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SoundPath Through Retirement Radio Show
Ben and Matt help you find your path to a sound retirement, every Saturday at 7 and 10 AM on KIRO-FM 97.3.

About the Show

How would it sound to have an effective retirement plan? One that’s in harmony with your retirement goals and dreams? Ben Koval, the founder and president of SoundPath Retirement Strategies, and his associate, Matt Lybarger, share their experience and know-how in the “SoundPath through Retirement” radio/podcast show. Each episode is designed to explain the sometimes-confusing world of retirement planning through easy-to-understand discussion of key issues, interesting anecdotes and valuable recommendations. As licensed fiduciaries, Ben and Matt are dedicated to helping listeners make informed decisions about the important things to know about retirement planning.

Listen to SoundPath Through Retirement

Even when it’s not Saturday, you can stream all of our past shows on demand below as Ben Koval and Matt Lybarger take listeners through strategies that can help them find a safe, sound, comfortable retirement.

Your Hosts

President and Founder

Benjamin J. Koval, MBA, CFP®

Benjamin J. Koval founded SoundPath Retirement more than a decade ago with a goal to use his experience to give pre-retirees and retirees a better chance at achieving their post-career dreams. He holds his MBA, his CFP® designation and a Series 65 registration, giving him the ability to help clients in nearly every aspect of their lives with holistic financial plans. Ben places his family above everything in his life and believes each person who walks through the doors of SoundPath Retirement Strategies deserves the same treatment. He welcomes them with open arms, and he will always put their needs first. In his free time, Ben enjoys playing recreational basketball. He is also active in his community, volunteering at his church and coaching youth sports teams.

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Investment Advisor Representative

Matt Lybarger

Matt Lybarger is a Series 65-registered investment advisor representative with SoundPath Retirement and has more than 10 years of experience as a business consultant in the technology and medical sectors. He also has his master’s in theology as well as an executive MBA in finance and advanced corporate level strategy with a focus on mergers and acquisitions. He is a natural outside-the-box thinker, which lends itself perfectly to his abilities as a financial advisor with us at SoundPath Retirement. He’s extremely passionate about finding a custom solution to any problem that might arise with a client, and he looks forward to each opportunity to address a new issue. In Matt’s spare time, he enjoys playing music, golfing, riding his motorcycle and watching Seattle sports.

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Want to hear Ben and Matt answer your question on SoundPath Through Retirement? Ask it right here in our form! Chances are, you aren’t alone, and Ben looks forward to every opportunity to help his clients solve their unique problems. Then, tune in to KIRO-97.3 every Saturday at 7 and 10 AM to hear Ben cover yours and other pressing financial questions!

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