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Ep 128: Financial Jargon: Terms & Definitions

There is a lot of financial jargon out there that can be confusing when you are trying to plan for retirement. So on today’s episode, we’ll explore a variety of different terms and definitions and how they apply to the financial planning process.

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Ep 126: Guessing in Retirement Planning

What could go wrong if you end up guessing when planning for retirement? Today, we explore some areas in retirement planning you don’t want to guess at.

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Ep 125: Murky Issues in Retirement

What are most Americans confused about when it comes to retirement planning? On today’s episode, we discuss 3 murky issues that may be making retirement planning harder for you.

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Ep 124: State of the Market and Current Inflation

The current state of the market and the rate of inflation may be making you nervous. How do we expect current events to impact your retirement plan and what can we do to protect our financial future?

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How Inflation Impacts Retirement Planning

Inflation has long been known as the silent killer for financial planning because the small increases in prices each year weren’t noticeable day-to-day. Over time, however, those increments add up and eventually become magnified over the years.

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Ep 118: Don’t Fumble in the Retirement Red Zone

When you’re getting close to retirement, you certainly don’t want to fumble your retirement. On today’s episode, we’ll discuss how to keep your retirement protected as you enter the retirement red zone.

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Ep 117: What They’re Saying – 2022 Economic Predictions

A lot of economic predictions are floating around about 2022. On today’s show, we’ll ask Phil his opinion on these predictions regarding GDP, inflation, the housing market, and more.

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Ep 106: What Is “Risk Averse”?

Everyone is different when it comes to risk tolerance. A lot of us think we are risk-averse, but we may be taking on more risk than we realize. On today’s episode, Phil is going to discuss risk aversion and how it affects our retirement plan.

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Ep 102: 5 Ways to Mind the Gap

There may be a few gaps that we might not notice when we are working on our retirement plan. So, to better prepare you for the future, we will be discussing some of the gaps you need to keep an eye out for and how you can address them.

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Ep 99: Breaking Down Economic News in Bits and Pieces

How can what’s happening this year shape our financial plans moving forward? We talk through several current events in the economy and what impact it could have on the future.

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Ep 77: Status of the American Pension

Do you have a pension? If so, what does that mean when it comes to planning for your retirement? Let’s talk about this traditional retirement income source and what it means for planning

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Ep 24: Managing Cash & Debt in Retirement

Do you believe you need to be completely debt free to retire successfully? Or are you comfortable carrying some balances beyond your working years? Having a strategy for managing your debt along with the amount of cash you possess are two key pieces to a successful retirement.

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Ep 15: Retirement Constants That Will Affect Everyone

Retirement planning is all about finding the right mix of investments that fit your needs and your situation. There’s no such thing as a ‘one-size-fits-all’ approach, but there are factors that will impact every single on of us in retirement. Understanding these constants and planning for them will put your portfolio in a great position.

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