300 episodes

SA For FAs delivers information and analysis that will help Financial Advisors throughout their day. The podcast, hosted by Seeking Alpha editor Gil Weinreich, addresses issues of current interest to Financial Advisors and active investors, including macro analysis of current issues affecting markets; retirement planning; and asset allocation strategy.

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SA For FAs delivers information and analysis that will help Financial Advisors throughout their day. The podcast, hosted by Seeking Alpha editor Gil Weinreich, addresses issues of current interest to Financial Advisors and active investors, including macro analysis of current issues affecting markets; retirement planning; and asset allocation strategy.

    Retirement Advisor: Inspiration For Advisors

    Retirement Advisor: Inspiration For Advisors

    Financial advisor work should be regarded as a helping profession. This podcast (5:34) frames that notion via a few inspirational quotes from poets Edwin Markham and Rudyard Kipling, and Israel’s first prime minister David Ben-Gurion and anthropologist Margaret Mead.

    • 5 min
    Retirement Advisor: Desperate For Income

    Retirement Advisor: Desperate For Income

    Analyst Marc Gerstein argues that senior secured loans are a safer bet than junk bonds, but even he considers them aggressive. This podcast (7:52) favors privately owned real estate as a source of income for those comfortable with that commitment, but suggests that accepting today’s low yields is a better choice than accepting a level of risk that can ruin your retirement.

    • 7 min
    Retirement Advisor: An Untapped Network

    Retirement Advisor: An Untapped Network

    A new paper by David Blake of London’s Pensions Institute explains how nudges and peer-group networks further people along toward greater retirement security. This podcast (6:56) argues that instead of seeking peer-group validation, it would be far more helpful if younger people were paired with older people, a pairing financial advisors are uniquely capable of making, to everyone’s advantage.

    • 6 min
    Retirement Advisor: Famous Last Words

    Retirement Advisor: Famous Last Words

    The story of America’s first celebrity economist, Irving Fisher, should cure anybody still milling about for expert predictions. This podcast (7:06) argues that investors, instead of spinning their heads listening to other people’s predictions, would do well to secure for themselves predictable income.

    • 7 min
    Retirement Advisor: Don’t Fear Retirement

    Retirement Advisor: Don’t Fear Retirement

    The Society of Actuaries has released a report on over a dozen significant retirement risks. This podcast (8:32) suggests that investors needn’t sweat such lengthy checklists if they get the big issues right before entering retirement, and proposes a major issue people ought to concern themselves with but which nary gets a mention.

    • 8 min
    Retirement Advisor: Public Finances And Your Retirement Location

    Retirement Advisor: Public Finances And Your Retirement Location

    Warren Buffett offered some retirement advice a year ago, little noticed at the time, which is more relevant now than then. This podcast (7:24) recalls the Oracle of Omaha’s post-annual-letter CNBC interview, where Buffett advised people take appropriate due diligence on just what liabilities they’re “walking into.”

    • 7 min

Customer Reviews

4.7 out of 5
64 Ratings

64 Ratings

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I never miss an episode.

Good solid info with no hype

DNot ,

Concise, intelligent, and directly to the point

Gil Weinreich is consistently helpful and direct with advice for financial advisors. And with very short daily recordings, if you want to improve you business and your life, you can't find a better way to spend 6-12 minutes. Thank you Gil!

BCLowrey ,

Great actionable advice

I've been listening to the Asset Allocator and Retirement Advisor for about a year and Gil's style is direct and thoughtful. I listen to these episodes driving to work and it's a great way to get my mind focuses on what matters.

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