Jun 12, 2017
My guest today is Benjamin Brandt, all the way from Bismark in North Dakota. He's the host of the popular podcast Retirement Starts Today Radio podcast and blog.
Benjamin is a Certified Financial Planner and Founder/President of Capital City Wealth Management. He's also an Iraqi combat veteran having served in the North Dakota Army National Guard for 8 years, including a 15 month deployment to Iraq in 2003.
As a retirement planning expert, he's featured in The Huffington Post, CNBC.com, Forbes, Business Insider, ClarkHoward.com, and many others.
In this episode, we talk about Benjamin's Retirement-Ready Blueprint, how to choose a suitable retirement age, how to prioritise different goals in later life, and extreme levels of checking with choosing your own financial planner.
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