5 Good Minutes: 2019 Updates

2019 Updates: Cost of Living Adjustments, Increased Contribution Limits and More There are several important changes which can impact your retirement.  Today’s episode of 5 Good Minutes will focus on the 2019 updates to: Social Security Benefits Medicare Part B Premiums IRA Contribution Limits Retirement Plan Contribution Limtis Health Savings Account Contribution Limits https://youtu.be/lw64_vsoAks Get […]

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Podcast: Preventing Elder Financial Abuse

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” saved_tabs=”all” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” text_font=”Arial||||” text_font_size=”20″ use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid” text_line_height=”1.8″] Elder financial abuse is a growing problem in America.  There are some steps you can take to prevent people from taking advantage of you.  In this episode of Your Money: One on One we talk about some of the things you can do […]

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Your Money: One on One – Ep 1: Elder Financial Abuse

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Volatility

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] In our last video, we talked about the first correction we had experienced in over two years.  In this video we will discuss the increased  Volatility and how it compares to previous years. Video:  Stock Market Volatility 2018 [/et_pb_text][et_pb_video admin_label=”Video” src=”https://youtu.be/dNjR_6wrNRI”]   [/et_pb_video][et_pb_text admin_label=”Click Here” […]

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The Issues With Maximizing Social Security

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] The Issues with Trying to Maximize Social Security A lot of planning effort focuses on maximizing Social Security. One website claims there are 567 ways to claim you Social Security benefits. Maximizing Social Security generally requires delaying benefits until you are older. Each year you […]

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Realistic Expectations for the Future

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] Realistic expectations about the future improves the planning process. And, it helps you make better decisions.   The planning process involves computing future values of your retirement savings.  To do these computations, we have to make assumptions about the future.  We plug in numbers for […]

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