Media

I’ve been featured or quoted in a number of different publications and media outlets. Here are some of my most recent media mentions or appearances:

Alex Chalekian Talks Payment Stocks (TD Ameritrade Network)

How are financial advisors compensated and what makes the most sense for you? (Altruist)

Is Bitcoin Worth Investing In? (U.S. News)

Are you prepared to invest in the stock market? 6 signs to know that you’re ready. (Altruist)

Alex Chalekian Talks Fintech Stocks (TD Ameritrade Network)

How Advisors Should Build a Succession Plan (U.S. News)

Alex Chalekian: One Tweet Can Drive the Industry Forward, but Be Careful (ThinkAdvisor)

Why Not to Hire Your Parents’ Financial Advisor (U.S. News)

Alex Chalekian Explains Areas Of Opportunity In The Tech Sector (TD Ameritrade Network)

How Financial Advisors Should Advise Clients on Bitcoin (U.S. News)

What It Takes to Build a World-class Wealth Management Business (ReSolve Riffs)

RIAs react to the ‘lawless rioting and acts of domestic terrorism’ (RIABiz)

2020 Advisor Appreciation Awards (Riskalyze)

A Guide to Getting Started with Retirement Savings Accounts (Altruist)

Alex Chalekian On The Tech Sector (TD Ameritrade Network)

What are the best ways to save for retirement? Part 4: SEP IRA / Learn (Altruist)

What are the best ways to save for retirement? Part 3: Roth IRA / Learn (Altruist)

What are the best ways to save for retirement? Part 2: Traditional IRA / Learn (Altuist)

What are the best ways to save for retirement? Part 1: 401(k) & 403(b) / Learn (Altruist)

How I Invest My Money: Finance experts reveal how they save, spend, and invest (Book)

Investopedia 100 Top Financial Advisors of 2020 (Investopedia)

Alex Chalekian And Phil Palumbo On Best Ways To Invest In Fintech (TD Ameritrade Network)

A Year Later, What’s the Impact of Fisher’s Crude Remarks? (ThinkAdvisor)

One year after Alex Chalekian tweeted, Chip Roame still searching for a Tiburon Summit date to showcase his new, improved ‘inclusive’ conference (RIABiz)

How Much Risk Should You Take When Investing? (Altruist)

S&P 500 rises to another record, even as rally leader Apple snaps 5-day winning streak (CNBC)

How much risk should you take when investing? Part 4: Liquidity Needs / Learn (Altruist)

How much risk should you take when investing? Part 3: Investment Objective / Learn (Altruist)

RIA Dealmakers Predict a Resurgence in M&A in the Second Half of 2020 (WealthManagement)

How much risk should you take when investing? Part 2: Time Horizon / Learn (Altruist)

Alex Chalekian Talks Opportunities In Fintech Investing (TD Ameritrade Network)

How much risk should you take when investing? Part 1: Risk Tolerance / Learn (Altruist)

Alex Chalekian’s Stock Picks: MSFT, SQ, USMV (TD Ameritrade Network)

Alex Chalekian on growing your business through acquisition / Grow (Altruist)

Alex Chalekian On How Amazon Has Benefitted During COVID-19 (TD Ameritrade Network)

Top WealthTech Influencers to Follow in 2020 (WealthTech Club)

Stocks close lower after roller-coaster session, Dow gives up 900-point surge (CNBC)

How WealthTech Companies Survived Past Recessions (WealthTech Club)

Alex Chalekian: Markets Rise On Stimulus Package Hopes (TD Ameritrade Network)

Alex Chalekian: Is Costco A Recession Proof Pick? (TD Ameritrade Network)

Coronavirus is slamming markets. What’s an investor to do? (Los Angeles Times)

Wells Fargo Ends Mandatory Arbitration for Sexual Harassment Claims (ThinkAdvisor)

40% of advisors may soon retire. Can diversity efforts save the industry? (Financial Planning)

5 industry trends that could continue in the new decade (InvestmentNews)

An inside look at your peers’ portfolios: 10 RIAs’ fund picks (Citywire)

12 financial services leaders to follow on LinkedIn (LifeYield)

U.S. Markets Optimistic On Trade Deal: Alex Chalekian Weighs In (TD Ameritrade Network)

A Fresh Round of First-Timers Headlines RIA M&A in 2019 (WealthManagement)

Billionaire Fisher Shocks With Sexual Remarks, Wonders Why (Bloomberg)

7 Types of Fixed-Income Investments (U.S. News)

The Machine Silencing #MeToo on Wall Street (Bloomberg)

Forbes Councils Helps Amplify Alex Chalekian’s Thought Leadership (Forbes)

He exposed Fisher’s comments. Now here’s what Alex Chalekian wants the industry to do next (Financial Planning)

Alex Chalekian on calling out Ken Fisher: ‘I know I did the right thing’ (Yahoo Finance)

These CEOs broke the rules at a secretive summit to expose a billionaire’s crude sexual comments (Washington Post)

Alex Chalekian: ‘Wall Street needs to prove they can do better’ on workplace inclusivity (Yahoo Finance)

CEO Calls Out Billionaire Ken Fisher’s Remarks About Jeffrey Epstein, Genitalia (HuffPost)

Acquisition Opportunities and Challenges with Alex Chalekian (Conquer Risk Podcast)

Alex Chalekian on why time is more valuable than money / The Human Advisor (Altruist)

US in the news: Advisory firm names business development heads (International Adviser)

The ETF Experience – AdvisorsUnite (Exponential ETFs)

RIA M&As at ‘Unprecedented Level’: Wealth/Stack Panelist (ThinkAdvisor)

Introducing The Human Advisor Podcast: Storytelling, Technology + Humans, and Industry Disruption (Altruist)

Alex Chalekian Testimonial (FMG Suite)

iPhone vs Android: What I learned making the switch from Apple to Samsung (Mic)

7 Best Balanced Funds to Pick Right Now (U.S. News)

What Young Investors Should Look For In A Financial Advisor (Forbes)

7 Top Performing Equal-Weight ETFs (U.S. News)

Investopedia 100 Top Financial Advisors of 2019 (Investopedia)

Alex Chalekian Talks Chances Of A Recession In The Near Term (TD Ameritrade Network)

3 Ways Younger Advisors Can Win Over Sellers (ThinkAdvisor)

What To Do If Your Financial Advisor Sells Their Business (Forbes)

Hashtag heroes: 10 RIAs to follow on Twitter (Citywire)

7 Things to Know About Index Funds vs. Mutual Funds (U.S. News)

Talkin’ Shop: Alex Chalekian And AdvisorsUNITE (RLS Wealth)

How to Use Target-Date Funds (U.S. News)

Chris Johnson And Alex Chalekian’s Slack Notes (TD Ameritrade Network)

Private vs. Public Companies – What’s the Difference? (TheStreet)

7 Pitfalls to Avoid in Leveraged ETFs (U.S. News)

Lee Munson And Alex Chalekian Share Their Stock Picks (TD Ameritrade Network)

I Want To Buy A Brand New Tesla Model S – How Much Will It Be Worth In Five Years? (TFL Car)

Alex Chalekian Discusses The Economy In Late Cycle Expansion (TD Ameritrade Network)

Consider diversity when it comes to mergers and acquisitions (InvestmentNews)

Driving Growth Through Exceptional Client Experiences (eMoney Advisor)

Tesla Ousts 4 Pro-Elon Musk Directors, Weeks After Shareholders Sue Board (CCN)

Nightly Business Report – April 18, 2019

Why Estate Planners Aren’t Just For The Ultra-Rich (Forbes)

Elon Musk blindsided Tesla staffers with plan to close stores, sources say (Los Angeles Times)

The Model Y will be a test of Tesla’s popularity (The Verge)

Tesla bets on Model Y for main street appeal (FOX Business)

A Tesla investor explains the final straw that made him sell his entire stake in the company (Pulse)

Tesla Hikes Car Prices amid Chaos but Investors Shouldn’t Be Alarmed (CCN)

Ex. Economista del FMI: Acortar acciones de Tesla (Criptomonedas e ICOs)

Tesla goes Online: Liquiditätskrise voraus? (wallstreet:online)

Great price cuts and the value of the store Tesla’s market value evaporated by 2468 billion in one week (Liberty Times)

The man who sold Bitcoin for less than $20,000 set his new catch (Uzmancoin)

Tesla transforms online shoppers’ mistakes and investors sell a large number of shares (ET today)

Continúan los estragos en Tesla por cierre de tiendas; acciones amplían caída (Economiahoy)

Ex. Economista del FMI: Acortar acciones de Tesla (CriptoPasion)

Tesla’s Cost-Saving Plan to Close Stores Hits a Legal Speed Bump: Its Retail Landlords (Fortune)

Elon Musk blindsided Tesla staff with store-closing plans (Orange County Register)

Musk Is Said to Blindside Tesla Staff With Store Wind Down (Fortune)

Elon Musk doesn’t need to be Tesla’s CEO, says top shareholder, as sell-off worsens in wake of store-closure bombshell (South China Morning Post)

Digging Deeper: How Elon Musk is changing the world as we know it (Moneycontrol)

Tesla CEO Elon Musk Still In Trouble Over Marijuana Use (International Business Times)

Bulls Battle Bears As Oil Prices Stall (OilPrice)

Tesla is Next for Former IMF Economist Who Shorted Bitcoin at $20,000 (CCN)

Ex. IMF Economist: Shorting Tesla Stock Might Be the 2019 Trophy Trade (Coinspeaker)

A Tesla investor explains the final straw that made him sell his entire stake in the company (Business Insider)

Tesla sell-off worsens in wake of Musk’s store closures (Irish Times)

Elon Musk Blindsided Tesla Staff With Store-Closing Plans (Bloomberg)

How FAs Can Avoid Hidden Fees in M&A Deals (Financial Advisor IQ)

Beware of Hidden Costs in M&A Deals (ThinkAdvisor)

It’s Not Too Late To Make A Crucial New Year’s Resolution For 2019 (Forbes)

My Model Portfolio: Alex Chalekian of Lake Avenue Financial (Citywire)

Tech Tips: Tricks for your first tweets (Citywire)

WealthTech Insights #46 with Alex Chalekian. False Trends in WealthTech: Advisor’s Perspective (WealthTech Club)

Dumping your iPhone for Android? Some switchers have regrets, others haven’t looked back (MarketWatch)

Apple’s warning and stock slide is harbinger, says Lake Ave’s Chalekian (Reuters)

What You Should Expect From Your Financial Advisor In The Digital Age (Forbes)

Top Four Considerations for Independent Financial Advisors When Building Their Tech Stack (Financial Advisor)

New day at LPL? 20 advisors describe changes under Dan Arnold (Financial Planning)

When clients hire family caregivers, be careful, advisors warn (Financial Planning)

Why you should invest in fintech stocks (FOX Business)

The Dangers Of Jumping Too Quickly Into Advisor M&A (Financial Advisor)

LPL CEO Dan Arnold acknowledges mistakes in firm’s technology rollout (InvestmentNews)

How One Financial Advisor Switched to Wealthbox CRM – Twice! (Wealthbox)

Lake Avenue Financial Achieves 3X Growth and Stronger Client Relationships Using eMoney (eMoney Advisor)

LPL integrates Riskalyze with ClientWorks (InvestmentNews)

Why AI and robotics are a smart investment (FOX Business)

Dow jumps more than 100 points, snaps 8-day losing streak (CNBC)

Alex Chalekian – Client Success Story (FP Transitions)

What Makes a Successful Buyer? (FP Transitions)

WealthTech Insights #9 with Alex Chalekian: Future of Robo-advisors and Financial Advisors (WealthTech Club)

Alex Chalekian on Smart Money Matters