Five Alternatives to the Stretch IRA: EDU #2032

August 12, 2020

Five Alternatives to the Stretch IRA: EDU #2032

Jim and Chris discuss the elimination of the stretch IRA and provide five alternative strategies to utilize in its place. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y20E32.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:25:15 — 37.1MB) Subscribe:...

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RMDs, Social Security, Annuities, and Pension Survivor Benefits: Q&A #2032

August 8, 2020

RMDs, Social Security, Annuities, and Pension Survivor Benefits: Q&A #2032

Jim and Chris discuss listeners’ questions relating to required minimum distributions, backdating Social Security benefits, claiming spousal Social Security benefits, annuity variations, and joint and survivor pension options. (4:05) Clarification on a question from last week’s EDU show from the Ed Slott group on rolling over required minimum distributions. (14:30) Jim and Chris...

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The Basics of Trusts: EDU #2031

August 5, 2020

The Basics of Trusts: EDU #2031

Jim and Chris introduce attorney and CPA, David Green from First Covenant Trust and Advisors, LLC to discuss and further understand the basics behind trusts as an estate planning tool. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y20E31.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:25:41 — 37.8MB) Subscribe:...

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IRAs, Roth Conversions, and Social Security Details: Q&A #2031

August 1, 2020

IRAs, Roth Conversions, and Social Security Details: Q&A #2031

Jim and Chris discuss various listener questions relating to IRAs, Roth conversions, and Social Security details. (8:38) An Ohioan wonders if they can apply for spousal benefits while withdrawing their Social Security application at the same time. (13:28) A Missouri listener asks if he can contribute the maximum annual amount to his IRA after transferring his lump-sum pension into the same IRA...

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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.