This week on “Money Talks,” Dr. Gene is joined by Bil Lako, CFP® and Ted Parrish, CFA, to discuss the improving housing market, the Fed’s taper, buying and selling strategies and listener questions on taxable estates, put all of your savings into a 529 Plan and how soon you can begin considering a stock after its IPO.
The “Money Talks” hosts address a variety of listeners’ questions, including those on cable providers, retirement savings and power companies in China.
Ben Crowe, CFP®, CFA, C.P.A., joins Dr. Gene and Teddy Parrish, CFA, to discuss the Services Index, chain store sales, and earnings from AIG, FOX, Disney, Coach and ICE. Ben addresses a listener question on Social Security disability benefits and Ted and Gene talk about the fundamentals of stock analysis.
The markets started the week strong and ended the week up, despite the rocky trading mid-week.
The “Money Talks” hosts answer a variety of listeners’ questions on The Carlyle Group, SanDisk, and saving to a 401(k) if you plan on retiring early.