The Financial Answer

Financial planning guidance from West Tennessee’s Nathan O’ Bryant.

A Curious Email Teaches Us About Dividend-Paying Stocks

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Join us as we unpack the market's movement in 2019, learn about the Russell 2000 Index, and take a question from Roger on dividend-paying stocks.

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Unlikely Wisdom When It Comes to Your Finances

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You might not expect it, but these celebrities bring unlikely wisdom when it comes to your finances. Have you heard these quotes?

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How to Manage the Stress of Retirement

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Retirement is sometimes considered one of the most stressful things in life. How you handle that stress as you face retirement will make all the difference in your experience.

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Five Things That Could Ruin Your Retirement Savings

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Maybe you’ve planned well for retirement with the exception of this “one thing” that could derail your plans. Ensure nothing throws off your retirement by preparing for these five things when it comes to saving for retirement.

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Lazy Money

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Let’s talk about times when our money is lazy and how we can better put it to work. We’ll explain our definition of lazy money, why people have it (and maybe have too much of it), and how we can make better use of it.

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Questions You Should Be Asking Part 02

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 Last week we began a two-part series outlining the questions you should be asking but probably aren't as you approach retirement. In part two, we'll examine the controversial topic of life insurance. Some see life insurance as an income replacement, and others view it as a way to leave a legacy. Others still argue it just makes insurance companies wealthier. Join us as we challenge you to consider whether life insurance is beneficial to you in retirement.

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Questions You Should Be Asking Part 01

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As you begin to think about retirement, you probably have all sorts of questions. After all, if you have yet to begin that retirement journey, you're probably overwhelmed at the thought of starting the process. While questions about income planning and long-term care are rather common, there are other questions you might not have considered as you begin to plan. Join us as we begin a two-part series outlining the questions you should be asking but probably aren't.

In part one of our series, we'll examine the tax implications of your retirement accounts. If you've been squirreling away your savings in tax-deferred accounts, you could be in for a shock when it's time to begin withdrawing from them. Begin devising your tax strategy, and discover ways to optimize your portfolio to alleviate your tax burden in retirement.

 

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Financial Therapy

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Let's think of your financial advisor as your financial therapist. We'll discuss some scenarios where it’s almost inevitable that a talk with your advisor seem like a counseling session. Perhaps it would help to reflect on what financial wisdom your grandmother shared with you. Maybe your financial therapist can help you with your 401(k) mistakes.

Retirement: It Ain’t What It Used To Be

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In some ways, retirement planning was easier for past generations. Let's take a look at how planning has changed through the years. Later, Nathan will take a multiple choice quiz. Finally, he will help you avoid any financial mistakes that might be made if you are going through a divorce.

Common Complaints About Finances

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We often hear people express similar complaints about their financial situation. Are most of these complaints legitimate, or are people focusing on the wrong things?

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