BlackRock CoRI, Vanguard Retirement Income Calculator and MarketWatch Retirement Planner are good retirement planning tools, according to Forbes. The best tool for the purpose depends on whether the person is still worki... More »

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A person should start planning for retirement as soon as he or she is able to earn any amount of money. Saving for retirement is especially important since the average American spends a period of about 20 years in retire... More »

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Choose a certified retirement planning adviser with proven credentials, advises CNN Money. Ask colleagues and friends for references, or search for planning advisers through the Financial Planning Association. Once you h... More »

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ING is now Voya, and offers financial planning advice and tools to prepare for retirement. It has multiple products to help people save money for retirement. During retirement, it offers legal, health, financial and life... More »

A rule of thumb in planning for retirement is that retirement income should replace 80 percent of preretirement income, according to U.S. News and World Reports. If planning an active retirement, the income should reflec... More »

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According to money.CNN.com, two of the best online sites for retirement planning are AARP.org and the United States Government site MyMoney.gov. Since AARP (formerly the Association for Advancement of Retired People) is ... More »

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A 401k plan allows employees to contribute portions of their wages to their respective individual accounts for the purpose of retirement planning. Employees work with their employers to invest in several types of 401k pl... More »

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