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Financial and retirement planning guidance from Steve Hoover of Wealth Partners in Kansas City, MO. On this show, we'll strive to help you worry more about life and less about money by covering multiple financial and retirement planning topics in a quick, fun, and relatable way.

Financial and retirement planning guidance from Steve Hoover of Wealth Partners in Kansas City, MO. On this show, we'll strive to help you worry more about life and less about money by covering multiple financial and retirement planning topics in a quick, fun, and relatable way.

Location:

United States

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Financial and retirement planning guidance from Steve Hoover of Wealth Partners in Kansas City, MO. On this show, we'll strive to help you worry more about life and less about money by covering multiple financial and retirement planning topics in a quick, fun, and relatable way.

Language:

English

Contact:

The Retirement Pilot 7101 College Blvd., Ste. 140 Overland Park, KS 66210 9193781410


Episodes

This Is Why You Never Assume

3/25/2021
We often see people making certain assumptions about retirement that just aren’t correct. Let’s explore some of those on today's show. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:21:00

Tax Tips 2021

2/25/2021
As you get ready to file 2020 taxes and look ahead to the rest of this year’s tax implications, let’s cover some of the changes you need to be aware of and answer some important tax questions. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:17:11

Retirement Statistics

1/28/2021
Sometimes numbers, figures, and stats can go in one ear and out the other. But on this episode, we’ll break down 5 important statistics that are worth taking a moment to understand. They’ll underscore some very real problems people face when prepping for retirement. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:20:44

Lessons From The Market Crash Hall Of Fame

12/23/2020
Let’s see what lessons can be learned from the most famous market crashes in United States history. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:16:41

What’s Your Retirement Lifestyle?

12/10/2020
Have you thought about what life is going to be like for you in retirement? Is there a particular lifestyle you’re seeking? A couple of older lifestyle types have been making a comeback. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:18:47

How To Pick The Right Advisor

11/24/2020
You might be surprised to find out that a lot of people don’t do their due diligence or put in a considerable amount of thought into picking their advisor. And ultimately, that leads a lot of people to not understanding what they should expect from such a relationship. So, we want to clear some of that up on this episode and clarify some of the ways you can evaluate your current advisor relationship and how to shop for, and find, the right advisor for you. Important Links: Steve's Website:...

Duration:00:19:38

A 5 Question Retirement Preparedness Quiz

11/5/2020
Want to grade your preparedness for retirement? Here are five key questions you need to ask yourself. Your answers will help determine how ready you are for retirement. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:23:05

Following The Financial Commandments

10/22/2020
On this episode, we present you with five commandments that are worth of being written on stone tablets in your retirement plan. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:19:36

Financial Stuff You Should Know

10/1/2020
There’s a popular podcast called Stuff You Should Know, where they break down things like how sneezing works. Typically, it doesn’t have anything to do with the financial world. On today’s show, we’ll embrace the concept of “Stuff you should know”, but all based in the financial realm. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:20:32

Eye Opening Stats Showing How Americans Save

9/17/2020
Vanguard’s “How America Saves 2020” report is packed with lots of intriguing stats and findings about Americans and how they save for retirement in the crazy year that is 2020 (most of the recent data is technically from 2019 although some figures are current through the Spring of 2020). Let’s look at some of the top takeaways from the study and how you might compare to the “normal” savings behaviors of Americans. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call:...

Duration:00:19:36

Financial Issues Particularly Challenging For Women

9/3/2020
Many financial issues impact us all the same. But, of course, other challenges have varying impacts from person to person because our situations are all unique. Let’s take a look at some of the financial and retirement challenges that are unique to women. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:16:10

How To Build Your Financial House

8/20/2020
For some people, the idea of putting together a financial plan doesn’t sound like much fun. But the idea of building a home sounds like a lot of fun. So let’s find the similarities in building a strong financial plan and a dream home. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:15:03

Are You Making These Classic Pre-Retiree Mistakes?

8/6/2020
There are some financial planning blunders that are interesting to talk about but are quite rare in reality. On the other hand, there are some financial planning mistakes that happen far too often. Let’s talk about the mistakes so many people have made in the past it has made them “classic”. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:17:26

The Difficulty Of Financial Planning After The Death Of A Spouse

7/23/2020
It is a life event that can be one of the most difficult things to go through both emotionally and financially. When one spouse dies, the remaining spouse is left to wrestle with a mountain of questions and choices. And although it’s difficult to discuss, proper planning can help make it easier to transition through this major life event. Let’s explore what someone should do in the event of a spouse’s passing, but also some of the pre-planning that can take place. Important Links: Steve's...

Duration:00:14:45

What Mark Twain Can Teach Us About Money

7/2/2020
What can we learn about money by exploring some quotes from the great Mark Twain? Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:15:08

Traditional IRA vs. Roth IRA

6/18/2020
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 what’s best for you. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:12:44

Financial “Strategies” That Just Don’t Work

6/4/2020
Let’s talk about some financial planning “strategies” that don’t really work (even though some people, including some financial advisors, believe in them). Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:15:32

Should You Be Wary Of Some Of Dave Ramsey’s Advice?

5/21/2020
Dave Ramsey has earned a lot of respect among savers and investors over the years as evidenced by his enormously popular radio show, books and sold out performance venues when he speaks. But is all of his advice worth following? Is it possible that some of the things he professes will actually hurt you financially? Let’s take a look at some of Dave’s most popular advice and see if and when it makes sense for retirees and pre-retirees to disagree. Important Links: Steve's Website:...

Duration:00:14:48

Coronavirus Update Mid April

4/23/2020
Time for an update on where we stand with the markets, the economy, and retirement planning as it relates to the Coronavirus pandemic. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:18:45

A Worse Retirement

4/2/2020
A recent survey reveals that more than half of today’s employees are pessimistic about their future retirements. In fact, the majority of workers feel they’ll have a worse retirement than their parents. Steve will discuss this on today's show and talk about the reasoning behind this negative outlook. Important Links: Steve's Website: http://wealthpartnerskc.com Call: 913-685-3207

Duration:00:13:17