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Prudent Withdrawal Rate

Rick Rodgers

Even if the proba­bility of success for a 4% withdraw rate is less than some thought, it’s still strong when your portfolio is monitored actively.

Who Really Wants to be a Millionaire?

Rick Rodgers

Becoming a millionaire doesn’t happen on its own: it takes planning and perse­verance. Here are some steps you can take to grow your net worth.

5 Steps to a Successful NUA transaction

Rick Rodgers

Retirees who own their employer’s stock in their 401(k) plan have the potential for huge tax savings using an often-overlooked tax strategy known as net unrealized appre­ci­ation (NUA). How does…

Do You Need Long Term Care Insurance?

Rick Rodgers

A majority of people will need some form of living assis­tance, or long-term care, in their later years. Learn how to finan­cially prepare for this stage of life and review available options.

Annuity Traps Part 2: Death Benefits

Rick Rodgers

While annuities can be an important way to build wealth, many individuals don’t realize how compli­cated these insurance products can be. In this article, we’ll walk you through what you need to know about annuity contracts and the five-year-rule.

Annuity Traps Part 1: Living Benefits

Rick Rodgers

Learn about different types of annuities and under­stand how they can become a valuable component of your retirement plan.

The Potential Dangers of Rolling Your Company Stock into an IRA

Rick Rodgers

If you own large quantities of company stock held within a retirement plan, rolling it into a tax-deferred IRA may not be the best strategy. Learn when a Net Unrealized Appre­ci­ation (NUA) trans­action is the right choice to maximize your tax efficiency.