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3 Important Financial Planning Considerations for Women
Women should address these specific financial planning challenges in order to protect themselves and their families.
How to Think About Home Price Appreciation
Naturally, you would love to see your home appreciate in value over time. But by how much? What’s a reasonable expectation?
6 Investing Tips for Women
Because women face unique financial challenges, they often need to take a different approach to investing and managing their finances.
The Importance of Prenuptial Agreements
One way to protect yourself and your assets from the financial pitfalls of divorce is by establishing a prenuptial agreement.
How Much Should You Budget for Healthcare in Retirement?
To properly estimate your healthcare expenses in retirement, you’ll first need to consider your possible healthcare needs.
The Week in Charts (3/14/23)
Big themes for this week include the aftermath of the Silicon Valley Bank and Signature Bank crises, easier Fed policy, gains in the U.S. labor market, and falling rents.
What You Can Learn from the Silicon Valley Bank Collapse
In this jam-packed show, John covers the biggest financial story of 2023 so far: the SVB collapse and its fallout (3:19). Learn what happened, how the Fed and markets responded, and – most importantly – what you can do to minimize risk when it comes to your money. Plus, enjoy a lightning round of helpful tax tips to help you keep more of what you’ve earned ahead of the April 18 filing deadline (15:30).
The Untold Advantages of Giving Your Money Purpose
We often find it’s easier to save for short-term goals than long-term goals. But it’s the long-term goals that can make the biggest impact on your financial success. This week John shares how one of his favorite techniques, zero-sum budgeting, can supercharge your ability to reach your retirement goals (3:37). He also outlines considerations for deciding whether to invest in a Roth IRA or 401k (42:14). And don’t miss Creative Planning Wealth Manager Kim Riewerts, who joins the show to explore the behavioral differences between women and men investors and what we can all do to be more successful (14:32).
A Simple Guide to Determine Your Retirement Readiness
Deciding it’s time to retire isn’t easy, but John’s here to simplify this complex decision. You may be financially ready but not emotionally ready, or vice versa. So how can you be confident it’s time for the next chapter? Tune is as John explores the questions to ask and plans to have in place so that you can be confident in your decision.