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The Variables That Shape Your Retirement Plan

By Steve Hoover | Oct 17, 2019

If the variables were the same for everybody, retirement planning would be much simpler. But the fact that everybody is different is what makes it fun. On today’s show, we’ll explain why answers to some of retirement’s critical questions vary from person to person.

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What Flying Teaches Us About Retirement

By Steve Hoover | Oct 3, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: There are some important lessons that flying can teach us about retirement planning. Since Steve is a pilot, we thought it would be interesting to see how he can find similarities between both of his professions. Click the play button to listen to this episode… Explore More Episodes: Check out more episodes…

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Responsible Savers

By Steve Hoover | Sep 19, 2019

Even for people who have been very responsible with their money over the years, entering retirement can still be a challenge because it’s such a different stage of life. Let’s talk about some of the missteps that even responsible savers can make…

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Busting The Biggest Financial Myths

By Steve Hoover | Sep 5, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: Today’s episode is simple. We’ll look at some of the most widely believed financial myths and try to bust them wide open. The scary thing is that a lot of people base their financial plans on some of these myths. Don’t be like that. Click the play button to listen to this…

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Why Are You Making Excuses For Sticking With The Wrong Advisor?

By Steve Hoover | Aug 15, 2019

Very often we see a broker or advisor who’s doing a less than stellar job, but folks continue to work with him or her simply because they feel that he or she is a nice guy/gal. Let’s talk about the ridiculousness of actual statements we’ve heard from clients and why it’s important for people to get help and advice that they really need, instead of just maintaining a relationship for strictly personal reasons…

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You Need To Avoid These Portfolio Disasters

By Steve Hoover | Aug 1, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: Between wildfires, hurricanes, tornados and floods, there’s always a natural disaster making news headlines. And while life and limb aren’t at stake when it comes to your portfolio, experiencing a financial disaster can still have a catastrophic effect on your life in retirement. Let’s discuss some portfolio disasters that we’ve seen and…

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What Does Financial Security Mean To You?

By Steve Hoover | Jul 18, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: “Financial Security” might mean different things to different people, but for nearly everyone, making sure that they achieve their own definition of security is the most important part of their retirement plan. So, how do you define financial security? On today’s show, we’ll cover some of the popular responses we hear from…

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Exposing 401(k) Weaknesses

By Steve Hoover | Jul 3, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: Your 401k can be your most powerful retirement savings tool. But it’s not perfect. Let’s talk about some of the weaknesses that you should be aware of in your 401k (or 403b…or TSP…or 457 plan). Click the play button to listen to this episode… Explore More Episodes: Check out more episodes of…

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4 Simple Retirement Questions (That Are Hard To Answer)

By Steve Hoover | Jun 20, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: Some of retirement planning’s most important questions seem so simple at first. They can be asked in just a few words and give the impression the answers are a simple “yes” or “no”. But it’s tricky because many of these questions can become overwhelming to answer. Let’s cover some of the important…

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Don’t Utter These Famous Last Words

By Steve Hoover | Jun 6, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: Hopefully your famous last words in life won’t be “Hey y’all, watch this!” And in the financial world, there’s quite a few phrases that you don’t want to be your famous last words either. Click the play button to listen to this episode… Explore More Episodes: Check out more episodes of the…

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Coming Soon – Introducing The Retirement Pilot Podcast

By Steve Hoover | May 31, 2019

Today’s Flight Plan: Get ready for The Retirement Pilot with Steve Hoover of Wealth Partners Corporation. It’s a new podcast that’ll help you plan for your financial future and retirement. Steve specializes in helping you cover all your financial bases and giving you the edge you need to succeed in retirement. Listen to this quick…

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