The SECURE Act went into effect on January 1, 2020; the CARES Act was signed into law on March 27, 2020. Both received bipartisan support. It is critical to understand how the changes from these acts will impact your clients' retirements and estate plans going forward and the opportunities available. Any previous advice given is most likely outdated. You’ll need to be equipped with the right knowledge to have better control as you navigate clients through misconceptions or incorrect information. Those with IRA trusts will be significantly affected and need to plan as soon as possible before the unexpected happens.
Carlos Dias Jr. is a financial adviser, public speaker, and president of Dias Wealth LLC in Orlando, Florida, offering strategic financial planning services to business owners, executives, retirees, and professional athletes.
Carlos is a nationally syndicated columnist for Kiplinger and has contributed, been featured, or quoted in over 100 publications, including Forbes, MarketWatch, Bloomberg, CNBC, The Wall Street Journal, U.S. News & World Report, USA Today, and several others. He's also been interviewed on various radio and television stations. Carlos is trilingual, fluent in both Portuguese and Spanish.