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InvestED: Ep. 39- What a Market Drop Means to Rule #1 Investors

The recent DOW drop has the financial industry up in arms as to what that means for the future of the market. In this episode, we discuss how the DOW drop affects you as a Rule #1 Investor, the new Hollywood hit “The Big Short,” and why you probably shouldn’t watch CNBC.

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In Episode 39 You Will Learn

1. China’s role in the recent Dow drop and whether or not it’s something you should pay attention to as a Rule #1 Investor.

2. Why everyone should go watch the new Hollywood hit “The Big Short.”

3. The inevitability of market fluctuations and how to use them to your advantage.

4. How to use the Wilshire 5000 and current gross domestic product (GDP) to determine if the stock market is underpriced or overpriced.

5. Four things you should know about the market right now before making any investment decisions.

6. How to use the Schiller PE to determine the current value of the market and whether we’re headed into a recession.

7. The Four M’s of Successful Investing (and why your company may only need to meet 3 of them)

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On the InvestED podcast, Phil and his daughter Danielle shine a light on the successful investing strategies that gurus like Warren Buffett have used for 80 years. Listen in for a great stock market education on basics, learn how to invest on your own, and follow along with real-time examples and investing tips from week to week.