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403(b) OR 457 PLAN

YOUR FUTURE IS IN YOUR HANDS

Participating in a 403(b) plan gives you a valuable opportunity to supplement your CalSTRS or CalPERS defined benefit plan, or pension. With your defined benefit plan, you and your employer contribute a specified amount from your paycheck to the plan.

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ABCs of 403(b)s

KNOWLEDGE IS THE CRITICAL FIRST STEP.

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WHY YOU NEED A 403(B) OR 457 PLAN

Could you live on just over half of your teaching salary? What would retirement be like on less than two-thirds of your income?

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A Few Words About Us

We here at Wise Financial & Insurance Services specialize in looking at the WHOLE PICTURE for our clients by re-allocating and re-positioning retirement assets for safety, growth, legacy planning, and income planning. We gather complete information to help our clients make informed decisions in an easy to understand manner to assist with their particular situation.

What is a 403b

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Educational Videos

Check our very informative educational video page. Here you can watch and learn some valuable information about financial and insurance services

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Financial Services

Our primary goal is keeping our clients’ money safe from volatile and risky investments.

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Insurance Services

Developing the right portfolio of insurance products is an essential step toward a comprehensive financial program or estate planning.

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Weekly Newsletter

How An Annuity Improves A Retirement Plan

“Your article on annuities [Does An Annuity Belong In Your Retirement Plan?] did not demonstrate that an annuity always improves a retirement plan.” True, Warren Buffet’s retirement plan would not be improved by an annuity because he will not face the mortality and...

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The Benefits of Filing Taxes Early

Tax season has officially started and if you’re an early bird looking ahead to April, you might have already started filing your 2018 taxes. Regardless where you are in the process, here are a few tips to keep in mind for tax season this year. Taxes in retirement are...

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IRA Blog

“GAP ANALYSIS”

By Andy Ives, CFP®, AIF® IRA Analyst There are many gaps. Generation gap, stop-gap, The Gap Band. In baseball you can hit into the gap. Football linemen have an A-gap, B-gap and C-gap to concern themselves with. Of course, there is the Cumberland Gap. And there is a...

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NUA AND EMPLOYER 401(K) PLANS: TODAY’S SLOTT REPORT MAILBAG

By Sarah Brenner, JD IRA Analyst Question: If I convert Trad IRA funds to a Roth IRA, does the ratio of After-Tax Contribution to Total IRA holdings include 401k holdings or only IRA holdings. I am a recently retired pilot and want to make Trad to Roth IRA conversions...

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10 THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT THE REQUIRED BEGINNING DATE FOR IRAS

By Sarah Brenner, JD IRA Analyst If you have an IRA, you may have heard the term “required beginning date” or “RBD.” This is an important date that every IRA owner should understand. The significance of the RBD is not limited to IRA owners. It is a critical date for...

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