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#199 – Market Correction Fire Drill Starts Here

12/5/2017
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What can we control in life? How can we identify factors beyond our control? The trouble with retirement planning is that so much of it relies on factors beyond our control. Join me today as I discuss the impending force of a market correction and answer some listener questions from our Retirement Plan Live Webinar. […] The post #199 – Market Correction Fire Drill Starts Here appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:31:41


#198 – What a 34 Year-Old Can Teach You About Retirement

11/29/2017
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This may surprise you, but there are youngins out there that we can learn from! My guest today is only 34 years old, but he knows quite a bit about retirement. Deacon Hayes is the author of a new book called You Can Retire Early and he has a fantastic website full of resources that can […] The post #198 – What a 34 Year-Old Can Teach You About Retirement appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:26:11


#197 – How to Take Your Retirement Travel to the Next Level

11/22/2017
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Many people love to travel, as a matter of fact, it is at the top of just about everyone’s list of things to do when they retire. Usually, when we think of travel we think of stays in 4 or 5-star resorts and all-inclusive hotels. But what if you could find a deeper meaning to […] The post #197 – How to Take Your Retirement Travel to the Next Level appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:30:39


#196 – How to Manage Retirement Risks

11/15/2017
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This is my third episode of the Retirement Plan Live case study. Over the past few weeks, we have gotten to know Lori as she has shared many details of her finances, lifestyle, and how she and Bruce have begun to prepare for retirement. Today we continue our journey by delving deeper into their finances […] The post #196 – How to Manage Retirement Risks appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:38:52


#195 – Organizing Your Financial Resources for Retirement

11/8/2017
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No matter how much money you may have, worrying about money is part of human nature. We all worry that we may not have enough no matter what our tax bracket is. Even though that is the case, I still say money does not come first when planning retirement. When planning out your financial resources […] The post #195 – Organizing Your Financial Resources for Retirement appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:35:18


#194 Dream Up Your Ideal Retirement

11/1/2017
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On today’s show, I interview Lori and we begin to plan her ideal retirement. There is no one size fits all retirement plan out there. Everyone’s ideal retirement will look different since we all have different priorities and financial goals. Listen in on this show to find some excellent resources to plan your own retirement. […] The post #194 Dream Up Your Ideal Retirement appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:44:03


#193 How to Avoid This HUGE Threat to Your Retirement

10/25/2017
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Planning for the future has many challenges and you may not know what could be a threat to your retirement. There’s something you may not have thought about when planning your retirement. Over the next four weeks, we’ll be learning about Lori and Bruce in my Retirement Plan Live case study. By studying them you […] The post #193 How to Avoid This HUGE Threat to Your Retirement appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:43:43


#192 – Should You Worry About a Market Crash?

10/18/2017
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My grandmother lived through the great depression. She was 10 years old when it started and remembers the struggle. What she went through during those years has shaped her decision-making process. She is very frugal. I can remember her saving small bits of wrapping paper when I would have thrown them out. For many of […] The post #192 – Should You Worry About a Market Crash? appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:43:46


#191 – What Your Financial Advisor Should Be Doing

10/11/2017
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I’ve been married to my wife for 27 years. That’s a long time! I have noticed that there has been a rhythm within our relationship over the years where, as we have become more comfortable with each other, we begin to become disengaged. Not disengaged in a spiteful way but simply not as focused […] The post #191 – What Your Financial Advisor Should Be Doing appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:34:33


10/4/2017
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Several years ago I participated in an Ironman Triathlon. I didn’t win, not even close. I finished in the 77th percentile. Turns out, the winner could have started 6 ¼ hours after me and still beat me. So was this experience a failure? It depends on how you look at it. I enjoyed the experience, […] The post appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:41:33


#189 – How Indexes and Bear Markets Can Make a Bad Mix

9/27/2017
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Indexes are comprised of many companies. Yet only the top few companies drive the index. What happens if we hit a rocky patch in the markets and those companies falter? On this episode of the Retirement Answer Man, I dive into the pros and Cons of investing passively v.s actively and what might happen if […] The post #189 – How Indexes and Bear Markets Can Make a Bad Mix appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:35:05


#188 – Worried about the Equifax Data Breach? Here’s Your Protect Your Credit Action Plan

9/20/2017
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Have you ever had your identity stolen? I have. It’s not fun. It can leave you feeling helpless and frustrated as you try to prove who you are and undo the false financial claims against you. In this modern era data is everything. Your life is wrapped up in one 9 digit code, your Social […] The post #188 – Worried about the Equifax Data Breach? Here’s Your Protect Your Credit Action Plan appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:27:55


#187 – Should My Advisor Have Access to My 401(k)? And Other Listener Questions

9/13/2017
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My listeners have been asking great retirement questions, and this podcast episode is focused on giving answers to some of those. I’m excited today to bring on my awesome sidekick, Nichole, to play the part of the listener and ask the questions. One really important question is whether your financial advisor should have access to […] The post #187 – Should My Advisor Have Access to My 401(k)? And Other Listener Questions appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:26:12


#186 – Retirement Travel – One Way to Fund Your Dreams

9/6/2017
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Do you have dreams for traveling in retirement? Everyone’s dreams are different, but every dream is going to cost some money. On today’s episode of The Retirement Answer Man, my friend Jamie joins me to talk about one creative way to fund your travel dreams. Discover how you can use your home to produce income when you’re […] The post #186 – Retirement Travel – One Way to Fund Your Dreams appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:34:43


#185 – Don’t Be Like Wimpy! How Spending Can Ruin Your Retirement

8/30/2017
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In the news today, credit card debt has reached over 1 Trillion dollars. In addition, we have 1.2 Trillion dollars in auto debt, 13% above the previous record. Impulse shopping is easier than ever, and this can be bad news for your retirement! On this episode of The Retirement Answer Man Podcast, I talk about […] The post #185 – Don’t Be Like Wimpy! How Spending Can Ruin Your Retirement appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:41:00


#184 – Passive Investing: What You Should Understand

8/23/2017
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Passive investment management has taken over the world. Nine of the top ten mutual funds are based on passive investing. On this episode, I explain what passive investing is and how it works, the top two indexes that most funds are based on, and the advantages and disadvantages of investing based on those indexes. I […] The post #184 – Passive Investing: What You Should Understand appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:35:09


#183 – How Pre-tirement Could Save Your Retirement

8/16/2017
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Pre-tirement is that phase between full-time work and what we think of as traditional retirement, and it could be the key to you having a great retirement. Traditional retirement planning that focuses only on investing just doesn’t work. It doesn’t inspire much confidence or clarity about what your future could be. On this episode, I […] The post #183 – How Pre-tirement Could Save Your Retirement appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:39:45


#182 – Want a Great Retirement?

8/9/2017
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If you want a great retirement, you don’t need better answers, you need better questions. Pretty much everyone in financial advice and the media want us to stay with tactical questions like “How should I allocate my investment account?” “Are interest rates going to go up soon?” and “Am I saving enough?” These tactical questions […] The post #182 – Want a Great Retirement? appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:25:46


#181 – Stop Financial Stress Now!

8/2/2017
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The top financial stress in America, according to a Gallup poll, is not having enough money for retirement. Some people choose to ignore it to avoid the stress, but for others, the worry is a motivator to be proactive and get moving in the right direction. In this podcast interview with Emily Guy Berkin, we will discuss […] The post #181 – Stop Financial Stress Now! appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:30:08


#180 – Should You Retire Overseas?

7/26/2017
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Have you ever considered that it might be advantageous to retire overseas? Where your home will be when you retire can dramatically change what the landscape might look like financially. There is a growing trend of Americans retiring outside of the country. Should you be one of them? That’s the topic of today’s episode and […] The post #180 – Should You Retire Overseas? appeared first on Roger Whitney.

Duration: 00:36:28

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