We always get a lot of questions about how the house (or houses) fit into retirement plans. Let’s address some of the more popular questions and topics.
Long term care can be one of the biggest expenses in retirement, but many of us fail to plan for it. A lot of people are uncomfortable with thinking about mortality and avoid planning for it altogether, while others don’t know where to start. On today’s show, we talk about the different ways you can plan for long term care and why you should get a plan for this financial aspect of retirement as soon as you can.
One of the most important factors in a financial plan is the amount of risk you have in your portfolio. You never want to lose sight with how much risk you are comfortable with because this can cause fear, worry, and irrational decisions. Risk varies from person to person, so it's vital to get your risk tolerance customized to your comfort levels and not in a one-size-fits all plan.
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It seems that most people don’t have a clear picture of whether they should contribute to a traditional IRA or a Roth. Let’s discuss how to determine which one is best for you based on who you are.
A lot of people are unsure if they are actually able to retire. Some worry about leaving a career that they love, while others are concerned if they have enough money to last a lifetime. We discuss reasons why you may feel hesitant to retire and how putting a solid plan together can solve these concerns.
There is so much confusion about annuities and the role that they can or should play as part of your retirement plan. This episode, we'll cover the four main types of annuities, talk about how Joe and Michael use them at JML Financial Group, and try to bring some clarity to a controversial subject.
Deciding how to take Social Security is one of the most important choices you'll make when you retire. On this episode, we'll break down five common Social Security myths so you can make sure you're making the proper decisions with your financial plan.
If you’re of the age that your mom and dad retired 20 or 30 years ago, the world was a much different place when they walked away from their paychecks. Let’s talk about how things are different now.
When you really boil it down, there’s really only three places where you can invest money. Let’s talk about the role that each of those worlds play in a good financial plan.