Consuelo Mack WealthTrack
This series provides trustworthy, understandable advice about building and protecting wealth over the long-term. Host Consuelo Mack brings together the best minds in the business world to help Americans build long-term diversified portfolios in stocks, bonds, annuities, real estate, insurance, art and collectibles. Following in-depth discussion of the week's big economic stories and trends, guests recommend their picks for the "one investment" every investor should own in a long-term diversified portfolio. Each episode highlights an "Action Point," one 'to-do' item to help achieve financial security.
Consuelo Mack WealthTrack Previous Broadcasts
Low-Cost Advantage (Episode #1201)
KQED World: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 4:30 AM
Investors are abandoning traditional, actively managed mutual funds in favor of "passive" index funds, particularly exchanged traded funds, or ETFs. Wall Street has taken note and is offering a wide variety of ETFs to attract investment money. ETF experts Matthew Hougan, CEO of ETF.com, a leading ETF research firm, and Matthew Peron, Head of Global Equity at giant wealth management firm Northern Trust, explain when it is better to invest in ETFs versus traditional mutual funds and how to tell the difference between good and bad ETFs so viewers can make the best investment decisions.
- KQED World: Wed, Jul 1, 2015 -- 10:30 AM