@BarryChoi explains why his financial adviser wanted him dead (Podcast)

Yeah, I know. I’ve been MIA. I’ve been away from the blog so long I forgot my logon credentials. Luckily the NSA texted it to me. There’s an upside to widespread surveillance I guess.

Episode 23

This week’s episode of Mostly Money, Mostly Canadian is now  available on iTunes (You have to click through to “view in iTunes”). You can also just use the embedded player or MP3 download down below to listen to it right away (you must be on this website to see it).

This week:

  • @BarryChoi shares his insights about money. Barry is not a financial services professional, but rather a graduate of the hard knocks school of finance. After dumping his adviser, he actually had his life threatened! He also shares some tips on travel, budgeting, and controlling consumption.

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Preet Banerjee
Preet Banerjee
...is an independent consultant to the financial services industry and a personal finance commentator. You can learn more about Preet at his personal website and you can click here to follow him on Twitter.
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  • My Own Advisor

    Great podcast Preet! Very well done Barry!


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  • Jon

    Thanks for the podcast and thanks to Barry for sharing his story about the untrustworthy adviser! Its really too bad when advisers put their own interests ahead of their clients!

  • Pat

    I am a 29 year old that came to the same conclusions as Berry regarding index investing. I also use the e-series/index ETFs and have similar saving habits, but I am not a deal hunter. He talked a little about the problems educating friends and family. I have had a hard time as well because I make more money than most of my friends and I don’t want to come off like a dick talking about all my investments and how much better they are then what they have. I try to give people that seem interested access to information and hope they actually look into it and let them draw their own conclusions. I feel like I have a duty to tell people but it is a fine like to walk.