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
Key Investment Decision (Episode #927)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 8:30 AM
What's the most important investment decision you can make in the New Year? This week's WT features a television exclusive with financial legend Charles Ellis and innovative financial planner Mark Cortazzo, who explain why cutting back on investment fees is the best way to insure higher returns.
Global Opportunities (Episode #926)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 8:30 AM
Bonds are expensive and investors are fleeing stocks, so where should you invest? This week's WT features global bond manager David Rolley from Loomis Sayles and global stock investor Rupal Bhansali from Ariel Investments, who discuss where they are finding the best investment opportunities.
Reducing Taxes (Episode #925)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 8:30 AM
The tax man cometh and he will be collecting more from investors next year. This week's WT features Western Asset Management's top municipal bond investor Robert Amodeo and Morningstar's personal finance guru Christine Benz, who suggest ways you can minimize the pain.
Financial Thought Leaders: Michael Mauboussin (Episode #924)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 8:30 AM
Guest: Michael Mauboussin, Chief Investment Strategist, Legg Mason Capital Management; Author, "The Success Equation"
This week WT features "Financial Thought Leader" Michael Mauboussin, who explains the important roles luck and skill play in investment success and how to harness both to your advantage.
Impact Investing Opportunities, Part 2 (Episode #923)
KQED World: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 8:30 AM
Guests: Ingrid Dyott, Portfolio Manager, Neuberger Berman Socially Responsive Fund; Amy O'Brien, Head of Global Social & Community Investing, TIAA-CREF.
Part 2 of WT's impact investing series reveals more ways to make money while doing good. Two investment pros, Neuberger Berman's Ingrid Dyott and TIAA-CREF's Amy O'Brien, share their strategies to match financial goals with values.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
We Need You!
Volunteer during our current on-air radio fundraising drive. It's a great way to support KQED Radio with your time. You can really make a difference!
Enter the New "ImageMakers" Screening Room
Enjoy films from present and past seasons of KQED's short independent film series, divided into Animation, Comedy, Drama, and Suspense.