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Retirement planning

Social Security. Tax deferred benefits. IRAs. Get the facts you need to understand your retirement options with the articles and videos in this section.
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Retirement Planning

Annuity payment options

If you're considering an annuity, here's an outline of some of the different ways you can have it pay out.

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Retirement Planning

Why you may want to consider senior life insurance

Do you still need life insurance once you achieve retirement? The answer depends on your overall financial picture and family circumstances.

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Understanding the difference between a pension plan and a 401(k) plan

Pension plans, which are funded by your employer, are increasingly being replaced by 401(k) plans, which are employee-funded. Learn how these plans work and what they mean for your retirement.

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Financial considerations for seniors

Is your financial situation still working for you as your get older? What about for your aging parents or grandparents? Here are three things to keep in mind as you and your loved ones get older.

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What is a fixed annuity?

Annuities are relatively common as part of some long-term retirement plans, but can be a bit confusing to understand.

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5 essential plans for retirement

Does the mention of retirement leave you confused? Understand what options you have for retirement savings by reading this overview. It can help you determine which plan is right for you.

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Boosting your retirement planning confidence with annuities

A high-level overview of the types of annuities available and how they can be used for retirement.

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