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Top 10 Risks in Retirement

When you ask the question, “What’s your biggest fear in retirement?” Most people will say it’s the fear of running out of money. Join Dean Barber and Bud Kasper, as they talk about the top 10 risks in retirement and what you can do to mitigate those risks.

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How Will My Assets Be Taxed When I Die?

Did you know that when you die you can pass $11.7 million to the next generation without incurring estate taxes? Join Dean Barber, Bud Kasper, and special guest Jason Newcomer as they discuss how your assets will be taxed when you die. There is far more to taxes at your death than just the estate tax.

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11 Tax Tips for Tax Time

It’s everyone’s favorite time of year, it’s tax time! Well, maybe not. Join Dean Barber and JoAnn Huber, CPA and CFP®, as they discuss 11 tax tips for tax time. Believe it or not, what you’re doing during tax season is reporting history. The question really is: What can you do to reduce your tax bill in the future? Click below to find any of the items Dean mentions on this episode.

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Are Target Date Funds Hitting Their Targets?

Target date retirement funds. What do they mean? What do they own? If you own a target date fund, do you know what it is? It can’t be as simple as, “I’m going to retire in 2025. So, I’m going to go buy a target date 2025 retirement fund.” Join Dean Barber and Bud Kasper as they discuss target date fund and whether or not they’re hitting their targets.

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What Should I Invest My Money In?

I know the question on your mind right now, and it is: What should I invest my money in? Join Dean Barber and Bud Kasper as they examine that question. They’ll walk you through their process to find out where you should invest your money in 2021.

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Why It’s NOT All About Investments

What’s ahead for the stock market in 2021? In order to answer that question, we have to look back at 2020. Join Dean Barber and Bud Kasper as they discuss their 2021 market predictions and look back at 2021.

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About the show

Since 2003, our nationally syndicated radio program America’s Wealth Management Show has been informing and educating retirees and those nearing retirement on what life is like after your working career ends.

Dean Barber, CEO of Barber Financial Group and Bud Kasper, President of Barber Financial Group–Lee’s Summit focuses on the second half of your investment lifetime by discussing the topics of asset management, tax reduction strategies, estate planning and investing which, in the past, was reserved for only the very wealthy.




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Proper planning for retirement isn’t just about saving and investing money. That’s only a small part. There’s Social Security claiming strategies, tax planning to reduce your tax liability in the future, leaving your legacy with estate planning, and proper insurance coverage, to name a few. Use this form to send us your question, and you will receive a reply. We may even use it on a future show!

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In season three we have some very special guests like America’s IRA expert Ed Slott, Kansas City Royals broadcaster and keynote speaker, Joel Goldberg, Goldman Sachs Managing Director and Head of Personal Financial Management, Joe Duran, and more! Dean talks with his guests about what it means to be successful, running a small business, the importance of local charities, options strategies, and all sorts of impactful discussions that will get you contemplating your plans for retirement. You’ll learn some things about lifestyle, perspective, finances, and most importantly, how to achieve your goals for retirement.

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