Having kids in college creates unique complexities in your finances, whether it be the best way to pay for college, managing tax credits, to understanding the new risks. We are covering our top 3 financial tips you must know if you have kids in college in this episode of the Wise Money Show.
Season 7 Episode 5
Traditionally the 529 Plan has had a singular purpose: paying for college. Now the rules have changed and you have more options. What are the new ways you can use a 529 plan, and should you consider them as well? We’ll explain that and more in this hour of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 46
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
What’s the right age to begin talking to your kids about money? Do you wait until they get a job, or when they are in high school or college? How do you do so effectively so that they avoid the common financial mistakes that young adults make? We’re hitting that and more in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 6 Episode 32
What is the difference between Student Loan Forgiveness and Student Loan Forbearance? Do either of these actually help address the student debt crisis we have in this country,? We are explaining student loan forgiveness and forbearance and how you can ensure that you don’t slip into crisis yourself!
Season 6 Episode 4
What’s the best overall investment strategy? How did you decide what to invest in within your 401(k), and how should you invest your IRA’s, Roth’s, 529 plans, and other accounts? We will help you decide what is best for your financial plan in this episode of Wise Money!
Season 5 Episode 42
Your Financial Skill Stack includes a wide range of knowledge and specific capabilities that can help you achieve your version of financial success. On today’s episode of The Wise Money Show, Mike, Josh, and Kevin discuss how to identify what your Skill Stack needs to be, which skills you can acquire and which you should hire, and how to be sure every ability in your Skill Stack is working together in concert to continuously strengthen your financial foundation.
Season 5 Episode 30
Investors have reacted sharply to the combination of the coronavirus and OPEC’s failure to reach an agreement on oil prices and production. The result has been a dramatic tumble in the stock market that has many investors wondering how to respond. Has your strategy already kicked in to help preserve your assets? If not, are there adjustments you can make now to minimize the impact on your financial life? On today’s episode of The Wise Money Show, Mike, Josh, and Kevin discuss what’s happening and why, and then walk through what steps you can take to help protect your own financial stability in these challenging times.
Season 5 Episode 29
The 2019 tax season is officially underway! To make sure you are getting the most from your return, we are covering the most important items you need to look out for. While there aren't big tax law changes like we saw for 2018, there are still several items you need to know about to be confident when filing your return. We welcome back Ryan Fair, CPA, CFP® to help you get the right start on your taxes.
Season 5 Episode 24
Big changes were signed into law in December through the SECURE ACT (Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement) and it will impact your financial life and the decisions you make about retirement. We are explaining the biggest changes and what impact it has on savers and retirees in this episode.
Season 5 Episode 22