Animal Spirits Episode 24: The False Breakdown

On this week’s Animal Spirits with Michael & Ben we discuss:

  • How to solve the horrible financial literacy in this country.
  • How much money people think they need to retire.
  • The struggles of hedge fund managers Bill Ackman and David Einhorn.
  • Why it’s so difficult to determine when to pull money from an underperforming money manager.
  • What happened to all the star hedge fund managers?
  • Why a little learning can be a bad thing.
  • The ever-changing nature of the stock market.
  • Why longevity is the outlier in the business world.
  • Drew Brees and his foray into diamond investing.
  • How much more can FANG stocks grow?
  • Is college worth the cost?
  • How corporations use your habits against you and much more.

Listen here:

Stories mentioned:

Books mentioned

Charts mentioned:

Podcasts mentioned:

Email us at with any feedback, recommendations, or questions.

Follow us on Facebook.

Subscribe here: