Improving The Retirement Experience of Our Clients Since 1968
Financial Retirement Planning - Serving Garland, Frisco and the Surrounding Areas
Ricker Retirement Specialists is a family-owned-and-operated firm, specializing in retirement planning. Our CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ professionals create and implement customized financial plans for individuals through investment management, income strategies, and tax planning. Our clients benefit from our expertise in integrating their employer-provided 401(k) and pension plans and potentially maximizing the benefits of planning early. We focus on increasing confidence for individuals age 50 and older or within 10 years of retirement.
We invite you to experience how our "Realistic Advice to Grow and Live On" philosophy makes us unique. Take control of your financial future with the help of Ricker Retirement. Attend one of our free Retirement Planning Seminars to learn how you can prepare yourself for the financially secure retirement you desire. Don't miss out, as spots are limited. Register now!
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Get Advice and Create a Plan
Create a custom retirement plan based on your personal financial position and goals. Schedule a meeting with a Certified Financial PlannerTM professional.
Educate your workforce
Let us provide you guidance and the resources to help your employees understand and better define their financial goals.Help Your Employees Plan!
The Power of Compound Interest
Learn how to harness the power of compound interest for your investments.
Choices for Your 401(k) at a Former Employer
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Red Flags for Tax Auditors
Here are six flags that may make your tax return prime for an IRS audit.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
For some, the social impact of investing is just as important as the return, perhaps more important.
The care of special-needs children continues into their adult years, and may survive the passing of their parents.
When selecting a fixed-rate mortgage, a borrower has to determine how many years to finance the loan.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Assess whether you are running “in the black” or “in the red” each month.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Use this calculator to compare the future value of investments with different tax consequences.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Can successful investors predict changes in the markets? Some can but others miss the market’s signals.
There are things you can do to keep yourself safe when you lose your wallet.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
The decision whether to buy or rent a home may have long-term implications.