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Audio: What are signs of aging, and all about the dollar trap

How to test for dementia, and are international currencies caught in the dollar trap?
2/25/2014, 3:30 PM

A7 Radio's "Goldstein on Gelt" with Douglas Goldstein
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On the first half of the Goldstein on Gelt Show, Dr. Douglas Scharre, a neurologist at Ohio State University, speaks about dementia, Alzheimer’'s disease, and other disorders that affect the mental faculties of older people. How do you know if you’re just a little forgetful, or if you’re developing the first signs of something more serious? Find out about Dr. Scharre'’s new test and more by listening to this interview.

In part 2 of the show, Eswar Prasad, professor of economics at Cornell University and author of The Dollar Trap: How the U.S. Dollar Tightened Its Grip on Global Finance, speaks about the role of the dollar as the world’s reserve currency and how this has affected the global economy. Hear more about the dollar trap on this week'’s 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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