There are some people who don’t care at all about leaving a financial legacy, but for those who do, it’s important to eliminate some of the common estate planning mistakes.
0:56 - In The News: How the stock market might react to the result of the upcoming election
5:27 - Avoiding Critical Estate Planning Mistakes
5:43 - Mistake #1: Not Planning Your Expenses In Retirement
7:17 - Mistake #2: Beneficiary Designations
10:01 - Mistake #3: Not Considering The Tax Implications Of Your Estate
13:25 - Mailbag Question from Helen: "Are there really no tax implications to rolling over the 401 (k)?"
Sometimes being a good financial advisor means having uncomfortable conversations. We’ll take a look at how advisors should help clients navigate various tricky situations.
0:48 - Story Time: Tax Planning
3:48 - It's Good To Have Awkward Conversations
4:30 - Conversation #1: Death Of A Spouse
6:11 - Conversation #2: Nursing Home Care
8:50 - Conversation #3: Working Longer Than Expected
12:01 - Conversation #4: Legacy Planning
15:21 - Mailbag Question from Kevin: "My employer plans to stop matching 401k contributions..."
18:02 - Mailbag Question from Annie: "Most of my 401k is invested in company stock..."