

While I have been getting a lot of calls and emails thanking me for the information and explanation, several folks have contacted me and said that the post confirmed things that they had been concerned about and now they are moving everything to cash and just sit, as they are frozen with fear.

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Live from Business Radio KDOW 1220AM

Live from Business Radio KDOW 1220AM in San Francisco. in San Francisco, Roger joins The Best of Investing radio show. This program was taped on June 22, 2019.