Strategic Planning Podcast

Strategic Planning Podcast

Financial and retirement planning guidance from Mike Flanders of the Strategic Planning Corporation in Colfax, NC. We’ll strive to make sure you have a clear view of all the issues that impact your decisions so that you’re prepared for your financial future.

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July 11, 2024 18 mins

Are you telling yourself financial lies? In this episode, Mike and Philip share a few lies people often tell themselves about money and retirement. Some of these could be severely holding you back, so stay tuned!

 

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Ever heard the saying, ‘Always plan ahead. It wasn’t raining when Noah built the ark’? Well, today we're diving into that very concept. How did Noah's forward-thinking approach help him survive the flood, and what can it teach us about preparing for retirement? Tune in as we unpack the ancient wisdom of Noah’s Ark and its modern-day implications for ensuring your retirement is secure, no matter what storms might be on the horizon.

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In this episode, we’re diving into some famous words by the one and only Yogi Berra. You might know him for his legendary baseball career, but Yogi was also a goldmine of wisdom. We'll spin some of his classic quotes into financial advice. It's all about viewing things through the right lens—so let's see what financial insights we can uncover from Yogi’s memorable sayings!

 

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May 23, 2024 21 mins

Being an estate executor involves many responsibilities with various people and organizations. In this week's episode, we'll discuss some common mistakes executors make and how to avoid them. We're pleased to have Estate Attorney, Philip Corson, joining us once again for today's show.

 

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SPC Investing: http://spcinvesting.com/  

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While death is an inevitable part of life, discussions about what happens afterward are often overlooked. In this episode, we're joined by estate planning attorney Philip Corson to shed light on the aftermath of losing a loved one. Listen in as Philip discusses the immediate steps to take after loss and how you can effectively prepare your loved ones for the difficult time of your passing. 

 

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April 25, 2024 21 mins

Just like an annual checkup is important for maintaining good health, performing regular financial checkups is an essential part of planning for a healthy and successful retirement. By regularly assessing your budget, goals, and progress, you can make informed decisions to keep your finances on track. Although financial wellness is going to look different for everyone, we’ll share some areas you should be paying attention to in tod...

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April 11, 2024 16 mins

Is retiring at 65 crazy? In this episode, Mike and Marc are going to talk about one billionaire who thinks so. Stay tuned as they unpack this article on the Strategic Planning Podcast this week.  

 

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SPC Investing: http://spcinvesting.com/  

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Every generation likes to talk about how much harder things used to be when they were kids. Like all of the people who used to have to walk five miles to school, in the snow, uphill both ways. But they had at least one thing that was EASIER...and that was retirement planning. Let’s continue our conversation on why this is in today’s episode.

 

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Are you planning for your retirement with the confidence that you're making all the right moves? In today's episode, we'll unveil the crucial income planning mistakes that could jeopardize your retirement and show you how to craft a financial plan that's built to last decades, not just years.

 

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SPC Investing: http://spcinvesting.com/  

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Every generation likes to talk about how much harder things used to be when they were kids. Like all of the people who used to have to walk five miles to school, in the snow, uphill both ways. But they had at least one thing that was EASIER...and that was retirement planning. Let’s talk about why on today’s episode.

 

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SPC Investing: http://spcinvesting.com/  

Schedule A Visit: https://talkstomike.com/

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Imagine your retirement plan as a ship sailing toward a horizon of rest and relaxation. But what if one leak could sink it all? In today’s episode, we spotlight some of the single oversights that could send your dreams to the bottom. We'll share key strategies to plug the gaps, ensuring your financial ship stays buoyant and on course. Tune in to protect your future from the one mistake that could derail everything.

 

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This episode might be a bit counterintuitive. We’re going to question the real impact of common financial habits. Are the strategies you consider beneficial actually working in your favor? We explore the pros and cons of practices like ignoring account statements and strict budgeting. Join us for a practical discussion, as we uncover the unexpected effects of everyday money decisions. Are your good money habits holding you back?

 

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January 4, 2024 18 mins

Welcome to the first podcast episode of 2024! In the spirit of the new year, we're taking a look at a Yahoo Finance article about the biggest changes coming for retirement in 2024. We're going to walk through this article together and get Mike's thoughts on how the new year is shaping up. Stay tuned as we chat about interest rates, the Social Security COLA increase, increasing medical expenses, and more!

 

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Sometimes it’s hard to make financial sacrifices when the reward might not be seen until several years in the future. Today we’ll talk about some of the situations where you might be inclined to take the immediate benefit, when you should really consider the delayed rewards...

 

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SPC Investing: http://spcinvesting.com/  

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December 7, 2023 18 mins

As 2023 swiftly comes to a close, it's time to make sure that we have our finances in order to properly prepare for the new year. Let’s discuss some of the financial matters that folks should consider addressing before December 31st. From maxing out your retirement contributions to tax loss harvesting, this episode is packed with valuable items to think about!

 

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We're back to finish unpacking our 2023 edition of key year-end planning strategies for those nearing or embracing their retirement years. We'll explore the nuances of optimizing your investment portfolio, safeguarding your assets, and ensuring a stable, rewarding lifestyle in the years to come. Together, we'll navigate through essential topics like managing RMDs, exploring tax-saving opportunities, and even touch on the often-over...

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Join us for a thoughtful episode where we unpack our 2023 edition of key year-end planning strategies for those nearing or embracing their retirement years. We'll explore the nuances of optimizing your investment portfolio, safeguarding your assets, and ensuring a stable, rewarding lifestyle in the years to come. Together, we'll navigate through essential topics like managing RMDs, exploring tax-saving opportunities, and even touch...

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"Learn from the mistakes of others. You can’t live long enough to make them all yourself.” – Eleanor Roosevelt… Ever wish you could foresee financial missteps before they happen? On today’s episode, explore some real-life stories of regret and arm yourself with the essential dos and don'ts to ensure your money works for you, not against you.

 

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The retirement planning world is filled with plenty of advice and suggestions, but there are critical questions lurking in the shadows – the unasked, the overlooked. These are the questions that can help define the comfort and security of your retirement future. On this episode, we unearth and tackle these hidden, but essential questions about retirement.

 

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September 28, 2023 21 mins

Retirement is a unique journey for each of us. The thought that there's a one-size-fits-all solution is a myth, but what if we told you there are certain universal truths that can guide every retiree? Dive deep in this episode, where we juxtapose the individuality of retirement plans with the foundational principles that remain consistent across the board. This is part 2 of a 2-part series.

 

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