Retirement Resources President, Dave Boike Talks About The Heartbreaking Reality Of Millions Who Have To Raid Their Retirement Plans To Put Food On The Table.

Retirement Resources President and Investment Advisor, Dave Boike, talks about how so many Americans who have diligently saved to make their retirement years comfortable are now having to raid their retirement accounts for basic necessities. He also acknowledges one bright spot, penalty free withrawals.

Auburn Hills, MI — August 29, 2020— Dave Boike, President of Retirement Resources and co-author of The Ultimate Success Guide with Brian Tracy published a new blog post on the company website entitled, “From Retirement Plan To Pandemic Survival Plan,” in which Mr. Boike acknowledges the unexpected challenges everyone is facing due to COVID-19.

Boike writes, “If anyone had told me a year ago that people – among them some of my clients – would be forced to raid their retirement plans in order to put food on the table or to cover basic necessities, I would have rolled my eyes at the ridiculous notion.” He goes on to add, “But, here we are. And that is what is happening all around the country. In the midst of record-breaking job loss and unemployment, people who have diligently saved with the goal of making their retirement years comfortable are scrambling to cover basic necessities.” He states, “It’s heartbreaking to see this happen.”

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About Dave Boike

Dave is a well-known financial educator, co-author of The Ultimate Success Guide with Brian Tracy, author of High Tide and contributing author of 21st Century Wealth.  For over 30 years, Dave has been teaching investors age 55+ how to preserve their assets, increase their income, and reduce income taxes. He has taught Retirement Planning Classes at Michigan State University, Wayne State University and Oakland Community College.

For over 4 years, Dave was featured on NBC25 every weeknight at 6PM, discussing the daily market wrap-up. Many area retirees have used Dave’s advice to enjoy a financially independent retirement.

Dave is a Chartered Financial Consultant, a designation awarded only to the most experienced advisors who have completed a 10-course program of study, through the American College in Pennsylvania, focusing on Tax, Investment, Risk Management, Retirement and Estate Planning.  He is an approved Member of the International Association of Registered Financial Planners, the Society of Financial Service Professionals.  As a strong advocate of education, Dave recently spoke at The Michigan Association of CPA’s, and has taught retirement planning classes at Michigan State Education Center, Wayne State University, and Oakland Community College

Dave’s latest book, High Tide, A Practical Guide for Affluent Retirees to Protect, Profit and Prosper from the Coming Storm, talks specifically on the important challenges retirees are facing today and some new cutting-edge solutions to address those challenges.  He teaches you in this easy to read book how to take the steps necessary to achieve your successful retirement.

Dave is Managing Member and Chief Compliance Officer of Retirement Resources, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisory Firm. Every year, since 2011, Retirement Resources has been awarded the 5 Star Wealth Manager of Michigan, which is only given to the top 7% of advisory firms.

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