Truth About Money with Ric Edelman
This series educates and entertains viewers about personal-finance issues, including investing, retirement, financing a college education, mortgages and supporting elderly parents and struggling adult children. Host Ric Edelman, twice ranked by Barron's magazine as the top independent financial advisor in the US, engages viewers on both an intellectual and an emotional level, providing them with practical information about saving and investing. Aided by 20 years of research in human psychology and neuroeconomics, Edelman reveals ways to avoid making common mistakes and start making better financial decisions about everything from buying cars to handling credit cards and choosing investments.
Truth About Money with Ric Edelman Previous Broadcasts
KQED World: Sun, Dec 30, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Ever wanted to bottle your own wine? Ric Edelman tells you what it's going to cost and then answers questions on US Savings Bonds, financial pitfalls for young adults and visits Sesame Street for a discussion of how to teach kids about money with the irrepressible Elmo.
KQED World: Sun, Dec 23, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Should you put your retirement money into Collectibles and Fine Art? Ric Edelman and his staff visit one of the world's largest auction houses to find out. Plus, our Cash Comedy sketches look at the funny side of the world's worst dates and the editor of Variety gives us an inside look at the business of show business.
KQED World: Sun, Dec 16, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Ric Edelman answers questions on private-equity funds, how to buy your first house and when to make distributions from your IRA account. Plus, a look at the surprisingly reasonable price of a "nanny" for your children and a reality check on your kid's chances of making the majors from Ken Kendrick of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
KQED World: Sun, Dec 9, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Ric Edelman's staff explores the importance of professional guidance with Captain Mo - one of Key West's top shark-fishing captains. Then, Ric visits Las Vegas to get investment advice from Rick, Corey and "the old man" - the "Pawn Stars".
KQED World: Sun, Dec 2, 2012 -- 9:00 AM
Ric Edelman explores how you can take a top-of-the-line exotic sports car for a drive without being taken to the cleaners. Plus, Ric interviews legendary boxing promoter Bob Arum and tells a live audience how to evaluate a financial advisor.
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