4 Roth Conversion Options for Tax-Free Portfolio Growth

Trump tax cuts are slated to sunset in 2025, but the House has passed the GOP bill to make them permanent. Life insurance settlements, or “Death Bonds,” are being offered as a “solution” to senior bankruptcies. Four different Roth conversion options to avoid a tax bracket jump, with a caveat. And answers to your questions: Will the IRS take FICA … Read more

Podcast #190

How to Cure the Investing Disease of Fear and Greed

Morgan Housel (Collaborative Fund, former Wall Street Journal and Motley Fool) offers practical ways to determine your actual risk tolerance and perhaps help avoid the investing disease of fear and greed. And, listen to find out where you fall on Morgan’s spectrum of financial dependence to financial independence. Plus, should you invest in a hybrid fixed indexed annuity? Is an … Read more

Guest:  Morgan Housel

Podcast #182

Life Insurance, Long Term Care, Annuities, and Ranting About Reddit

A Reddit thread about getting sold life insurance when going to a life insurance company for financial planning gets Joe Anderson, CFP® ranting! To make sure Joe’s insurance rant doesn’t apply to you, and to help you avoid buying insurance you don’t need, Paul Lim CFP® educates us on term life insurance, permanent life insurance, long-term care, and annuities: what … Read more

Guest:  Paul S. Lim, CRPC®, CFP® Paul Lim

Podcast #173