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Medicare With Deb Cmar

There's quite a few places to slip up when applying for and choosing Medicare plans. Not to mention that the consequences for some of those errors can affect you for the rest of your life. Deb Cmar joins us this week to fill you in on the critical details you need to know about Medicare.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

IRA Rollovers, Part 2

Last week we covered the basics of IRA rollovers, what they are, who may benefit from them. On this podcast, Steve and Sean dive into more technical details of this investment and how the SECURE Act has changed a few things in this landscape.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

IRA Rollovers

It's not uncommon to have worked for multiple companies by the time you start approaching retirement, however, many people don't know what to do with whatever employer-sponsored plan that they had at these previous jobs. Steve and Sean talk about why you should consider a rollover as well as a examples of how this can potentially benefit you.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Financial Issues That Are Particularly Challenging For Women

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.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Diversification In A Retirement Portfolio

We have all heard the saying "don't put all your eggs in one basket." This saying holds true with retirement planning as well. Steve Davis will discuss how a proper retirement portfolio utilizes diversification and why including this in your plan is crucial.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Life Insurance

Life insurance is an aspect of retirement planning you need to take into consideration at a younger age, which can seem counterintuitive. But it can be a critical aspect to a retirement plan and needs some careful deliberation to see what plan can fit you. Steve and Sean will discuss how life insurance can be used and why it is something that should not be overlooked.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Making Smart Tax Moves Now

We have to accept that the United States is currently in a lot of debt and it may shoot up even further if another stimulus bill gets passed. Right now, we are in a historic low tax environment, but it may not stay that way for long because of our increasing debt as a nation. Steve and Sean talk about some tax-efficient planning that may help you avoid paying a huge tax bill in the future.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Choosing A Fiduciary

Over the years the term "financial advisor" has taken different meanings and it can be difficult to know who to trust. Luckily, a fiduciary must look out for the best interest of their clients. Steve and Sean will give us some guidelines on how to choose a fiduciary and address some of the misconceptions around this topic.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

 

The CARES Act

Steve Davis is away for this week's show, so Sean Tole will be the one to help us discuss the financial topic today. It has been a few months since the government passed the CARES Act, but are we seeing it affect the economy yet? We also discuss if this piece of legislation was the right move to make to help people that have been impacted by COVID-19.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Market Volatility

Sean Tole joins Steve Davis to talk about how to handle volatility in the market. People can feel fearful when the market starts to dip, but having a well-structured plan can help alleviate some of these fears. We discuss the importance of long term investing instead of trying to time the market.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Social Security

We have a special guest on this week's show, Sean Tole. Sean is a National Social Security Advisor and has more than 25 years of experience in investment and retirement planning. Today Steve and Sean talk about some of the biggest misconceptions of Social Security and the importance of working it into your retirement plan.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Financial Procrastination

The earlier you save for retirement, the better off you will be. We've heard that saying many times, but some people still procrastinate when it comes to saving for retirement. Today Steve Davis will talk about the power of compounding interest and why it is so vital to save as soon as you're able to.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Pleasure In Retirement Spending

Retirement is not just about making ends meet without a paycheck. Many people want to go out and do things that they did not have time for in their working years. Steve Davis will talk about a couple strategies that he has used to help his clients meet their discretionary spending goals.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

 

Investing 101

It's no secret that the financial world is filled with a lot of jargon and specialized terms that can get confusing. So on this week's show, Steve Davis will take a step back and break down some of the fundamentals of investing.

 

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Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Taking Down Debt

There are a lot of different strategies for reducing and eliminating debt, some of which are riskier than others. Let's take a look at your options, and talk about which ones might suit you the best, as well as some common pitfalls to avoid.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Why A Roth IRA Might Be Right For You

Since this pandemic hit, the government has spent a large amount of money in order to help alleviate the sudden loss of a paycheck many American citizens have felt. While this has been helpful, it is not without a cost. Taxes are at a historically low rate, but with all of this government spending, many people believe that they will have to go up in the future. Steve Davis talks on today's show on why a Roth IRA might be worth looking into.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

The New Rules For A Post-Pandemic Retirement

Today we go over an article published by The Washington Post that talks about the "new rules" for retirement. But can these rules actually be deemed as new? Or have they always been good rules to follow when building a financial plan? Steve Davis gives us his thoughts on this article and also discusses the effects of inflation towards the end of the conversation.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Finding The Right Fiduciary

When choosing a financial advisor to handle your life savings, you want to make sure they are a perfect fit. You want them to keep your best interest in mind and some are required to do so. However, there are others that do not have that legal obligation and and only want to sell you specfic financial products. Today Steve Davis discusses what a fiduciary is and why you may want to consider one when looking for a financial advisor.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

Why Long Term Investing Is Crucial In Difficult Times

It can be easy to feel emotional with your money when you see the market dropping and your nest egg decreasing. We have to remember the simple investing mantra, "buy low, sell high." Steve Davis will discuss about the importance of long term investing and not giving into fear when we see the market go down.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

 

Don’t Let Emotions Take Control In A Down Market

We have talked about emotionally investing here on the show before, but this is a key thing to keep in mind while we go through these uncertain times. Many people tend to have a knee jerk reaction of wanting to sell their investments when they see the market take such a drastic downturn. Steve Davis will explain why you should keep your calm during tough times and not emotionally invest.

 

Visit Steve Davis's website: http://www.daviswealthmgmt.com/

Phone number: (603) 715-2335

E-mail: Steve@daviswealthmgmt.com

 

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