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Retirement 1: Basics

Title: Retirement 1: Basics

Course Description: This is the first section of an intermediate course on retirement planning. It discusses the importance of a retirement plan, the principles of successful retirement planning, the steps of retirement planning, and how to monitor your retirement planning progress.

Difficulty Level:
Intermediate. This course is recommended for individuals with some college experience and some math ability.

Time to Complete:
To complete this section will take about an hour.

Output: With the successful conclusion of these lessons on retirement planning, you will have completed a retirement plan that includes your goals for retirement, how much you will need to save each month (Learning Tool 6: Retirement Planning Needs Worksheet), and your preferred retirement vehicles. It also gives a means of checking whether you are on track to meet your retirement goals (Learning Tool 25: Retirement Planning Ratio Forecasts).

Prerequisites for this Course: None. I recommend you first complete the courses on Another Perspective on Wealth; Time Value of Money 1; Time Value of Money 2; Investing 1: Before You Invest; Investing 2: Your Investment Plan; Investing 7: Building Your Portfolio; and Investing 8: Picking Financial Assets.


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