Roland

Roland Manarin

roland@manarin.com

Roland Manarin is former president and founder of Manarin Investment Counsel, an investment advisory firm based in Omaha, Neb. that served clients across the country for more than 30 years. He was also a portfolio manager of the Lifetime Achievement Fund (LFTAX) and the author of Manarin On Money, a 2008 book about money and investing.

For more than three decades, Roland taught a free, three-part monthly seminar series on personal finance, economics, and the investment markets. His weekly radio show, It’s Your Money, aired every Sunday morning on Omaha radio stations since 1986.

Throughout his career, Roland has been interviewed by several media outlets including The New York Times, USA Today, Barron’s, CNBC, SmartMoney, Bloomberg TV, Fox Business, and Marketwatch.com. In 2004 and 2007 – 2009, Barron’s singled out Roland as one of the nation’s top financial advisors.

Roland has spent most of his life in Omaha after leaving his home in northern Italy at the age of 10 to find a new home with his family in America. Roland is fluent in Italian and German and his hobbies include traveling, reading, car racing, and flying as a private pilot.


Latest Posts by Roland Manarin

Jean Baptiste Say on Why Property Rights Are the Key to Prosperity

February 21, 2019, by Roland Manarin

French political economist Jean Baptiste Say wrote in his Treatise on Political Economy that “The right of property … (is) the most powerful of all encouragements to the multiplication of wealth.” Unfortunately, “regulation and taxation have imposed constant government assaults on Americans’ property rights, eroding their ability to make their own choices,” writes Gary M….

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National Self-Perception

February 5, 2019, by Roland Manarin

Thomas Jefferson once said: “History hath shown that, even under the best forms, those entrusted with power have, in time and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny.” He said this more than 100 years ago. However, his prediction has become true today for the United States. As Jeff Thomas wrote in an article published…

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Q: We Are The Plan

January 17, 2019, by Roland Manarin

By now, most of us have at least heard of the QAnon movement. In a nutshell, it’s a movement that is seeking to uncover secrets of past leaders and other conspirators in an effort to give freedom and a future to the America we know and love. For anyone looking for an overview of the…

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Our Exhausted American Mediocracy

January 10, 2019, by Roland Manarin

The American “aristocracy” and the media, in an effort to continue generating their anti-Trump propaganda, claim that President Trump is “incompetent,” “inexperienced,” as well as “corrupt,” “perverse,” “treasonous” and “criminally minded,” among other things. They believe, as Victor Davis Hanson writes in an article published on the American Greatness website, that he is so unfit…

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Some Very Interesting Predictions

December 28, 2018, by Roland Manarin

Around this time every year, everyone starts to make predictions about 2019 and beyond. So I thought a list of predictions a friend recently forwarded to me was timely and pretty thought-provoking. Among the predictions: Software has disrupted and will continue to disrupt most traditional industries in the next 5-10 years Real estate will change,…

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On Contact: The history of debt forgiveness

December 21, 2018, by Roland Manarin

Millions of Americans today are trapped in some kind of debt – credit card debt, bank debt, student debt, mortage debt, to name a few – most of which can never be repaid. This debt continues to “siphon off larger portions of our income,” said journalist Chris Hedges in a video published via the program,…

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