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California Retirement Planning

California retirement planning is a necessary task for all of those who wish to retire someday. That way the money that is needed to live is had and there are no worries regarding how to pay the bills. Basically, you are dealing with an income strategy that is going to evolve throughout time. You are going to be working with various accounts and you are going to be managing your money so that you can retire in comfort.

What you will also find is that as time progresses there are a number of things that are going to change. First, inflation is going to come into play. Second, you are going to have a better idea of you situation as you near retirement. That is why your California retirement planning is a never ending process. Because it is never ending, you always want to evaluate your plan when something in your life changes and on an annual basis as a part of a regular schedule.

Retirement Accounts

You should have a number of accounts as a part of your California retirement planning. You should have a good CA savings plan put in place. You should also have a 401K and an IRA. You can opt for these with your employer. However, you don't necessarily have to get an IRA through your employer like you do a 401K. You can opt for that on your own, but you may be missing out on the matching contribution that your employer will offer you.

What you want to do if you have accounts with past employers is roll them over. Rollover accounts allow you to roll all of your similar California retirement accounts into one account. This gives you a better idea of your total retirement income. By rolling over, you are able to maintain a tax-advantaged status because it is not considered a premature withdrawal. You can have a better idea of how your California retirement planning is going if you are able to look at everything at once rather than wonder what you have in what account.

Allocating Funds

In your California retirement planning, you want to allocate funds to certain places. This also means investing as a part of your income planning. So you will need a target allocation for your stocks, bonds, and in cash. Stocks and bonds should not include the investments within your 401K and your IRA. This includes separate investments that you may make to ensure you are building a solid nest egg for yourself. If you choose stocks, you will want to invest in bonds, as well as have some cash in your portfolio so that the volatility of the stocks is balanced out. It is those with a diverse investment portfolio that wins in the end.

How you allocate funds into your investments as a part of your California retirement planning also has a lot to do with the risks you want to take. Some will take higher risks when they are young to try and gain as much money as possible. This is a California personal planning preference for some and an ideal method of early retirement planning. The more you get in the beginning, the easier it is going to be later in the game. You will not have to deal with so much pressure as you near retirement.

As you get older, you will want to alter your California retirement planning by lowering your amount of risk. This may result in lower returns, but what you will then do is contribute more money to your California savings accounts and your 401K and IRA. So you will find that your California financial planning is a process that never stops. You have to always be mindful of where your money is going, how much you have, and how you can alter your plan to have more.

You may want to seek out the advice of a California planning professional. The reason is because they can help you in your California retirement planning and can review it with you when the time comes. Many in CA like this option because they can have an outside perspective on what is going on with their finances. It can be difficult for a person to see what is going on because they are so close to the situation. They are close to any of the problems that exist and they are too close to see solutions

So make sure you are always on top of your California retirement planning. That way you can make sure you will have the money that you need when you need it to live on after you retire. You don't want to be one in California who skips the planning process and hopes for the best. You want to be one who makes plans and is prepared.

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Josh Fatoullah
Josh Fatoullah
2121 Avenue of the Stars
Suite 2350
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Andrew Chabot MBA, CFP
Andrew Chabot MBA, CFP
11810 Sebastian Way Suite 105
Rancho Cucamonga, CA 91730

Kelly J. Carter
Kelly J. Carter
2100 Palomar Airport Road
Ste. 214-8
Carslbad, CA 92011

George  Salter
George Salter
PO Box 125
Alamo, CA 94507

Heather Castle CFP, ChFC, AIF
Heather Castle CFP, ChFC, AIF
1168 S. Barrington Avenue Suite 502
Los Angeles, CA 90049

Kurt Jackson, CFP,C(k)P,AIF,CRPS
Kurt Jackson, CFP,C(k)P,AIF,CRPS
1104 Palm St
San Luis Obispo, CA 93401

Dirk Gilliard
Dirk Gilliard
2409 Park Boulevard
Palo Alto, CA 94306

Zain Griffith
Zain Griffith
One Sansome Street
Suite 3500
San Francisco, CA 94104

Zain Griffith
Zain Griffith
One Sansome Street
Suite 3500
San Francisco, CA 94104

Zain Griffith
Zain Griffith
9701 Wilshire Blvd
Suite 1000
Beverly Hills, CA 90212

David Bobrowsky, CFP
David Bobrowsky, CFP
1701 N. California Blvd.
Suite #60
Walnut Creek, CA 94596

Jim Dillon
Jim Dillon
9700 Business Park Drive
Suite 204
Sacramento, CA 95827

Brent Hanson CFP
Brent Hanson CFP
340 Rosewood Avenue
Suite P
Camarillo, CA 93010

Tim W. Geisbauer, MBA, CFP
Tim W. Geisbauer, MBA, CFP
2655 First Street
Suite 250
Simi Valley, CA 93065

Ryan Gunn, CFP(r)
Ryan Gunn, CFP(r)
2629 Townsgate Rd., Suite 245
Westlake Village, CA 91361

Rodd Miller, CFP
Rodd Miller, CFP
1901 Camino Vida Roble
Suite 112
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Robert Chapman
Robert Chapman
12526 High Bluff Dr.
Suite 300
San Diego, CA 92130

Jerry Slusiewicz
Jerry Slusiewicz
27001 Moulton Parkway, Suite 200
Laguna Hills, CA 92656

Kenneth Beber
Kenneth Beber
451 West Bonita Avenue
Suite 5
San Dimas, CA 91773

Anthony A. Saccaro, ChFC
Anthony A. Saccaro, ChFC
20335 Ventura Boulevard, Suite 125
Woodland Hills, CA 91364

Armen Grigorian / Curtis Hollowell
Armen Grigorian / Curtis Hollowell
23 Corporate Plaza Drive
Suite 150
Newport Beach, CA 92660

John Borger
John Borger
27192 Newport Rd., Suite 4
Menifee, CA 92584

Eric Pritz, CFP
Eric Pritz, CFP
2121 Avenue of the Stars
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Theodore E.  Saade CFP®, AIF®, CMFC
Theodore E. Saade CFP®, AIF®, CMFC
2121 Avenue of the Stars
Suite 1600
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Paul Taghibagi, CFP
Paul Taghibagi, CFP
2121 Avenue of the Stars
Suite 1600
Los Angeles, CA 90067

Michael Lahl
Michael Lahl
2000 Crow Canyon Place Suite 450
San Ramon, CA 94507

Simon Reeves
Simon Reeves
30 Enterprise, Suite #190
Aliso Viejo, CA 92656

Dave Hutchison, CFA
Dave Hutchison, CFA
1301 Dove Street
Suite 1080
Newport Beach, CA 92660

Alan Gelb, CFP
Alan Gelb, CFP
330 N. Brand Blvd.
Suite 1150
Glendale, CA 91203

Jay Miars, CFP�
Jay Miars, CFP�
2173 Salk Ave,
Ste 250
Carlsbad, CA 92008

Paula de Vos, CFP®
Paula de Vos, CFP®
P.O. Box 1844 Heather Glen Court Mission St @ 8th
Carmel, CA 93921

David Kim
David Kim
3450 Geary Blvd, Ste 203
San Francisco, CA 94118

Pete Woodring
Pete Woodring
23 Ross Common 4B
PO Box 1428
Ross, CA 94957

Michael Harris
Michael Harris
750 B Street Suite 3300
San Diego, CA 92101

Aarone Tirpak
Aarone Tirpak
2400 East Katella Ave
Anaheim, CA 92806

William R. Locklin
William R. Locklin
43418 Business Park Drive
Temecula, CA 92590

David N. Williams,CFP
David N. Williams,CFP
1217 College Ave.
Santa Rosa, CA 95404

Eric Trapasso
Eric Trapasso
7821 24 Th St
Westminster, CA 92683

Kevin Logan
Kevin Logan
2350 Mission College Blvd. Suite 450
Santa Clara, CA 95054

Mallory Dinis - Senior Vice President - Investments
Mallory Dinis - Senior Vice President - Investments
4301 Hacienda Drive, Suite 100
Pleasanton, CA 94588

Mark Higginbotham
Mark Higginbotham
2400 E Katella Ave
Suite 800
Anaheim, CA 92806

Mark Sikich
Mark Sikich
9245 Laguna Springs Drive Suite 200
Elk Grove, CA 95758

Eric  Pailing
Eric Pailing
222 N Garden St
Suite 300 H
Visalia, CA 93291

Richard Ramos
Richard Ramos
6023 Coffee Rd. Suite A
Bakersfield, CA 93308

Michael Richardson
Michael Richardson
951 Mariners Island Blvd
Suite 300
San Mateo, CA 94404

Mark Sikich
Mark Sikich
1112 Galleria Boulevard Suite 160
Roseville, CA 95678

Eric Pailing
Eric Pailing
9423 N. Fort Washington Rd. Suite 104
Fresno, CA 93730

Michael Richardson
Michael Richardson
2100 Geng Road
Suite 210
Palo Alto, CA 94303

Anthony Masterson
Anthony Masterson
12100 Wilsure Blvd.
8th Floor
Los Angeles, CA 90025

Mark Higginbotham
Mark Higginbotham
21515 Hawthorne Blvd
Suite 200
Torrance, CA 90503

Rick Donnelly
Rick Donnelly
17901 Von Karman Ave
Suite 600
Irvine, CA 92614

Michael Richardson
Michael Richardson
4040 Civic Center Drive
Suite 200
San Rafael, CA 94903

Kathleen Covey
Kathleen Covey

San Diego, CA 92122

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