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
From Boats to Brokers
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.
A House Divided
By understanding a few key concepts during a divorce, you may be able to avoid common pitfalls.
Women and Retirement
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Sound estate management includes creating financial and healthcare documents. Here's an inside look.
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Having an emergency fund may help alleviate the stress and worry associated with a financial crisis.
A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education.
These food myths will really put a drain on your wallet.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you should be saving for college.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Principles that can help create a portfolio designed to pursue investment goals.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Pundits say a lot of things about the markets. Let's see if you can keep up.
Procrastination can be costly. When you get a late start, it may be difficult to make up for lost time.
Estate conservation is too important to put off. Do you have a smart exit strategy?
Selecting a mortgage isn't an easy process. Get a better understanding of how professionals make the right decisions.