Complimentary Dinner at Macaroni Joe's in Amarillo, TX

Optimizing Your Tax Strategy & Surviving Market Volatility

Gain Control of Your Taxes & Keep More of Your Hard-Earned Money in Retirement


Chicken, Lasagna, or Tenderloin Medallions

Event Details

Macaroni Joe’s
1619 South Kentucky Street, Amarillo, TX 79109

Dinner Options:

– Wednesday, June 12 at 6:00 p.m.

Seating is limited. A complimentary meal will be served. There is no charge to attend!

Preparing for retirement has never seemed so challenging. Join us for a complimentary meal and enlightening presentation at Macaroni Joe’s. We will discuss the latest strategies to help preserve your assets, maximize your retirement income, reduce market risk and potentially lower your taxes.

Here’s what we’ll cover:

  • What’s changing for taxes and Social Security in 2024¹.
  • The impact of proposed changes to tax laws, market volatility and rising inflation may have on your retirement income.
  • Why taxes can be one of your biggest retirement expenses without a proper plan in place.
  • Immediate, actionable steps to protect your savings from heavy, unnecessary “retirement taxes.”
  • How you can create tax-free retirement income and potentially lower your tax bracket in retirement.
  • Ways you may be able to lock-in historically low tax rates now, before proposed tax changes go into effect.
  • Planning for longevity, inflation and future tax increases to help ensure you won’t OUTLIVE your money in retirement.
  • Social Security strategies to help minimize taxes on your benefits.
  • Tax strategies to help preserve more of your assets to create a lasting legacy for your loved ones.
  • Understanding other potential tax risks that may derail your retirement and you may be able to avoid them.

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Do you have a retirement tax strategy in place?
Don’t miss this information-packed event!


If you have an IRA, Roth, 401(k), 403(b) or any other retirement accounts, you don’t want to miss the opportunity to learn about:

  • The changing financial landscape for those approaching retirement.
  • Tips and strategies to manage your tax exposure and help increase your retirement income.
  • Understanding tax laws² and how they may impact your retirement income³.
  • How you may be able to avoid unnecessary taxation on Social Security income & maximize your benefits.
  • Planning for longevity, inflation and future tax increases.
  • How to navigate RMDs and ensure you are harvesting your assets efficiently without paying more taxes than necessary.
  • Strategies to help plan for the next market downturn and protect your assets from market volatility.
  • How to create a customized retirement income & tax minimization strategy.

These presentations are extremely popular and seating is limited. Reserve your seat today to guarantee attendance!

Meet Your Host

Hollie Gandy, Texas Retirement Solutions

Hollie Gandy-Donohue was raised in Dumas, Texas, graduated from Baylor University with a BBA in Management/Marketing and Finance and began her career in the Houston market.
Hollie returned to the Texas Panhandle to help care for her aging mother. She learned firsthand the challenges and financial issues seniors and their families face as Alzheimer’s progresses.

Hollie’s passion for educating and preparing people for their retirement years is the foundation of her businesses. She has used her experiences in the school of life to educate and prepare others in her practice. Hollie is the owner of Safe Money Solutions and Texas Retirement Solutions in Amarillo.

She is a fully committed advocate for the Insurance & Financial Advisor community. A member of NAIFA (National Association of Insurance and Financial Advisors) for twenty-two years, she has served as the NAIFA-Amarillo Area Local President. She is the Past President (2018-2019) for NAIFA-Texas, and Hollie serves on the NAIFA National Independent Advisor Task Force, Communications Council and as the Public Relations Chair for NAIFA-Texas. She has completed the NAIFA-Leadership & Life Institute (LILI). Also, as a member of the Million Dollar Round Table, her success as a female in the Financial Services Industry serves as a role model and mentor to many others.
Hollie is an active political advocate, hosting events for candidates to meet with local professionals, as well as lobbying our Congressmen in Washington and Legislators in Austin on issues related to consumer protection, such as the Elder Financial Protection Act and the Tax Reform & Jobs Act, and most recently, helped achieve wins in the 87th Texas Legislature with getting the Personal Financial Literacy Act and the Best Interest Annuity Legislation to Governor Abbott’s desk.

Hollie is active in the Amarillo community with the Senior Ambassador Coalition, Amarillo Chamber of Commerce, Make-a-Wish Association Chili Cook-Off, The 100 Club of the Texas Panhandle, and as a Dream-Team member at Trinity Fellowship Church.

Hollie met her husband at a NAIFA Conference, which produced her marriage. Hollie married Rusty Donohue who, though recently passed, still leaves an influence on their practice.. They share two children (Tami Donohue Schultz and Russ Donohue) one grandchild, Madison, one new great-grandchild Avery Nicole, as well as their Schnauzer, Inkie). Hollie is passionate advocates for NAIFA-Texas and the local chapter. This combined practice is your only stop for a financially successful retirement

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