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18 November 2015

Essential Listening: Fighting Complacency

Posted In: Weekend Reads

It says something about the state of podcasting in finance that someone can come up with a top 10 list.

John Kador at did just that with his “10 Best Podcasts for Financial Advisors.” The list includes some well-known programs, like Planet Money and Freakonomics Radio, but also some lesser-known podcasts, like Between Now and Success.

A balanced podcast diet, of course, requires more than just money and finance content.

Ellen Gamerman at the Wall Street Journal uses the forthcoming Thanksgiving holiday as an opportunity to recommend some podcasts in different categories, including “Driving with Smart People” and “Driving with Pop Culture Fans.” In any event, checking out Surprisingly Awesome or How Did This Get Made? may make your drive go by all that much faster this year.

If you have already checked out last week’s edition of Essential Listening, let’s move on to some new podcasts I think are worth listening to this week — or any other:

As you can see, the podcast world is large and varied. Feel free to leave a comment with podcasts other Enterprising Investor readers might enjoy. I could highlight your suggestion in the next edition of this podcast roundup.

You can read more from Tadas Viskanta on his blog Abnormal Returns or follow him on Twitter @abnormalreturns.

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All posts are the opinion of the author. As such, they should not be construed as investment advice, nor do the opinions expressed necessarily reflect the views of CFA Institute or the author’s employer.

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About the Author(s)
Tadas Viskanta

Tadas Viskanta is the founder and editor of Abnormal Returns. He is also the author of Abnormal Returns: Winning Strategies from the Frontlines of the Investment Blogosphere, which culls lessons learned from his time blogging.

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