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The Lies About Money: Why You Need to Own the Portfolio of the Future
The Lies About Money: Why You Need to Own the Portfolio of the Future by Ric Edelman 1416543120 9781416543121
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The Lies About Money: Why You Need to Own the Portfolio of the Future by Ric Edelman

RIC EDELMANhas helped more people achieve financial success than any other practicing financial advisor. In 2007,Wealth Managermagazine listed his firm as the largest in terms of number of clients.Barronsfour times named him among Americas top 100 financial advisors in the country, and in 2004, Ric was inducted into the Financial Advisor Hall of Fame. His books have a million copies in print, including several foreign languages, and have topped theNew York Timesbestseller list. His national radio show, PBS television specials, syndicated newspaper column, and award-winning Web sites make him a house-hold name.Consumers love Rics unconventional yet common-sense approach to investing and personal finance. He revealed how everyday Americans achieve financial security in the #1New York TimesbestsellerOrdinary People, Extraordinary Wealth. His first bestselling book, the personal financial classicThe Truth About Money, was named Book of the Year. Now, Ric reveals the deceptive and manipulative business practices occurring in your retail mutual funds -- practices that are causing you to suffer higher fees, greater risks, and lower returns than you realize. InThe Lies About Money, Rics provocative new work, he offers you a detailed yet easy-to-follow plan that lets you take back control of your investments -- and your financial future.Rics unparalleled ability to explain complex financial concepts in a fun and entertaining way resonates with readers. In this book -- his first in more than five years -- he shares his most valuable lessons gained through two decades of working directly with individuals and families. He reveals the lies that have infiltrated your retail mutual funds and retirement accounts, and teaches you how to invest your money in your employer retirement plan, how to save for college, and for those who are retired, how to generate more income without sacrificing security. He shows you that proper money management has nothing to do with hot tips and everything to do with scientific analysis, bolstered by solid academic research and historical data. Ric explains exactly how the mutual fund scandal has caused him to change the way he manages his own money and the money entrusted to his firm by thousands of clients nationwide. Along the way, Ric shows you the secrets to investment success -- a long-term focus, the importance of diversification, and the crucial need for (and methods of) portfolio rebalancing.And the book doesnt stop there -- it will actually help you build an investment portfolio, one designed specifically around your needs. The book features a 24-page color insert containing 43 portfolio models, each based on the Edelman Managed Asset Program, one of the largest and fastest-growing money management programs in the country. Rics fun, interactive Guide to Portfolio Selection? will lead you on a fascinating journey through the books pages, taking you to the portfolio thats right for you!With insight and strategies that will change peoples lives,The Lies About Moneyoffers the truth that everyone is looking for.

Author: Ric Edelman

Language: English

Edition: Reprint

Binding: Paperback

Pages: 336

Publisher: Free Press

Publication Date: 2008-10-14

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ISBN: 1416543120

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