Preview Mode Links will not work in preview mode

Informed Choice Radio Personal Finance Podcast

Apr 29, 2019

Neuroscientists estimate that over 90 percent of our operating systems - our beliefs, behaviors, patterns - are unconscious.

Since the surface story determines less than 10 percent of our decisions, how can we illuminate the shadow story responsible for over 90 percent of what we do each day?

Once we systematically...

Apr 26, 2019

I'm a master procrastinator. Easily distracted, very proficient at finding trivial things to fill my time, right up until a looming deadline, when I become the most productive machine known to humankind.

It turns out that, as a nation, we're pretty good at putting off important financial decisions, sweating the small...

Apr 22, 2019

It seems that all investors want to be contrarian investors.

My guest today explains that being a contrarian is hard work. It requires a lot of patience, both in terms of waiting for opportunities and then waiting to be proven right.

And it requires us to go against basic human instincts, fighting our natural tendencies...

Apr 19, 2019

What happens when an intensively farmed estate is handed back to nature?

In this episode of Informed Choice Radio, something a little different.

I recently had the opportunity to speak to the award-winning nature and travel journalist Isabella Tree about the Knepp Experiment.

Isabella, along with her husband, the...

Apr 15, 2019

A successful entrepreneur living in Southern California, my guest today had built a “dream life”; a happy marriage, a two-year-old daughter, a membership to a boat club, and a BMW in the driveway.

But underneath the surface, he was creatively stifled, depressed, and overworked trying to help pay for his...