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Articles to Help With Your Retirement Planning

Articles to help with your retirement planning from State Farm®.
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.

Women Retirement

Women Retirement

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

3 Steps to Roll Over Your 401(k) to a Traditional IRA

3 Steps to Roll Over Your 401(k) to a Traditional IRA

Follow this simple rollover process to continue building your retirement savings.

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.

Retirement Accounts: Overview and Compare

Retirement Accounts: Overview and Compare

Robust retirement plans with a variety of investments can help you reach your retirement savings goals. Find out which options are right for you.

Your Retirement Checklist. Steps to Take If You Are Close to Retiring

Your Retirement Checklist. Steps to Take If You Are Close to Retiring

Retirees are redefining what it means to be retired. If you're within five years of retirement, here are steps to take now to help attain the lifestyle you want in the future.

Qualities in a Financial Professional

Qualities in a Financial Professional

4 important traits to seek out in a financial professional.

You Don't Need To Be A Retirement Investing Expert

You Don't Need To Be A Retirement Investing Expert

Saving for retirement is one of the smartest decisions you can make, but it may feel out of reach if you haven’t invested before. Paul Mele, Head of Participant Engagement for BlackRock’s Defined Contribution Group, discusses how you can plan with a few simple guideposts.

How Are Genx and Millennials Saving for retirement?

How Are Genx and Millennials Saving for retirement?

You don’t have to save like your parents. If you’re decades away from post-work years, 4 new approaches can help you gain sought-after financial security.

Should I Consider an Annuity?

Should I Consider an Annuity?

Many people have questions about annuities. State Farm Agent Sammy Yim is here to help answer them.

Cashing Out Your 401(k)

Cashing Out Your 401(k)

Considering a pre-retirement 401(k) withdrawal? Read this first to help decide.

Possible Options for Your 401(k)s From Previous Employers

Possible Options for Your 401(k)s From Previous Employers

Workers don't stay at one employer anymore, so know what to do with your 401(k).

Ready to Retire? 5 Questions to Ask

Ready to Retire? 5 Questions to Ask

Making the decision to retire is a big one - here's how to know if you're ready.

Increase Investment Literacy to Help Plan for Retirement

Increase Investment Literacy to Help Plan for Retirement

It's wise to be ready to adjust your retirement investments to meet the needs of your post-working years.

Retirement or College: How to Save for Both

Retirement or College: How to Save for Both

It doesn’t have to be an either-or, but there are important considerations to review.

Will You Have Enough Saved by Retirement Age?

Will You Have Enough Saved by Retirement Age?

You know you need to save, but how much? Estimate your future retirement income.