The Wise Money Show
Tune in to 104.7 WFRN every Saturday morning at 8:00 am or 95.3 MNC every Saturday morning at 9:00 am for The Wise Money Show with Korhorn Financial Group! Every episode is also available on podcast and YouTube!
Listen to local Certified Financial Planners™ Kevin Korhorn, Josh Gregory and Mike Bernard discuss current financial planning issues and answer your financial questions.
Join us for a weekly discussion about financial topics that impact you: saving for retirement, planning for college, managing your investments, tax planning, insurance, good financial habits for small businesses, what you need to know about Medicare, and much more.
2021 Market Review & 2022 Investment Outlook
Season 7/Episode 21
2021 was one of the best years in Stock Market history with index performance more than double the long-term average and volatility well below normal. What should we expect for 2022 and how should you position your investments for the new year? We're hitting all of that and more this hour on Wise Money!
What to Do With Your 401k at Your Old Job - The Great Resignation
Season 7/Episode 20
Lots of people are leaving the workforce or changing jobs, a phenomenon called the Great Resignation. With the Great Resignation there is the great decision - what do you do with your 401(k) at your old job? What are your options and what is the wise decision to make with these dollars? We'll help you answer that on this episode of Wise Money.
The Financial Goal Planning Process
Season 7/Episode 19
Start the new year out right by learning and putting to use the Wise Money Financial Goal Planning Process. Whether you have a New Years' resolution you're hoping to achieve in 2022 or simply need to set or update your financial goals. We're sharing the Wise Money Financial Goal Planning Process in this hour of the Wise Money Show.
How To Eliminate The Financial Stress of Christmas
Season 7/Episode 18
How can you eliminate the financial stress that tends to be ever-present this time of year? The holidays don’t have to be that way with the right financial structure. We’ll address the 3 most common areas of financial stress over the holidays to help you eliminate them for good in this episode of the Wise Money Show
Tax Shelter Limits and Strategies for 2022
Season 7/Episode 17
What are the contribution limits to IRA’s, 401(k)’s, and HSA’s for 2022 and how should that influence your tax shelter strategy? We’ve got those answers coming up, but more important than that, what is your overarching tax shelter strategy? That and more coming up in this episode of the Wise Money Show!
Ways To Maximize The New Family Tax Credits
Season 7/Episode 16
Two tax credits got a facelift for 2022 and are now significantly more beneficial to families, only if you’re eligible. In this episode of The Wise Money Show, we’re going to explain the important changes to these tax credits, the Child Tax Credit and the Child and Dependent Care Credit, and share options on how you can maximize their benefit to you.
Top 5 Financial Action Items Before Year's End
Season 7/Episode 15
Another year is coming to a close and so are many financial strategies that have a December 31st deadline. What action steps do you need to take in your finances before the year is up? We’ve got our top 5 and more coming up this hour of the Wise Money Show.
Best Investment Solutions For The Short Term
Season 7/Episode 14
What is the best investment approach when you have money you can invest but will need it in the next couple of years? With the market near all-time highs, is it a good idea to invest this money in stocks, or is there a better solution? The current investment world has created a big decision between safety of principle and the ability to earn a return. We're sharing our perspective and answering questions from fans of the show on this hour of the Wise Money Show!
Mistakes To Avoid When Choosing A Financial Planner
Season 7/Episode 13
Choosing the right financial planner can be the difference between you achieving your definition of financial peace or not. What are the most common mistakes that are made when choosing this important professional relationship? We are sharing those and our advice on how to find the right fit in this episode of The Wise Money Show.
Which Financial Rules of Thumb to Break
Season 7/Episode 12
Rules of thumb can be helpful guides, but also bad advice. Which financial rules of thumb are worth following and which ones should you break? We're covering the most popular "rules of thumb" and helping you know whether you should put it in practice or ignore it altogether in this episode of Wise Money!
How to Adapt Your Financial Plan For Inflation
Season 7/Episode 11
Should the recent surge in inflation impact your financial plan? Inflation has picked up in a measured way as the economy has emerged from the Covid recession. How can you insolate your finances if inflation continues trending higher? We're covering that and more on this episode of The Wise Money Show!
The Biggest Financial Fears and How to Face Them
Season 7/Episode 10
What keeps you up at night financially? What do you worry about or what are you afraid of? The opposite of financial worry is financial peace, so let’s clean out the closet and confront and solve those financial fears. That and more coming up this hour of the Wise Money Show.
Should You Diversify With International Stocks?
Season 7/Episode 9
U.S. stocks have outperformed international stocks handily over the past 12 years. Is it wise to continue to diversify your investments with international markets, or is that an outdated approach to investing? We'll discuss that and more in this episode of Wise Money.
Top Tax Moves to Make Near Retirement
Season 7/Episode 8
Lots of tax law changes have been proposed, and while that uncertainty looms, making wise tax decisions now is even more important. However, there is no time in life where critical tax planning is more vital than when nearing retirement. What are the top tax moves to make as you near retirement? Our answers and more in this episode of The Wise Money Show.
Misunderstood Tax Laws With Selling a House
Season 7/Episode 7
An often misunderstood tax rule is also one that is extremely important and relevant to the average person: the tax exemption for selling your house. Is the entire sale price taxable? What if you sell a house you inherited? What does a primary or principal residence actually mean? CPA Ryan Fair joins us back on the Wise Money Show to discuss these often misunderstood rules.
Can I Claim My Child on My Taxes if They Made More Money Than I Did?
Season 7/Episode 6
Taxes can become confusing when your dependent children get jobs and begin earning income. Do they need to file a tax return? Can I still claim them as a dependent? CPA Ryan Fair join us on this episode of Wise Money to sort out these confusing tax rules and more.
3 Financial Tips if You Have Kids in College
Season 7/Episode 5
Having kids in college creates unique complexities in your finances, whether it be the best way to pay for college, managing tax credits, to understanding the new risks. We are covering our top 3 financial tips you must know if you have kids in college in this episode of the Wise Money Show.
10 Ways to Pay Less for Car Insurance
Season 7/Episode 4
When it comes to car insurance, what’s most important is that you have the most appropriate coverage for your financial situation. But, so is making sure you’re not paying too much. How can you pay less for your car insurance? We're sharing our top 10 ways to save on this episode of the Wise Money Show!
What Happens When You Inherit an HSA?
Season 7/Episode 3
As High Deductible Health Plans have grown in popularity over the past decade, more and more people are contributing to a Health Savings Account (HSA) for a versatile financial tool in their financial plan. But how does an HSA work when it’s inherited by someone after the owner passes away? Does it work like an IRA or Roth, or is it different? The answers might surprise you and may influence how you use and fund your HSA. That and more coming up on this episode of the Wise Money Show!
The Balance Between Wealth and Health
Season 7/Episode 2
It’s common to neglect your health to build up wealth, and then use your wealth to (try) regain your health. How can you avoid that cycle and instead obtain a good balance between building wealth and staying healthy? What are ways that you can manage this tension? We have those answers for you and more in this episode of the Wise Money Show!
At What Age Do Most People Retire?
Season 7/Episode 1
What’s the most popular retirement age? What’s the best age for you to retire and how do you determine it? What do the trends say and are you on track? We’re helping with that and more on this week's episode of the Wise Money Show.