Finding True Wealth Podcast with Nick Hopwood, CFP
EP 076: Live Broadcast from Peak Global HQ on WTKA

EP 076: Live Broadcast from Peak Global HQ on WTKA

February 7, 2020

This is a unique episode - it is a recording of the live broadcast on Feb 6, 2020 at Peak Global Headquarters. Peak was featured on the Michael Spath Show on WTKA. The whole team got in on the action - hear from  Nick Hopwood, CFP® and Jim Pilat, AIF®, as well as Patti Wojcik and Gwen Smith

Peak Wealth Management is a financial planning and wealth management firm in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions so they can Retire with Confidence. 

 
EP 075: The SECURE Act

EP 075: The SECURE Act

February 5, 2020

In EP 075 of the Retire with Confidence Podcast, Nick Hopwood, CFP® and Jim Pilat, AIF® review the new SECURE Act passed by congress in December 2019. 

Peak Wealth Management is a full-service Registered Investment Advisor located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions so they can Retire with Confidence. 

 
 
EP 074: Hopwood 2020 Financial Plan

EP 074: Hopwood 2020 Financial Plan

January 22, 2020

Financial Advisor Jim Pilat, AIF® interviews Financial Advisor and CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER Nick Hopwood, CFP® about the Hopwood Family Financial Plan for 2020. The goal here is demonstrate our 100% transparent and 100% authentic approach to offering sound guidance and recommendations. Our job is to inspire you to make great decisions and we believe we need to be truly authentic and transparent. 

The 2019 Hopwood family plan looks very similar to the 2019 plan, but we did make some changes with our personal real estate properties. What is in store for you 2020 financial plan??? If you would like to go back and listen to prior years, click for 2019 and 2018 editions. 

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Peak Wealth Management helps people with their financial plans and investments and is based in Plymouth, MI. Nick Hopwood, CFP® has been in the financial advisory business since 1999 and a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER since 2005. 

EP 073: Special Guests Rich and Sue Allen

EP 073: Special Guests Rich and Sue Allen

December 26, 2019

Nick Hopwood, CFP of Peak Wealth Management, host of Finding True Wealth speaks with couple Rich and Sue Allen about their incredible life story. After working as an engineer at Ford Motor Company for 22 years, Rich heard God's call and  "semi-retired" at age 48, taking a huge pay cut with a family of seven to support. Learn about the Allen's journey from SE Michigan to China and back, including two adoptions and helping to start two churches - one in Canton and one in China.  Rich and Sue now both work at LifeChurch in Canton, MI.

Peak Wealth Management is a full-service Registered Investment Advisor and comprehensive financial planning firm located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions helping them Retire with Confidence. 

EP 072: Special Guest Seth Fisher from MGoBlog

EP 072: Special Guest Seth Fisher from MGoBlog

December 26, 2019

Nick Hopwood, CFP of Peak Wealth Management, host of Finding True Wealth speaks with Associate Editor Seth Fisher of MGoBlog on his transition to and success within the sports blog industry, as well as how transitioning from traditional publisher to blogger has affected his family's lifestyle. 

Peak Wealth Management is a comprehensive financial planning firm located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions helping them Retire with Confidence.

EP 071: Nick Hopwood’s Top 10 Things to Do Before 2020

EP 071: Nick Hopwood’s Top 10 Things to Do Before 2020

December 20, 2019

Nick Hopwood, CFP of Peak Wealth Management, host of Finding True Wealth discusses his top 10 things to do before the new year. As 2019 wraps up, consider evaluating your decisions over the past year and make sure you're taking full advantage of tax incentives, which are increasing for 2020. 

Peak Wealth Management is a full-service Registered Investment Advisor and comprehensive financial planning firm located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions helping them Retire with Confidence. 

EP 070: Meet the Manager with Ben Lavine

EP 070: Meet the Manager with Ben Lavine

December 19, 2019

Nick Hopwood, CFP of Peak Wealth Management, host of Finding True Wealth speaks with Chief Investment Officer Ben Lavine of 3D Asset Management as well as Chartered Financial Analyst working in global investment management and institutional consulting. Mr Lavine speaks with Nick about his thoughts on the market in 2019 and 2020. 

Peak Wealth Management is a full-service Registered Investment Advisor and comprehensive financial planning firm located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions helping them Retire with Confidence. 

EP 069: Meet the Manager with John Forlines III

EP 069: Meet the Manager with John Forlines III

December 6, 2019

Nick Hopwood, CFP of Peak Wealth Management, host of Finding True Wealth speaks with Behavioral Finance Professor John Forlines III of Duke University as well as portfolio manager of the Forlines Global Suite of strategies as part of the W.E. Donoghue Investment Management Family. Mr Forlines speaks with Nick about behavioral finance, as well as his thoughts on the market in 2019 and 2020. Forlines Global has been part of our UMAX program for years. 

Peak Wealth Management is a full-service Registered Investment Advisor and comprehensive financial planning firm located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions helping them Retire with Confidence. 

EP 068: Christmas Bonus Fun

EP 068: Christmas Bonus Fun

December 3, 2019

Nick Hopwood, CFP® and Jim Pilat, AIF®, of Peak Wealth Management, hosts of the Finding True Wealth Podcast have a fun chat about what to do with your Christmas Bonus, picking on Clark W Griswold in our favorite Christmas movie, "Christmas Vacation." 

Finding True Wealth now has a video edition - check it out here!

Peak Wealth Management is a full-service Registered Investment Advisor and comprehensive financial planning firm located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions helping them Retire with Confidence. 

EP 067: Disability and Medicare with Brian Vincent

EP 067: Disability and Medicare with Brian Vincent

November 14, 2019

Nick Hopwood, CFP of Peak Wealth Management, host of Finding True Wealth talks Long-Term Disability and Medicare with Brian Vincent of the Finlan Insurance Agency located in Plymouth, Mi. Brian handles the insurance needs of Peak Wealth and the Hopwood Family. 

Peak Wealth Management is a full-service Registered Investment Advisor and comprehensive financial planning firm located in Plymouth, MI. We believe by providing education and guidance, we inspire our clients to make great decisions helping them Retire with Confidence.