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Truly free financial planning seminars

Posted on 03/26/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Money & Work | Ohio Truly free financial planning seminar Facing an increasingly complex financial landscape, retirement planning and financial decision-making are becoming more daunting than ever. Although we’re all bombarded with offers for help — especially if you have sizable savings — Cincinnati folks of all means tell us they want and need accurate and unbiased information to help them navigate their own path toward a comfortable retirement. Join us for a free — absolutely no strings involved — interactive seminar in one of …

Truly free financial planning seminars in May

Posted on 02/18/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Money & Work | Ohio In an increasingly complex landscape, financial planning and decision-making are becoming more daunting than ever. Although we’re all bombarded with offers for help — especially if you have sizable savings — Cincinnati folks of all means tell us they want and need accurate and unbiased information to get ready for the future. Join us for a free — absolutely no strings attached — interactive seminar in one of two Cincinnati locations in May. We promise no sales, no solicitations and …

Take Control of Your Future

Posted on 02/15/2014 by | AARP Ohio | Comments

Events | Money & Work | Ohio You’re invited to come learn how to get Ready for Retirement Many Boomers still are struggling to recover from the Great Recession, while others are slowly starting to rebuild their financial security. The rocky economy, continuing uncertainty in the job market, reduced savings, stock market losses and lower home values have combined to shake confidence in an ability to retire with adequate resources. AARP sees that Americans are facing complex financial planning processes and an evolving set of investment and …

Make Retirement Planning a Priority in 2014

Posted on 12/25/2013 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Money & Work | Wisconsin New Year’s resolutions are the promises we make to ourselves so we can enjoy better, happier and healthier lives both now and in retirement. Thinking about retirement can be overwhelming. Am I saving enough? When can I afford to stop working? How long will my money last? With these three steps, we’ve made it easy to achieve a New Year’s resolution that can get you to the retirement you want: Evaluate your overall financial picture. Use AARP’s free Retirement Calculator …

AARP Introduces Free Health Care Costs Calculator for Retirement Planning

Posted on 11/25/2013 by | AARP Arkansas | Comments

Arkansas | Health & Wellbeing | Press FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Monday, November 25, 2013 CONTACT: AARP Media Relations 202-434-2560, media@aarp.org, @AARPMedia  AARP Introduces Free Health Care Costs Calculator for Retirement Planning Only One Third of Americans Close to Retirement Age Have Taken Steps to Save for Major Expense  WASHINGTON, DC – Today, AARP launched a free online Health Care Costs Calculator, a major addition to their Ready for Retirement suite of planning tools.  In a survey accompanying the release of the calculator, AARP found that just one …

Don’t Leave Your Retirement Well-Being to Chance

Posted on 10/30/2013 by | AARP Wisconsin | Comments

Money & Work | Wisconsin It’s no secret the retirement security landscape looks much different today than it did even a few years ago. We can no longer rely solely on traditional defined benefit pension plans for a stable income in retirement. This means our retirement well-being increasingly depends on our personal bank accounts and other savings, like 401ks.  Yet despite this shift, the 2013 Retirement Confidence Survey by the Employee Benefit Research Institute (EBRI) tells us that only a little over half of workers age 50+ …