"Ed Slott's Retirement Rescue!" aired on public television stations such as KCET, WGBH and KQED in 2014. As of 2016, Slott produced an updated program titled "Ed Slott's Retirement Road Map," which also airs on public television stations.
"Ed Slott's Retirement Rescue" provided financial advice to Americans looking to protect their retirement savings. Slott specifically addresses five threats to retirement accounts: taxes, risk, saving money, uncertainty and inactivity. The program followed the Slott formula of incorporating humor, personal stories and detailed portions of the tax code to make its points. Slott's financial advice is available from his company, Ed Slott and Company, LLC, of which the public television specials are a part.
Slott is a well-respected figure in the financial industry, contributing to "The New York Times," "Wall Street Journal," NBC, NPR and CNN, among other outlets. He founded the IRA Leadership Program and Ed Slott's Elite IRA Advisor Group to help financial institutions and experts become leaders in the IRA marketplace.