PODCASTS / RADIO
In a world that's filled with sensational financial media coverage, we see that today's investors need clarity more than ever. We are dedicated to providing you with real insights and knowledge. Our podcasts and daily radio show, Investing for Success, hosted by Mark Pearson, Nepsis' President and CIO, offer educational, informational, and inspirational commentary designed to help you build better wealth for a better life. We invite you to listen in and subscribe to our podcasts through the links below.
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The Alpha and The Beta
To help you better understand key investing concepts, Mark Pearson explores two essential investing terms in today’s episode: alpha and beta.
What is the Secret Behind Progress?
Investors, you have heard Mark Pearson emphasize the importance of investing with clarity. But do you know the secret behind attaining progress with your investments? It all comes down to one thing: your process.
Ignorance Is Not Bliss
When it comes to your money, ignorance is never bliss.
What's Up Doc (Part 2)
When it comes to investing, there are 10 key things Mark Pearson wants you to remember.
What’s Up Doc?
Everyone needs competent advice, even if you’re an accomplished investor. However, when seeking advice, investors shouldn’t be looking towards the news media. Instead, they should seek insight from investment professionals like the team at NEPSIS.
Don’t Get Fooled Again
Investors are continually getting fooled. Why? Because they don’t have a sound process for making investment decisions and instead rely on business news for the latest and greatest investments — which often end up being wrong.
Achieving Ultimate Clarity with Active Investment Management
Mark Pearson believes a change is coming. He believes that, for the foreseeable future, investor mindsets will start to move away from cookie-cutter, static investing towards active investing.
The Value of Volatility is Spotting Diamonds in the Rough
Mark Pearson explains his philosophy behind “diamonds in the rough investing” and why he believes there are always investment opportunities available — no matter what the market is doing.
The “LUV” Factor: Why Do Smart Investors Focus on the Future?
We are in the midst of the “coronavirus recession.” During this time, smart investors know that this moment in time will soon be a view in their rearview mirror — and that success lies in focusing on the future.
What to Do When the Stock Market is Infected With Coronavirus
Financial analysts claim that the stock market has recently seen the worst week of losses following the 2008 Financial Crisis.
SPECIAL UPDATE: COVID-19
In this special episode, we share updates on how we are responding to the COVID-19 situation, how we’re assisting our clients, and what actions we’re advising investors to take during this time of uncertainty.
Why Mark Pearson is Praying for a Pullback
Unlike many investors, Mark Pearson is praying for a market pullback.
Nepsis’ 2020 Market Forecast — with Chuck Etzweiler
Mark Pearson and the Nepsis team want you to start the year out right by investing with clarity.
Mark Pearson’s Top 10 Stock Market Predictions for 2020
Now that we’re officially in 2020, are you curious about where the markets might be heading this year?
Why You Should Be a Contrarian
In this episode, Mark Pearson explains why now is a better time than ever to invest with clarity and buy, rather than squirrel away that money.
How ETFs Are Changing the Investing World
There has been an immense growth in the ETF (Exchange-Traded Funds) market over the years, making more people curious about what they are and whether they would benefit from having them in their portfolio.
What Makes Mark Pearson Worry?
Many investors worry about their investments. But what do money managers, like Mark Pearson who has years of experience and a solid investment strategy, worry about?
How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 3
In the final part of his investment biases mini-series, Mark Pearson is back to round out his list of the “Dirty Dozen” investment biases that guide buyers’ decisions.
How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 2
Mark Pearson highlights more biases and explains how you can overcome them. Dive into part two and be on your way to getting the investment clarity you’ve been wanting.
How to Overcome the Dirty Dozen Investment Biases: Part 1
Mark Pearson highlights three of the biases and explains how you can overcome them.
Often Wrong, But Never In Doubt
Mark offers a different way to look at investing and establishing your portfolio that doesn’t revolve around predictions, but instead focuses on investing in good businesses so you can know what you own and why you own it.
How to Cut Through Mutual Fund Insanity
Mark Pearson explains how to choose the right mutual funds for your goals — all while keeping your sanity.
You Get What You Pay For
Advertisements everywhere try to entice customers with the prospect of paying as little as possible for a product or service. However, in most cases, you get what you pay for.
4 Simple Steps to Start Investing Like a PRO: Part 3
Want to invest like a PRO? In this final episode of the three-part mini-series, Mark Pearson explains how to invest like a PRO — or more specifically, the do’s and don’ts of wise investing.
4 Simple Steps to Start Investing Like a PRO: Part 2
In part two of this mini-series, Mark Pearson discusses the 4 R’s of investing like a PRO: renters, risk, reliability, and return benchmarks.
4 Simple Steps to Start Investing Like a PRO: Part 1
Who wouldn’t love to know how to invest like a professional? But in this case, PRO doesn’t stand for professional; it’s an acronym that defines a much different approach to the investing process.
We Really Need to Talk About Active vs. Passive Investing Again
When it comes to active vs. passive investing, there is a debate on Wall Street about which approach is most effective and which one will make you more money.
Can Not Knowing What You Own in Your Portfolio Affect Its Performance?
In a world where nearly everything is done online, it was only a matter of time before financial advising went digital.
Start Investing Like a Business Owner
As an investor, you’re not investing in the market — you’re investing in businesses. So isn’t it time to start investing like a business owner?
Active vs. Passive Investing
Did you know that long-term investors are actually taking an active — not passive — approach to investing?
SMAs vs. Mutual Funds vs. ETFs
There are so many investment opportunities available that it can be hard to know which ones to take.
Learn the Nepsis Way™
In today’s episode, Mark Pearson talks about a dramatic shift in the structure of his company, Nepsis. Mark explains that their core concept of ultimate clarity is so strong that the company has decided to hire and train advisors in the Nepsis Way™.
Understanding Your Portfolio and Why You Own What You Own
Earlier this month, Mark Pearson received an email from someone who was questioning Nepsis’ top 10 stock market predictions for 2019.
In today’s episode, Mark Pearson is joined again by Chuck Etzweiler, Nepsis’ head of research.
Blinded by Our Statements
Do you translate the numbers on your statement as money you’ve earned or lost? Beware—constantly looking at your statements can blind you and give you a false sense of what’s actually happening with your portfolio.
Invest with Clarity® with the Investment Stress Test®
Imagine having the opportunity to truly understand why your portfolio is performing the way it is. At Nepsis, each client has this opportunity, thanks to Nepsis’ Investment Stress Test.
Value Vs. Growth: Deciphering the Indexes
Few things in this world are guaranteed: death, taxes, and fluctuations in the global stock market.
The Emotional Biases That Cause Investors to Stumble
All too often, investors inhibit their potential for successful by giving in to emotional biases.
The Importance of Leadership in Investing with Clarity®
Investors hire financial advisors because they want to have a leader who will give them expert advice and guide them to reach their investment plan goals.
The Five Dreadful Cs of Mutual Funds
Mark Pearson and his team aren’t fans of mutual funds, and you’re about to find out why.
A Penny for Your Thoughts
Have you ever taken a jar of pennies to the bank and felt shocked by the amount of money you had in there?
How Does the Race to the Bottom Impact Your Investment Outlook?
Today, Mark Pearson shares his views on the “race to the bottom” in the financial industry.
A Look Under the Hood at Nepsis—With Guest Chuck Etzweiler
In this episode, Mark Pearson is joined by Nepsis’ Vice President of Research, Chuck Etzweiler, for a behind-the-scenes look at how they use research to inform their investment decisions.
The Keys to Investing with Clarity®
When investing, do you know what you own, why you own it and how much you’re paying for it?
Why Investors Shouldn’t Be Afraid of Volatility
The inspiration for today’s episode came from a headline in Financial Advisor Magazine: “Market Volatility May Be Behind 47% Rise In Finra Cases.” Did you read that article from June 22nd? Mark Pearson did. Now he’s weighing in on the issue.
The Falling Star—with Guest, Chuck Etzweiler, VP of Research at Nepsis, Inc.
The Morningstar’s five-star rating system was never meant to be a performance indicator. On today’s show, Mark Pearson and guest, Chuck Etzweiler, are challenging finance professionals’ and investors’ overreliance on the Morningstar’s rating system.
Comparison Is the Thief of All Joy
Do you ever compare your portfolio to other people’s portfolios? Comparison is the ultimate killjoy. It’s a crazy-making behavior that only serves to distract investors.
Market Volatility is an Opportunity
Today, Matt Halloran and Mark Pearson talk to you about the potential opportunities that market volatility presents, along with how to make smart corrections to your portfolio.
Don’t Become Another DALBAR Statistic
Today, Matt Halloran and Mark Pearson discuss DALBAR Inc., an independent research organization that studies how investor behavior is related to investment performance.
The Difference Between Traditional vs. Non Traditional Investing
Mark Pearson’s theory is that most financial advisors don’t actually have time to manage their clients’ money effectively. In fact, most financial advisors get into the business to build client relationships, not to focus on money management.
The Power of Claritology®: The Key to Gaining Confidence in Your Investments
In this episode, I introduce a brand new term—Claritology®. It’s all about understanding your investments from every angle. What is the outcome of Claritology®? It’s having a newfound sense of confidence about your investment strategies.
Strategic Cost Averaging®
Have you heard of Strategic Cost Averaging® (SCA)? It’s an investment technique that allows you to invest equal dollar amounts into a specific position. Is that the right strategy for you?
Importance of an Investment Policy Statement (IPS)
Are you heading towards the financial future you want? Mark shares how you can use the Investment Policy Statement to help ensure that you and your investment advisor have a clear understanding of your financial goals.
The Power of Clarity – Part II
Can you put a price on clarity? While it’s easy to understand broad concepts and theories behind investing, people often lack clarity when it comes to their own personal investments.
The Power of Clarity – Part I
Clarity is the cornerstone of Nepsis and it’s important to understand its power. By definition, the Greek word Nepsis means to be watchful, alert, and vigilant with a clear and sober mind against illusions thus allowing one to obtain ultimate clarity.
The Causes of Terrible DIY Performance
When it comes to Investing With Clarity®, we have done our research and, in turn, have created a unique approach to Investing With Clarity®.
The 4 Keys to Investing for Success
Successful investing is about process. There is a benefit of understanding the discipline and process leading to successful investing. There are both scientific and behavioral aspects of investing.
Why Invest With Clarity®
In this podcast Mark Pearson of Nepsis shares his passion for Investing and walks us through the Invest With Clarity® philosophy. Mark shares how he and his team, help Investors gain greater clarity in their own investments.
Introduction to Mark Pearson – Nepsis
Mark has come along way since his early beginnings in the financial services industry in 1986, where he realized that he still had a lot to learn about managing money. After graduating from college, he found himself involved in the technology sector.