Nothing like a world-wide pandemic to get you ready for a Financial Fresh Start in the new calendar year. While 2020, certainly came with challenges, it also highlighted how important having a plan in place is for your sense of security now and into the...
In every decade of your life, there are financial decisions you make that affect your financial security in the present and for years to come. Do you know what some of those instrumental decisions are? Do you know what moves you can make to overcome...
Has your financial outlook changed over the past few months? The COVID-19 pandemic has left many of you rethinking your financial plan for retirement. Financial professionals Joe Anderson and Alan Clopine want to give you the tools and strategies not just to survive but to...
If you are approaching retirement or you are already there, it is critical to think about protecting your savings to make sure you have enough income throughout your retirement years. Financial professionals Joe Anderson and Alan Clopine guide you through ways to protect your savings and help you enjoy your retirement without worrying about money. […]
Like most everything else in 2020, taxes are a little different this year. It is essential that you understand the short-term and long-term rules and regulations that guide how much you will pay to Uncle Sam. Financial professionals Joe Anderson and Alan Clopine guide you through the ins-and-outs of the changes in the tax acts […]
Do you know how to measure the strength of your retirement plan to see if it could weather the storm if there is a downturn in the economy? Financial professionals Joe Anderson and Alan Clopine show you how to stress-test your portfolio and give you ways to regain your financial fitness if your plan doesn’t […]
Are you ready for financial football? Where are you in the game? First and goal in the 4th quarter with no timeouts? Wherever you are, you can get a game plan for a winning season. Financial professionals Joe Anderson and Alan Clopine give you the tools to put a successful game plan in place that […]
The U.S. Presidential campaigns are full of threats claiming that if one side or the other wins, the market will dip or surge. Does the party of the person who becomes the commander-in-chief really drive the market in one direction or the other? Financial professionals Joe Anderson and Alan Clopine take a historical look at […]
Large monetary returns are not the only thing some investors are looking for when they invest in the stock market. Some are looking to drive more money into companies that are environmentally friendly or that are working to have a positive social impact. The megatrend of developing portfolios with a purpose is given a range […]
Taking control of your taxes in retirement can help put more disposable income back in your wallet rather than giving it to the taxman. You can’t control the stock market or how long your job may be available to work, but you can have an impact on how much you pay in taxes. Financial professionals […]
The FIRE (Financial Independence, Retire Early) movement is getting a great deal of attention on the financial channels and social media. This movement suggests if you can save the vast majority of the money you make early in your life and invest it aggressively, then you can retire after only working 10 to 15 years! […]
Are you blindly depositing money into your retirement accounts, but have no idea how to make the most of your investments? Financial professionals Joe Anderson and Alan Clopine take you through the steps to reenergize your IRA. From Roth IRA backdoor door conversions to qualified charitable distribution or QCD, they’ll guide you through the steps […]
When people start putting a financial plan together for retirement they often focus on a magical number that represents security to them when they’ve stopped working. But the reality is having financial security in retirement is much more than reaching the goal of saving a set number of dollars. Building a dynamic financial plan that […]
There are costly investment mistakes you can make that can impact your quality of life in retirement or even delay your ability to retire as soon as you would like. During volatile markets, those mistakes are often amplified. Pure Financial’s top execs, Joe Anderson, Brian Perry, and Alan Clopine share their decades of experience to […]