Our Past Shows

Here you will find a year's worth of our past radio shows. Please understand, due to compliance and supervisory guidelines, there is a lag time from when a show first broadcasts to when it can be listed here for later playback. If the show you want is not available, please check back again soon.

Although Jim and Chris strive to make their show ─ and the information presented − topical and pertinent at the time of original broadcast, please recognize the financial world is constantly changing and evolving. These recorded broadcasts may contain outdated or obsolete information. Never make any financial, tax or investment decisions with information contained on these shows without first consulting with your legal, tax and/or financial advisor(s).

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Tax Savings for Beneficiaries, Roth Qualifications, and Inherited IRA RMDs – Q&A #1927

July 20, 2019

Tax Savings for Beneficiaries, Roth Qualifications, and Inherited IRA RMDs – Q&A #1927

Join Jim and Chris for another week of Q&As as they answer questions regarding qualifying to move money into a Roth, strategies to create tax savings for beneficiaries, and the rules for Inherited IRA RMDs (Required Minimum Distributions). 6:58 A retired Georgia listener wants a second opinion on whether he can move money from his 401k to a Roth IRA 22:35 A California listener wonders...

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Retirement Planning vs. Investing – EDU #1926

July 17, 2019

Retirement Planning vs. Investing – EDU #1926

Retirement planning is so much more complex than just investing or managing a portfolio. Jim and Chris discuss some of the complexities of retirement planning and share a bit of their approach to developing a comprehensive retirement plan. http://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y19E26.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window |...

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Social Security Benefits Timing, Filing Retroactively – Q&A #1926

July 6, 2019

Social Security Benefits Timing, Filing Retroactively – Q&A #1926

With Jim out of the office, Chris catches up on Social Security questions, including three on aspects of Social Security Benefits timing and one from an Alaska listener considering filing retroactively. (3:32) A South Dakotan is having difficulty accessing their Social Security account and wondering how long it will take to get their first benefit check. (8:15) An Alaska listener is considering...

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What is Benchmarking? – Edu #1925

July 3, 2019

What is Benchmarking? – Edu #1925

Scott Roark; PhD, Investment Specialist and CSU Finance Professor, joins Jim and Chris to take a close look at what Benchmarking is and why it’s important. The guys also discuss some of the reasons investment firms and advisers may not benchmark. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y19E25.mp3 Podcast: Play in new...

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Self-Directed IRA, WEP and SS, Bucketing – QA #1925

June 29, 2019

Self-Directed IRA, WEP and SS, Bucketing – QA #1925

Welcome to another week of Q&As! This week Jim and Chris respond to a listener from Hawaii wonder what a Self-Directed IRA (or 401k) is and if there are any benefits over a Custodial IRA. Then they review how WEP can impact Social Security Benefit calculations for a Virginia listener, and give advice to a young Financial Planner that is new to the industry and unsure what to do when a client...

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Edu #1924: Backdoor Roth Contributions and The 4% Rule

June 26, 2019

Edu #1924: Backdoor Roth Contributions and The 4% Rule

On this edition of the Retirement and IRA Show EDU, Jim discusses his thoughts about the AICPA Conference he recently attended. He and Chris discuss the 4% Rule, as well as Backdoor Roth Contributions. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y19E24.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 56:54 — 26.1MB)...

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