Retirement & Planning
Planning for Retirement
Whether you have 30 years until you retire or you're already retired, we have products to help you build and maintain your income for when you'll need it most. You can always use our calculator to see just how you're doing and whether to explore other options.
Retirement is more than ten years away
We’ll help you create a long-term investment strategy, using IRAs and other retirement-appropriate vehicles. At this stage, we’ll help you make sure you’re saving properly and that your investments are well diversified.
You're planning to retire within ten years
With retirement looming on the horizon, your Financial Advisor will analyze your portfolio and work with you in making any adjustments if you need to catch up to stay on target.
You've arrived at the year of your retirement
You’ve saved and sacrificed for retirement, and now it’s here. At this point, you'll need to make some very big decisions: When to start taking Social Security payments, when and how to roll over your 401(k) and above all, when to start receiving distributions from your retirement account. We can provide you with the information you need in order to make these decisions.
You're in retirement with increasing assets
Now you've retired and you have the good fortune of increasing assets in your retirement account. Your Financial Advisor will help you manage these assets and help you find valuable resources if you need to create a plan for passing your wealth on to your heirs.
You're in retirement with decreasing assets
You've retired on target with enough funds to provide a comfortable level of income, but you have unexpected costs, such as elder care for your parents or support for your post-college children. Your Financial Advisor can help you create an approach to meet your changing needs.
|Age to receive full Social Security benefits|
|Year of birth||Full retirement age|
|1955||66 and 2 months|
|1956||66 and 4 months|
|1957||66 and 6 months|
|1958||66 and 8 months|
|1959||66 and 10 months|
|1960 and later||67|
|Note: People who were born on January 1 of any year should refer to the previous year.|