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Adam Curran

13 Podcast Episodes

Latest 4 Apr 2021 | Updated Daily

Weekly hand curated podcast episodes for learning

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Episode 58: Adam Curran on The SWAN Model

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam dives into the SWAN Model and the investment strategies behind it. There's no "one size fits all" investment strategy. And retirees need a strategy specifically targeted at protecting their wealth—no matter what's going on in the market. Listen in to hear how we address these needs (and protect assets) as a firm. Key Takeaways: Adam explains the difference between "active" and "passive" investment strategies. We discuss the S&P 500 and how the SWAN Model works as the market gyrates. Finally, we revisit Dave Ramsey, Warren Buffett, and long-term investing.

18mins

22 Mar 2021

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Episode 57: Adam Curran and Harry Griffin, Charleston City Council Member

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam talks with Charleston City Council Member, Harry Griffin, on all things civil liberties. Censorship and the media. Perception, propaganda, and actual reality. No stone is left unturned as they tackle the issues of race, partisanship, and reputation. Plus, they get down to brass tacks the important issues we SHOULD be championing, supporting, and talking about instead.  Visit Harry Griffin online: https://www.harryjgriffin.com/ Key Takeaways: Adam and Harry address economic development, community, and building solitary throughout the city.   They discuss the real issues behind the current discussions of slavery and race in this country.  They wrap up the episode with their thoughts on "cancel culture" and how we need to remember how to embrace differences, especially when it comes to political thought.

1hr

5 Mar 2021

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Episode 56: Adam Curran and Dave "DJ" DeJesus of Coastal Sports Cards

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam talks with Dave DeJesus, better known at Myrtle Beach's Coastal Sports Cards as "DJ," on the wild world of sports trading cards. Collectables isn't typically the type of investing we cover on this podcast, but in this episode, Adam and DJ dive in deep. Listen in to hear about pivotal moments in sports history and cards traded. Plus, Adam and DJ discuss what you could buy with your disposable income that can add to your legacy.  Check out DJ's store at: https://coastalsportscards.com/ Key Takeaways: DJ brings us back to his childhood and when his dad got him into trading cards.  DJ and Adam discuss just how much value there is to be found in the world of sports cards and memorabilia.  Get the inside scoop on this alternative asset class!

1hr 4mins

1 Mar 2021

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Episode 55: Adam Curran and Dr. Mark Pyles, College of Charleston, on Educating Financial Professionals

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam goes back to school with College of Charleston Professor of Finance, Dr. Mark Pyles. From financial education, to career paths, to the future of investing, Adam and Mark cover it all. Listen in to hear about how careers in finance and investment strategies alike are changing. Plus, Adam and Mark discuss their thoughts on the recent interest in Gamestop and Robinhood.  Get in touch with Dr. Mark Pyles: pylesm@cofc.edu Key takeaways: Mark takes us back to class and reminds us that finance, like anything else in life, is something we have to keep studying if we want to get it right.  Mark and Adam discuss how retail investing (think Robinhood) and cryptocurrency (think Bitcoin) are changing the market.  Get the inside scoop on what Mark and Adam look for when choosing investments!

56mins

26 Feb 2021

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Episode 54: Adam Curran and Brian Cleary on All Things Radio

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam talks with longtime Charleston DJ, Brian Cleary on all things radio. From spinning 45s in 1979 to the present day music radio biz (today with Charleston Radio Group, 92.5 Kickin' Country), Brian brings us a sneak peek behind the scenes. Listen in to hear about pivotal moments in history experienced on air. Plus, Adam and Brian discuss country music celebrities from Garth Brooks to Taylor Swift to Dwight Yokum, and what they're really like—you know—in real life.  Listen to Brian today: https://925kickincountry.com/brian-cleary-bio/ Key Takeaways:  Brian brings us back in time. Disc jockeys were the "original social network," providing everything from song dedications to school closings. They were the ones in the know, the hub of communication for each town. Brian and Adam discuss how music radio differs from talk radio, and how that affects their approaches to their respective arts.  Get the inside scoop on some of your favorite music celebs!

1hr

5 Feb 2021

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Episode 53: Adam Curran with Andrea Leary on Buying the Best Golf Cart

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam talks with Andrea Leary, owner of Rad Rydz golf cart shop in Mount Pleasant. They discuss everything you need to know about choosing the perfect golf cart for you: Club Car vs. EZGO; gas vs. electric battery; the "need for speed" and how to increase your golf cart's power; and more! Plus, listen in as Adam picks Andrea's brain on street legality and the current shortage of golf carts in the market. Key takeaways: Andrea walks Adam through what you should consider when choosing a golf cart. Learn the "rules of the road" and all about golf cart street legality. And listen in as Andrea explains how COVID has actually contributed to a golf cart shortage! Check out Rad Rydz: https://www.radrydz.com/

52mins

20 Jan 2021

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Episode 52: Adam Curran and Fulton Wooten on Stem Cell Research

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam talks with regenerative therapy consultant Fulton Wooten on all things stem cell research. The science has come a long way in the last decades and Fulton sheds a light on how this research is conductive in an ethical and humane way and how this research is advancing what's possible when it comes to genetic health treatment. Listen in for an eye-opening and informative discussion on advancements in health science! Key takeaways: Fulton explains how stem cell research had been conducted in the past, advances in the field, and how it's done today. Adam talks to Fulton about how this science is being used in gene therapy to advance what's possible in health care.  Fulton explains how these cells help your own body to regenerate and heal itself! Curious to learn more? Email Fulton at FultonWooten@gmail.com

58mins

15 Jan 2021

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Episode 46: Adam Curran and Dr. Michael Bauerschmidt on Cholesterol & High Blood Pressure

Retire Y'all Charleston

Adam talks with functional and environmental physician Dr. Michael Bauerschmidt. Known to patients as Dr. B, he is the founder of Deeper Healing, where they "dive deep" into what's really going on with your health. Dr. B has long recognized that there is usually not one thing, but a combination of things that distress the body. Using the examples of cholesterol, high blood pressure, and Adam's personal story, they discuss how to get to the root of the issue so that you truly can live “well.” Dr. B explains how your body is a chemical experiment, not a box of gears, and how environmental, hereditary, and emotional factors (like stress) all affect it. Adam talks to Dr. B about cholesterol and high blood pressure and why he is interested in pursuing options other than prescription drugs. Dr. B reminds us that, be it mold, cholesterol, or covid, "a healthy immune system is your best defense against any disease." Check out Dr. B and Deeper Healing: https://deeperhealing.com/ Dr B's guidebook: https://curranfinancialpartners.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/12/DEEPER-HEALING-GUIDEBOOK.pdf

58mins

4 Dec 2020

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Episode 45: Adam Curran and Justin Reed on Cryptocurrencies, 5G and All Things Tech

Retire Y'all Charleston

Nerd Alert! In this episode, Adam talks with Amazon's Justin Reed on the "Wild West of Investing," Bitcoin and all-things cryptocurrency. Should you invest? That's the big question on everyone's mind. Listen in as Justin tries to convince Adam why he should invest in cryptocurrency.  Key Takeaways: Hear Adam's take on cryptocurrency and how he approaches this new mode of investing. 5G, autonomous cars, Alexa, and body-scanning wristbands, Adam and Justin discuss where tech is now and where it is headed. Bonus: If you're considering investing in new and emerging tech, keep your ears perked for the company names dropped throughout this interview! 

1hr 15mins

13 Nov 2020

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494: Retire, Y’all with Adam Curran

SharkPreneur

Retire, Y’allAdam Curran, Curran Financial Partners– The Sharkpreneur podcast with Seth Greene Episode 494 Adam CurranAdam Curran is a Certified Financial Planner™ and the Founder of Curran Financial Partners. He entered the investment industry at a very young age, working as a runner on the Philadelphia Stock Exchange while going to school at nearby Drexel University. He received a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting and finance and took a job in the hedge fund industry before seeing a need to start his own firm. His mission from the beginning was to serve hard-working families like the one he grew up in, taking the same concepts the wealthiest individuals use and sharing them with Main Street. Adam runs a weekly radio broadcast, “Retire Y’all Radio” and he has published two books: "Retire Y'all" and “The Power of a Plan.” He is also the host of "Retire Y'all Podcast." He is an Investment Advisor Representative and holds an insurance license in multiple states.Listen to this informative Sharkpreneur episode with Adam Curran about planning for retirement.Here are some of the beneficial topics covered on this week’s show:●    Why people need to put a plan into place for their retirement.●    How financial advisors need to do some level of buy-in to get ROI.●    How a podcast gives customers a free deliverable they can use.●    Why you should be yourself, find what you believe in, and cultivate that.●    How you need the right people listening to your podcast to make money.Connect with Adam:Guest Contact InfoInstagram @curranfinancialFacebook facebook.com/CurranFinancialLinks Mentioned: retireyall.com Learn more about your ad choices. Visit megaphone.fm/adchoices

22mins

9 Nov 2020

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