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Todd R. Tresidder

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Name:
Financial Mentor
Category:
Early Retirement
Tags:
Investing, Real Estate
Start Year:
1998

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Location:
Reno, Nevada, United States
Age:
50s
Race:
White
Gender:
Male
Life stage:
RETIRED
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Latest Blog Posts

Get FIRE! Discover Chris Mamula's failures and wins to achieve financial independence early retirement in just 5 years. It's easier than you think. ...
Posted: Jun 12 2018 @ 2:16 AM
All of the major markets are in extreme overvaluation territory creating extraordinary risk of loss. But this has been true for years so why the warning now' Discover the 4 symptoms that separate bubbles that burst from simple overvaluation, and find out how current market conditions stack up. Are we on the precipice of a collapse, or are we at the beginning of a sudden, final price acceleration' This complete ...
Posted: Jan 27 2018 @ 7:30 PM
Paying for your kids college is one of the biggest expenses you'll face. Many schools are so expensive that you could give your child a paid-off home and a secure retirement for what the education will cost. To make matters worse, the chances are good you won't qualify for need-based aid to help with the bill. So what are the strategies you can use to make college affordable' In this ...
Posted: Nov 28 2017 @ 9:16 AM
Do you know all the ways your financial adviser profits from your account' What's the difference between a broker and a financial adviser' If you can't answer both of these questions with confidence you're not alone. Multiple studies show investors are confused - and for good reason. Compensation, both hidden and disclosed, has evolved in recent years. The formerly clear lines of demarcation between different financial advisory roles have been ...
Posted: Aug 08 2017 @ 12:37 AM
Most of us look to financial experts for their knowledge and advice because, well, they're experts. We pay them for that knowledge because we lack it ourselves. Unfortunately, that knowledge isn't always as valuable as you might think, particularly when it comes to financial advice. In fact, it's more valuable to become your own financial expert. Why' Financial professionals aren't always right, and they don't always invest with your best ...
Posted: Aug 07 2017 @ 9:32 AM
There are three types of investors, but only one type is right for you. You must carefully match your investment strategy with your skills, resources, and interests if you want to achieve your financial goals as easy as possible. Many investment strategies won't fit your financial situation. The good news is you can advance to another investment type with the right education and skill development. Take this test to gauge ...
Posted: Aug 07 2017 @ 5:02 AM
Do you enjoy feeling out of control when investing in the market' Of course not. No one does. This loss of control is because the essence of investing is putting capital at risk into an unknowable future. How do you profit reliably when the future is unknowable' It's a complicated question. Unfortunately, most people respond to this innate uncertainty by seeking financial forecasters - from talking heads on CNBC to ...
Posted: Aug 07 2017 @ 3:38 AM
Securities fraud should be a real concern for any investor. Eventually you'll come across a con man or "trusted" individual unknowingly selling a fraudulent investment. It's not a question of "if", but "when". I see it regularly in my coaching client's portfolios. Knowing how to recognize fraud before you commit your money is your only safeguard. This list contains sixteen of the most common types of securities fraud so you'll ...
Posted: Aug 04 2017 @ 11:19 PM
My first investment was a complete loss. I know that doesn't make for ego pleasing, cocktail party conversation, but it's the truth. In this article I reveal the whole story about how I lost 100% of my invested capital many years ago, and the investment mistakes I made to create this disastrous result. It's proof that I didn't begin as an investment genius and that anyone can develop the necessary ...
Posted: Aug 04 2017 @ 7:39 AM
How can you tell the difference between false prophets and legitimate financial advice' How do you know if the financial expert sitting across the desk from you can actually help' Is his primary interest to pad your pockets, or his own' This 12 question due diligence test gives you the tools you need to figure who you can trust, and who should be ignored. Don't put your capital at risk ...
Posted: Aug 04 2017 @ 7:00 AM

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