Define your expectations

What will life be like in retirement? It's different for everyone. Learn about common emotional and financial considerations to help you decide when to retire and understand what to expect.

Determine your retirement age

The answer to the question “what age can I retire?” depends on a variety of factors. Review these tips on what to consider when it comes to retirement age.

Retirement lifestyle

Envision your retirement lifestyle, including who you want to spend time with, what you want to do and what you'd like to accomplish.

Prepare for unexpected events

It’s important to be ready for unexpected life events, especially when it comes to finances. Learn about the importance of the contingency planning process.

Assess your family obligations

Taking care of elderly parents or supporting adult children can impact your finances, particularly in retirement. Learn how to manage these situations now.

Giving back in retirement

Deciding on ways to give back? Preparation is key. Learn about what you can do when it comes to giving back to the community or a cause you care about.