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Articles to help you plan for and enjoy a stress free retirement from State Farm®.

Articles to help plan your retirement

The 3 Main Barriers Preventing Women from Preparing for Retirement

The 3 Main Barriers Preventing Women from Preparing for Retirement

Retirement for women comes with a unique set of challenges. We describe the barriers and how to overcome them.

Healthcare Costs in Retirement

Healthcare Costs in Retirement

The average medical expenses in retirement are often greater than many people realize, but planning can help mitigate the unexpected.

Facts You Need to Know About Women and Retirement

Facts You Need to Know About Women and Retirement

Women tend to earn less than men but typically live longer, leading to a gap in retirement savings. Learn how women can narrow the retirement savings gap.

Articles to help you learn about annuities

When Should You Buy an Annuity

When Should You Buy an Annuity

Many people consider an annuity when they’re approaching retirement. But is that the best age to buy an annuity? We review how annuities fit into every life stage.

How Do Annuities Work

How Do Annuities Work

An annuity provides a way to receive a paycheck for the rest of your life. State Farm agents share how annuities work and how it can fit into your retirement plan.

Choosing an Annuity That’s Right for You

Choosing an Annuity That’s Right for You

Three types of annuities. Find out how they are different and which fits your needs.

Articles to help live a stress free retirement

Good Reasons to Keep Working After Retirement

Good Reasons to Keep Working After Retirement

The most common occupations that seniors take after retirement tend towards part time, flexible schedules. Here are some reasons why you should consider working after retirement.

5 Ways to Help Your Retirement Savings Go Further

5 Ways to Help Your Retirement Savings Go Further

If you suspect you haven't saved enough, it's time for strategic retirement planning.

Give Back on Good Neighbor Day

Give Back on Good Neighbor Day

Find out how you can give back on Good Neighbor Day with these ideas from your good neighbor State Farm®.

Calculators

Calculate Estimated Taxes on Retirement Income

Calculate Estimated Taxes on Retirement Income

You have a good amount saved up, but what will taxes and inflation do to your nest egg? Find out how much your savings is worth with this calculator.

Future Value Retirement Savings Calculator

Future Value Retirement Savings Calculator

This calculator can help you determine how much savings you will have for retirement based on what you have now and will add in the future.

Are You Better Off Paying Down Debt or Investing?

Are You Better Off Paying Down Debt or Investing?

This calculator may help you decide if paying off what you owe, or investing your money and letting it grow, is the right strategies to meet your financial goals.

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