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The day will come when you are unable, or unwilling, to work. How can you ensure your golden days are spent doing the things that matter to you instead of barely subsisting? In a world where social security and corporate pensions appear to be in an inevitable slide toward obsolesce, the key is disciplined and intelligent retirement planning. Don't worry - we're here to help! Retirement planning is as simple as creating a plan and sticking to it, through markets ups, downs, depressions, recessions, and anything else an uncertain world can throw at you. To get started, take a moment to read these resources.
  1. Building Wealth - Making and Saving Money
  2. IRA and 401k Accounts
  3. More Retirement Articles and Resources

Building Wealth - Making and Saving Money

Fountain pen and newspaper

As famed financial author Napoleon Hill said nearly a century ago, all investing must begin with the savings habit. Unless you win the lottery or inherit a few hundred million dollars, knowing how to put aside money is the foundation of your long-term plans. These articles on making and saving money can help you get off to a good start.

IRA and 401k Accounts

Gold Coin Dripping from Gold Faucet

The cornerstone of retirement planning are the various IRA and 401k accounts available to you. We'll cover contribution limits, ways to avoid extra taxes and early withdrawal fees, which is better, the Roth IRA or 401k, and much more.

More Retirement Articles and Resources

Retired Gentleman

Retirement planning is a lot like building a house; you need to start with a foundation. That's the hardest part (have you ever noticed how it seems like it takes a construction crew months to push dirt around and then a building sprouts up over night?) Grab a cup of coffee and join us for some free information by browsing through these pages or printing them and reading in your favorite, comfortable chair. After you've covered the basics, these retirement resources will give you a different perspective and some thoughts you may not have considered.

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