The Retirement Playbook with Dale Tondryk

Ep 8: Famous Movie Quotes & Retirement Planning

April 2, 2020

Think about your favorite movie quote. We all have one, right? Have you ever tried to apply a financial meaning to it? Today we’ll take seven popular movie quotes and we’ll make sense of them in terms of retirement planning.  


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Today's rundown: 

1:29 – Setting up today’s conversation.  

1:41 – Quote #1 from Robin Williams in Dead Poets Society: “Carpe Diem. Sieze the Days, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.’

3:14 – Quote #2 from Arnold Schwarzenegger in Terminator: “I’ll be back.”

4:06 – Quote #3 from When Harry Met Sally: “I’ll have what she’s having.”

5:30 – Quote #4 from The Wizard of Oz: “Toto, I have a feeling we’re not in Kansas anymore.”

6:30 – Quote #5 from Groundhog Day: “Well, what if there’s no tomorrow? There wasn’t one today.”

7:18 – Dale shares a client story showing why it’s important to get your plan in order now.

8:13 – Quote #6 from A Few Good Men: “You can’t handle the truth.”

9:14 – Quote #7 from Cool Hand Luke: “What we have here is a failure to communicate.”