Social Security Benefits and Fixed-Indexed Annuities: Q&A #2226

June 25, 2022

Social Security Benefits and Fixed-Indexed Annuities: Q&A #2226

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss listener questions about Social Security benefits and fixed-indexed annuities. (26:00) A listener follows-up on a question from a previous show to ask about how divorce would affect her Social Security benefits. (33:30) PSA about our monthly newsletter. (42:00) A listener looks for thoughts and advice on commission-free fixed-indexed annuities....

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Struggles Spending Down Nest Egg In Retirement: EDU #2225

June 22, 2022

Struggles Spending Down Nest Egg In Retirement: EDU #2225

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss a recent Barron’s article about retirees struggles to spend down their nest egg in retirement. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y22E25.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:23:04 — 38.0MB) Subscribe:...

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Social Security, Roth Conversions, and Mortality Credits: Q&A #2225

June 18, 2022

Social Security, Roth Conversions, and Mortality Credits: Q&A #2225

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss listeners questions about Social Security, Roth conversions, and annuity mortality credits. (3:30) George in North Carolina looks for clarification on his spouses Social Security benefit and whether or not it will be WEP/GPO affected. (8:30) A listener from Wisconsin asks about the calculation for the pro-rata amount on a Roth conversion. (23:15) George from...

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The Current Investment Market and Retirement: EDU #2224

June 15, 2022

The Current Investment Market and Retirement: EDU #2224

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss the current state of the investment market and how it potentially coincides with your retirement. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/p/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-EDU-Y22E24.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 1:22:33 — 37.8MB) Subscribe:...

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Social Security, IRA Recharacterizations, and Annuities: Q&A #2224

June 11, 2022

Social Security, IRA Recharacterizations, and Annuities: Q&A #2224

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss listeners questions about Social Security, IRA recharacterizations, and annuities. (18:15) A listener looks for advice on whether or not she should claim her spousal Social Security benefit. (33:30) A listener describes her concern about a previously completed IRA recharacterization. (50:30, 1:12:15, 1:14:30) George asks a couple of questions regarding...

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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.