The Jentner Blog

How Should Investors Prepare for the Impending August 2 Debt-Ceiling Deadline?

Are you concerned about the ability of Congress and the President to reach an agreement to raise the Federal debt ceiling by August 2? Listen to this short, two-and-a-half-minute recording of my recent interview on 640 AM WHLO to find out. [hana-flv-player video="http://jentner.com/wp-content/uploads/2011.07.25-Bruce-on-WHLO.flv" width="400" height="28" description="" player="2" autoload="true" autoplay="false" loop="false" autorewind="true" /] To download the above audio recording directly, please...
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The Fed Recently Downgraded the U.S. Economic Outlook – How Should You React?

During his June 27 broadcast on 640 WHLO, Jim Albright asked Bruce Jentner, president of Jentner Wealth Management, for his thoughts. “Last week, the Wall Street Journal reported the Federal Reserve downgraded their assessment of the U.S. economy but gave no indication they intend to take new steps to boost growth and jobs. Bruce, is this a cause for concern?”Continue reading
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Thinking of Relying on Social Security in Retirement?

Planning for retirement and relying on Social Security to make ends meet? If you plan to live past the year 2036, you may want to change your plan. Recently, Social Security and Medicare trustees warned that the trust funds for the nation's two biggest benefit programs will soon be depleted, and those younger than 58 will not reap their benefits....
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Market Prognosticators: Should You Heed Their Advice?

Having trouble determining if you should listen to the optimistic or pessimistic market prognostications, from those claiming to be in the know? Listen to this short, two-and-a-half-minute recording of my recent interview on 640 AM WHLO to find out. [hana-flv-player video="http://jentner.com/wp-content/uploads/2011.04.25-Bruce-on-WHLO.flv" width="400" height="28" description="" player="2" autoload="true" autoplay="false" loop="false" autorewind="true" /] To download the above audio recording directly, please click here.
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Jentner Wealth Management Is A Top-Performing Firm In Northeast Ohio

Jentner Wealth Management received top rankings again this week and was named the 18th largest money manager in Northeast Ohio by Crain’s Cleveland Business in The Book of Lists. The second largest firm in Akron, Ohio, with $186 million under management, they achieved a 20.9 percent increase in assets from 2009 to 2010. While some of the largest firms have...
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Need Motivation to Save More for Retirement?

Studies show you are not alone if you are having a hard time summoning the willpower to delay gratification today to promote a more comfortable retirement down the road. This can be hard to do, especially if retirement appears to be a long way off. To help combat this problem, Stanford University put together a team of computer scientists, psychologists,...
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