ANCHOR LEAD: Are your finances keeping you up at night? Do you have enough to live the life your want… either now, or after retirement? Brian Osuch finds out there is a way to ease your way through these overwhelming questions. (:60)
SCRIPT: Newsbreak, I'm Brian Osuch. Planning your financial future can often seem quite complex and confusing. That's why Prudential's Caroline Feeney says it's a good idea to break it down into smaller - easier to understand pieces…
CUT: (Feeney) Get a clear picture of your current financial situation. And you can do that, by simply taking an inventory of your current income, your debt and your expenses.
SCRIPT: A big step in the right direction is choosing a financial professional who can provide guidance on how to set goals…
CUT: (Feeney) We found in a recent study that we conducted at Prudential, that 65% of Americans don't work with a financial advisor. But for those who do, they feel significantly more confident about their ability to achieve their financial goals.
SCRIPT: 80% of those working with a financial advisor believe they make better decisions, and that help isn't hard to find…
CUT: (Feeney) At Prudential, we have an easy tool to help find a local financial professional, and that's through Prudential.com/YourFinancialFuture.
SCRIPT: For more, visit Prudential.com/YourFinancialFuture. That's Newsbreak from Prudential.
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