2FD 049: Alternative Investments For Your Portfolio

Have you considered holding non-traditional alternative investments in your portfolio?

Kirk Chisholm, a Registered Investment Advisor (RIA) has joined us to provide some insight into the opportunities that exist for owning alternative investments. There are many ways to grow your money outside of the traditional stocks, bonds and other securities we’re used to hearing about where you may have the knowledge and skills to take advantage of them.

Kirk shares with us the pros and cons of alternative investments and how you can hold them in your portfolio. CHA-CHING!

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Discussion Points

  • What on alternative investments and examples of non-traditional investments.
  • How to invest in alternative investments
  • Preparing yourself to own alternative investments and how to decide on which to pick.
  • Tax implications from alternative investments.
  • How to calculate the asymmetric risks with an alternative investment.
  • Determining how much of your portfolio to hold with a speculative investment.
  • How to deal with Fear of Missing Out (FOMO) risk.
  • Investing in cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ether.
  • When to diversify with alternative investments in retirement planning.
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