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The Your Life, Your Money Podcast helps you thrive in life, wealth and retirement. The show is designed to navigate the complexities around money, building and securing wealth, and achieving financial independence. Scott Sierens, financial advisor at Sierens Financial Group, will provide thoughts, strategies, and ideas on each episode to help you make smart and sound financial decisions. The goal is to take complex financial subjects and make them simple and easy to understand so you can feel confident to take action, enjoy life, and eliminate financial stress and anxiety.

Scott, along with guests from across various industries, will cover topics such as tax savings strategies, investment and wealth management, IRAs, 401(k)s, retirement planning, income strategies, pensions, estate planning, social security, healthcare, and much more.

Retirement isn't an age or number. It's finding the balance between living life today and feeling financially confident about YOUR tomorrow.

Ask Scott your questions by calling 847-235-6989 or check out our podcast website at https://lifemoneyshow.com for more resources.

Jun 13, 2024

We hear a lot of half-truths in the financial world. This isn’t necessarily because people try to make misleading statements, but because sometimes a simple statement just doesn’t quite tell the whole story. Listen in as Scott shares a few examples that show that, while common financial advice can be helpful, it's...


May 13, 2024

We're thrilled to welcome Lauren Jackson, an experienced attorney based in Illinois, to our podcast today! With over two decades of legal expertise, Lauren specializes in real estate, estate planning, and probate law. Today, she's here to demystify the world of estate planning and offer invaluable insights to our...


Apr 25, 2024

Do you need life insurance once you’ve retired? We get this question all the time in our office. And, as with most things in financial planning, the necessity of it depends on your situation. So, in today’s video, Scott is here to share some examples of why one would or would not need life insurance in retirement.


Apr 11, 2024

Navigating Social Security can feel confusing. With a sea of information out there it’s hard to discern what’s fact and fiction. In this episode, Scott addresses five common statements about Social Security and breaks down whether they’re true or false.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

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Mar 28, 2024

Many of us have experiences that we regret. How can we avoid these feelings in our retirement years? In today’s episode, Scott shares common retiree regrets and practical strategies to sidestep them.

 

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

0:00 – Intro

7:13 – Waiting too long to retire

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