Posts tagged Financial Planning
#190 - How much you should have saved for retirement by now

Comparison is important to keep us on track with our goals but when we put all of our focus on our performance v.s. someone else's performance...we often become unhappy. Regardless of where you are in life or how much you have saved for retirement, comparison could be the death of joy. Listen to this week’s episode to hear my thoughts on how to stay on track without letting go of your joy.

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#172 - Building A Strong Foundation For Your Retirement Investments

Today we will look at why maintaining a strong investment foundation is so important as you enter retirement and what steps you can take to build it.

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#105 - Why You Should Ignore All Market Predictions

This episode of the show is one where I’m answering two very practical listener questions covering how to figure out your “risk tolerance” in light of the different types of investment vehicles you have in your portfolio, AND whether or not it’s smart to get your money out of the financial system altogether by investing in real estate.

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#102 - Want to Retire? Stop Watching the Markets, Watch This

You’ve jumped right into the middle of my “Retirement Plan Live” series, where I’m helping a real life couple, James and Linda, do their very own retirement plan on the podcast for everyone to hear. You’ll hear lots of interesting things to consider as well as find out how you can play along and receive your own downloads to do your own retirement planning right alongside us. Find out more on this episode.

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It's Time to Invest in My Health for Today and for Retirement

Today, I weigh more than I ever have, 198 lbs. I'm not fat, but I'm not fit and I feel it.  At 48, I want to do whatever I can to set myself up for a healthy life. When my friend Darrell told me he signed up for the 2 month Whole Life Challenge I was intrigued.  So on Friday, I took him out for a beer (you'll learn why in a second) to learn more.

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#47 Step 1 Dream Up Your IDEAL Retirement

Are you ready to dream up your IDEAL retirement? This is week one of the "Can Carl Retire?" virtual retirement planning event.  If you signed up for the free resources, you should have gotten an e-mail with all the items you need to complete this first important step. Haven't signed up yet??? No worries, there's still time. Click here and learn how you can plan along with us.

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#36 7 Steps to Help Fight Through a Market Correction [Podcast]

You don't like to lose money. Nobody does. That's one reason it is so hard to stick to a long-term investment plan when we feel like we're getting punched in the face by the markets. In this episode, I discuss 7 steps to help you fight through a normal market correction.

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