Improving The Retirement Experience of Our Clients Since 1968
Ricker Retirement Specialists is a financial planning and investment firm specializing in retirement planning. Our CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNERtm professionals create and implement customized financial plans for individuals through investment management, income strategies, and tax planning. Our clients benefit from our expertise in understanding their employer-provided 401(k) and pension plans and how to integrate them into an optimal distribution plan. We focus on working with near-retirees--individuals age 55 and older or within 10 years of retirement.Contact Us
Six Most Overlooked Tax Deductions
Six overlooked tax deductions to help manage your tax bill.
Events on Wall Street
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
The Ivory Tower Changes Wall Street
Thanks to the work of three economists, we have a better understanding of what determines an asset’s price.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Can you keep up with your children’s mobile slang?
Important items to consider when purchasing condo insurance.
Have income that isn’t subject to tax withholding? Or insufficient withholdings? You may have to pay estimated taxes.
Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind.
Some people may want a more advanced gifting strategy that can maximize their gift and generate potential tax benefits.
Use this calculator to estimate your net worth by adding up your assets and subtracting your liabilities.
Use this calculator to estimate your capital gains tax.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the total cost in today's dollars of various mortgage alternatives.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
A presentation about managing money: using it, saving it, and even getting credit.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Coaches have helped you your whole life, in ways big and small. We’d like to be one of them.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
In good times and bad, consistently saving a percentage of your income is a sound financial practice.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.