Can you buy a house using your 401(k)? What about your IRA? As the housing market is surging, more people are wondering what the rules are for using their retirement money for a down payment. We're covering those rules and reviewing your options in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 42
The Roth IRA is one of the most versatile financial instruments available. While it gets a lot of attention, it also has some very strange rules that come along with it. We're sharing our top 5 obscure rules about the Roth IRA that you need to know and answering listener questions on this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 41
This week we’re discussing the creative financial planning strategies for those of you looking to retire before age 59 ½. Where can you get access to cash and avoid the 10% early withdrawal penalty? We share our ideas in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 40
Long-term financial success is much more attainable if you start on the right track. Therefore, once graduating high school, how do you financially navigate your three choices of what to do next? Each of these choices has different financial ramifications, so we want to help you, or your son or daughter, succeed financially by getting started on the right path. That and more in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 39
Despite the Federal Reserve downplaying inflation, prices appear to be rising rapidly. What’s the truth about inflation, is it going to be a huge concern, and what should you be doing with your money? We are covering that and more in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 38
Where are the biggest financial gaps that a comprehensive approach to your finances fills in? How can you fill in those gaps and avoid unforced financial mistakes? We're covering that and more in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 37
What’s the best way to protect yourself and your finances from Identity theft? Is it best to purchase identity theft insurance, or is it not actually necessary? If you find yourself a victim of identity theft, what should you do? We’re hitting that and more in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 36
We all understand the concept of saving up for retirement, but what about investing in retirement? Should your investment approach and risk level change as you near and enter retirement? We're hitting that and more in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 35
The SECURE Act introduced the 10-Year Rule for withdrawing inherited retirement accounts and it is going to represent a significant tax increase for your beneficiaries on your hard-earned savings. What are some creative financial planning strategies to manage the 10-Year Rule? We are covering that and more in this episode of the Wise Money Show!
Season 6 Episode 34
The Biden Administration has been floating ideas about how they plan to increase taxes to help cover more spending in the future. What are the ways you can prepare for higher tax rates in the future? We’re hitting that and more in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 33