Economic Commentary

Podcast: Helping your business owner clients navigate current economic pressures

June 24, 2024
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Key Takeaways:

A recent Nationwide Retirement Insights® survey on Economic Pressures revealed that 62% of retirement aged (60-65) business owners rated current conditions in the U.S. economy as fair or poor. Financial professionals have a unique opportunity to be the consultative support that their business owner clients are looking for and need when it comes to guidance on retirement planning, succession planning, and other additional solutions for their business.

Drawing from our recent survey, Nationwide’s Chief Economist, Kathy Bostjancic and President of Nationwide Corporate Solutions, JJ Perez, discuss the current economic pressures felt by business owners and how financial professionals can be a valuable business partner.

Some of the topics discussed in the podcast include:

    • General view of the economy
    • Labor market
    • Succession planning
    • Interest rate outlook



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