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A secure, comfortable retirement is every worker’s dream. It’s never too early to start planning your retirement. And now because we’re living longer, healthier lives, we can expect to spend more time in retirement than our parents and grandparents. Achieving the dream of a secure, comfortable retirement is much easier when you plan your finances.
Plan your Retirement – Department of Labor Retirement Toolkit
Use these sites for comprehensive retirement planning tools:
Resources for Aging Adults
If you can’t find your resource above, you can call the United Way 211 line 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Simply dial call (816) 474-5112 or toll free at (866) 320-5764.
Please check out the Senior Finance Topic for some great National Resources.
Many individuals don’t believe they have an estate. If you own something of value, you have an estate. A good estate plan will enhance the financial security of individuals and families. In the simplest of terms, you may want to consider creating a complete plan for the accumulation and distribution of your estate.
Rsoursces Estate Planning:
- Create an estate plan in 7 steps
- Define the basics of estate planning
- Learn estate planning mistakes to avoid
- Explore estate tax planning
- Understand wills and trusts
- Review retirement tools
- Help relatives manage their estates
- View a video outlining basic estate planning
- Become executor of an estate
- Find a financial planner