Audio: What is Seeking Alpha, and is art a good investment?

Seeking Alpha, and art and money. All about investment tips on line, and do art and money really go together?
7/2/2012, 11:24 AM

A7 Radio's "Goldstein on Gelt" with Douglas Goldstein
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 In this week’s episode of Goldstein on Gelt, we hear all about two seemingly opposite concepts – art and money. In the first part of the show, Doug interviews Eli Hoffman, VP and Content Editor in Chief of Seeking Alpha, a very successful investment website. Find out about the site’s various projects, how it started, and what “Seeking Alpha” actually means on tonight’s show.

In the second part of the show, Amy J. Goldrich, an art investment attorney, tells Doug what art investing is all about. Why do people invest in art? Is it a lucrative investment? And what about the dusty old painting hanging inside your attic? Will it earn you a lot of money in years to come? For the answers to these questions and more, tune into the Goldstein on Gelt show.

Douglas Goldstein, CFP(r) is the director of Profile Investment Services, Ltd. an international investment company. He specializes in helping olim manage their U.S. brokerage accounts from Israel. He is a licensed financial professional both in the U.S. and Israel. Securities offered through Portfolio Resources Group, Inc., Member FINRA, SIPC, MSRB, SIFMA, FSI. Accounts held at Pershing LLC., Member NYSE/SIPC, a subsidiary of The Bank of New York Mellon Corporation. Doug has written several books on financial planning and investing. His latest book, Rich As A King, teaches how using chess strategies can make you a grandmaster of investing is available on Amazon. The Goldstein on Gelt podcast airs every Monday from 7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Israel National Radio. For more info visit
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