Happy Holidays

December 26, 2018

Happy Holidays

The guys are taking the week off to spend time with family and friends. Wishing you happy holidays from Jim, Chris, and everyone at Jim Saulnier & Associates!

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Q&A: 401k Strategies, Earnings Test

December 22, 2018

Join Jim and Chris as they answer questions regarding 401k strategies and working while receiving Social Security. This week a Minnesota listener asks whether they should rollover their 401k with a previous employer and another listener wonders how to get the best tax rate on 401k withdrawals. Also, a Missouri listener ponders self-employment in retirement and a Wisconsin listener looks for some...

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Edu: Variable Annuities 101

December 19, 2018

In response to a listener email, Jim and Chris begin a discussion on Variable Annuities. This first show on the subject covers a general overview, how they came about, how they work, and what the guys like and dislike about Variable Annuities. Look for future shows where Jim and Chris will delve into more of the nitty-gritty details....

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Q&A: Rule of 55, PIA, Roth Conversion

December 15, 2018

Jim and Chris field some interesting questions this week about the 401k Rule of 55, Social Security, and using 60-day Rollovers for Roth Conversions. The guys answer a listener question on whether transferring a 401k to a new employer will affect the Rule of 55. A California listener wonders how claiming Social Security is affected if the primary earner is younger than their spouse. Another...

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Edu: The Stretch IRA

December 12, 2018

You may have heard of a Stretch IRA, but few people understand what it is and what it is not. Join Jim and Chris this week as they delve into Stretch IRAs. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y18E12.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 51:03 — 23.4MB) Subscribe:...

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Jim Saulnier and Associates | 970-530-0556 | 506 East Mulberry Street, Fort Collins, Colorado 80524

Ed Slott Advisor recognition requires an advisor to be well versed on the rules and regulations regarding IRAs. The advisor must attend two live training sessions and pass two written exams annually to remain in the program. Jim Saulnier & Associates, LLC (“RIA Firm”) is a registered investment adviser located in Fort Collins, CO. Jim Saulnier & Associates, LLC may only transact business in those states in which it is registered, or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from registration requirements. Current registered states: CA, CO, PA, TX, WA, IL Insurance products and services are offered and sold through James H. Saulnier, a Colorado licensed insurance producer, only in those states in which he is reciprocally licensed or qualifies for an exemption or exclusion from licensing requirements. Current reciprocal insurance licensing in these states: AZ, CA, CA, CN, FL, HI, IA, MA, MD, NY, PA, SC, TN, TX, VA, WA, WI, WY Click here for a more detailed disclosure.