Financial Survival for Retirement ®Make the most out of every dollar saved for retirement
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financial retirement class

Upcoming Class

Future class dates to be announced soon!

Are you financially ready for retirement? If you are retired or nearing retirement, there is much that you need to know and understand to create the retirement plan of your dreams. Financial Survival for Retirement® helps you understand the fundamental principles of financial planning in retirement. You’ll learn how to better manage and control your investments, increase your monthly income, avoid unnecessary estate taxes, and get information on basic tax reduction strategies.

For more information or to enroll, call: 865-974-0150

Future class dates to be announced soon!
Questions? Call 865-974-0150

*In order to receive the couple's discount, you must register by calling the University of Tennessee at 865-974-0150.

Topics Covered

  • NEW: Discuss Key Provisions from the Tax Cuts & Jobs Act and its Impact on Tax Planning
  • Create a Retirement Plan in These Uncertain Economic Times
  • Increase Income Certainty in Retirement
  • Plan for the Threat of Healthcare Catastrophe
  • Protect Your Life’s Savings from Investment Mistakes
  • Reduce Taxes on IRA/401K Distributions
  • Maximize Social Security Income
  • Understand Common Mistakes Made with Trusts, Wills, & Powers-of-Attorney

About the Instructor

Jim Brogan is a well-known financial educator, author, and talk-show host. Every weekend, Jim hosts “More Living with Jim Brogan,” East Tennessee’s leading resource for citizens over age 50 and NewTalk 98.7’s number one weekend show.

Named the 2011 National Advisor of the Year by Senior Market Advisor Magazine, Jim is a highly sought-after instructor. He has trained hundreds of advisors across the country on the complex rules for IRA/401k distributions. Because of his extensive knowledge and experience, Jim is recognized as one of the nation’s top experts on the IRS’s complex rules governing retirement account distributions.

Jim holds his MBA from the University of Tennessee. He is a Certified Estate and Trust Specialist (CES), a Certified Retirement Financial Advisor (CRFA), and President/Founder of Brogan Financial, an SEC Registered Investment Advisory firm. Jim lives in Knoxville with his wife, Dee Dee, and two children.

“Fantastic course! Instructor was great! Gave a very balanced view on all material. Would highly recommend to anyone! Terrific way to be more informed and prepared for retirement.”