Category: Make It Last Radio

Make It Last – Ep 122 – The Most Important Lesson You Need To Learn

If Victor had one lesson to give, for one show only, it’s in this episode. This week, Victor goes back to how different recording his very first show was and talks about what the future might hold. He then leaves you with what he believes to be the top lesson you can hear; the very[...]

Make It Last – Ep 121 – Empowering Women In Retirement, New Laws on Electronic Wills, Surrender Charges in Annuities, & (Almost) Goodbye

This week, Victor breaks the news that he will be ending the radio show. But before everyone gets too tearful, this is not a hard goodbye. Make sure to subscribe to the show on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, as well as on your Android device so you can be right back with us when we launch[...]

Make It Last – Ep 119 – Legal Risks of Living Together Unmarried After 50, Self Directed Investments, & Pension Buy-Outs

A potpourri of topics this week. In this episode, Victor explains the legal risks of living together, unmarried, after age 50. Estate planning laws favor couples who are married so what does that mean for everyone else? Then, Victor discusses an article that talks about the difference between people who are self directed in their[...]

Make It Last – Ep 113 – 5 Key Decisions You Have To Consider in Retirement & Retiring on a Shoestring

How do you retire when you have no money? Learn some tips for retirement on a shoestring budget! Then, Victor discusses The 5 Key Decisions You Have to Consider In Retirement. For a FREE RETIREMENT CHECKLIST, text the word CHECKLIST to 609-554-5936. Make sure you're on the right track for retirement! Listen to the episode[...]

Make It Last – Ep 112 – 3 Worlds of Money, Planning for Incapacity, & Fixed-Indexed Annuities

In this episode of Make It Last, Victor dives into both the legal and the retirement world. First, Victor discusses planning for incapacity and managing different financial accounts in that time. Then, Victor goes through the 3 different worlds of money: Banking, Insurance, and Wall Street. How are these worlds defined? How should they be[...]

Make It Last – Ep 111 – Signs You Are Not Ready For Retirement

How do you know if you are ready to retire? In today's episode, Victor goes through some signs to help you identify if you are ready for retirement or, if you should wait. Text the word INCOME to 609-554-5936 for a free report on the income bridge to make sure you have enough income to[...]

Make It Last – Ep 110 – Gift Card Scammers, Age’s Impact on Financial Literacy, & Nursing Home Expenses

On average, after age 60, financial literacy decreases by 1.5% per year. In today's episode, Victor discusses how to handle this idea moving forward in financial planning. Victor also talks through scammers using gift cards to finance fraud as well as the rise of nursing home expenses. Text QUESTIONS TO 609-554-5936 for a free report[...]

Make It Last – Ep 109 – 5 Psychological Stages of Retirement, Electronic Wills, & Mindfulness

In today’s episode, Victor breaks down electronic wills and reiterates the importance of mindfulness. Victor also lays out the 5 Psychological Stages of Retirement as inspired by a study done by AgeWave, Ameriprise Financial, & Harris Interactive to learn more about the attitudes and worries of people before and after retirement. For a FREE checklist[...]

Make It Last – Ep 108 – 5 Retirement Planning Sins & Fiduciary Advisors vs Financial Advisors

In today’s episode, Victor tackles the question, “Are my financial advisors working in my best interest?” In addition, Victor discusses 5 Retirement Planning Sins and ways to avoid and overcome them. For additional information on retirement planning issues and things you should look to avoid, text RETIREMENT to 609-554-5936. Make It Last with Victor Medina[...]

Make It Last – Ep 100 – Why You Shouldn’t Rely on Medicare for All in Retirement

Today is a very special episode! 1. It marks the 100th episode recorded & 2. It marks the 2 year anniversary of Make It Last Radio. Thank you for following the program for 2 years and 100 episodes. I am excited for what the future holds and to keep sharing great legal and retirement information.[...]