Rick Barnett, Certified Estate Planning Professional

Rick Barnett, Certified Estate Planning Professional

President, Barnett Financial and Tax

Rick Barnett is president and founder of Barnett Financial & Tax, a one-stop financial hub for clients in Michigan and beyond. He hosts the Barnett Financial Hour radio show and often serves as a source on local TV news stations. His professional designations include Certified Estate Planning Professional (CEPP), Masters of Estate Preservation (MEP) and Christian Financial Consultant and Advisor (CFCA). He serves the community through board participation and charitable service for more than 20 organizations.

Phone: 800.425.7044 | Website: www.bftwealth.com

How to Retire Well During Difficult Times
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How to Retire Well During Difficult Times

When the financial environment is challenging (like now), it’s important to plan ahead and avoid some all-too-common retirement mistakes.
April 11, 2021
To Maximize Your Social Security Benefits, First Do Your Homework
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To Maximize Your Social Security Benefits, First Do Your Homework

When to claim Social Security is a big question, but it is not the only one you will need to answer to get the most out of your benefits.
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A Retirement Plan Requires Strong Legs to Stand On
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A Retirement Plan Requires Strong Legs to Stand On

If your retirement "stool" has only two legs (Social Security and personal savings), they'd better be extra sturdy. Be sure to shore them up with stro…
August 2, 2019
Start Early and Keep Building Good Money-Management Habits
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Start Early and Keep Building Good Money-Management Habits

Many parents just wing it with their finances. They may be getting away with it for now, but their kids likely won't. So, here's how parents can help …
September 17, 2018