Types of Risk Management

We all understand that there’s risk in the world. Put simply, risk is the possibility of loss. As investors, we tend to focus solely on market risk. But there are many different types of risk. In this video, David Cook, CFP® of Pure Financial Advisors discusses not only market risk, but also longevity risk, inflation risk, sequence of returns risk, … Read more

David CookDavid Cook

How to Manage 8 Risks That Can Derail Your Retirement

Plenty of risks threaten retirement, and today we focus on managing risks from longevity, inflation, sequence of returns, taxes, interest rates, and lost opportunity. Plus, Professor Jamie Hopkins from The American College and the New York Life Center for Retirement Income talks about how our risky investor behavior needs Rewirement (which happens to be the title of his most … Read more

Guest:  Jamie Hopkins Professor Jamie Hopkins

Podcast #184

Why Do You Need to Understand Financial Markets?

Marc Levinson, author of The Economist Guide to Financial Markets: Why They Exist and How They Work explains how understanding financial markets can help you make fewer investing mistakes and improve everything from your home to your job to your portfolio. Plus, what does Tax Reform 2.0 have in store for us? What to do with a few extra bucks … Read more

Guest:  Marc Levinson Marc Levinson

Podcast #180

Can Risk Revolutionize How You Work?

Can risk revolutionize your work? Best selling author, entrepreneur and co-host of the Bad Crypto Podcast, Joel Comm, talks about his new book, The Fun Formula: How Curiosity, Risk-Taking, and Serendipity Can Revolutionize How You Work.

Show Notes

  • (01:20) Should I Quit My Corporate Job to Be a DJ?
  • (08:33) Joel Comm on The Fun Formula: How
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Guest:  Joel Comm Joel Comm

Podcast #179
Why financial risk management is important

Why Risk Management is Important

Why Risk Management is Important

Risk Management is a term most frequently associated with large businesses due to its crucial importance for corporations. However, risk management activities are just as vital when it comes to personal finances. By definition, risk management is the process of understanding, analyzing and addressing potential risks to ensure objectives are achieved. Sounds simple enough, … Read more