Improving The Retirement Experience of Our Clients Since 1968
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.
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What to Look for in Personal Finance Apps
An increasing number have been developed to help individuals with their personal finances.
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9 Facts About Retirement
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Being healthy not only makes you feel good, it may also help you financially.
There are ways to improve your physical fitness without denting your fiscal fitness.
Most stock market analysis falls into three broad groups: Fundamental, technical, and sentimental. Here’s a look at each.
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Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
How to help determine life insurance needs to provide for your family after you pass away.
Determine if you are eligible to contribute to a traditional or Roth IRA.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
This calculator compares the financial impact of leasing versus buying an automobile.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some key concepts to understand when investing for retirement
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Learn more about taxes, tax-favored investing, and tax strategies.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
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.
If you died, what would happen to your email archives, social profiles and online accounts?
Women are great at multi-tasking. But many drop the ball when preparing for retirement.
Understanding the cycle of investing may help you avoid easy pitfalls.
Retirees look for ways to convert savings and investments into regular income. One option to consider is an annuity.
Bitcoin’s future is uncertain, but one thing is for sure: it’s the wild west out there, and there is no sheriff in town.