Plan for your retirement as you live a life of purpose.

Plan for your retirement as you live a life of purpose.

JOB OPTIONAL* by Casey Weade is NOT your typical money book. Casey walks you through exactly how to plan for retirement – differently – and with purpose so that when it’s time to retire you can do so worry-free and on your timeline. In this book, you’ll learn:

  • Living a life full of purpose at any age
  • Having the choice to never work again
  • Making your life savings mean something
  • Gaining financial confidence
  • Being able to pursue a second career or new passion

Casey shows you the formula for discovering how to take the money you’ve earned and turn it into the legacy you can live right now.

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Recent Podcasts

Recent TV Episodes

Recent Radio Episodes

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 297 - January 13, 2024

2023 stock market results and 2024 predictions. Answering listener questions on different types of income strategies, the right balance of stocks and bonds in retirement, and if gold belongs in your retirement portfolio. How to create an intentional estate plan with special guest, David York. Income planning case study - one couple’s retirement planning journey.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 296 - December 23, 2023

Creating a customized income strategy with a family who had lots of retirement accounts but no actual plan. Answering listener questions on how to leverage tax-loss harvesting and balancing saving in tax-deferred vs. tax-free accounts. Exploring the power of place in retirement and retirement living with previous podcast experts. Case study about a couple’s retirement income plan and if it was sustainable for their lifestyle.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 295 - December 16, 2023

Is it time for a second opinion? Answering listener questions on to know if your retirement income strategy is sustainable for the long term and Social Security spousal benefits and strategies. Exploring the power of purpose in your life and retirement with three purpose experts. Case study on how long-term care planning benefited a couple without draining them financially.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 294 - December 2, 2023

Security is an illusion when you're investing. Answering listener questions on how to calculate your Social Security benefits and understanding the pros and cons of annuities. Special guest, Nancy Schlossberg shares tips to navigate aging positively. Estate planning case study illustrates how a lack of estate planning caused someone to lose half of their retirement income.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 293 - December 9, 2023

How safe is an 8% withdrawal rate? How to budget for retiree healthcare costs, and answering the question: could your taxes be lower or higher in retirement? Exploring the 4 phases of retirement with special guest, author Riley Moynes. A case study on helping a couple realize that their retirement savings were at risk of a major loss.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 292 - November 11, 2023

Investment risk is not an accident. Answering listener questions on how to know if your advisor is legally required to put your interests first and understanding the difference in Medicare coverage. What it means to live your legacy today with special guest, John Anderson. A tax strategy case study that saved a couple thousands of dollars in taxes in retirement.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 291 - November 4, 2023

What to do with your 401(k) when you retire. Answering listener questions on CDs vs. stocks in your retirement strategy and how relocating in retirement can impact your Social Security benefits. What it means to create a perfect portfolio with special guest, Steve Foerster. Job Optional case study: designing an income strategy that allowed a couple the flexibility to retire at any time.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 290 - September 9, 2023

5 Annuity myths debunked. Answering listener questions on inflation, rising taxes, and what you need to know about Social Security planning. Longevity and cognitive decline risk in retirement with special guest, Dr. Chris Heye. Job Optional case study of a client who became a mentor.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 289 - September 16, 2023

You probably need less money than you think for retirement. Answering listener questions on gold, Social Security strategy, and the future of taxation. The purpose-driven bucket list with special guest, Jet Vertz. Job Optional case study of a couple who wanted to retire early and relocate to Florida.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 288 - August 19, 2023

Four financial worries to cross off your list. Answering listener questions on inflation, RMDs, and Social Security. Special guest, Mike Drak, shares six longevity principles that are the foundation to building a long and happy retirement. Job Optional case study illustrating the Retire with Purpose Framework.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 287 - August 12, 2023

Bringing your retirement plans and tools together – why to consolidate. How to handle not being aligned with your financial advisor and when to start thinking through the non-financial aspects of retirement. Fitness and strength training over 50 with expert, Dave Durell. What we can learn from the 85-year Harvard study on happiness.

Retire with Purpose Radio Hour 286 - August 5, 2023

The Return on Hassle Spectrum. Answering listener questions on how to shift your mindset from accumulation to decumulation and ways to pinpoint if you have savings falling through the cracks. Special guest, Celia Dodd and her latest book on thriving in retirement. Job Optional case study: personalizing an income plan to let go of what happens in the markets and focus on what matters most.