Forget New Year's resolutions; we're doing New Year REALLOCATIONS! Shane kicked off the conversation with a good problem: What to do with $500K in cash? One easy place to start: A diversified portfolio, that takes into account risk tolerance and time horizon.
Larry is on the other end of the risk spectrum from Shane, but maybe that's just fine for his situation. Both Carolyn and Jerome asked about how to select a financial advisor.
These questions provided a perfect opportunity for me to explain the different types of advisors and the various ways you can pay for services. For more, you can check out: Protect Against Scams: 10 Questions to Ask Financial Advisors. We also were able to exonerate Brian from his self-described "financial malpractice".
Finally, here's last week's CTM segment about the diving stock and oil markets.
Thanks to everyone who participated and to Mark, the BEST producer in the world. Check out Mark's first-producing credit for this CBS Evening News segment that aired recently. If you have a financial question, there are lots of ways to contact us:
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