Chris Thornberg
ABOUT Christopher

Christopher Thornberg founded Beacon Economics, LLC in 2006. Under his leadership, the firm has become one of the most respected research organizations in California serving public and private sector clients across the United  States.  In  2015,  Dr.  Thornberg also became Director of the UC Riverside School of Business Center for Economic Forecasting and Development and [...]


Joe Anderson
ABOUT Joseph

As CEO and President, Joe Anderson has created a unique, ambitious business model utilizing advanced service, training, sales, and marketing strategies to grow Pure Financial Advisors into the trustworthy, client-focused company it is today. Pure Financial, a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA), was ranked 15 out of 100 top ETF Power Users by RIA channel (2023), was [...]

Alan Clopine

Alan Clopine is the Executive Chairman of Pure Financial Advisors, LLC (Pure). He has been an executive leader of the Company for over a decade, including CFO, CEO, and Chairman. Alan joined the firm in 2008, about one year after it was established. In his tenure at Pure, the firm has grown from approximately $50 [...]

Published On
January 24, 2015

Joe and Al unveil the opening of their newest location in Woodland Hills, CA. Chris Thornberg later joins in to discuss what’s happening in the world economy – focusing on Europe’s bond buying.

0:45 “Big news for Your Money, Your Wealth and Pure Financial Advisors…”

1:12 “…Now we have an office in Los Angeles, Woodland Hills. The grand opening of Woodland Hills is going to be in the next week or so”

1:26 “For all of you LA listeners that have been calling us for years wanting an office in LA….you do not have to wait any longer. If you want to come in to our new location in Woodland Hills, here’s your opportunity.”

3:28 “If you want a CFP® that’s a fee-only salaried employee of our firm, Pure Financial Advisors, to take a look at your overall financial situation at no cost, here’s your opportunity.”

7:48 “We got Chris Thornberg on the line from Beacon Economics…”

8:10 “Chris, let’s talk a little about Europe. They kind of are doing a little bit of bond buying like we do here in the states.”

13:38 [Chris] “Stock market is indeed high because of low interest rates…”

25:36 “Expected return and risk are related…”

32:11 “When you own real estate as an investment, you have rental income, rental deductions and hopefully you’re making a profit or at the very least breaking even. Although that’s difficult to do in San Diego, but let’s say you’re making a little profit. But you get to take another deduction which is called depreciation.”