Thoughts on the financial market & your retirement plan

May 24, 2010 — Join host Bob Leins in welcoming this week’s special guest, Karen Schaeffer.

Karen is co-founder of Schaeffer Financial and chair-elect of the Financial Planner Standards Board, the international standard-setting body for Certified Financial Planners.

Bob and Karen will be discussing current financial thinking and strategies such as:

  • How to invest after the recent economic collapse
  • The F Fund — caution for the short-term, what about for the long-term?
  • Why the market can’t be timed
  • Investment horizons depending on one’s age
  • Just how important is inflation?
  • Roth conversions
  • Why bond values go down if interest rates go up