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.
You can also visit or Radio Show website to access all of our shows and find out how you can tune in live.
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.