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This One-Size-Fits-All Investment Could be Putting Your 401(k) at Risk – Episode 201 – Your Life Your Wealth
This One-Size-Fits-All Investment Could be Putting Your 401(k) at Risk
John Walker, Larry Shaw and Dennis Jablonoski of the Cordasco Financial Network team gather for a discussion on the pros and cons of target date funds. In these popular funds the level of risk is gradually adjusted to coordinate with a specific event date such as retirement. Find out why this easy, set-it and forget-it investment may be far from the best option for investors.
Program Length: 15 minutes
Are You Ready for “What If?”
You’ll hear a personal, first-hand story on why it’s absolutely essential to plan for the unexpected. An unforeseen event could happen regarding your finances, your health, your family, just about anything. Things we can’t control are the most difficult to navigate, but they can be overcome if you have a plan.
Program Length: 39 minutes
Your Empty Nest Leads to a Fuller Wallet
When the kids are grown and have left the family home, many parents experience “empty nest syndrome.” It’s a “condition” with both emotional and financial symptoms. John Walker of the Cordasco Financial Network team hosts and is joined by CFN advisor and financial planning specialist Dennis Jablonoski. They discuss the challenges that may arise when a couple, no longer immersed in the efforts of raising children, suddenly find themselves in what may seem like a totally new relationship. Plus, they detail newfound financial opportunities that arise at this stage of life that can be used by couples to reduce expenses and shore up their retirement planning.
Program Length: 18 minutes
Healthcare Solutions You Must Know to Offset Rising Costs in Retirement – Episode 198 – Your Life Your Wealth
Healthcare Solutions You Must Know to Offset Rising Costs in Retirement
Your rising costs for healthcare could bankrupt your retirement plan. Cordasco Financial Network’s John Walker sits in for me and is joined by CPA Jim Tate, a member of the CFN team. They discuss solutions that will help you prepare for the increasing cost of healthcare.
Program Length: 16 minutes
How You Can Avoid Emotional Financial Decisions
Cordasco Financial Network’s Business Development Director John Walker sits in. Like nearly all decisions you make based purely on emotions, the outcome is often not what you’d want or expect. As the saying goes “cooler heads prevail.” Most decisions, including those all-important financial and retirement decisions, are best made by pushing aside your emotions and relying on the facts, past history, and sometimes gut instinct. John discusses four specific types of emotional financial decisions and beneficial ways to help you adjust your approach.
Program Length: 15 minutes