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"Callahan Financial Planning, an independent financial planning and investment management company based in Omaha, is celebrating the end of a major expansion and new, larger office space – as it marches toward five years of impressive growth." 
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These are some excellent tips for dealing with ongoing market volatility. Our favorite: Look away. Ignore the daily swings in markets and focus on your long-term goals.
The recent market volatility is enough to make even seasoned investors feel like ping-pong balls. How to keep your head when stocks fall more than 200 points one day, only to gain that and more the next.
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If structured with appropriate planning, reverse mortgages can be a valuable component of your retirement plan.
As more people enter retirement with modest savings and no private pension, they are going to need some of the equity they have built up in their homes.
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"After 30 years of teaching risk management, I have concluded that most people just don’t understand insurance". A succinct tutorial in insurance management from an expert in this field.
After 30 years of teaching risk management, I have concluded that most people just don’t understand insurance.
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A longevity annuity can guard against running out of money from living longer than you expected. This may be an option for you in certain retirement-savings plans at work. But as with most annuities, caution and planning should be used prior to making an election.
That's what 'longevity annuities' promise, but think twice before buying one.
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Concerned about your investment holdings in politically uncertain regions? Our President, William Callahan CFP®, provides some analysis and insight for the average investor.
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For most Americans, transportation is the second highest household expense after housing. This suggests we should be giving serious thought to our transportation needs as we plan for our retirement.
Few people think about the potential challenges of getting around town when their ability to drive declines with age.
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A significant milestone in the emergence of passive/ indexed funds in the fixed income markets.
With investors pulling dollars from Pimco Total Return Fund, a pair of Vanguard Group bond funds can claim the crown as the new 'bond king.'
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"Do we keep betting on individual stocks because we genuinely think we’re the exception? Or do we keep jumping from stock to stock because we like the way it makes us feel?" We suspect its the latter. Our behavioral flaws induce us towards such risky behavior.
The improbability of beating a market index with individual stock picks is irrefutable. If you choose to ignore that fact, you should at least understand why.
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ETFs are widely recommended for their lower fees and tax efficiency. However, "ETF managed portfolios" give up on these traditional strengths in search for higher returns.
Portfolios of ETFs managed by specialists are becoming popular investments. But some question their value.
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How to make the most of large swings in the stock and other financial markets?

A behavioral finance solution might be found in an Odysseus Agreement, and may improve your chances of earning Buffett-like returns: http://ow.ly/ANaT1
individuals do not necessarily act rationally and in their self-interest when investing. Analysis from fee-only financial planners in Omaha, Nebraska, Callahan
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Where does your company fall in this first-of-its-kind ranking of corporate retirement plans?
A first-of-its-kind ranking of 401(k) plans at the 250 biggest companies in the U.S. found that ConocoPhillips and Abbott Laboratories are among those that provide the most lucrative retirement benefits. Among the least generous are Facebook Inc., Amazon.com Inc. and Whole Foods Market Inc. The natural-foods grocer offers a maximum contribution of $152 annually.
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Omaha's Fee-Only Financial Planners
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Headquartered in Omaha, NE, Callahan Financial Planning Company is a Nebraska Registered Investment Adviser that provides Fee-Only Financial Planning and Investment Management Services. As a legal fiduciary, Callahan Financial Planning applies the highest standard of care available to clients when providing financial advise to individuals. 

Learn more about our unique approach at our website.
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402-341-2000
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3157 Farnam Street Suite 7111 Omaha, NE 68131 USA