Category: Make It Last Radio

Make It Last – Ep 136 – U.S. Gets A Failing Grade in Financial Literacy

Listen Here! Also available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, & Google Podcasts Most Americans are getting a failing grade in financial literacy especially revolving around retirement. Victor and Mark share the top topics people are struggling with so you can understand! Victor is offering his book: Empowering Women in Retirement for FREE to any woman (Sorry men) Just call[...]

Make It Last – Ep 135 – Bermuda, Bahama! Planning For Retirement Like We Do A Vacation

Listen Here! Also available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, & Google Podcasts Mark & Victor start off the show talking a bit about Victor's two companies: Medina Law Group & Palante Wealth Advisors. Find out what experience you would get if you called them at 856-506-8300. It is vacation season and so much goes into planning our trips. In[...]

Make It Last – Ep 134 – Wealth Looks Different & Sandwich Generation

Listen Here! The pandemic has changed Americans' perspective on wealth. In a recent survey, the amount of money people think they need to be comfortable has dropped. What does this mean for your retirement savings? Then, Baby Boomers are often the talk of this show. But what should GenerationX be doing to prepare for retirement?[...]

Make It Last – Ep 133 – Building Your Financial House

Listen Here! In this episode, Victor & Mark discuss building the financial house that will get you through retirement and how to make sure your retirement plan can withstand the test of time.  Then, the pair will discuss how to avoid the potholes of inadequate retirement planning. Also available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, & Google Podcasts Make It[...]

Make It Last – Ep 132 – Life In Retirement

Listen To The Episode Here! Also available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, & Google Podcasts Victor & Mark discuss the different retirement accounts common today, and just how much you need to retire. Then, as much as we think about money, retirement is so much more. The pair talk about the fun, recreational side of retirement and the "slow-go," years.[...]

Make It Last – Ep 131 – Retirement For Baby Boomers & Gen X

Listen To The Episode Here! Also available on Spotify, Apple Podcasts, & Google Podcasts Make It Last is back with a brand new episode this week! They say 10,000 Baby Boomers are retiring every day, and their retirement looks a lot different than their parents' did. One thing baby boomers can agree on is they want to make[...]

Make It Last – Ep. 130 – Getting Clear About Your Retirement Goals and How to Reach Them

Mark and Victor start the show with the question, "Are your retirement goals as detailed as your summer vacation plans?" and emphasize the importance of preparing for life after work. Making the most of Social Security benefits is an important part of your retirement plan. Could you pass a basic quiz on current rules and[...]

Make It Last – Ep 129 – High Tax Rates & Inflation in Retirement

Before we had IRAs & 401(k)s, taxes were lower in retirement. Well that's certainly not the case anymore. This week Victor & Mark tackle taxes in retirement as well has how inflation impacts your retirement. The show ends with some more mailbag questions from listeners like you! Listen Here! Go to for a FREE[...]

Make It Last – Ep 128 – Planning for Retirement As World Gets More Expensive

Remember the days when gas was under $1.00 a gallon? The world continues to get more expensive, this we know. But how do we plan our retirement for future prices we are unaware of? Mark & Victor work through this question and then move into the "potholes" of retirement. How can we navigate around these[...]

Make It Last – Ep 127 -Building a ‘Financial’ Home

This week Victor & Mark discuss building a financial home to get you through retirement. Victor knows a lot about building/restoring homes as he worked to restore his own home built in 1878! Also in this week's episode is a walkthrough of "5 Things Your Kids Don't Want," & the practice of decluttering. Listen here![...]