Saving and planning for retirement is one of the most important things you will do with your money. Discover our resources and information to help you get started.
- Saving for Retirement: Getting Started
Ways you can get started saving for retirement.
- Retirement Savings Accounts: The Basics
IRAs, pensions, and 401(k) plans are all accounts that can be used to help save for retirement.
- The Basics of How Annuities Work
Annuities are a type of insurance product that pays you income. Some people use annuities as part of a retirement strategy.
- Make Your Money Last Throughout Retirement
Tips on how you can make your money last through retirement.
Helpful Websites and Resources
Washington Retirement Marketplace
The Retirement Marketplace is a website where people can comparison shop for state-verified, low-cost retirement savings plans.
Social Security Administration
Information about planning for retirement.
AARP Retirement Planning
Great information and resources from AARP.
Ballpark Retirement Estimate Calculator
Calculator to estimate how much you will need to retire.
NY Times: How to save for retirement
Good series from NY Times on saving for retirement.