Are you ready for the New Tax law? Whether you are still working, own your own business, or are retired and taking social security, the New Tax Law could affect you in a big way. Today, independent CPA Nick Stefaniak joins us to talk about two hot topics related to the new law tax law-- that he will be talking about at the upcoming IQ Wealth Retirement Academy November 3rd. You don't want to miss that. AND, in today's Market Intel Segment, Steve will review two recession-resistant stocks that raised their dividends during the 2008 Crash. A big show today, MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!
An annuity is a retirement account with air bags and a seat belt. Buyers invest a sum of money in a particular annuity, and in exchange, they’re guaranteed a steady monthly check for a set number of years, or for life. On an increasing basis, annuities are being used by retiring professionals to take the risk out of their nest egg. In years past, pensions were common. Today, it is more common NOT to have a pension. The satisfaction rate on annuities is actually far higher among investors than with mutual funds. So why do low-information newspaper and internet journalists knock annuities? Because they are LOW on information. Today, we'll fix that and we hope some uninformed journalists are listening in. Then Medicare and Health insurance expert Shelley Grandidge joins us for the Q & A. You don't want to miss today's show...MASTERING MONEY IS ON THE AIR!!
Dividend growth stocks—as an equity class-- have an exceptional track record for outperforming non-dividend paying stocks and non-dividend growers over time. There is a big difference between a dividend growth stock--which has a track record for consistently and consecutively raising its dividends every year, and dividend stocks that DON'T grow their dividends. Past performance should never be used to predict future results but over the thirty year period from 1986 to 2016, Dividend growth stocks provided a total return of over 13%, while the S & P 500 provided a growth rate of 9.45%, according to Ned Davis Research. Today, we'll explore two dividend growth stocks that have outperformed the S & P during both good times and bad. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!
Today on Mastering Money...It’s a MOTLEY FOOL MONDAY!! The Motley Fool Money Show is one of America’s most popular financial radio programs dedicated to the Stock Market, heard by millions of listeners—including Saturdays right here on Money Radio! After an update of the markets and today's breaking financial news stories, we'll take you to an exclusive broadcast of the Motley Fool Money Show--plus a whole lot more you SURELY won't want to miss! -- MASTERING MONEY IS ON THE AIR!
As the market continues to rise, are you looking for a way to lock in your current gains, continue to grow your money and start enjoying a lifetime income--WITHOUT ANNUITIZING? How about getting all of that while paying NO management or advisory fees? And how about having more income than you can spend from now on, no matter what? Today, Steve will share details on today's most cost effective wealth building strategies to build, grow, and protect your retirement nest egg...MASTERING MONEY is on the air!
Really, really GOOD investors are always thinking ahead. When times are good-- and there is no recession in sight--what do you suppose is on their mind? Well…the next recession of course!
That's because if all you focus on are the obvious and current trends, you will never position yourself ahead of the crowd—which is the secret to doing really well with your investments! Dividend growth stocks are often classified as recession-resistant. Because they keep paying investors to own them, wealth can still be built during recessions if you own stocks that keep INCREASING their dividends. Today, Steve will demonstrate just how to do that with the IQ Wealth Black Diamond Dividend Strategy. You don't want to miss today's show MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!
Medicare open enrollment season is right around the corner, are you prepared? Medicare mistakes are so easy to make, so today, we’re having a Medicare Clinic! We’ll review important Medicare fundamentals and how to avoid costly PERMANENT mistakes! Then, we’ll hear from a real expert in the industry, Shelley Grandidge. Shelley will be reviewing need-to-know specifics on both Medicare and alternatives to ObamaCare for those not yet on Medicare. This is one show you DON"T want to miss. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!
Investors are starting to notice the race to 5G Wireless technology! In fact, large fortunes are likely to be made in 5G. Around the world, giant wireless-technology companies are coordinating with their governments to come up with winning strategies to implement 5G, the fifth and next generation of cellular networks that promises to deliver revolutionary ultra-fast speeds. To compare, 4G technology can connect up to 2,000 devices per square metric mile, but 5G could support up to one million devices in the same small area. The U.S., China, South Korea and Japan are leading the race. AT&T and Verizon plan city-by-city 5G launches starting later this year, while China expects national coverage by as early as 2020—less than 18 short months from now. So how do you invest in 5G?? Today, Steve will review several smart ways to do it-- and how to GROW your retirement. MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!
Today on Mastering Money...It’s a MOTLEY FOOL MONDAY!! The Motley Fool Money Show is one of America’s most popular financial radio programs dedicated to the Stock Market, heard by millions of listeners—including Saturdays right here on Money Radio! After an update of the markets and today's breaking financial news stories, we'll take you to an exclusive broadcast of the Motley Fool Money Show--plus a whole lot more you SURELY won't want to miss!
According to the last census in 2010, there are one hundred and thirty-one million households in the United States. Statistics show that there were about 360,000 house fires that year and only one in ten burned to the ground--MEANING-- that the odds of your house burning to the ground are about one in three thousand! Compare that to the odds of needing long-term care one day for a 65 year old male--one in two-- and a TWO IN THREE chance for women! ..In other words, a financial setback due to long term care is over a thousand times more likely than your house burning down! Today, Steve will reveal several smart ways to help cover long-term care expenses that guarantee you will get more out than you put in and in some cases up to seven TIMES more! You don't want to miss today's show! You don't want to miss today's show! MASTERING MONEY is on the air!!