Help planning for, and living in, retirement

Retirement is personal. And, whether yours is years away, happening soon or you’ve already retired, shifting from retirement saving to retirement spending is a big change. We can help you plan for that.

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3 ways to save for the cost of health care in retirement

You can make progress toward planning and saving for future medical expenses in retirement.

8 minute read

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Understanding Medicare and your coverage options

Medicare will help cover some of your healthcare costs in retirement, but choosing the right option can be difficult. Review the basics to find out which coverage option is right for you.

5 minute read

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Budgeting for healthcare in retirement

As you consider your retirement savings, it’s important to think about healthcare costs because it will likely take up a significant portion of your retirement budget.

5 minute read

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Balancing income and expenses with Social Security and Medicare

Creating a plan for Social Security and Medicare is a cornerstone of retirement planning. Find out how the 2 programs may work together to impact your retirement income and expenses.

4 minute read

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  • Looking for estimates? Start visualizing retirement with your own info by visiting our planning tools and calculators.
  • Have a retirement account from your employer with services by Principal®? Log in to principal.com to access personalized planning, sign up for our quarterly newsletter and more. First time logging in? Get started.
  • Interested in starting an individual retirement account (IRA) or consolidating other accounts into your existing one? Call 800-247-8000, ext. 2503 between 7 a.m. and 9 p.m. CT. Not familiar with IRAs? Here’s a refresher.
  • Got a financial professional? They can help you figure out your next steps. If you’d like to meet with one face-to-face, we’ll help you find one.

The subject matter in this communication is educational only and provided with the understanding that Principal® is not rendering legal, accounting, investment or tax advice. You should consult with appropriate counsel, financial professional or other advisors on all matters pertaining to legal, tax, investment or accounting obligations and requirements.

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