The Retirement Roadmap Podcast

Retirement Variables & Constants Part 2

Last week we took a little time to explore some of the “constants” in retirement planning so this week we continue our conversation on retirement variables and constants with an emphasis on retirement “variables”. Sit back relax and listen in as we share additional insights that can potentially make a difference for your journey along the Retirement Roadmap. Remember to subscribe to our newsletter as well as the podcast and if you enjoy them remember to share with your friends and colleagues.

Retirement Variables & Constants Part 1

As you know, when planning your retirement you need to be careful about adopting one size fits all solutions, however there some elements of retirement planning that tend to remain constant. So over the next two weeks we will be discussing a variety of variable and constant considerations when it comes to retirement planning. Listen in as we share insights that can potentially make a difference for you as you travel along the Retirement Roadmap and remember to share the podcast with friends and colleagues.

Countdown To Retirement

Will you be ready? What will retirement look like for you? Let's face it, getting ready for the retirement years is important and making sure you take the time to design your retirement plan is critical. Listen in on this week's podcast as we discuss some of the essential steps to take when preparing for retirement. Helping folks design a personalized Retirement Roadmap is what we do, so reach out and schedule a complimentary consultation to discover how we can help!

Is A Market Crash Coming?

This is a question that is on the mind of quite a few investors these days. This week we address this question and what it might mean to different people in different phases of life. Tune in as we discuss how different strategies and different market conditions could affect your retirement plans. We're here to help. So reach out and schedule some time or let us know how we can help you navigate your retirement journey and remember to share the Retirement Roadmap podcast with your friends and colleagues.

Are You Working With The Right Advisor?

It goes without saying that saving for retirement is quite a bit different than living in retirement. So one of the questions to ask yourself is . . . “Does my advisor specialize in accumulation strategies (saving for retirement) or does my advisor specialize in preservation and distribution strategies (living in retirement)? Listen in on this week's podcast as we discuss potentially important distinctions to understand and to evaluate in your retirement planning. Let us know how we can help you on your travels along the Retirement Roadmap.

Flying & Retirement

What does flying have to do with retirement? Well, both of these subjects can create excitement and anxiety. So on this week's podcast we discuss a few lessons that you can learn from flying and how these lessons can relate to planning for and living in retirement. As you listen in on our conversation you may discover a few insights that can help you on your journey along the Retirement Roadmap. Always remember we're just a phone call away – so let us know how we can help. If you enjoy our podcast . . . share it with your friends and colleagues. It's nice to share!

Even Responsible Savers Make Mistakes

Let's face it . . . Nobody's perfect and everybody can make mistakes! This week we take some time to discuss some of the mistakes that are sometimes made by those who work hard to save for retirement. There's always room for improvement, so take a few minutes to listen in – this could be an important podcast for you. We're here to help you navigate your Retirement Roadmap. So let us know how we can best serve you in your retirement journey and remember to share our podcast with your friends and colleagues.

Financial Myths

If what you thought to be true turned out not to be true, when would you want to know about it? The obvious answer is right away! On this week's podcast we address a number of topics that are sometimes misunderstood. As you listen in on our conversation this week, you may find yourself re-evaluating some long held beliefs about money and retirement. Always remember we're here to help guide you along the Retirement Roadmap. Feel free to reach out to us with any questions and share our podcast with your friends and colleagues.

The Blame Game

It's easy to find fault with others or point to circumstances in an effort to assign blame or find reasons why things didn't turn out the way you wanted or intended. This is basic human nature when things don't turn out. However, this attitude or mindset can leave you powerless if you're not careful. Everyone faces set backs from time to time and this week we examine strategies and mindsets that can help when recovering from setbacks. Listen in on our conversation and you might just find a few insights that help you in your travels along the Retirement Roadmap.

401(K) Weaknesses

In today's world, there are lots of choices about where and how to save for retirement. Often times, people utilize a 401(K) option offered by their employer. 401(K)'s can be very powerful since they have much higher contribution limits than IRA accounts. Be careful though, 401(K)'s are not necessarily the end all be all and they sometimes have possible weaknesses. On this week's podcast, we discuss some of the pros and cons of saving in a 401(K) and some of the things to be aware of and watch out for when saving in this kind of account. Saving for retirement is an important part of your financial future, and we're here to help you make wise decisions as you travel along the Retirement Roadmap.