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I became a best-selling author on Amazon in five minutes with three dollars Brent Underwood By Brent Underwood
By MoneyRadio Staff / October 22, 2019

I became a best-selling author on Amazon in five minutes with three dollars Brent Underwood By Brent Underwood

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National Wave Of Five Lawsuits Filed Against “Middlemen” Who Lined Up Victims In $100 Million Predatory Retirement Investment Scheme by Peiffer Wolf Carr & Kane (PWCK)
By MoneyRadio Staff / October 22, 2019

National Wave Of Five Lawsuits Filed Against “Middlemen” Who Lined Up Victims In $100 Million Predatory Retirement Investment Scheme by Peiffer Wolf Carr & Kane (PWCK)

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Security Benefit – Class Action Complaint – Referred by Anil Vazirani
By MoneyRadio Staff / October 17, 2019

Security Benefit – Class Action Complaint – Referred by Anil Vazirani

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Tax traps lurking in plan loans By Ed Slott
By MoneyRadio Staff / October 16, 2019

Tax traps lurking in plan loans By Ed Slott

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SALT Deduction Cap Lives On Federal court dismisses states’ challenge. by Susan R. Lipp
By MoneyRadio Staff / October 5, 2019

SALT Deduction Cap Lives On Federal court dismisses states’ challenge. by Susan R. Lipp

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Multiyear tax planning may help stretch retirement savings By Paola Peralta
By MoneyRadio Staff / October 4, 2019

Multiyear tax planning may help stretch retirement savings By Paola Peralta

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Regulatory group wants names of 30 ex-JPMorgan advisors accused of ‘suspicious activity’ By Ann Marsh
By MoneyRadio Staff / October 4, 2019

Regulatory group wants names of 30 ex-JPMorgan advisors accused of ‘suspicious activity’ By Ann Marsh

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FINRA hands J.P. Morgan Securities $1.1 million ‘traffic ticket’ for failing to report 89 potential criminal cases By Ann Marsh
By MoneyRadio Staff / September 19, 2019

FINRA hands J.P. Morgan Securities $1.1 million ‘traffic ticket’ for failing to report 89 potential criminal cases By Ann Marsh

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What’s the ideal annual withdrawal rate? By Craig L. Israelsen
By MoneyRadio Staff / September 18, 2019

What’s the ideal annual withdrawal rate? By Craig L. Israelsen

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Raymond James Settles With SEC for $15 Million for Overcharging Clients by Erick Bergquist
By MoneyRadio Staff / September 17, 2019

Raymond James Settles With SEC for $15 Million for Overcharging Clients by Erick Bergquist

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  • Greg McBride – Bankrate.com
    by Sinclair Noe on June 21, 2019 at 8:12 pm

    Greg McBride, CFA, Chief Financial Analyst with Bankrate.com talks about the Fed FOMC meeting and interest rate […]

  • Mark Hamrick
    by Sinclair Noe on June 3, 2019 at 8:09 pm

    A cinversation with Mark Hamrick, Senior Financial Analyst and Washington Bureau Chief for www.Bankrate.com The post […]

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    by Sinclair Noe on May 31, 2019 at 12:17 am

    Leading SEO specialist with ColoradoSEOPros.com talks with us about White Hat SEO compared to Black Hat SEO. The post […]

  • Paul Claudius
    by Sinclair Noe on May 29, 2019 at 7:39 pm

    CEO and founder of Blockstate.com. We discuss tokenization of of assets and crypto. The post Paul Claudius appeared […]

  • Dale Rogers
    by Sinclair Noe on May 17, 2019 at 10:03 pm

    Dr. Dale Rogers is a professor of logistics and supply chain management at the W. P. Carey School of Business at […]

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  • 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity
    on January 19, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    Bigger retailers like Amazon and Walmart are letting customers keep less expensive items they are returning a whole lot more these days. That’s because the cost of shipping has become prohibitive. The Australian trend of buying something and paying for it in installments is now happening regularly on US websites. Most of these companies don’t The post 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity
    on January 19, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    Bigger retailers like Amazon and Walmart are letting customers keep less expensive items they are returning a whole lot more these days. That’s because the cost of shipping has become prohibitive. The Australian trend of buying something and paying for it in installments is now happening regularly on US websites. Most of these companies don’t The post 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity
    on January 19, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    Bigger retailers like Amazon and Walmart are letting customers keep less expensive items they are returning a whole lot more these days. That’s because the cost of shipping has become prohibitive. The Australian trend of buying something and paying for it in installments is now happening regularly on US websites. Most of these companies don’t The post 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity
    on January 19, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    Bigger retailers like Amazon and Walmart are letting customers keep less expensive items they are returning a whole lot more these days. That’s because the cost of shipping has become prohibitive. The Australian trend of buying something and paying for it in installments is now happening regularly on US websites. Most of these companies don’t The post 1.19.21 High shipping costs lead to generous return policies; Buy now & pay later grows in popularity appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • What Is an HSA Account and How Does It Work?
    by Christopher Smith on January 19, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    If you’re enrolled in a high-deductible health plan at work, you may have been offered the option of an HSA. What is an HSA? It’s a Health Savings Account. It’s designed to help you pay for health care, but it can also be a great way to plan for the future. In this article, I’ll The post What Is an HSA Account and How Does It Work? appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • Clark Howard’s Simple Rule for Refinancing an Auto Loan
    by Nick Cole on January 19, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    Do you have an auto loan with an interest rate that you wish were lower? Refinancing your auto loan is a great way to lower your monthly bills, and the process is much easier than you may think. Money expert Clark Howard says that nearly everyone with a car loan should consider refinancing because it The post Clark Howard’s Simple Rule for Refinancing an Auto Loan appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • 1.18.21 How to file your taxes for FREE; The best online banks you should consider having an account with
    on January 18, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    Clark discusses how most people can file their taxes without paying a dime. He also talks about how eligible Americans can get the earned income tax credit. Simple bank was an excellent online bank. But it’s going away. So Clark talks about which online banks are worth considering if you’re looking to move your money. The post 1.18.21 How to file your taxes for FREE; The best online banks you should consider having an account with appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • New Coronavirus Testing Rules for Travel to the U.S. Start Soon
    by Clara Bosonetto on January 16, 2021 at 3:00 pm

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued an order that will soon affect all air passengers entering the United States. They must provide digital or written proof of a negative COVID-19 test taken no more than three days before their flights. Airlines will deny boarding to those failing to comply. And those The post New Coronavirus Testing Rules for Travel to the U.S. Start Soon appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • 1.15.21 Why some borrowers are missing out on student loan forgiveness; Clark Stinks
    on January 15, 2021 at 8:00 pm

    Some borrowers aren’t getting their student loans forgiven by the federal government because of confusing requirements. That is not ok. Clark talks about what the government should do to improve the process for borrowers and help them get their loans forgiven in a straightforward way. Christa and Joel share the Clark Stinks posted on the The post 1.15.21 Why some borrowers are missing out on student loan forgiveness; Clark Stinks appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • When Are Taxes Due? Important Tax Dates in 2021
    by Clark.com Staff on January 15, 2021 at 7:46 pm

    Mark your calendars: The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) has announced it will begin accepting and processing tax returns on February 12, 2021. IRS Tax Dates for 2021 If you’re thinking that February sounds a little later than usual, you’re right. Last year, tax season started on January 27, 2020. The Internal Revenue Service says the The post When Are Taxes Due? Important Tax Dates in 2021 appeared first on Clark Howard.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Transamerica sold variable annuity exchanges with inaccuracies: FINRA
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on December 30, 2020 at 1:58 am

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Transamerica sold variable annuity exchanges with inaccuracies: FINRA By Tobias Salinger December 23, 2020, 6:01 p.m. EST3 Min Read   Near the start of the new year, Transamerica Financial Advisors may be finished paying for alleged regulatory woes from the first half of the recently completed decade. The wealth... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Transamerica sold variable annuity exchanges with inaccuracies: FINRA appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares The ABCs of Yields & Your Guide to Roth Conversions
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on December 17, 2020 at 5:01 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares The ABCs of Yields & Your Guide to Roth Conversions Anil Vazirani is president of Secured Financial Solutions, independent insurance advisor investment advisor rep with a fiduciary obligation and in the financial services industry since 1994. A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau for over a decade and a... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares The ABCs of Yields & Your Guide to Roth Conversions appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Year-end tax planning: New strategies under SECURE, CARES Acts
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on December 14, 2020 at 10:15 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Year-end tax planning: New strategies under SECURE, CARES Acts By Donald Jay KornDecember 09, 2020, 11:41 a.m. EST4 Min Read As 2020 has been a unique year, advisors would do well to take some new directions when they meet clients in December to talk about taxes. Specifically, two major tax... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Year-end tax planning: New strategies under SECURE, CARES Acts appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares RICP – The End of Social Security As We Know It
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on December 5, 2020 at 3:45 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares RICP – The End of Social Security As We Know It Read More: https://www.financial-planning.com/gain-insights-to-help-your-clients-navigate-social-security-insecurity Anil Vazirani is president of Secured Financial Solutions, independent insurance advisor investment advisor rep with a fiduciary obligation and in the financial services industry since 1994. A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau for over... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares RICP – The End of Social Security As We Know It appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares SEC charges ex-Wells Fargo execs with misleading investors
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on November 17, 2020 at 4:42 am

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares SEC charges ex-Wells Fargo execs with misleading investors The Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday accused two former top Wells Fargo executives of misleading investors about a sales metric that was exposed as unreliable after bank employees were found to have opened fake accounts for customers in order to... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares SEC charges ex-Wells Fargo execs with misleading investors appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Voices: Target-date funds are too risky for savers
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on November 12, 2020 at 8:46 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Voices: Target-date funds are too risky for savers One of the great financial innovations in recent decades is target date funds. These investment vehicles, which have $2.3 trillion in assets, are intended to be a sort of “set it and forget it” program for investors saving for retirement, automatically... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Voices: Target-date funds are too risky for savers appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares AIG settles lawsuit for more than $400 million
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on October 26, 2020 at 8:59 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares AIG settles lawsuit for more than $400 million American International Group (AIG) has settled a tax shelter lawsuit, related to seven cross-border transactions made during the mid-1990s – transactions designed to generate bogus foreign tax credits, a US attorney said. According to the acting US attorney for the Southern... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares AIG settles lawsuit for more than $400 million appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Schwab-TD deal was a decade in the making: CEO
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on October 16, 2020 at 9:44 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Schwab-TD deal was a decade in the making: CEO “In many ways, scale will dictate the long-term success and survival of companies, as well as the ability to deliver services to all different sizes of clients,” said Walt Bettinger, CEO of Charles Schwab. David Paul Morris/Bloomberg News   Charles... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Schwab-TD deal was a decade in the making: CEO appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Social Security COLA ticks down as older adults brace for impact
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on October 14, 2020 at 4:11 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Social Security COLA ticks down as older adults brace for impact More than 64 million Social Security beneficiaries will get their lowest cost-of-living adjustment in four years in 2021. Recipients will receive a 1.3% uptick in their benefits payments in January, the Social Security Administration announced Oct. 13. The COLA for... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor shares Social Security COLA ticks down as older adults brace for impact appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.

  • Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor NEW DATES FOR DECEMBER FOR OUR RETIREMENT PLANNING WORKSHOPS, RSVP ONLINE!
    by Financial Advisor Scottsdale Az on October 14, 2020 at 4:02 pm

    Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor NEW DATES FOR DECEMBER FOR OUR RETIREMENT PLANNING WORKSHOPS, RSVP ONLINE! RSVP ONLINE RSVP ONLINE: https://secured-financial-solutions.com/retirement-planning-workshops/ Anil Vazirani is president of Secured Financial Solutions, independent insurance advisor investment advisor rep with a fiduciary obligation and in the financial services industry since 1994. A+ rating with the Better Business Bureau for... The post Anil Vazirani Scottsdale Investment Advisor NEW DATES FOR DECEMBER FOR OUR RETIREMENT PLANNING WORKSHOPS, RSVP ONLINE! appeared first on Retirement Planning Scottsdale.