50 min

Is Now a Good Time to Pick Stocks? The Pros & Cons of Active Investing with Jack Raines The Money with Katie Show

    • Investing

Given current market conditions, it seemed like a good time to revisit the age-old temptation for investors: Should I…try to stop the bleeding and make more active investment choices? Surely I could do better than -22%!
In most personal finance circles, this question is heresy—but lucky for you, I like to rock the boat. We’re digging into the case against active, some oddly compelling arguments for it, and everything in between in this week’s episode. Don’t call the FI/RE department on me! (See what I did there?)
I'm joined by Jack Raines of the blog Young Money (https://www.youngmoney.co/) today to discuss 'the true cost of alpha.' (Alpha = an investment's ability to beat the market.)
This is also our first episode with a listener Q&A. Today’s is about commission income: How it’s taxed, how to budget for it, and how to invest it. Got a question you want answered? Make sure you’re following Money with Katie on Instagram, where you’ll see our call for questions!

Mentioned in the Episode

Jack's article, A New Definition of Alpha


Nick's article, Why You Shouldn't Pick Individual Stocks


Dalio's book, The Changing World Order


Mike Green interview on Resolve's Gestalt University


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This episode is sponsored by Betterment.

Given current market conditions, it seemed like a good time to revisit the age-old temptation for investors: Should I…try to stop the bleeding and make more active investment choices? Surely I could do better than -22%!
In most personal finance circles, this question is heresy—but lucky for you, I like to rock the boat. We’re digging into the case against active, some oddly compelling arguments for it, and everything in between in this week’s episode. Don’t call the FI/RE department on me! (See what I did there?)
I'm joined by Jack Raines of the blog Young Money (https://www.youngmoney.co/) today to discuss 'the true cost of alpha.' (Alpha = an investment's ability to beat the market.)
This is also our first episode with a listener Q&A. Today’s is about commission income: How it’s taxed, how to budget for it, and how to invest it. Got a question you want answered? Make sure you’re following Money with Katie on Instagram, where you’ll see our call for questions!

Mentioned in the Episode

Jack's article, A New Definition of Alpha


Nick's article, Why You Shouldn't Pick Individual Stocks


Dalio's book, The Changing World Order


Mike Green interview on Resolve's Gestalt University


Follow Along

Listen to Money with Katie here: https://www.podpage.com/money-with-katie-show/


Read Money with Katie: https://moneywithkatie.com/


 
Follow Money with Katie!

Instagram - https://www.instagram.com/moneywithkatie/


Twitter - https://twitter.com/moneywithkatie


TikTok - https://www.tiktok.com/@moneywithkatie



This episode is sponsored by Betterment.

50 min