Irreverent, in-your-face and inspiring. That’s Jon Hicks’ approach to helping teach people about retirement. As the author of “The Retirement Solution” and the host of “The Retirement Solution” on 840 WHAS in Louisville, Kentucky, Jon has made it his mission to turn the retirement crisis into an opportunity, by helping people find the retirement solution that’s unique to them. Each week, he covers the financial headlines, and helps people focus on ways to reduce fees, taxes and squeeze every available penny out of their retirement portfolio. You can find him online at www.retirementsolutionradio.com.
Losing Sleep Over Retirement Worries?
If you’re not getting a full 8 hours of shut-eye every night, what’s keeping you up? Kiplinger says for many baby boomers, it’s a question about retirement. Jon discusses the most common questions and some simple equations to help you sleep a little easier. What questions do you have about your retirement? Let’s set up a time to talk about it at www.retirementsolutionradio.com.
Don’t Blow That Inheritance!
MarketWatch says many Americans who receive an inheritance blow it within a few months, so how do you prevent your family members from making poor decisions when you’re gone? Jon discusses that, plus how “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek & actor Sean Connery got their estate plans right. Have some specific goals for your family? Let’s set up a time to talk about it at www.retirementsolutionradio.com.
Election week was a big one on Wall Street. Jon discusses why stocks headed higher, despite the uncertainty. Plus, he’ll explain why tax planning may be more important than ever for retirement savers. It’s not too late to get your election protection plan together! Schedule a time to go over your questions at www.retirementsolutionradio.com.
Congressional Millionaires vs. Regular Millionaires
Remember the old Dire Straits song, “Money for Nothing?” Jon thinks some members of Congress have been taking the lyrics too seriously. This week, we break down how many millionaires are in Congress versus how many average Americans have reached that status. Jon also shares the stories of how some savers have made it to a million-dollar retirement, and how to protect that nice nest egg that you’ve worked so hard to save. Have a question for Jon? Reach out to us at www.retirementsolutionradio.com.
50 Cent’s Beef With Biden
Rapper 50 Cent says he doesn’t want to become “20 Cent” under Democrat Joe Biden’s tax proposals, and he’s not the only one worried about it! Fox News says boomers are rushing to get estate plans updated before next year. Jon discusses why there’s so much concern, and what you can do to help protect yourself from future tax hikes. Schedule a year-end review with Jon at www.retirementsolutionradio.com.
Most of us are wishing we could get the election & pandemic behind us. But what does investing look like once the current crisis passes? Jon breaks down the challenges & opportunities on this week’s episode. Have a question you’d like us to address? Drop Jon an e-mail at www.retirementsolutionradio.com.