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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

Working after retirement: Can I still collect my Social Security?

There are many benefits to working during retirement. But factors such as your age or how much you earn may impact your Social Security. Learn more in this overview.

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Retirement Planning

Your 401(k) plan: What does it mean to have matching contributions

Matching contributions are a benefit extended by some employers to encourage employees to save for retirement.

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Your life insurance portfolio: Using cash-value life insurance as part of a tax-smart retirement plan

While there are a myriad of mediums that can help reduce your taxable income in retirement, it's smart to keep watch on how taxes will affect your income when you retire.

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Retirement Planning

Your retirement budget and retirement nest egg

Just because you've retired doesn't mean you can take your eye off the financial ball.

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Your retirement income: What you need to know when applying for social security benefits

If you're close to retiring, you're likely looking forward to Social Security checks to supplement your income. From the application steps to pay dates, get details here.

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Retirement Planning

Your retirement planning checklist

Retirement planning is a scary subject. We offer five easy tips to help you get started on a plan. While you can't plan for everything, these basics should be on everyone's checklist.

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