Paul Merriman
Sound Investing For Every Stage of Life 


20 things you should know about small-cap value

Focusing on small-cap value from every angle Paul knows, this podcast compares Price-to-Earnings ratios, Price-to-Book ratios, average size company and one-year and 40-year period returns. 

How to hang on during a wild stock market ride

For most of the past decade, stock investors benefited from a long bull market that suggested making money was easy and natural.

From Social Security to tax savings, family financial literacy to annuities, we feature some of the best in their field.

Two fractional-share brokerages that can help simplify investing in Paul's recommended portfolios- Motif Investing and M1 Finance

Paul’s recommendations of more than 100 top U.S. companies and the U.S. TSP plan so you make the most of your savings.

Paul’s recommendations for Mutual Fund portfolios at Vanguard, Fidelity and T. Rowe Price.

Paul’s recommended Commission Free ETF portfolios at Vanguard, Fidelity, Schwab and TD Ameritrade

Best-in-Class ETF's

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