Indexed Universal Life

IUL

IUL Insurance Policies | All You Need To Know

Many of our clients today are looking for ways to use indexed universal life (IUL) as a way to build a tax-free income stream during retirement, save for college, or have cash in hand during an emergency.  So let me dig in and explain some of the advantages and disadvantages of an IUL policy. According.. More

lifetime economic acceleration process

Lifetime Economic Acceleration Process | LEAP

Accumulating wealth for retirement can be stressful and confusing, there’s no doubt about it. Research reveals differing opinions, pros and cons, and scam declarations, with many articles pitching a product in the author’s conclusion. How do you know what you don’t know? We’ve previously discussed Look before you LIRP, the Power of Zero, the Volatility.. More

deferred compensation plans

Deferred Compensation Plans for Business Owners

Whether you own a small, medium, or a large business, in today’s economy finding and keeping the best employees can be difficult. All business owners would like to believe that providing a great work environment where everybody enjoys working should be enough to hire and retain qualified employees that want to grow in your business.. More

premium deposit account

What is a Premium Deposit Account?

A Premium Deposit Account (also referred to as premium deposit fund) was designed for life insurance applicants who want to deposit a considerable amount of money in a life insurance policy that will earn interest and eliminate the possibility that the insurance policy could become a modified endowment contract (MEC). Since the PDA is a.. More

survivorship life insurance

Survivorship Life Insurance | What, When, Why, and How?

Married couples have the option of buying individual life insurance policies or a joint policy known as survivorship or second-to-die life insurance. Although in most cases, an individual policy may be more appropriate, there are circumstances when survivorship life insurance is the better choice. Most people know what survivorship life insurance is, but are unsure.. More

finance your life insurance premium

Finance Your Life Insurance Premium

Borrowing the money from a third-party lender to pay for a large life insurance policy is becoming more popular as lenders look to capitalize on this segment of business and insurance companies are certainly willing to accept premium financing. The purpose of financing life insurance premiums is pretty straightforward. The applicant wishes to purchase a.. More

the power of zero book review

The Power of Zero | Book Review

The Power of Zero – How to Get to the 0% Tax Bracket and Transform Your Retirement by David McKnight   In the Power of Zero, David McKnight lays out a well-devised strategy that will accumulate sufficient wealth for retirement and enable a tax-free income stream. Mr. McKnight uses a “three-bucket” strategy for wealth accumulation.. More

how does life insurance work

How Does Life Insurance Work?

Most people have a vague idea of how life insurance works but generally they don’t understand the fundamentals of a life insurance contract and how the insurance company can make a profit when they are frequently paying out more than they’re taking in. To understand how life insurance companies profit from insurance contracts, you have.. More

702(j) retirement plan

The 702(j) Retirement Plan Explained

Are you looking for an alternative to traditional retirement products? Have you found that when you look at the big picture, your IRA, 401(k), Roth IRA, or other retirement plans are not going to cut it when it comes time to begin taxable withdrawals? What about the IRS constraints that you have to deal with?.. More