Financial Workshop Descriptions

 

Wealth Advantage

 

College Funding Planning Workshop

 

Successful Money Management

 

Investment Strategies For The Roaring 2000`s

 

Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement

 

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Wealth Advantage

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The Wealth Advantage workshop reveals some of the most advanced tax-minimization strategies available. Find out how you may preserve more of the wealth you accumulate by sacrificing less of it to the IRS. Discover how to use pretax, tax-deferred and tax-free investments to potentially minimize your income taxes. Learn techniques to reduce or eliminate estate taxes that may otherwise consume up to 55% of your transferable assets.


Who should attend:



People seeking wealth building, retirement planning and estate planning information



Time Commitment:



One 2 ½ hour dinner session and two 2 ½ hour education sessions, plus an optional private consultation with your instructor.



Course Description:



The Wealth Advantage workshop reveals some of the most advanced tax-minimization strategies available. Find out how you might preserve more of the wealth you accumulate by sacrificing less of it to the IRS. Discover how to use pretax, tax-deferred and tax-free investments to potentially reduce your income taxes. Learn techniques to reduce or eliminate estate taxes that may otherwise consume up to 55% of your transferable assets.


Wealth Advantage provides answers to important financial questions. Are you missing out on the high returns you would like to earn? Does your portfolio reflect your risk tolerance? Wealth Advantage will teach you wealth-building methods used by successful money managers. You will learn strategies that may help you increase returns and may minimize your portfolio from the risks of bear markets.


Are you keeping enough of your wealth for a comfortable retirement? Wealth Advantage will help you avoid potential tax hazards that could jeopardize your retirement. Discover how to protect your retirement savings from inflation. Learn why you need a financial plan that pinpoints your needs and maximizes your retirement income.



You Will Learn:



Advanced Tax-Minimization Strategies *


Wealth-Building Investment Strategies


Advanced Retirement Planning Techniques



What you will receive:



Informative Instruction



The workshop's interactive format makes learning easy and fun.



Seminar Workbook



The full-color Wealth Advantage workbook helps you understand and retain the information presented.  This workbook includes the following sections. 



Wealth Accumulation Strategies


Estate Planning Fundamentals


Three phases of financial planning


Three barriers to financial success


Asset Allocation Techniques


Cash equivalent investments


Fixed income securities



Tax Minimization Techniques*



 


Equity investments


Impact of taxes on investments


Tax allocation strategies *


Taxable and tax-favored investments *


Roth IRAs


 



Retirement and Estate Planning



Municipal Bonds


Tax-favored retirement distributions*


Term, cash value, variable and universal life insurance


Estate planning fundamentals


Estate trusts




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College Funding Planning Workshop


 


The College Funding Planning Workshop reveals advanced college funding methods and strategies to beat the high cost of college. Learn the most tax-efficient way to pay for college and what methods are not being used that should be.


 


Discover strategies that will help you send your children to the schools you never thought you could afford.




Time Commitment:


One and ½-hour dinner session plus an optional private consultation with your instructor.


 



You Will Learn:



  • Charitable giving
  • The 9 Best-Kept Secrets of the college funding systems
  • Ways to get free money for the college of your choice



How to increase your eligibility for financial aid


 


*This seminar will assist those in learning how to overcome the overwhelming obstacles we may face in preparing for our loved ones future education. No specific products or services will be mentioned, just useful information which can help you safeguard 







Successful Money Management


 


 


 


 


 











Successful Money Management® will examine different types of investments, how each one works, and which are appropriate for your financial situation. Our goal is to teach you how to seek maximum return from your money so you can potentially accumulate more wealth and have more freedom in life. No matter how much money you have, the principles of financial planning apply to you. The knowledge you gain can benefit you for the rest of your life.




 



Who should attend



People who are in the asset accumulation stage of their lives.



Time commitment



Generally conducted in three 3 1/2-hour classroom sessions, plus an optional consultation reserved for one-on-one assistance. Please consult your instructor for a course schedule.



Course description



This course introduces the key concepts and practices of wise money management. You will learn strategies to help minimize your taxes, seek maximum investment returns, and provide a secure future for you and your family.


The course will examine different types of investments, how each one works, and which are appropriate for your financial situation. Our goal is to teach you how to seek maximum return from your money so you can potentially accumulate more wealth and have more freedom in life.


No matter how much money you have, the principles of financial planning apply to you. The knowledge you gain can benefit you for the rest of your life.


Your registration fee includes a colorful workbook and a Personal Financial Data Form that helps you review your present situation, put your goals in writing, and develop a plan that can lead to financial freedom.



You will learn how to:



How to pick colleges that give the best financial aid packages


Save and invest.


Use federal tax laws to your advantage. *


Save for your children's college education.


Diversify your investments.


Understand employee retirement plans.


Organize your finances.


Create a plan to retire early.


Reduce insurance costs.


Session 1



Financial Foundations



 


Create an estate plan.


Reallocating your income


The Success Triangle™


Reasons people fail financially


Put time on your side


Setting financial goals


Using credit wisely


The power of compounding


Inflation


Understanding taxes and their effects Individual Investments*


Unexpected events


Putting your money to work


Cash equivalents


Fixed-income securities


Government securities


Municipal bonds


Corporate bonds


Equity investments


Corporate stock


Stock exchanges


Reading stock tables


Comparing asset class performance


10 steps to help you work towards financial success



Session 2



Managed Investments



Planning is a process


Selecting investments


Professionally managed accounts


Mutual funds


Mutual fund types


Bond and equity mutual funds


Measuring volatility


Dollar-cost averaging


Mutual fund screening process


Tax-deferred annuities



Investment Strategies



Fixed annuities


Variable annuities


Variable life insurance policies


The importance of diversification


Asset allocation


Portfolio maintenance



Retirement Planning



College funding


Sources of retirement income


Social Security


Retirement plans


Value of tax-deferred contributions


Tax savings *


Employer retirement plans


Rollover options



Session 3



Personal Retirement Plans



Ways to avoid the rollover grab


Traditional IRA


Roth IRA



Risk Management



Systematic withdrawal


Using insurance to protect yourself


Disability income insurance


Long-term care


Life insurance


Combination insurance strategies


Pension maximization using life insurance



Estate planning



Survivorship life


Transferring your estate to others


Direct transfer


Joint ownership


Trusts


Probate


Gifts and estate taxes


Annual gift exclusion


Exemption credit


Unified gift and estate tax rates


Bypass trust



Optional Planning Consultation



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Investment Strategies For The Roaring 2000`s





This educational seminar is based on the critically acclaimed

pioneering research of investment Strategiest Harry S. Dent, Jr.



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The Harvard Business School Graduate, lecturer, and best selling author`s latest book, "The Roaring 2000`s Investor," is currently on the business best seller list of The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, and Business Week Magazine. Mr. Dent was one of the few, in the late 1980`s to accurately predict a major upturn in the stock market.At this informative workshop, you`ll see first hand, the data upon which his forcast was based. More importantly, you`ll see how an update of this information relates to the upcomming decade and how to position your investments accordingly.




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The Harry Dent investment strategy may be appropriate only for clients with a high tolerance for risk. Please keep in mind that no one is able to accurately predict how the market will perform, and that demographics is one of many factors to take into consideration when making investment decisions. Individual investors should carefully consider their own goals and objectives, and assess their tolerance for risk of principal. Investing in small or large cap stocks in not suitable for every investor and involves greater risk due to increased volatility. International investing involves some risks not present with US investments, such as currency fluctuation and political volatility. Investors should always consider their own objectives, risk tolerance and time horizon and invest accordingly.


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Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement


 


 





 


 



Who should attend



 


People who are planning for retirement.


 



Time commitment



Generally conducted in four 2 1/2 hour sessions, plus an optional consultation reserved for one-on-one assistance. Please consult your instructor for a course schedule.


 



Course description



This course introduces concepts and practices that will help you gain control of your finances and enjoy a comfortable retirement. Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement® will show you a conservative approach to wise money management and identify lifestyle issues facing retirees.


 


You will learn important information about how to seek more from your investments, Social Security, and retirement plans. The course will also show you how to protect your hard-earned assets from erosion due to inflation and the possible cost of long-term health care. The information your learn at Financial Strategies for Successful Retirement can pay dividends for the rest of your life.


Your registration fee includes a colorful workbook and a Retirement Planning Data Form that will help you inventory your assets, income, Social Security, and pension benefits.



You will learn how to:



Estate shrinkage


Everyone attending this seminar is entitled to a personal financial consultation, at no additional cost, after the conclusion of Session 3.


Use federal tax laws to your advantage.


Decide if you can retire early.


Properly allocate your assets to seek greater returns and manage risks.


Determine which retirement plan distribution option is right for you.


Determine which type of insurance will lower costs and optimize benefits.


Protect your assets from long-term health care costs.


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Financial Basics


Organize and transfer your estate.


Retirement Income: Perception and Reality


How long will you be retired?


Nine reasons people fail financially in retirement


Setting goals


Using credit wisely


Controlling debt


Making compounding work for you


Inflation


Your income taxes


Your investments and taxes


Impact of income taxes and inflation


Earning a real rate of return



Your Retirement Income


Making your money last


Retirement defined


Social Security


Retirement plans


Value of tax-deferred contributions





 


* Neither Voya Financial Advisors, Inc. nor its representatives offer tax or legal advice.  Please consult with your tax and legal advisors regarding your individual situation.