Resources and Links

Visit these other sites for useful retirement planning information:

1.     Calculate how much you need to retire

o    The Employee Benefit Research Institute, Ballpark Estimator
(Use this calculator to get a basic idea of how much you need to save before you retire.)

o    Department of Labor, Taking The Mystery Out Of Retirement Planning
(This information is valuable to everyone. However, the booklet, which includes worksheets, is specifically designed to help those who are about a decade from retirement.)

2.     Department of Labor (DOL)

o    Publications And Reports
(This page links to publications and consumer information on health benefits and retirement planning.)

o    Retirement Savings Toolkit
(This page links to English and Spanish publications about retirement savings.)

3.     "Planning for Retirement / Retiring"
            (This MyMoney.gov page provides links to a variety of retirement planning tools, including a Medicare Eligibility Tool.)

4.     Senior Citizens' Resources
           (This USA.gov site provides a variety of financial planning tools, including a Federal Employees Retirement Calculator.)