Retirement Planning

Retirement Planning

Is Your Retirement Income Recession-Proof?

It’s been 10 years since the Great Recession of 2008, which means had a whole decade to correct our financial missteps of the past, right? Some alarming stats say otherwise. Learn more about ways to protect and grow your retirement income during the good times and the bad at the Financial Freedom Studio.

The Time is Now

The decisions you make during your working years will impact your ability to maintain your desired lifestyle in the future. That's why it's critical to arm yourself with as much information as possible as you approach retirement. It’s also important to consider how you’ll make the shift from earning and saving to generating income that can last as long as your retirement does.

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Increases To 401(k) And IRA Contributions Inspire A Closer Look At Personal Retirement Savings

Changes to the U.S. tax code are another great reason to take a closer look at your personal retirement savings efforts. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Seeking Investment Opportunities For Beginners

For many Americans that have worked hard to save, investing their wealth in the stock market can sound risky. Sara Sanford exposes how failing to invest can actually be even riskier, and offers steps beginning investors can take to minimize risk while generating investment income. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Beyond The Wage Gap - Financial Feminism

Many of us have heard about the wage gap, but the less discussed retirement income gap can be just as influential. The women who start taking steps today to protect and grow their wealth can change the story of women in retirement. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

What To Do If A Recession Hits As You’re Headed Into Retirement

Experts say we're likely to see another recession by 2020. Jean Chatzky shares her thoughts on how you can prepare, while also continuing to live your life. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

Five Ways The New Congress’ Retirement Agenda Should Inform Your Retirement Planning

With the new Congress underway, forthcoming action, or continued inaction, may be relevant to some of the decisions you will make as you plan your retirement. Former Acting Secretary of Labor Seth Harris shares five tips on how retirement policy could affect your future plans. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

How Annuities Can Support Family Goals

Think annuities are just for retirement? Think again! Jean Chatzky shares her take on how annuities can help pave the way to accomplishing your family goals. Learn more at the Financial Freedom Studio.

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