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This is very are strong and I'm joined today by estate planning attorney Todd lot ski. From the law firm of Cushing and Dolan with your financial exchange quick tip of the day today we're talking about the top. Misconceptions. About Medicaid. Irrevocable trusts taught on that note. Many people a lot of our listeners are afraid of giving up control. Of their assets to a trustee with the use these irrevocable trust is this a valid concern. It is absolutely not about concern but one that I can understand why people think that right they hear the word irrevocable immediately think you know that's and I have no control well here's the real issue this irrevocable trusts that were speaking up while I don't love it if you serve as trustee yourself so I don't want mom and dad to service trustee you put on a child let's say as trustee first while they should be a friendly trustee is that your fan I'm sure but most importantly how do you retain control you retain the right to remove. And replace that trustees that called power of appointment known I'll just a simple power of removing and replacing a trusty little different than power appointment but absolutely just kick him out anytime you want and replace them with anybody want to just not yourself. Well iRobot you buried at that sends the message to me that I really have the control over the trust not to trustee and if they were doing anything I didn't like you better believe I'd given the vote. Very good well you need to get the facts about protecting your assets from long term care expenses at least that's my suggestion. Request this brand new guide from Cushing and Dolan. The top misconceptions. About Medicaid irrevocable trusts 8668485699. That is the phone number you should call and I would call now 8668485699. The name of the guy. Is the top misconceptions. About Medicaid irrevocable trusts the phone number is toll free 866848. 5699. Advance the state planning has many benefits including avoiding probate passing your assets along to your bloodline protection from the nursing home in my favorite possibly eliminating the estate tax type folks this is very Armstrong from the financial exchange each week tot lots ski a partner with the law firm of Cushing handle educates our listeners like telling them how to protect air assets from the high cost of nursing homes a state planning has many benefits including helping you to not impoverish your spouse if you go into a nursing home Cushing and Dolan has put together a brand new guy top ten reasons to do estate planning call for your copy now 8668485699. Cushing and Dolan can help you protect your assets that number again is 8668485699. 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Securities up with the securities America pink member in SIPC advisory services up with the securities America advisors think Gary Armstrong representative Armstrong advisory group in the securities America companies are not affiliated please consult with your qualified tax expert for any tax related concerns. The news. This is the financial exchange we've Barry Armstrong. First greens stay on top of breaking business news and learn how to manage your money to help you towards a more secure future he'd still play initially exchange with the euros. Barry Armstrong. Hi everybody welcome to the financial. Exchange carrier from today joined by Michael Armstrong and we're talking broad have a lot to talk about. I want everybody to relax about their student loans no need to pay your student loans anymore we'll give in to that story in about ten minutes will be joined. By Josh Mitchell from the Wall Street Journal. President Obama. Outlining a program were student loans will be forgiven you're gonna wanna hear that interview it's coming up momentarily. Before we do that though I wanna talk about the jolts report came out at 10 AM eastern time. You know you you look at a report like that it was good news Michael. Yeah Eric didn't have good news there at the numbers have been improving month over month. In the last couple months have been about flat but the job openings report was five point 4 1000000 this morning about five minutes ago that was released and you know continued good news which was Seattle market reacts that you know every time we see these good news stories and smear concerned about rising interest rate price and market and it. Sought to sell off around by yep good news on the economic front. The last monthly data point that we had and I shared this with you in the past if I'm looking at a chart now from the Federal Reserve. And if you go back Michael to the year 2009. Every time you apply for jobs or seven competitors the right to would you netstat Parker yesterday at Edmonton. You know their seven applicants for every job that when you guys graduating college. Today that number is now one point five neat that's how many people are applying for a job. It had been last month it was one point 68 so. That competitive nature of the job market and I would suggest this to you if you've been out of work for awhile this actually might be an opportune time to re enter the workforce if you've got skills. Now let's say have you CDO the day in and you know you you've got to clean record you can drive. To elect. Wages are up you're gonna be of the make more money as as a result of the declining. Rate of unemployment and the fact that there are more jobs opened this month than there were last time and the workforce and be content and change jobs and promotional swear and look for a rising wage that's right. Good news at a pizza hot this is ingenious Texas good news I'm absolutely. You know what I'm not a big Pizza Hut I've ever been to pizza and haven't now well looks like Grossman's. It into your they are making massive. Absolutely startling. Revelations to their new menu and and this is gonna get me in the door right I'm just very excited about. The integration of hot dogs and pizza yes absolutely disgusting it's part protect seniors are elected you should go for yeah it's going to be big into the crossed if the you know that the ring around right in uttering Europe crime story. There's going to be hot dog. Big inside. A bat crossed that something wrong is that's. I'll let our press forget about that that definitely added you know it's gonna give heart attack and I am better detail just that they wouldn't it be great this great now you get to the end peaked yet the crust. It's kind of like into a match. Now be looking forward to getting to the crust on your pizza but some relish mustard on there yeah I you get yours aren't enthusiastic. With the coach right now it's comes out and you come back on and mr. Portman it would fiction section I I would I I will. This is it is the bill is not available not yet now where when the idea that by that and I local pizza honestly I don't have the inside track and off here in the US it is. Yet you are a whole ideas that app. Inside information. And and and ready to re ready to go there based of the the cheese filled crest right that's like staple now it's yet that's not that it. Now it's because it eats like a minor matches this whole hot the circling the pizza crust and I thought well don't be like eight hot dogs and yeah yeah. Or maybe one really big circular. Want to turn out I'm I'm the pot of gold port I know I will try to I'm I'm excited about this. I'm also excited about this story but it a bad way. The NFL the national felon. Billed taxpayers seven million dollars to honor veterans. Anti did you guys know the story yet to get broken actually a week or two ago it's it's. This adds it's awful and the worst offender. Is renewing the patriot team on. They took in the last three years the New England Patriots. Received 675000. Dollars from the Department of Defense right in order to. Honor veterans utter about you have been to a football game and are being a hockey game in CD's guys getting honored I just thought. That is that night to the nice gesture that would classy move on the part of the team. To honor the vet because then that gets the auction gained jobs in this that's a thought it was all about I did soup but that was my impression right. Turns out the New England Patriots received it just think about the 675000. Dollars. Over three year period time more than any other NFL team. The the Denver Broncos. Received 460000. Dollars and those are the only two teams that I had. The data Portman at the field. Mystery strictly for about what's ago. Nonprofit organization. That that they've got wounded warriors it's 7000 dollars. Actress and you know all sorts retraining. Order went about mica a charity like the Fisher house down involved with that and that we're big supporters of the Fisher house and I mean I just think. Bob Kraft thanks a you know you've done a wonderful job your billionaire congratulations and all of your success but my guess you really need to take. 675000. Dollars to do. I've just a nice thing I mean is that really necessary. Yeah I mean in this across the NFL it's not just the patriots but still it is it is totally backwards. I I thought I was just thank you those are some nice gesture I did true and I wondered now like when you go to hockey games you see that in Tennessee and every sport and basketball to hear in -- that we hero. You know you know the quarter something I mean I I don't know what's going on in BA but you see it all the time. I I don't know if John McCain is on the warpath. The extra again at the Pentagon to release all the professional sports team. If they are Smart. If the patriots are Smart especially given there. Reputation right now they're Smart they say you know what. There you were right and we're gonna rate here's here's here's a check to our favorite to to a veteran tight cherry is not to beat Fisher house treatment break it should be. Check made payable to you know you hear about horrible health care. That are veterans are receiving in the hospital. Okay who wouldn't if that's where it's due to a year in LA. But do the right thing exactly. It will say I I just think that fundamentally law. Beat them by a Apple's latest anti hacking measure will in fury eight law enforcement what would that be asking do you guys have the the four digit code. When your opponent orders and do your own if you do you've got pads on every fifteen minutes while walkman phone okay well the the chances of that being hacked. He is 101000. Variations of that coat rate. Apple announced yesterday. If they're gonna make it six digit code which I'm not crazy but I like I don't know six digits could take me 50% longer. Right you remember two more numbers. Have now. I wonder. Our biometrics becoming much more common with mark. Mark it. That doesn't work though because he they can steal it like at least a year full. They can copy your thumbprint and then re use it on them on the pulse that that was a failed method of protecting your date. And and now they're going to six pitches and other cops don't like beak as it goes from. One in 101000. To one in a billion that the number. Dad is doing different generations and others it's better protection of your date yet has pretty cheap tools. That are. Out on the nation. Where it takes a couple of hours. Ago. The I think in the number of different on our credentials not not happy because. Our lives. Right. Everything I think when that when they got Aaron and I think those have been part of McCain's tax message was huge as it goes and Lloyd's on as well. Oden lights yeah so. Anyway. The they're not happy about it. I'm not really happy about it just as it is that you have to now typing in six digits here. Agreed but I mean there was terminated and or any agent sensor and four. States like 50% of the time now. We're mortgages. Taking an insert into my. Even assuming I can remember that is enough to write my digits down on the back of the phone where you went 234 by six now. Here you're not nobody on the cannot help you guys both have busted. Yesterday. Paying them. It. Patty field. I feel a student loans unloaded and acrylic you've gotten the full value of your education news like it when you sit here. In retrospect you graduate five years ago yes and 2010 you'd feel like he's got a good value for your education now. Let us thank you might be eligible. You might be eligible for forgiveness yeah if you didn't get if you just feel like he didn't get a good deal. Going to college you might get your student government stay tuned we will be joined. Variety with the name China Josh Mitchell from the Wall Street Journal this broke yesterday afternoon it told how a car about he went nuts on on there about it. We're gonna talk about Howell student loans are being forgiven by president Barack Obama that's next on the financial. Breaking financial. A financial exchange with Barry Armstrong on the financial exchange radio network. 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Security topic is pretty American member an SIPC advisory services up with the securities America advisors think Gary Armstrong representative Armstrong advisory group in the securities America companies are not affiliated please consult with your qualified tax expert for any tax related concerns. This isn't powers and I'm joined today by a eight planning attorney Todd lucky. Analog permit Cushing and talent with your legally changed quick tip of the day. Today we're talking about last minute cleaning techniques for the procrastinate or they can help seed here ask that if someone goes into a nursing. Todd can anything be done to save the liquid assets of an unmarried individuals. Yet there are some things now remember it's never as good as as advanced planning but it's better than losing all the money and that's really the goal. In order or an individual who single to get on Medicaid. They have to have less than 2000 dollars and often times they won't have a few hundred and that they saved over their lifetime. Well bucket of money is there the individual and how to. Purchased one of these Medicaid annuities and please let me just throw a reminder. That these annuities cannot be purchased prior to someone going into the nursing on the case so don't let somebody tell you that they can you Medicaid annuity today. It's a last minute planting technique. And once you buy this annuity lets me take two or 300000 dollars up access assets. And purchase the annuity that goes access assets are converted to an income stream so value and essence hapless spend 2000 dollars of assets. Because big chunk of that has now paying out and incomes in a month we checked. You'll receive. Over your life expectancy whatever your life expectancy is that the term of the annuity. The moment you buy that annuity you're now eligible for Medicaid annual stretch out the money make it last. Lot longer folks if you are single warm married in their feast with a nursing homes day. The air is something that can be done to save your assets last minute that you need some guidance. Collar rockets were right now heard the brain a guy from Cushing and Alan cleaning for procrastinators. 8668485699. And 8668485699. Helping cut through the financial PS speeds NBA Larry Armstrong enough financial exchange on the financial exchange radio network. And and and yeah. Our guest is Josh Mitchell from the Wall Street Journal he wrote an article yesterday afternoon at 130. And it read the first paragraph and then I'll introduce you to our guest. The Obama administration said it would forgive federal student loans. Owed by Americans who can show they were lured to colleges by fraudulent recruiting. A move that potentially could involve billions of dollars. And is one of the most aggressive measures yet to ease student debt Josh Mitchell what's welcome to the program are a yes I do great things happened I was pretty surprised. Two to see this press release yesterday afternoon W. Actually I I would not because there's been this movement on an honor over the past year. Force students of the date for profit chains. That recently closed down. Unity at their schools closed and they'd been saying they'd been pressuring. Congress. It maturation to four forgive their line so there has been this movement that has let up to what was said this week. But I'll tell you what Josh in reading your article on gonna read another line to yeah. So long is the borrower can document east school persuaded him or her to take out the loan under condition conditions. That would violate state loss I mean that's pretty open ended I think you're gonna have. Flood gate open where kids outcry not just kids the young adults. And adults all over the country are gonna say. Well you know what I was misled by my law school and G later when I went to medical school I thought I was going to be able to make lots of money in this in this. Is this pandora's box. Yes side I think that is one of the concerns here and flat does that questioned the administration's. When they announced that they basically said that a lot of the details. Haven't been figured out there and I hired as special master figure out those details. I do you think that there is a slippery slope here with the administration is saying is that under the law that they're going to use. It someone would have to show that. You know basically there are school violated a state law. And when accessible what is the threshold for that I have to be at court case there's been a judge have to come in and act. And actually determined that eight state law was violated and make that well. We don't know that yet where I hired a special master to figure out what exactly that threshold is but it sounds like the agency the Department of Education. Would actually be out looking had to each individual case. And then they would have to do. Include whether they felt that the evidence that the. That these students. Clipboard. Met that threshold so I do think if there's a slippery slope. I can just tell you from. From my experience in talking with people with student that I've talked with a lot of people you mentioned multiple cup but a lot of people who said you know. I enroll in the law school like for Denver. All of this money that has now that under the impression that I was going to get a job as a lawyer and my school told me that you know act percentage of students or hired after law school and you know that actually let untrue they missed what makes so I do think there is saying a risk of a slippery slope here. I I couldn't agree with you more and I I've read in the past. It with a total student loan debt about one point two trillion. 21 point two to one point trichet about right now. And and that about. I think about thirty to 40% of it is related to these trade schools. Yeah I'm not I'm not sure exactly what that figure that wolf say that is that there is a disproportionate. Amount of debt that is going to these for profit schools and initiation did say that this specifically aimed at this for profit schools they feel like there. That that is a disproportionate source of problems with student at a lot of students are. Are are entering into these schools they're they're paying a lot more than they would pay and a lot of these comparative. Four year public schools. And and and often times they don't get that same types of jobs there. Other class action lawsuits against these pork for a private schools right now like it. Yet there are yet there are a lot of laughs it's. Yes and then there are a lot of spin off its and there are a lot of federal investigations of these schools and it is the secretary of education Arne Duncan said yesterday. You know that there could be more instances where the government put a lot of pressure on some of these companies that they feel have missed but they're they're students. That this company's Arab are evaporate like Corinthian Colleges has no assets. We had a couple mop here in New England they go defunct and there's no way to recoup recover the money so when these loans are forgiven. Josh hey I I think it's a show of shows up on the taxpayer's bill doesn't. Exactly exactly and I ain't you know at some of the critics are saying look the maturation you know this this new well it does help the students. Well your doing is saying okay the these schools did Tommy you know they'd they acted poorly. But it's the taxpayers that are ultimately gonna have to pay for their actions. And I think that's one of the concerns here. Well sure and and here's how it works justly you know everybody's clear. The the state sets up a kangaroo court right. And they say oh yeah all the schools they violated state laws because the states have no skin in the game right this is all federal money these are federally guaranteed student loans. So parliament are the state of Connecticut New Hampshire Massachusetts Rhode Island Vermont and Maine they'll just set up these kangaroo courts and they say. Archie port Johnny. You know he went to University of Maine and he didn't get a job and he's on hard times you have you University of Maine must've violated state law so now all of Johnny's. Federal student loans right are forgiven rated right what is at stake here why does mean can't they don't write and that's. That that's where. This this really gets entangled in what's unfair about this is you have to remember. That the people who arrange for the student loans where the politicians. Right well you know and the federal government that that the policy right now as that the federal government is the main lender still runs and and they and they and and and that policy makers feel that that is something that the government should be investing in it helps to. To have a skilled work force and educated work force that ultimately helped the country as a whole. And I think that's the idea behind the federal student loan programs the consequence of that is that they yes went students default on the airlines are when Nate. Can't pay them back because their school went under. Yes taxpayers pick up the tab. I think the government you know one of their argument. One of the about a British rationed argument says that on the whole the stimulus programs. Still counts as quote unquote a profit on the books. Right now but there are some questions about how these ones are counted for him but that you know on the whole yes he could have these these individual cases where. Students are having their loans for forgiven bank bill that does not cost the taxpayer is actually still shows up as a prophet an overall there. The country's being held by having a skilled educated workforce I think that would be the other side that argument. You know Josh I know. You know what's gonna happen now is just like you ever see the lawyer the ads on television lawyers advertising that no game qualify for Social Security disability. Now I gonna have the same ads running same. Packed attorneys. Are going to be saying I can get student loans forgiven call 1800 and I'll help you get your student loan forgiveness and this is they've just the Obama administration has created a new industry. Well that that actually has started to happen because we've we've seen these this group an income based repayment plan happen. We we now also have these debt debt forgiveness plant outside of this particular policy that was announced this week there is this debt forgiveness. Program that's in place for people to be on the public service you're like a government or he can ambulance forgiven after ten years even appear private sector work reconnect your once again. After twenty years and will we have seen is a lot of private companies are actually starting to advertising contact. American to have indicted that look we can get your wants forgiven and I think people don't realize is that. You actually don't have. Have to go through on these companies did to do that but I think that the companies are doing is they're getting ease. They're saying we can do this for years and yet he has been a little bit of kind of a cottage industry. Josh I figure I'm up against the heartbreak but thank you very much for your chair thank you and we're gonna keep you and speed Obama. Are you will be back with your thoughts on student all 68680 is our text number. Can cope with the financial exchange. You. 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This is very Armstrong and I'm joined today by estate planning attorney Todd luck ski. From the law firm of Cushing in Dolan with your financial exchange quick tip of the day. We're talking today about the top misconceptions. About Medicaid irrevocable trust. I'll tell you what Todd this is something I hear every April. And that is here's a great fear among listeners that they're going to have to pay higher taxes if you transfer your assets. In two and irrevocable trust is that true or not true. It is not true but again I hear like you here I get calls from the accountants. No offense to the accountants they can't tell that the trust is what we college grant toward trust for income tax purposes by just looking. So when they give us a call we let them know let me explain. Yes it is very true that there are kinds of irrevocable trusts out there. That if not grant toward trusts will be taxed at a much higher rate. Than individuals. When I say a higher rate they don't actually pay higher rate but their rates are compressed until after 121000 dollars of income can you imagine being at the tip top rate for income tax purposes not happy with that. These trusts we make our grand tort trusts which in English means that. Mom and dad the creators of this trust are considered the owners of the trust for income tax purposes which means any interest dividends rents capital gains. That are generated inside the trust during the year. Are simply reported on your personal income tax return just like before. As if you've never done the trust get. A fact as it relates to protecting your assets. From long term care expenses. Request this brand new guy from Cushing and Dolan. It's called the top misconceptions. About Medicaid you're vulnerable trusts here's the phone number 8668485699. Toll free 8668485699. That's toll free 866848. 5699. Advanced state planning has many benefits. Including avoiding probate passing your assets along to your bloodline protection from the nursing home and my favorite possibly eliminating the estate tax type folks this is very Armstrong from the financial exchange each week pod lots partner with the law firm of Cushing handle educate our listeners like telling them how to protect air assets from the high cost of nursing homes a state planning has many benefits including helping you to not impoverish your spouse if you go into a nursing home Cushing and Dolan has put together a brand new guy top ten reasons to do estate planning call your copy now 8668485699. Cushing and Dolan can help you protect your assets that number again is 8668485699. 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That were approved for total loan forgiveness the cost of that to you the taxpayer assume you're paying taxes of any one. Was 544. Million and there's another 350000. That's been of cost the taxpayers. In this is just one school this is just Corinthian Colleges right. Is another 350000. Current team students who are gonna have about three and a half billion dollars forgiven. This doesn't include. I TT tech it doesn't include your local hairdressing school doesn't include your truck driving school I mean just think about all the technical schools. That exist out there. Where kids have gone if you went to a technical school. That's probably going to be I don't know I'm gonna guess 3400 billion dollars that gets forgiven but then. That you opened up the flood gate. Because what's gonna stop you you went to Roger Williams University you said OT you know and I went there right products to be making all this money. I'm not making as much money as I thought I would be so filed this appeal and they'll be an attorney talker that we'll handle that appeal for you for free. I would hope that there is some way Kazaa give Pitt they're going to format this that. Colleges that are not in bankruptcy and can afford to pay out these fraudulent claims that they affair convicted of fraud yup prodding the student hopefully. A content college like Roger ruins of the notes that pay that out themselves rather than it is US government forget I'd I don't see that happen. Because when you look at the the administration of the college who's consistent. Right he eats a lot of political appointees. You look at where you went to school Michael is somebody who served in the Clinton administration Eric call. I don't know who served as the president and dean of your school but if you look at colleges and universities systems they're usually. Failed politicians right that they couldn't get reelected and they get appointed as the president of the school or whatnot. And then. All that has to happen talker all you have to do is go to the state rate you are going to do is appeal to the states in saint. Why didn't get the full value of what I was promised as an education that the state could careless the state is in effect they've got to have your. Guide your student loans forgiven because that gives you more disposal income that they can tax rate. So the state has no skin in the game they're gonna approve everybody they're gonna say oh yeah. Boston University you you violated state laws see it there's no incentive. For the the states. To say that these kids weren't defrauded because the beds at the ones that end up and pick up that it's kind of like think of it this way. When your run out of unemployment rate what do you do. You qualify for Social Security disability. It's the same routine it's the same cycle repeats itself. You guys get that put pressure you're gonna get paid for if you're young taxpayers. I'm surprised you're not more upset about this thing. Like that legislate. Your opinion that who currently valued using duplicate values education how we how we think the same they say you're right Annika because they don't care it's her record them. It did this why would the state care if you got back money from the federal government wide is the state push you off of there are unemployment program and onto the federal disability program. Right and remember we talked about that in the past you don't break that don't have to convicted higher education and go out. No of course not of course not Philly you definitely significant evidence you guys are weak too young and weak tonight. This El Paso. Yeah we are going to be talking about the story for years to come. And you're gonna have friends talker and Michael you're gonna have friends that went to business school that went to law school that they have degrees from very good universities. They just say I don't want him anymore and sue. And they'll be at the lawyers that are advertising the services. So that. I think tax from 50 wait that if you wanna make a fair and were harassed a college debt forgiven must relinquish their degree and he gave pretty good incentive big deal. Are angry here's here's a a trivia question for you and our topic today is George S Patton during his years. Of learning patent allowed himself plenty of time for sport. He went on to represent the United States at the 1912. Olympic Games in Stockholm by the way your great grandfather was in those games. In which event did George Patton compete as is a very difficult question. And it that nobody can get that right you're getting an area that's America that you think so I don't think soccer. 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Leader bank dot com or toll free at 8776917900. Michael Armstrong. Question came to me yesterday. Fella is in his sixties thinking about retiring. And the institution for which he wears a hospital. Institution for which he works that will either give you a lump sum or would you view a penchant for the rest your life how does a person. Make a decision as to whether they take the lump sum or whether they take the pension what is that with the decision making process well. It's complex it depends a lot line. Person to person it's a very individual analysis that needs to be done there's a lot of math behind its it really has to do with. You know biggest pieces obviously life expectancy whenever you're making these decisions is. If the pension if your game guaranteed pension and you intend on living until volunteered ninety's yeah. Then yeah that's a great deal with if you don't have great health then lump sum it is better option as it gives you an option to pass up and out here airs you know I just it and that is if you take the pension and you die six months later. You've lost all that money yet air's and you lost you lost a huge amount of money whereas if you take alarm sound and your opportunity to invest it and traditionally. You have the you know option to invested a little bit more aggressively than it pension fondly traditionally pension fund. Is to have to just buy treasuries now they're able to pay it based on the corporate bond and access these rates are a little bit better they used much. But yet in would be lump sums are looking pretty attractive right now pension plans wanna get out of these obligations there's very high costs associated with administering these plans yet higher. A whole lot of very expensive people calculate what these benefits are gonna look like and these subscriptions that pension benefit guarantee corporation continue to go up says PBGC it's guarantees pension obligations of private corporations. Those costs are going up every year figures Lal. Never leave my pension money with the company. Member of the story we covered on the union plans last week. And those are the union plans that are all defaulting on their benefits right so they promised their drivers too grand a month and they're saying well. We're just getting we can't afford to pay the program I would never I would never leave my money in a private pension plan I put it in my own account. And if I ran out of my that's my problem you leave it with the employer who the heck knows you're ever gonna get it. Yet beer opening yourself up to a whole different set of risks now all right. 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Wait we've foods company currently trading at about 47 dollars a share you like the stock white elect. Yeah I do you know at the producer did it to the consumer package skidded. In a plane incident healthier eating. You know trying to were being played here at the white we've been. You know consumer packaged food beverage of responsible for brand like bill he. All pro international politely and a lake right and organic. And that it actually they're not being. In and it. Ladies and one of those suppliers in Alton Brooke receipt that they are from from whole foods even eat it all we don't Wal-Mart and so at BP to Trenton LP ED grow. We're being more more growth streak on the. Beyond whole who's. Building out there offering in these in these better sort of forty category. I think it quite weak and thirdly and seek to benefit from Trent. Now it looks expensive armed some metrics that you may look at this sock. Yeah I think it's a problem with today's market is that everything looked pretty that the you know I think there are a couple of reasons that number one. This is still relatively. Not that big of a company I think there is plenty of room still for the for the company to blow. It's just that you're about eight billion dollar market yet there is a lot of speculation out there. That lightweight it is that potential pick out targets more a bigger up later in the statement that we have that. Those content of feeling that they're and it and it pushed spot for a couple. Well I can imagine that to be a possibility. All right let's take a look at Xoom corporation it's spelled XO OM that's the symbol for the stock it's a twenty dollar stock would they do. It is and does it is it is a global remittance. Company and so like he could remittance he'd double the one the one country to probably should undermine proposed as western union. As soon as essentially western union but when it first century and more western union relieve relied. So long physical presence all these different countries. It and you know built up from the ground up as a tech company for the money transfer but it focuses specifically on US outbound mid. But they're typical customer. Is you know but wanted immigrated to the United States was in the United States as being a week out back over these things Philippines or Mexico or India or China and the new. Outplayed in Tibet specific market but what they've done. Is being built that in theory. Very robust risk profile Brittany has been modeled it early that they're competitive and it allotment or. Provide their customers. But he's been on the pedestal gonna transfer money from. You know here in the state to their between India and that it could be something to negate that immediately within five minute. It typically what most would most other companies you're gonna eat that late air and it is that that on those on that they're PDA PH process which. You know that can come back actually charge against him if for some reason response and not being available. But what he'd done of the bill that the great. Repeat business model they they are currently mobile up. Not play every year and in so I think a lot of growth. Outlook for the company at a level that would be brought all the take out of the. Yeah let's just say like how could western union allow them to succeed. Look interesting you know because along western union was focused on board that physical presence and in sort of the people war in in the commission agents. In India has been seen an irritant theater in the Internet has done for so many it's disrupted the business as well look. Western unit got stuck in that sort of twilight than trying to play off of their original business model. And yet been trying to also be calm more nimble and more efficient like you know and really they're almost having to kind of follows and we need. And in Beatles but what we've seen is that the starting out as to the tech company really be able built up from mayor. They got just a tremendous has started in the you know the Internet age and the other thing to remember is to do. 30% of their workforce is dedicated specifically to that risk management side of the business. But when you at a capitol light business structure like this. Other poignantly very human need to build large market opportunity of the market up to meet general corporate 600 billion dollar. It in that market in in overall orbit on opposite sides of market and market more. Along the 100 billion but as they enter more country's debt market opportunity will continue to grow. Larry good job and Jason thank you very much for your time we appreciate it not get. Jason Bulger Motley Fool those are Hispanics. WW AV was the first one an XO OM was the second one what you do yourself a favor before you buy those stocks or any other stocks. Talk year old advisor don't do it just based on what you hear us talking about on the radio they yes stocks go up and I and stocks go down. Less than an hour ago Michael we were talking about the improving job market and how the jolts report came out and things are looking better. If that's the case if that is in fact accurate why at home equity lines of credit seen me jump. In the liquid delinquencies it countered tune of does not makes it. Yeah I mean. When you think about it that way you're right doesn't make sense you know backing up made you think about home equity lines of credits that you take them out as a ten year basis in your room and responsible for interest and well when we're a lot of these things take announced they were taken out in the lead up to the overall real estate bust that we saw back in seven weight so. He took one out ten years ago. Now B 2005. Yet means coming in to come and do you know pretty soon 06 or seven that's me coming due over the next few years of people and paying only interest for the last decade they're not used to being you know those payments. Ballooning suddenly to start paying. Principle as well for you fiddle like 350000. And only a thousand yeah I mean it can be you know very small small enough Japan currently and there at their case where people are underwater on these homes and there's still underwater at this point tan and suddenly their payments are in need to go up they don't have any option to refinance that your water. He need at least 20/20 5% equity in March refinance these elsewhere but I think people are. I had honestly not beat his press people were unaware that their home equity lines were coming due at the seniors and somebody may not have been in a position to qualified to refund at the damage just there at ten years coming up and they just paying interest and they thought that was the case in perpetuity not planning ahead for this so. Certainly if you have a home equity line take a look at when he took it out and a be ready to plan for those payments going up against. Start your Samsung phone a few Ian made the move over to iPhone app and that probably won't know. Did you ever have an iPhone programs are at some apple. Is LeBron James you know he's the big spokesman for stamps are very very. He that maybe he gave his all of his teammates apple watchers as as a token of appreciate your stance that. We're mentioning it. The it's is just the that are empty. Not the a great thing for unity couldn't be higher visibility on the project by the way what is that series is that 11. Cleveland won the unnoticed 11 that's right game threes tonight in Tampa Bay won last night Gibson that era and 2121. In a one in Chicago cracked the ambulance out. More good news for those of you who work and double the year Dunkin' Donuts or dunks whatever you want to call it. They are planning a massive delivery service when will I be able to order my donuts from the state. I hope never and it's going to be have a from my phone. An ankle while you be of the order I would just order black copied it. I don't eat donuts. The but he thought on breakfast sandwich or can you imagine you're gonna be authority your dunks from your own. When it's this is great I'll be anxious to see what happens here how it works you know they the items there are so low price canyon and getting that. You know in 99 cent coffee delivered scenes where they'll be good and are generally delivery charge fees and answers but our city or cities. Yeah that is where I really surprised you most appealing but I mean there have been afternoons here rates again you know. I've worn office could use. Stuff in the preakness field but I think that Starbucks is looking into this as well they are there to get this as well. Good thing about their you know when the last few. You know restaurant delivery that Russia players that delivered the option it's what they've got they've sure got. A loyal clientele and I think where you could see them doing it is don't roll it out and say the top ten metropolitan cities. Where you know with united going outside you're just going upstairs to the copyright. Ari thanks for tuning in to this hour of the financial exchange. Don't forget you can like this and find all of our articles we are the financial exchange on that. 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You're sweet stay on top of breaking business news and balloon how to manage your money to help you towards a more secure future beat the financial exchange with the euros. Barry Armstrong. Higher ready welcome to the funny thing with Steve first time and why our afternoon if you positive report on the stock market. Dow is up nineteen points and 171076. Lesson tees up a couple nasdaq's down sixteen points. Crude oil under 59 are under sixty dollars a barrel that's of interest because we will be joined. By Jared Anderson. He's an energy analyst and he'll talk to us about what he is projecting. Oil prices going forward and what's gonna impact the price of oil. Gold trading at 1175 announce the Euro it to 112. And ten year treasury note apple expected 2.4 3%. Also during this hour we will be joined by Matt Schultz from credit cards dot com. Talk about apple today. I still have not used apple today have you used it factories I haven't used it but I'm in treatment have you loaded the car incident and no I still don't really understand how to do that but that it's more laziness when it's on your phone right the apps already been I think when you do your updates it. We installed five so. Any restaurant when I was I was using Google months ago when apple chemical pay doesn't work. He does and still you're still using I haven't heard how many vendors take. Everyone with that special register the Verifone registers. And for repairs and pay it what is a passbook or something that would isn't. And the old pass book is you or maybe it is passed anyway we're gonna be jointly we have somebody to joining us it's tells all about. How to make our phones and turn them into wallet. As I'd like to be in the position re not term well that's that's really what this is all about. Getting to the point where you don't have your driver's license and your credit cards and unity CDS card near Coles card your BJ's Carter noted that other stuff. How many times today's your phone. Now that are now I've I that's. Eat you up to get a phone access your thighs like four times today my coach charging as we speak so. It does die. Yeah anyway. That's the news to tell you what what was going on. Yesterday in California at the WW DC that's not a wrestling match and that's the worldwide developers conference it. Held in San Cupertino California. Soon as they started talking about Apple's new music service pandora stock dropped like 4%. He had thereafter. There are inching spot right now pretty much they're only competitive advantage now is that they're cheap. There that cheap option right now there's subscription costs of their freedom rather have a free version and then their subscription to get rid of the ads which is you know what they really competing was Ellis plus bucks a month and a half five bucks a month compared apples and you know we may be they still get the free customers but there's there's other free services out there that are I think probably better than. My better then. And Norris yeah you might be right stocks down another 5% today it's now 1680 I'm not terribly surprised you know. So is it pandora buyback. We'll see maybe maybe it's I don't know if there's a possible buyout opportunity there but doesn't seem like there battle a lot of series then you know maybe you get a few additional subscribers by buying them and policy. That led to some an update which is an old technology at this point it is it's like the same equation and I just to get the same songs which is. Yeah although the free version that's what you write European indeed change artists. Right you can sail panel listened to the cars anymore go to AC/DC go from the CDC to Black Eyed Peas right. You can do that yet but even then you don't get just that artists' music you get. Other meat they degrade other crappy artists down if you like wanna listen to a specific song at that time it just doesn't give your songs is now we're gonna give these yeah. Whereas Spotify or one it's not purely streaming rate can download the songs and play your well connected to. Why fires three AG says it's huge that one of which were I don't know which way Apple's going if you're able to download songs there. What's unlimited music ten bucks a month that and no commercials and in and they've got a lot of customers they've got a lot of high end customers a lot of people's credit card mission yet they do they do. So we'll talk about Batman the main thing I wanna get into was apple pay in natural will be joining us in just few minutes to lose the seat went on going to be. Give up my wallet and move over new apple pie here's a trivia question for him. When the United States joined World War II. General Patton was sent to Africa and took over command of the second corps after they sustained considerable losses. On which. Atlas Mountains battlefield now I know they if you thought the first trivia question let's art this one's really hard. Our text number 68680 weekly trivia every day here on the financial exchange yes I get the pick the topic and I get to pick the questions so it's. If you find it too hard you can blame me but I I think this is it's actually really cool and I remember. This from the movie Patton. With George C. Scott win the United States joined World War II Patton was sent to Africa and took over command of the second court after the sustained. Considerable losses at which. Atlas Mountains battlefield there text number is 68680. Text us your answer as Michael Armstrong tells us about GM. Merging with the hot is it going to happen. Well let's not jump to any conclusions here's a FiOS and not a great place in the seventh largest auto producer in the world. Very low margins there in they've got about half the profit margin. GM plot point. A number of facts are one the sales aren't there Tuesday just happens. Increase the productivity and efficiencies in their and there zips and Paris they've got a few you know they've got. That's the Fiat seems to be doing pretty well here which ordinary here at village there are very popular they are. But they just. Have not been able to create efficiencies that some of those larger producers have. I think there's still. Manufacturing. Their parts differently for United States automobiles in Paris that you international sales the other countries have been able to one. It just it will be easier for them. Syria the effectively wanna be taken all they wanna be bought out by GM or really any other by looking and looking across the board being bought out. There right now gyms pushing off saying you know we're really focusing on our core group core business. Not really changed it and you know purchasing this this company and you know they're taught. End up where it could end up where he would end up with really three big auto makers right yet Toyota. Yet Volkswagen. And GM. Yeah immersive media if they merged with via they would all sudden I think it might be bigger than both Volkswagen Toyota I'm not sure Padilla there I mean. They are about economies of scale that industry huge that's. She honestly are problems too in eagle and that industry UPD you've got so many labor CME you're relying less and less on. Now of answers on Detroit the American auto. Auto workers soon. Foreign diminished any once was contain happens to your replacement technology. You know I GM has other problems the this morning we're charged with wire fraud. As it relates to that whole recall problem we owe it to this broke out early early this morning. And we talked about this maybe a week or two years ago as well this is the same chargers used against Toyota. With the you know groundbreaking case there there are 51 point three billion for there issues. So not incredibly surprising but it is you know you're finally seeing actual charges come out here and distribute reelection to see what this time looks like Toyota Lexus at one point three billion. Now at GM place. Participating in the investigation a lot more than Toyota yes Toyota really tried to hide it covered up while they had they did that then they closed their doors but it didn't allow top executives to be interviewed today really closed doors and I think that's ms. A big contribution to their mind massive fines so it'll be. Very agency what happens here at the fine and you know what I'm really inched and is seeing if any individuals are actually charged us. Nobody gone to jail we've killed a hundred people are nobody went to Egypt and somebody guessing on that last trivia question chancellery I think castle ring. Was actually a general. In the German army that he was not that's not the correct answer. A lot of I'm surprised though how many people guessing and how many correct answers are coming in Gibraltar that's incorrect howl mean that in correct. Stan Ream posing correct. A couple of people about it right as a race either answers continue to come in 68680. Is our text number. Lumber Liquidators. But this past your customer of Lumber Liquidators with it what's the status of view is the new complainer will what did you do. You know I I took a look at my product number and it's a discontinued products and there's not a whole lot of good and related to step back up a secretary offender was not aware of what's gone with Lumber Liquidators a number of their products tested positive for formaldehyde to dangerous levels from out for formaldehyde in the products stock prices taking huge hit it had. Resignations of top executives. At this point there's just continued bad news and remember the corners is hoping that. Yes and government organizations via the clear than men there's really no good news there just. EPA came in and said that the all the information. That Lumber Liquidators volunteered. With you sucks. Obviously no useful information out of that so. C.'s studio departed last week it and that's the compliance officer chief compliance officer of the counts Seattle bowl left out CEO laughs yeah right. They're they're definitely wraps off the ship. It stock today Michael trading down one point 2% to twenty dollars and thirty cents a share. Yeah you know it's twenty boxes seemed to be a bit of a floor for the stocks so far we'll see what they coming news looks like these lawsuits could be just detriment of the company. Are rate. Coming up next we will be joined by Matt Schultz credit card dot com were talking about apple hey when will you and when lie be able to get rate of our wallets that's next on the financial extra. Veterinarian financial exchange on FaceBook FaceBook dot com slash the financial exchange this is the financial exchange really. 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You probably would love to get rid of carrying both your wallet in your Smartphone especially given the size of our Smartphones now Matt Schultz from credit card dot com joins us credit cards dot com joins us to talk about apple pay Harry don't match. Great are you good so what did we learn from apple yesterday as a reload relates to apple pay because it really. This program they came out last fall. People have been using it very much have a. No not to the degree that says that apple would like it will we saw yesterday is its they're taking kind of the the next step in trying to get people to use apple anymore and what they're doing is days they announced they'd be you'll soon be able to. Puts. Debit cards and credit cards from retailers. Into apple hey Andy he'll also be able to. I integrate loyalty cards the rewards cards in as well those so that's it's an important. Next step. Yeah you have to have that because. For instance you know I shop at BJ pretty regularly right so to go to each case I need my rewards card and I need my credit card. And go to CDS he needs your rewards card and you need your credit card. Until they can give it to me all in one easy to use package I'm not condone it. Yeah exactly Americans love their reward is no question about it and does but the big. Billion dollar question is contending make people want to start using mobile payments more. I think they probably can't do it if they can't is it hard to see what will. Doesn't it all come down to the money don't they have to pay us if they want us to use it okay if the lower the fees are. Give us a discount like if they said to me a very if you use apple pay will give you a 1% discount over using. Cash for using your credit cards the as the old fashioned way I would then immediately start using apple. Yeah it it it's clear that the people still needs some sort of incentive it is doubtful Payer or really any mobile payment. And I think it if they were able to come up with. Discount it as the exclusive to apple pay them that would be a really big driver eons. And he I wonder if this integration of rewards cards might be the first step toward that will. Well that would help right it's easy because for the nice thing like say go to a CVS store they give you know. You know four feet worth the receipts right in there might be coupon in there and live. OK that's it it's like this the receipts there are four feet long. In the near to read through the receipts to see if there's any disk Kathy can take advantage of if they put that on my phone. And I knew the next time I went in to by shaving cream or toothpaste toothbrushes or whatever it is a bone in their guy. Right if it was automatically. Applied to my next purchase at B a lot into what happens to my receipts are sitting in the backseat in my car. Yes I wanted it it really all dipped down. On Tuesday the central issue with apple page and that that most people don't think it's actually easier he uses. Then plastic. And that's that insecurity are related to use central issues. And they've they've still got a ways speculative to kind of climb that mountain. I've actually had two people text me. In the last five minutes saying that they're using it on their watch from their Iowa. Bet that's interstate I I've never used it I used it on my on my iPhone they've never used it on the watch. And see if it I think the jury's still out on apple watch. Yeah now are all banks compatible with apple take it's finally says my bank won't even take apple. Yet not all banks bent the number is growing by the day in. Eons most of the most of the biggest banks. All are on board so it view we need to probably. Two thirds recorders able credit cards that are issues will probably work but that doesn't include that we. Generic title Matt thank you very much for your time appreciate it. Thank you Mike you have. You would you call the yeah Google wallet I think it is how does that say it's I think it's very similar technology in the inch thinking that they do which Hampshire group was getting paid. At the eyeballs fours so I have my Walgreens rewards card. And new mine. Google wallet. And there's a walk range right next house of literally every time I'd leave my front door in front Walgreens right. Every time that happens my phone doesn't take your bio Walgreens teenage pick anything up. That's concrete yeah so it it's looking at the GPS on my phone saying earlier you're walking by the Walgreens don't you have your words bounce card what about golf was supposed to do the same thing in huge of the wall foods whole foods yet it right there's no rewards card they don't know you know they don't have a specific whole foods customer number but I assume that the same thing would happen if I'm voted in you know your BJ's cart them I'd be chasers and they do need to be agents yeah. So do you use Google pay. I I honestly I've tried a few times and like record justice and I didn't find it to be that much more convenient and carry my credit cards goes into you can get rid of everything in your wallet her. Doesn't make any sense. Will we ever be able to get rid of like he does will it take for me. Would be I'd want the receipts you'd get the receipt of email now where you are you just say I don't wanna printed receipt email me the receipt now we have here for your tax records and I would want my driver's license and how you do it like to get pulled over by cop would you do you hook up your phone. Yeah they're they're working on that a lot of different states are working on having the driver's license being loaded in your phones that they're working on that technology. And I agree that's the biggest factor because. Even bigger than you needing your driver's license think about the early adopters this type of technology are typically young kids they're the ones that need to have their driver's license on the here and 1819 you know if you're driving around get pulled over a lot international I zero lol do you need to add your driver's license on you again in to a bar to buy out all all of that stuff there it actors and needs. Mean a basic question is you know one of my concerns what if you lose your phone. All our nation's health care is like you really have to be attached your friends and it all backed up into the cloud. I don't I don't I don't know close out night it is yeah so it probably. Still you are out of locker you know better darn Boehner. When I Leslie Sanchez owns use at school he has pulled stole wreck. Right yeah and and somebody actually resold that it was being used I mean that that's a scary exactly you know he's got the security side. Of this technology something but I think. You really in order to get us all use it. There has to be some kind of financial inducement at least temper and maybe something like a credit card were peace be on it the grocery story 3% cash Packers yup that. I don't see how apples and sent guys to do that make money race. I think the way you do it is you get all your cards onto that won't happen until everything. Narrate it when we come back we're gonna talk about. For individuals that were charged with insider trading related to the sale of some banks dot. That's next on when he talks to. It's burying Ernster. Long enough financial exchanged on the financial exchange radio network. Mortgage rates are still at an all time low and it makes sense to take advantage of these rates whether you're refinancing or buying in the moment leader bank is a local bank that is one of the largest mortgage lenders in New England with -- very competitive rates ask they're experienced staff about mortgage financing options and get a very competitive low term fixed rate for your home whether refinancing or buying a new home work with leader bank colleagues 776917900. Or visit leader bank dot com leader bank claimed over one billion dollars last year to homeowners in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts. They're the true experts and mortgage financing deal with a local bank today and call 8776917900. Or email us at loans at leader bank dot com visit leader bank for all your home buying or refinancing needs 8776917900. That's 8776917908776917900. Or visit leader bank. Dot com this is very Armstrong and I'm joined today by estate planning attorney Todd let's be from the law firm of Cushing and dole and with your financial exchange. Quick tip of the day. We're talking about the top misconceptions. Relating to Medicaid your vocal trust you tell you a lot of our listeners are apprehensive Todd. About transferring highly appreciated assets whether they be stocks or real state to an irrevocable trust because they feared their beneficiaries. Will not receive a step up in cost basis. Upon their death. True or false. It is false again they should not be concerned about that because the way these trusts are drafted they will get a step up and remember. They should be concerned because most of these assets that they're transferring. Art house or vacation right they spent very little on in buying it. And folks that's what you basis that is very little if you paid for it. And now it's worth a whole lot more well if you were to sell it they take the value of what you sell it for minor issue or basis to come up with a gain. Well when you die. If these are owned either in your name alone or included in your state even via one of these trusts and the government gives you this amazing thing called a step up in basis which means you beneficiaries. Get back home that vacation home on the lake as if you bought it at fair market value on the date of death that your parents died and now if you guys say you don't want it and sell it you salad and you have no capital gains tax to pay huge win so don't be afraid of that put the trust to protect it and get the step up in basis. 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Wii play trivia every day here in the financial exchange. The correct answer the first correct answer gets Huey prize. So what town did that he. Head towards to save thousands of cutoff airborne troops. And it was part of the our Dan offensive. Our text number 68680. And Michael Armstrong is done and tell us about four people who were charged with. Insider trading by the SEC yeah you know it's been awhile since I've seen these very clear cut and dried case of insider trading. This has to do with the Bancorp Rhode islanders sold to Brookline bank back in 2011 and basically of you know one of the big directors of Bancorp just told his buddies there's gonna happen and about the stock and L profited quite largely from us there. Hopefully are gonna go to jail we'll see what happens but you know it we've seen a whole lot of obviously financial fraud and that things going on here but this is just such a very clear cut and dry case called the Saturn brand new phone records they've got. Tons of it looks like they've got quite a bit. Documentation on this so. I wouldn't be surprised in this case that actually sees them Cuban jail of us. All right fatal the other day I was in our branch office in Hyannis and I was talking to somebody they had. Interest in an irrevocable trust that he had a lot of misconceptions. As it relates to your vocal trust that they thought they're gonna lose up. All lose all their control to their trust the thing established in durable global trust. So I went back and I talked Todd let's keep from law firm Cushing handle and I said hey would you do me a favor. And create a document. That explains the top misconceptions. Of Medicaid. Irrevocable trusts and he did just that it's a wonderful document so. If you're hesitant. To create an herbal herbal Medicaid trust. Run you might wanna rethink your position and read this document because I think it'll help you overcome your fears and concern over. 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PayPal is strictly a payment to people still use eBay that I don't easy to use it I personally never really used to neinsager the last time they use your day it was to get something stupid when I was in college and now I just using Amazon. It's us it's still considered to be. A 73 billion dollar company but they haven't broken it up. Yes they haven't quite broken it up yet and eBay seeing you know sales falling because of the exact reason that you mention the Amazon's you know it of the agency is Alibaba and start playing a big role in that marketplace in the US as well. They've got a ton of competition where as they really weren't the only auction online marketplace back in today. PayPal is doing you know fairly well their revenues are increasing its just email it's on this marks track. A pack so right now you can buy shares of the day. They're down 61 cents today at sixty dollars and 24 cents they've traded as low as 46 dollars a share during the last year and is high. And 63 dollars per share during the last 52 weeks. New housing headwinds what really asking is is is housing gonna continue to improve its been improving since probably. And a say in New England since 2001 we have four years in a row pretty good housing. We have brand New England is. I think. That one thing that we talked about of turnovers that housing is very regional mean New England housing market has done quite well specifically the Boston in the 120 has done incredibly well. But you are seeing some big demographic shifts that people my generation and owning homes for a number of big reasons and an army money. Yeah there's there's not a whole lot of money you know the unemployment rates in the younger kids thirty and under is a lot higher than the overall unemployment rate so and under player. Yet under employment and unemployment. You're getting a mortgage these days is a lot offers well when it goes to apply for a damn whether that be you know a younger kids or adults you know getting. Getting a loan is not quite as he used to be says there is some concern that homeownership rates have been declining. And they may continue to decline. Especially among young adults and so you know it doesn't bode well for the housing market it doesn't. Bode particularly well the next 510 years it'll be certainly instincts she recognized brands have been skyrocketing. Presumably people during some sort of cost benefit analysis and saying Britain whose name well. Rents are this -- I need to be saving more money for all of which if you know on that if you know the position to do so yeah you're in trouble the other big thing they're looking as the tax benefits of homeownership. Their really targeted in the twelfth. You know that right off interest deductions I think 75%. Of those benefits go to about 20% of homeowners go. They're looking at how that can be restructured to more benefit new first time home buyers. You like you want people to own a home if you borrowing tables good idea bad idea. V. Can be a good use money but the you really have to understand what you're doing I think there's a lot of misinformation about what you're doing when your actions are against your 401K plan you know a lot of the time. If you are paying yourself to take a loan from afar when k.'s New York paying yourself the interest which can be attractive that. While the time you're paying quite high interest rate and you could go in some cases get home equity line firm. Lot of people do this is like 26 huge huge number of people do this and most plans allow I think 94% of plans lies to take. Loan against your 401K are just not right. That definitely so. 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That's 8776917. B 908776917900. Or visit leader banks dot com. Making your Smartphone even smarter. Download our mobile lab by surging financial extreme show and iTunes or the Google play store this is the financial exchange radio network. Well the correct answer to our last question was fast all. Perhaps one of patents greatest moments in World War II was turning his army northward and hitting the southern flank in the yard and forest. And Bastogne was the name of that town and it's very important town during World War II who knew the answer that Michael. We had that Christopher from Springfield Massachusetts at for Christopher all right. Let's see our guest now is Jared Anderson. From braking energy he's an oil analyst he's gonna help us better understand what's going on with the oil prices which by the way today just went over sixty dollars per barrel. Hey don't Jarret. Very good good. So talk to us about OPEC why didn't they just cut supply last week in day in an effort to try to get prices to. Yeah a lot so that they have a bit of a winning strategy right on what part of that is. Trying to resuscitate demand a little bit and make sure that there must demand for further oral. They're also trying to maintain market share so. That's certainly they've been pursuing knowledge and last November or Thanksgiving when their first back to Mexico you know not really suppresses. Public. Where there's still report. Do they still cheat like gave you the country still cheat in terms of their because there are they are given an allotment. That they're allowed to produce and and sell but then frequently they would cheat on each other. Yet it's not country specific intent of voters is there right now but there's thirty million barrel very. Level and all. Evidenced by the fact they probably are pumping more than that. Oh is pretty good thing barrels. They're probably somewhere and about 31 million vehicles opened more. Because it makes it more difficult to connect a couple of. At some point does it make sense for the United States to curtail their production I mean if we can buy it. If if the saudis are dumb enough to sell it to us for sixty bucks a barrel should we do that is posted. Dig in and out of the ground at seventy. I don't well. It's US we're cut production and that would be here. There are increasing part could be. Our report for practice but we don't necessarily want oil prices increase. And as consuming nation bribery. Our next. Promotion and hours and where producers. First deliver higher initial. That remains lower alternately they kind of spot somewhere in the middle. The economy keeps coming off. So would you forecasting that and is an energy analyst. You know if it's only June but I've already got people asking me you know what are we gonna be paying for oil this winter because we had a brutal winter this last year. We did and yes we do do eating in the northeast. Well in the US modesty in Moscow where most using it or charge additional. I think it will bring it into airplanes and our our trucks and but it echo short. There is to let it all while a lot of wild cards there are certainly wondering what happened with first production going forward. There's been a lot of special running out of the system. A lot of companies have cut back on our expert at times in production calm down. Patch as quickly as some might addictive and or probably are going. And your actions will likely decrease. The first and repeated production growth decreased. Numbers coroner our show and Lester production increased. But I entering. In states. Support Republicans. And and Ron is one of the things that a lot of marketers here and now. We're counting on that line at the end of my own worst in their negotiations that are going on. And you can be struck and or early July. And innocent of the sanctions economic sanctions against Iran are relaxed yeah. We currency. I urged Merrill most cryptic and an additional 500000 barrels a day or first quarter 60. So. That's big that's that's got to go along way towards dipped further depressing. Oil prices. A yes I think that would happen and certainly the heat there are you know marker you know which is Brent pressed. Which coincidentally is what you that special person early so. So his of course you can take. Why is it like I paid 270 gallon cheaper for gas the other day. And or add oil prices are down more than 40% so why aren't gas prices down 40%. Well it could ever come back cars as well priced compact or going down. The post where a barrel so. Go back into it we're going back in my. Then certainly our. Christmas at that president come back up yeah creditors. Of these guys. Sixty. You'll be. Yeah they're really mean it is the most basic well. Which can be driving domestic. Any pressure on natural gas to rise in price or is it gonna stay you do with today about 280 this morning. I believes Syria. Aaron yesterday congress silk sheets you know. It is your sister which is true that's certainly a lot also we've been building a lot of the structure. Do to earn more notre there's administration in power plant which is. Encouraging the use of mourners are passable with the the army. And there's there are certain. Re short operation US should be star. There are a lot of lot of demand or on arise and uses it in there and it locomotive. You you don't injury or ultra. Is on rails. So all of these things in question certainly are we're gonna ask domestically and thirty cent but why. Is that cleaner and oil. Yet it's like we're an oil worker cleaner than coal power generation. Here were an oil or diesel and and transportation. It's more efficient to president when oil runs what about 85%. In that gases in the high ninety's. Are you really depend on your engine configuration and not an expert in that part of it. I mean her verbal. Duels and and and and getting our special all the time as well that's another great discouraged is. An entry pass and series lack the US where for a long time. Increasing but because of cafe standards and explanations. That nature cost increases efficiency we've been canceled and flattened. And. Is that Earl lighters that just domestically Jerry are you are now. Right majority that we gotta get out but thank you very much appreciate your time. Jared Anderson he's an analyst at braking energy and how do you heat your house like. Unfortunately all it just all lecture moment. It's pretty. Outrageous ethic that highest month lose 350 bucks to heat her. He furthest. One month three at the bucks for what is Griffin apartment all of us. In the air conditioning your AC bills via iTunes. Yeah I don't and abuse in the case the whole lot you know media use it and nights for a few hours but. I'm using Eddie here. Tucker you oil natural gas electric in. Just gas no gas no gas is the best buy out if he had Nat gas view builds a fraction. Of electric. And oil oil is expensive. Just. It's an expensive way he you have to get my choice the highs gas bill in the winter and I had was probably elect. A buck sixty supplement that which isn't terrible now know how last month was when some books. DC Netflix acquiring Brad Pitt's new movie. Yeah they may get some real instrument I like Netflix and they are. They're trying to bring these big screen movies just into the home and just get out of holes in business it as a whole I'm so you have acquired Brad Pitt's new movie and that coming out next year yep they've they've done a bunch of proprietary things as well in a bunch of new TV shows have been out in there. Trying to make a much movies that Sam Myers. 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