My 10 Dumbest Money Moves

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Most of what I’ve learned about money I didn’t learn in books, or by being a CPA, investment adviser or financial reporter. I learned it the hard way: by making bad decisions and missing major opportunities.

Of course, everybody screws up. But one silver lining in an otherwise dark cloud is that by sharing our experiences, maybe we can help others avoid a similar fate.

That’s what this week’s podcast is about. Fellow podcaster Miranda Marquit and I are going to confront the boneheaded things we’ve done with money, what we should have done instead and what you and yours should do if you find yourself in similar circumstances.

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About me

I founded Money Talks News in 1991. I’m a CPA, and I have also earned licenses in stocks, commodities, options principal, mutual funds, life insurance, securities supervisor and real estate.

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