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
The Junk Drawer Approach to Investing
It's easy to let investments accumulate like old receipts in a junk drawer.
What the New Tax Bill Means for You
What does the Tax Reform and Jobs Act mean for you?
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
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Couples may be able to head off many of the problems in a marriage that money can cause.
Having your identity stolen may result in financial loss plus the cost of trying to restore your good name.
Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.
The Economic Report of the President can help identify the forces driving — or dragging — the economy.
Five strategies for managing your student debt.
This calculator demonstrates the power of compound interest.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator estimates your chances of becoming disabled and your potential need for disability insurance.
Assess how many days you'll work to pay your federal tax liability.
Enter various payment options and determine how long it may take to pay off a credit card.
This calculator will help determine whether you should invest funds or pay down debt.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
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.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.
Even low inflation rates can pose a threat to investment returns.
Here is a quick history of the Federal Reserve and an overview of what it does.
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.
Have you found yourself suddenly single? Here are 3 steps to take right now.