A Review of The Truth About Money by Ric Edelman Clarkgym2 Comments

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Ric Edelman is consistently rated as the top independent financial advisor in the country by well-respected publications. He also hosts a weekly radio show where he talks about the economy and answers questions. Even if you think you know a lot about finances, Ric is the type of guy that will re-educate you and challenge your financial plan. While it’s true that this book covers many of the standard areas that many books of this nature cover like stocks, bonds, mutual funds and so on, it’s also the most well rounded personal finance and investing book that I’ve ever read and I’ve been around the block. The Truth About Money includes information about such overlooked topics like:

Estate Planning

I bet a lot of you have never talked about this with you financial advisor. Retirement planning is great but what about preserving your wealth for your heirs? Ric covers this in detail and also provides solid arguments on why you can’t afford not to do so.

Insurance

Before reading this book, the topic of life insurance seemed unnecessary. It really opened my eyes to why you need it as well as health insurance. Too many people scrimp on these and…

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