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Retire With Integrity Podcast with Brian Bowen

Dec 8, 2022

Mutual funds have been a popular way to invest, but are they what’s best for your financial plan? Brian talks about what happens with a mutual fund, who has them, and what might be a better fit instead. According to Brian, mutual funds are kind of like driving a 1987 Astrovan. Is that the kind of vehicle you want to...


Dec 1, 2022

Before we close out 2022, have you considered whether or not a Roth conversion is the right move for you? Brian talks a lot about Roth conversions on the show, and today gives examples of how it can pay off in the long-run. Then we talk about the reasons why people hold onto too much cash and how to invest it...


Nov 22, 2022

As we prepare for Thanksgiving, a lot of us are giving thanks for what we have. Many are also considering making charitable gifts to different charities before the year ends. Brian talks about the value of charitable giving and also explains the rules behind the gift tax. But first, he answers two questions from the...


Nov 17, 2022

Financial planning is not the same for everybody, so it’s important to have a plan. Living below your means, saving, and investing can get you far. Just like Mr. Miyagi in the movie Karate Kid teaches discipline, you need to have discipline with your financial plan. Then, we talk about why some people don’t want to...


Nov 10, 2022

What kind of questions and concerns do people have with the stock market right now? A lot is happening with a volatile market, so how does Brian respond? What kind of financial decisions should you make with your investments? Brian shares what strategies have worked for some of his clients.

Here are the scenarios we...