Due to recent and ongoing tax law changes, uncertain future for Social Security and shift toward employee-directed retirement plans, the need for sound financial strategies has never been greater. In straightforward language, this offering explains time-tested strategies that help you to make informed financial decisions. Whether your objective is to build a nest egg, protect your assets or preserve your lifestyle throughout retirement, this course helps you plan your future with confidence. This comprehensive offering will cover the following eight modules over the course of 2 sessions: 1) Life Planning for Retirement, 2) Retirement Needs & Expenses, 3) Retirement Roadblocks & Mistakes, 4) Retirement Income Sources, 5) Retirement Plan Distributions, 6) Investments, 7) Risk Management & Asset Protection, and 8) Estate Planning. Students may bring their spouse to class at no additional charge. *Handbook is included in fee.