Stonks Are Back… And So is Inflation


Stonks Are Back… And So is Inflation

Mr. Roaring Kitty and stonks are back! Today we have a discussion about GameStop's recent stock movements and the role of individual investors in market volatility. We also talk about asset allocation, the current disparity between large-cap and small-cap stocks, and the potential implications of rising interest rates. Today we discuss...

  • Mr. Roaring Kitty's return and his influence on GameStop's stock.
  • The importance of mindset in success, regardless of external circumstances.
  • Challenges to the statement that wealthy people succeed due to access to opportunities.
  • GameStop's stock, its volatility, and market speculation.
  • Structured products as potentially misleading investments influenced by institutional interests.
  • The difference in performance between large and small-cap stocks, influenced by inflation and interest rates.
  • Business development companies' reliance on floating rates and potential risks from rising interest rates.
  • The complexity of understanding business development companies and their investment potential.

"Cash is not trash... Cash is King"   - Kirk Chisholm

Click to Tweet

Subscribe & Download

Never miss out on a new episode! Subscribe using your favorite podcast app.

Listen on
Apple Podcasts
Follow us on
Follow us on
Stitcher Radio

Sign up to be one of our Money Tree Ultimate Insiders. You will have instant access to new episodes, automatically have access to our monthly giveaways, and the potential to be a guest panelist on our show

Looking for a better way to invest? Consider Betterment.

It doesn’t cost much to start, and you get access to a portfolio built around your risk tolerance and your goals. Using Modern Portfolio Theory, pioneered by a Nobel laureate, Betterment can help you build wealth without getting caught up in the noise of the market.

Today's Guest:  Kirk Chisholm

Kirk Chisholm is a Wealth Manager and Principal at Innovative Advisory Group, an independent Registered Investment Advisor located in Lexington, MA. He has been providing wealth management services to individuals, executives, entrepreneurs, and their families since 1999. He is an outside the box thinker, risk manager, inflation expert, blogger, podcaster, and all-around interesting guy. Kirk is dedicated to developing lasting relationships with all of his clients and their families. One of the benefits of working with Kirk is his patience, empathy, and his ability to provide clear and easy-to-understand explanations to complex financial topics.

Kirk developed a unique philosophy for the wealth management industry called Risk Management First. The medical field has a similar way of thinking of “first do no harm”. This philosophy focuses on risk management for clients in all aspects of their lives in ways the industry does not address. Risk management does not stop with investments. It also requires working closely with other professionals to address areas of their financial lives not currently being met.

In 2008, Kirk co-founded Innovative Advisory Group to address the needs not being addressed by the wealth management industry. It started with specializing in alternative assets held in retirement accounts (i.e. self directed IRAs/401ks). Then the company expanded into the specialization of college funding (i.e. planning, strategy, and paying the least possible for a high quality education), Risk Management First, exit planning for business owners, advanced planning (estate, tax, etc), and providing practice management and leadership training to other financial advisors, accountants and attorneys. 

Kirk's Online Presence:

Today's Panelists

Scroll to Top