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, Feb 24, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
Join financial advisor Ric Edelman as he looks at the business end of showbiz, provides tips for raising money-savvy kids and the explains value of secured credit cards. In addition, Ric is joined by the bluegrass group The Percolators while exploring the role economic hard times have played throughout U.S. history.
KQED World: Sun, Feb 17, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
Join Ric Edelman and his staff as they explore the rewards - and the costs - of buying a "supercar" and explain how Roman legions gave us the word "salary". Ric also interviews Don Blandin of the Investor Protection Trust about how to avoid frauds and con artists in the investment world.
KQED World: Sun, Feb 10, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
Join Ric Edelman and his staff as they look at how the costs of flying in a private jet apply to everyday situations like leasing a new car. Ric also gives advice about 401Ks to a woman on a Manhattan sidewalk and quizzes fitness guru Denise Austin on the discipline needed to achieve financial fitness.
KQED World: Sun, Feb 3, 2013 -- 9:00 AM
Join financial advisor Ric Edelman and his staff as they explore how a destination wedding can actually save money, look at the dangers of investing in gold and consider the increasing economic inequality between black and white America with BET founder and entrepreneur Bob Johnson. Ric also fields a variety of financial questions from seminar audiences and radio show callers.
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