Retirement Plan Checklist

Financial Advisor Logan DeGraeve presents the Retirement Plan Checklist webinar. In this webinar, Logan will review some of the questions in the checklist as well as things you need to be thinking about in the years leading up to retirement.


Retirement Article

Can Retirees Survive the Next Bear Market?

Can today's retirees survive our next bear market? On June 1, 2020, I wrote an article titled The Serious Consequences of The Sequence of Returns in Retirement. In this article, we are examining how long a retiree's money may last in retirement when factoring in both distributions and stock market volatility.

Investments Article

Asset Location & Peter Thiel’s $5 Billion Roth IRA

A story has been making the rounds over the past few weeks profiling entrepreneur Peter Thiel. You may have seen he is the owner of a Roth IRA worth approximately $5 Billion. Yes, that's Billion, with a capital "B."

Retirement Article

Lumber, Commodities, and Inflation Fears

If recent events are any indication, and I believe they are, we may already be seeing the end of this inflationary trend and the beginning of a return to more normal prices. I'm going to focus a lot on lumber in this article. However, I am also discussing the big three agricultural commodities we farm in the Midwest: corn, wheat, and soybeans.

The Guided Retirement Show

Retirement Podcast

The Power of Positive Aging with David Lereah

Episode 44 - David Lereah, PhD. | Economist & Author of The Power of Positive Aging

We can have all the money in the world, but if we don’t have our physical and mental health, that money means nothing. Few people understand this better than Dr. David Lereah, PhD. He’s the founder of United We Age, an organization working to inspire a movement where all generations of people are more aware and supportive of people aging. He's also the author of the recently released book The Power of Positive Aging.

Investments Podcast

The Advantages of Planning for Retirement at an Early Age

Episode 42 | Jason Newcomer - CFP®, AIF®, EA | Financial Planner at Barber Financial Group
Joining me today is Jason Newcomer, CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and advisor here at Barber Financial Group. In this episode, we’ll share a list of great books geared towards young adults to learn more about the importance of retirement planning early on, we outline the fundamentals that they should be thinking about now, and we’ll share valuable information about the platform we’ve built at Barber Financial to help them get a head start on their retirement planning.




Planning a Large Family Vacation

In this webinar, Dean Barber and Will Doty, CFP®, AIF®, discuss how many people's number one desire in retirement is to spend time with their loved ones. So, why not plan a large family vacation into your retirement plan? Join Dean and Will as they break down how they were able to do just that for their clients.


10 Financial Planning Steps

In this webinar, Will Doty, CFP®, discusses reviews 10 Financial Planning Steps that are a basic overview of financial planning. These action items will benefit those early on in their career, approaching retirement, and anyone in between. Join us to ensure your taking the right steps in your financial journey.


Steps to Reduce Your Cyber Security Risks

Wayne Robinson, Financial Planner at Barber Financial Group, discusses the complex world of cybersecurity. He'll cover some ways that you can eliminate up to 85% of your cybersecurity risks. The purpose of this webinar is to show you steps to reduce your cyber security risks and prevent yourself from being low-hanging fruit for nefarious online predators.