Breaking Stigmas and Improving Mental Health with Ariana Mufson (Ep. 114)

Breaking Stigmas and Improving Mental Health with Ariana Mufson (Ep. 114)

Many people trivialize mental health because they forget it can affect all areas of their lives, including their physical and financial well-being. Others hesitate to seek help because of the associated stigmas. Join Peter Raskin and guest Ariana Mufson, LICSW, CST, Psychotherapist, in their efforts to normalize, and even prioritize, mental well-being. Today’s episode explores …

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Nine Financial Resolutions: An Essential Checklist from a Financial Planner (Ep. 113)

Nine Financial Resolutions: An Essential Checklist from a Financial Planner (Ep. 113)

Are you always thinking about reviewing your finances but never seem to get it done? Join us in taking nine New Year’s Resolutions that will help you evaluate and organize your current financial situation. As a financial planner, Peter Raskin shares nine financial resolutions that he will be working on in 2024, along with his …

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Year-End Reflections & Personal Stories From the Raskin Planning Group Team (Ep. 112)

Year-End Reflections & Personal Stories From the Raskin Planning Group Team (Ep. 112)

One of the goals of this podcast is to help listeners get to know our team better. As days grow shorter and holiday lights fill the darkness, it’s the perfect time to hear from the Raskin Planning Group team and reflect on the past 12 months! Join Peter Raskin as he interviews his colleagues Alex …

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Mastering Year-Round Tax Planning: Strategies for a Financially Savvy Year-End (Ep. 111)

Mastering Year-Round Tax Planning: Strategies for a Financially Savvy Year-End (Ep. 111)

The clock is ticking, days are getting shorter and cooler, and it is hard to believe that Thanksgiving and Christmas are just around the corner. But from a financial perspective, we have less than two months to do tax planning, so what should you be thinking about? In this episode, Peter Raskin discusses the importance …

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The Similarities Between Traveling and Financial Planning (Ep. 110)

The Similarities Between Traveling and Financial Planning (Ep. 110)

One of the most important aspects of achieving our financial goals is having a clear vision of what you want to accomplish. And just like a travel journey, without a clear goal, it is easy to get distracted, lose motivation, and make poor decisions. However, setting a goal is not enough. You also need to …

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The Rise And Fall Of Inflation (Ep. 109) 

The Rise And Fall Of Inflation (Ep. 109) 

Feel like you’re always paying more? In this insightful episode, Peter Raskin explains inflation, examining its recent rise and breaking down its impacts on society. He challenges the common belief that inflation affects everyone the same way, shedding light on its distinct impacts across various income levels. In this episode, Peter dives into: Strategies for …

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How to Choose the Right Retirement Plan for Your Business (Ep. 107)

How to Choose the Right Retirement Plan for Your Business (Ep. 107)

Think a retirement plan is just another checkbox? Think again. In this episode, Peter Raskin gives us a deep dive into retirement plan options that fit businesses of all sizes. From 401(k) plans with profit-sharing to traditional 401(k)s and SIMPLE IRAs, Peter explains how flexibility and customization are key to achieving both business and employee …

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From Working Boots to Business Suits with Larry DiCara (Ep. 106)

From Working Boots to Business Suits with Larry DiCara (Ep. 106)

How has Boston’s transformation from a hub of blue-collar workers to a hotspot for white-collar specialists impacted its people, identity, and economic dynamics? In this episode, Peter Raskin chats with Larry DiCara, a seasoned real estate lawyer and former Boston city councilor, about the profound shifts Boston has experienced over the years. During their discussion, …

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Boys Town: A History of Hope and Healing for Troubled Youth with Aric Johnson (Ep. 105)

Boys Town: A History of Hope and Healing for Troubled Youth with Aric Johnson (Ep. 105)

Family plays a pivotal role in shaping young lives, extending a guiding hand that leads troubled youth towards a brighter future. Not every child has access to a supportive family and unconditional love, but every child deserves it. Boys Town’s mission is to give troubled youth the opportunity to get the right kind of care, …

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