The All-Weather Retirement Portfolio: Your Post-Retirement Investment Guide to a Worry-Free Income for Life
You can have it all-not just more income to spend in your retirement years but also the peace of mind that comes from knowing that, no matter what happens in the outside world, you’ll be on your way to a worry-free income for life.
In this book you’ll find:
- Ten steps to build a portfolio that will survive the perfect financial storm, so you can stop worrying about the economy, the political climate, the latest financial catastrophe, and what the market did today, this week, this month, or this year
- Two questions you must answer before you invest another dime
- Why investing after you retire is radically different from investing while you’re still working
- The life expectancy of six key investments-and how to use these and others to build a portfolio that will generate income longer than any single investment on its own
- The three essential questions you must ask a financial advisor before you hire one
- The exact amount of income you can take to make the most of your retirement without worry or guilt, knowing you’ve applied the best available research to generate income for the rest of your life
A firm, friendly must-read for readers in their later years. – Kirkus Reviews
Thurman wrote in an orderly, thought-provoking, and persuasive manner. It was also exceptionally well edited. I rate it 4 out of 4 stars and recommend it to current and future retirees. – OnlineBookClub.org
Reading this book feels like, as the reader, I am speaking with the author during a private consultation. – Reedsy Discovery
RANDY L. THURMAN, CFP®, CPA/PFS, is CEO of Retirement Investment Advisors, Inc. He has been researching and applying investment strategies since 1986, specializing in helping those who have retired (or are about to retire) have a comfortable income for life. He has taught investing, personal finance, and economics at the college level and is a speaker at conferences, workshops, and on broadcast media, with appearances on Fox News network’s Fox on Money and as the former host of the weekly radio program Money Talks.
Together, Randy and his firm have been cited as among the best in the United States more than thirty-eight times in national publications, including Worth, Bloomberg Wealth Manager, Financial Times, Financial Advisor Magazine, Medical Economics, Expertise.com, and Advisory HQ.
About the Author:
Randy L. Thurman, CFP®, CPA/PFS, has been researching and applying investment strategies since 1987, and is founder and co-president of Retirement Investment Advisors, Inc. (RIA). He holds four degrees, including an MBA from Oklahoma State University, and has taught investing, personal finance, and economics at the college level.
Randy has been included six times on Worth magazine’s annual list of Top Financial Advisers in the country, four times on Medical Economics’ list of Best Financial Advisers, and three times on the Best of the U.S. list of Best Financial Advisors in the country.Oklahoma Magazine has twice named him among Oklahoma’s Top Financial Advisors, and in 2011 assigned him the designation of 5 Star Wealth Manager. In 2012 he was the recipient of the Oklahoma Society of CPAs award for Outstanding CPA in Financial Planning.
In 1990 Randy founded his firm, Financial Planning Company of Oklahoma, which in 1997 merged with RIA. He continues today as co-president and chief financial officer. Under his leadership the firm has been recognized nationally and regionally for excellence. RIA was featured five times in Forbes Magazine with Goldline Research’s annual recognition of Leading Wealth Managers in the United States and the Central United States, and in 2008 made its list of The Ten Most Dependable Wealth Managers of the Central U.S. Bloomberg Wealth Manager Magazine has listed RIA four times among its Top Wealth Managers, and twice in its Wealth Manager Top Dog Report.
Randy L. Thurman is the author of three books and an extensive list of articles on financial planning, investing, and business ethics. Publications include CPAFocus, Medical Economics Magazine, NW Style Magazine, Slice, Metro Journal, The Oklahoman, and others. He is much sought after as a speaker for conferences, workshops, and broadcast media, including appearances on Fox News Network’s Fox on Money.