IRAs, HSAs, Social Security, Annuities, IRMAA, and Secure Income: Q&A #2241

October 8, 2022

IRAs, HSAs, Social Security, Annuities, IRMAA, and Secure Income: Q&A #2241

Jim and Chris sit down to discuss listener questions relating to IRAs, HSAs, Social Security, annuities, IRMAA, and secure income. (19:30) A couple of listeners ask about the advantages and disadvantages to funding an health savings account (HSA) with qualified distributions from an IRA. (27:15) A listener wonders if the responsibility to “elect” or “request” the...

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Claiming Strategies, Taxes, HSA Contributions, and the CARES Act: Q&A #2038

September 19, 2020

Claiming Strategies, Taxes, HSA Contributions, and the CARES Act: Q&A #2038

Jim and Chris cover questions on Social Security claiming strategies, taxes, HSA contribution rules, and the CARES Act. (8:00) An Indianaian asks a question about claiming ages for Social Security benefits. (19:10) Georgia from Minnesota wonders what the appropriate balance to hold in her, “Always Taxable” accounts would be. (45:40) A listener from Ohio asks a question about health...

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2020 RMDs, Social Security, HSAs, and the Best States for Retirees: Q&A #2019

May 9, 2020

2020 RMDs, Social Security, HSAs, and the Best States for Retirees: Q&A #2019

After Jim clarifies some information about 2020 RMDs and the CARES Act, he and Chris answer questions about Social Security, HSA accounts for beneficiaries, and the best states to retire in. (3:10) Jim clarifies what you can do if you took a 2020 RMD before the CARES Act removed the requirement. (14:33) A Washington listener wonders if she should file for her spouse’s Social Security...

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Q&A: HSAs and SS Survivor Benefits

March 30, 2019

Q&A: HSAs and SS Survivor Benefits

Join Jim and Chris this week as they answer several listener questions regarding HSAs, including utilizing the one-time QHFD.  In addition, they answer a listener question on collecting Social Security Survivor Benefits. https://media.blubrry.com/the_retirement_and_ira_show/s3.amazonaws.com/TheRetirementandIRAShow/RAIRA-Show-QA-Y19E12.mp3 Podcast: Play in new window | Download (Duration: 57:38...

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Q&A: Social Security Benefits, Rule of 55

February 23, 2019

Q&A: Social Security Benefits, Rule of 55

This week Jim and Chris answer questions from listeners in California and New Jersey about Social Security Benefits; including their effect on Health Savings Account (HSA) contributions, IRMAA adjustments, and whether the government shut down has affected benefit statements. Also, a Wisconsin listener asks how/if the Rule of 55 applies to a Roth 401k....

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