On this episode:
Are you still trying to figure out what you should get Dad for Father’s Day this weekend? You might book your dad a trip to space or sign him up for a subscription to a Porsche. Listen to Ric Edelman share other outrageous gift ideas for dear old Dad.
You can come up with whatever excuse you want, but at the end of the day, they're just excuses. You must save for your financial future no matter what else is happening in the world. Listen to Ric Edelman explain why it’s critical to avoid using excuses based on external factors when it comes to your finances.
Financial skills can decline at the earliest stages of mild memory impairment, according to a recent study. Falling victim to a financial scam could be a sign of an early symptom of Alzheimer’s. Listen to Ric Edelman share advice on how to keep your aging parents safe.
Have you made plans for long-term care? About 1 in 6 who will need long-term care will spend more than $100,000 in out-of-pocket expenses. Listen to Ric Edelman expose some of the traps in long-term care policies and explain what you can do to plan for these services.
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