Category: PG&E

Life After PG&E: Surviving a Bear Market in Retirement

Anyone retiring right now has the unfortunate luck of finding themselves caught in a bear market. Many of my PG&E clients have been reaching out to me, as they’re concerned about losing their nest egg if the market doesn’t turn around. It can be difficult for a retiree to make their assets last as long

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The 10 Best Things to do Before You Leave PG&E’s Payroll

Losing your job is a catastrophic event for many folks and the people around them. Unfortunately, with the current economic situation, this could be a reality for a lot of people. While these times may seem like the lowest of lows, it is best to refrain from making abrupt decisions that could further drive you

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7 Items to Consider Before Leaving PG&E

Losing your job is a grandiose moment. Your mind is racing and you simply just don’t know how to operate. Loss of a job, especially for those with over 20 years of service,  affects the same receptors in the brain as loss of a loved one. The same  five stages of grief apply for the employee going through

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PG&E: Saving on Tax Payments with an NUA

In my many years of recruiting experience I’ve realized that taxes have a major impact on people’s decision making. It’s my job to put people in the best position for them to succeed. I’ve noticed my PG&E clients in particular are always looking for ways to maximize their tax deductions. Given the current market we

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PG&E: Stages of Retirement

Stages of Retirement Retirement planning, whether you are 20 or 60, is something we must actively plan towards annually. Yet, numerous polls and experts say the majority of Americans don’t know how much to save or the income they will need. Getting started… Your 20’s and early 30’s Everyone knows how critical starting in your

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A Deep Dive into PG&E’s Pension Plan

When I’m attempting to place a client in a specific job they almost always have questions about pension plans. Since the recent Coronavirus hysteria I’d noticed that a lot of my PG&E clients in particular have had questions about their pensions. So to try and help them out I did a deep dive and here’s

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Check Your PG&E Benefits BEFORE Checking Out a New Job

As stated in your PG&E SPD, Annual enrollment for your PG&E benefits usually occurs each fall (Ex. Oct. 24 – Nov. 15, 2019.). Before it begins, you will be mailed enrollment materials and an upfront confirmation statement reflecting your benefit coverage to the address on file. You’ll find enrollment instructions and information about your benefit

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