Monthly Archives: October 2020

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Episode 71 – Things To Consider if You’re Offered an Early Retirement



Many people are being offered early retirement due to the global pandemic. But should you accept this offer?

In today’s episode, Larry Heller dives straight into the discussion about early retirement and factors to consider before you accept this, perhaps tempting, offer. He provides insightful and valuable information that will help you make a meaningful retirement decision.

In this episode, you will learn: 

  • What to consider when you are offered early retirement
  • About early retirement specifics and severance packages
  • The benefits of early retirement 
  • What will happen to your 401(k) plan if you retire early
  • What to know about social security and tax planning during early retirement 
  • And more!

Tune in now for complete advice on what to consider before retiring early! 

Resources:  Heller Wealth Management: (631) 293-2806 


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Episode 70: Avoid Litigation: A Must-Have Strategy for Employers –– With Glenn J. Franklin



If you’ve laid off an employee that you weren’t entirely satisfied with, are you legally obligated to bring them back to work? 

Today, Larry Heller is joined by Glenn J. Franklin, managing partner of Franklin, Gringer & Cohen, P.C., to answer employment-law questions, like the one above, which are particularly relevant during COVID-19. 

Glenn gives expert advice on how employers can protect themselves against litigation. He also shares what employers need to know about the new New York State Sick Leave (NYSSL) law.

In this episode, you will learn:

  • The difference between a layoff, a furlough, and termination
  • Whether employees are entitled to unemployment insurance when laid off or terminated
  • Whether employers are legally obligated to bring laid off employees back to work
  • Why employers would spare themselves a lot of grief by following the golden rule
  • The new details on NYSSL
  • And more!

Tune in to learn what goes into a solid strategy that will help protect you from litigation.

Resources:  Heller Wealth Management: (631) 293-2806 | Franklin, Gringer & Cohen, P.C.: (516) 228-3131