People are living longer, but it comes with a cost - literally. Tune in as Don Quante, Author of "Don't Go Broke in a Nursing Home," shatters misconceptions of government elder care assistance, and why creating a Long Term Care plan ahead of time can make a huge difference for you and your family.
Social Security is an important part of your retirement puzzle, but do you know how to get the most out of it? Since it's such a complicated and ever-changing program, don't miss sought-after Social Security Speaker Tim Kiesling as he reveals some helpful tips to maximize your Social Security benefit!
When you think of your most valuable assets you probably consider big ticket items such as your home or vehicles, but have you considered that Life Insurance could be on the list? Life Insurance is so much more than a death benefit, and 40-year Insurance Industry Veteran John Wheeler is here to show you just how valuable it is!
How much time and effort did you spend on planning your last big vacation - days, weeks, months? What about your 30+ year vacation (retirement), how much time have you spent planning that? Tune in as Financial Professional Eszylfie Taylor shares some great tips on how to pinpoint your retirement goals, and what and who you might need to get there.
You may be healthy today, but what about tomorrow? When Mark's mother was 84 she seemed perfectly healthy, but that all changed in the blink of an eye. Tune in as Financial Professional Mark Wutt shares the obstacles he faced when handling his mother's long-term care arrangements, what he wishes he had done differently, and how you can plan for the unexpected.
Are you worried about running out of money in retirement? What tools and strategies are available to help protect your retirement income despite all the risks? Who better to talk about those options than Tom Hegna, best-selling Author of "Paychecks and Playchecks" and "Don't Worry, Retire Happy!" Tune in for some great tips you can discuss with me!
May is Disability Insurance Awareness Month! This special 2-in-1 episode features the incredible story of Rosemarie Rossetti's terrible accident, and how she managed to stay financially stable during her recovery. Next, Disability Insurance Specialist Corey Anderson breaks down this highly-misunderstood coverage, so you can find out how it really works.
Unless you have a crystal ball you just can't tell what the tax rules, laws, and brackets will be when you retire. So what will happen to that IRA nest egg that hasn't been taxed yet? How much could you lose? Tune in as Ed Slott, one of the nations most renowned CPAs, explains how taxes can take a toll on your retirement funds, and what you can do about it.
When you think of a financial advisor do you picture a man? Meet Juli McNeely, Financial Professional and former President of the National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors. In her new book and on this episode "No Necktie Needed" she tells the story of how she thrived in a male-dominated industry, and how she's inspiring her fellow advisors to educate and engage women as more and more females become primary breadwinners and decision makers.
You've worked hard, you've saved well, and now you have an impressive Nest Egg for retirement. But do you also have a contingency plan in place if you become ill and need extended care? Tune in as Dr. Bob Pokorski explains how easily your Nest Egg could be drained if you don't have all your bases covered!
The financial services industry is going through a massive overhaul via the Department of Labor! While this may not be front page news for the average citizen, this has huge implications for the way you will be able to seek out and pay for advice that helps you save for retirement. Dale Brown, CEO of the Financial Services Institute helps you weigh the pros and cons of the changes, and fills you in on what to expect.