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  …In pursuit of a ” Work-Optional Lifestyle?” Learn How To Retire And STAY Retired: Join Scottsdale Financial Planner Steve Jurich, AIF® for The “Common Sense Financial Hour” aka MASTERING MONEY —  on Money Radio am 1510 , DAILY at 8am and 11am, with updates M-F at 4:30pm. Podcasts 24/7 on the Mastering Money APP (Android) and i Tunes (Apple). Or, simply visit RetirementRadioUSA.com

Recent Episodes

Mastering Money 4/3/24

Two of the hottest healthcare pharmaceutical stocks in the past two years have been Eli Lilly Company and NovoNordisk, the two makers of the most popular approved weight loss drugs.  But do the drugs work for everybody?  No, we’ll tell you who the drugs do NOT work for in the Market Intel segment per the Wall Street Journal,  then Shelley Grandidge joins us review today’s best health insurance options.  MASTERING MONEY  is on the air!!

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Mastering Money 4/2/24

Does Green Energy Make the United States Vulnerable to Cyberattack? Yes, say many fact based scientists and war experts. As the Wall Street Journal reports, government climate policies are making it easier for the Chinese Communist Party to wage a multifront cyberattack. You may be shocked by what we report in the Market Intel segment. Then we’ll take a deep dive into how inflation could truly ruin your retirement–and what do about it.  MASTERING MONEY  is on the air!!

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Mastering Money 4/1/24

Bidenomics! Inflation! China! Digital currency! And, an upcoming Presidential election–a lot is happening in the world these days and it could affect your investments. Who better to comment on timely issues than the great Lou Dobbs? Today, Lou is our special guest host for segments 2 and 3, with commentary from Steve in segments 1 and 4.  This is a great podcast you don’t want to miss…MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!

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Mastering Money 3/29/24

Premium-economy seats are one notch below business class, one above the best sections of coach. They have become not only popular, but the most profitable tickets airlines are selling. says the Wall Street Journal.  We’ll review Journal’s report on what you can expect for air fare pricing in 2024 for travel overseas.  We’ll do that in the Market Intel segment, then Shelley Grandidge joins us for the Q&A. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

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Mastering Money 3/28/24

The artificial-intelligence boom is sending Silicon Valley’s talent wars to new extremes. Big Tech companies are serving up million-dollar-a-year compensation packages, in the race for leadership in generative AI systems. We’ll review the Wall Street Journal report on how crazy the pay scale is getting in the Market Intel segment, and then review an investing strategy that has made millions—and preserved it.  MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

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Mastering Money 3/27/24

Shares of Donald Trump’s social-media company surged 16% on their first day of trading reaching as high as 50%, shutting down the NASDAQ momentarily.  The price explosion boosted the presidential candidate’s fortune to roughly $4.5 billion. The question is, how soon can he tap into the money?  We have the full Wall Street Journal report in the Market Intel Segment and it may surprise you, then Medicare expert Shelley Grandidge joins us. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!

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Mastering Money 3/26/24

U.S Banks have been squeezed during the rate hike cycle. So have their stock prices.  They now look forward to relief from the Fed and could use a “Goldilocks” period of rates that are not too high, not too low. Lower rates will increase their profitability, which in turn means bank stocks are suddenly looking better. A full report in the Market Intel segment, then some timely retirement planning strategies that could add thousands a year of safe income to your portfolio. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

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Mastering Money 3/25/24

Bidenomics! Inflation! China! Digital currency! And, an upcoming Presidential election–a lot is happening in the world these days and it could affect your investments. Who better to comment on timely issues than the great Lou Dobbs? Today, Lou is our special guest host for segments 2 and 3, with commentary from Steve in segments 1 and 4.  This is a great podcast you don’t want to miss…MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!

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Mastering Money 3/22/24

Do you own a successful small business and believe that you are paying too much in taxes?  Is there a legitimate, IRS approved method of getting deductions of $200,000, $300,000, $400,000 or more—for socking money away in an IRS approved investment account?  Yes. We’ll talk about Cash Balance Plans today in the Market Intel Segment, then Medicare expert Shelley Grandidge joins us. A fact filled show for you…MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

 

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Mastering Money 3/21/24

Until recently, Amazon had virtually no competition, but the Chinese firms Temu and Shein, have come on like gangbusters. What is Amazon doing to head them off at the pass? We’ll examine the Wall Street Journal report in the market Intel segment– then–the most effective retirement strategies working now. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

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Mastering Money 4/10/24

Electrical engineers and utility experts are saying that Artificial Intelligence, AI is going to need so much new electricity over the next two to five years, that our grid system will not be able to handle it, which is why utility companies are suddenly not shutting down their coal operations.  A very timely report on a  hot topic in the Market Intel segment, then Shelley Grandidge joins us.  MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!

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Mastering Money 4/9/24

Most people think of dementia starting in a person’s 70s, 80s, and 90s, but research shows that the groundwork is laid as people enter their 40s, 50s, and 60s.  That’s the bad news. The Good news:  Science now has concluded how to delay or reduce the symptoms of dementia and alzheimers, step by step (and its not just doing crossword puzzles!!)   We’ll have the intriguing Wall Street Journal report in the Market Intel segment, and then get into spousal income planning in Segment 3.  MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!!

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Mastering Money 4/8/24

Bidenomics! Inflation! China! Digital currency! And, an upcoming Presidential election–a lot is happening in the world these days and it could affect your investments. Who better to comment on timely issues than the great Lou Dobbs? Today, Lou is our special guest host for segments 2 and 3, with commentary from Steve in segments 1 and 4.  This is a great podcast you don’t want to miss…MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!

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Mastering Money 4/5/24

Although the market is taking a bit of a breather right now, several prominent traders are pointing to a technical sentiment signal with a 100% success rate over the past five decades, which is suddenly flashing a green light. That report in the Market Intel segment, then Shelley Grandidge joins us to give us guidance on the best health insurance opportunities. A fact filled show…MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

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Mastering Money 4/4/24

A small set of companies that own nuclear reactors have seen their stocks soar at Nvidia-like rates in the past few months, says Barrons–part of a little-noticed renaissance in an industry that hasn’t had much to brag about in years. We’ll review that report in the Market Intel segment. Then we’ll examine recent studies on how much it takes to retire comfortably today (hint: about $1.47 million)
A great show for you today, MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

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Mastering Money 4/12/24

Congratulations on your retirement! …Now, get to work!! Nearly double the number of retirees are returning to work full time or part time reports the Wall Street Journal. We’ll review that report in the Market Intel segment and tell you why—then health insurance and Medicare specialist Shelley Grandidge joins us for the Q & A on health insurance and Medicare. A timely show–MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!!

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Mastering Money 4/11/24

A Real Estate Nightmare is Unfolding in Downtown St. Louis reports the Wall Street Journal.
The office district is empty, with boarded up retail stores every where you look. St Louis is one of a number of U.S. cities unable to recover from the Covid 19 pandemic. That report in the Market Intel Segment, then a Black Diamond market update…MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!

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