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Host Justin Goodbread is a serial entrepreneur, award-winning CFP® (Certified Financial Planning professional), CEPA® (Certified Exit Planning Advisor), and CVGA® (Certified Value Growth Advisor) with years of experience guiding business owners from start to exit in their business.

Sep 5, 2019

In episode 188 of Financially Simple, Justin looks at Simplified Employee Pension IRAs.

A SEP IRA allows Business Owners and the Self-Employed to contribute to their IRAs, using few nifty tricks. Justin explains why SEP IRAs are useful, the pros and cons, and when you might use one to maximize your IRA benefits.

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01:03 - SEP IRAs in All Their Coolness!

01:56 - Why Not Use a Regular IRA?

02:32 - What is a SEP IRA?

03:31 - What if You’re Self-Employed?

05:13 - Who Can Use a SEP?

07:20 - Starting a SEP

08:09 - The Pros

12:27 - The Cons

15:13 - Practical Planning Advice for SEPs

18:27 - Wrap Up




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Host Justin Goodbread, Certified Financial Planner, Certified Exit Planning Advisor, Certified Value Growth Advisor. He is a serial entrepreneur, author, speaker, educator, Investopedia Top 100 advisor, and business strategist with over 20 years of experience. Justin owns Heritage Investors LLC, a registered investment adviser with the State of Tennessee. Heritage Investors only transacts business in states where it is properly registered or is excluded or exempted from registration requirements. This material is for general information only and is not intended to provide specific advice or recommendations for individuals. To determine what is appropriate for you, please consult a qualified professional. The Financially Simple podcast provides information, guidance, and support to Small Businesses in the United States.