Life Insurance Retirement Plan

When I was in my early 30s, I was living in Las Vegas and one of my friends was an insurance salesman. He had come to my office and started talking to me about disability insurance. At the time, I was very uneducated on disability insurance. It had always

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8 Risks facing your retirement

Back when I was in my late 20s, my son and I had been invited on a campout with a group from our church. I was living in Las Vegas at the time, and then my son was only about two or three years old, so he could walk,

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The Tax Deferred Bucket

For those of you who are new to this concept, let me give you a quick overview of what I’m talking about when I talk about the tax deferred bucket. In our retirement planning, we do a basic three bucket system. We have the taxable bucket. We then have

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The Taxable Bucket

I recently shared on my blog about how there are millions of different investment options you can choose to fund your retirement, but the planning process is as simple as a three bucket system. These three buckets are the taxable bucket, the tax deferred bucket, and that magical bucket

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The Tax Free Bucket

Today, I’m talking specifically about the tax free bucket. However, in case you haven’t read my previous blog posts, I’m going to do a quick review to make sure you understand what the three buckets are. The first bucket is the taxable bucket. This should only contain anywhere from

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The Fiscal Health of the United States

I am talking all about the fiscal health of our country. It may not seem like this should be such an important topic when talking about retirement planning. Why am I going to cover finance, debt, and those types of things? It is important that we talk about this

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