The earlier you can start planning and saving for your retirement, the better off you'll be when it actually happens. This course sets the simple goal of helping you plan to do that. If retirement is something that you don't understand or that just scares you, this in-depth course is the ideal way to start educating yourself. In this course you will learn: How your job, 401K plans, savings, investments, social security and insurance affect retirement objectives and financial circumstances Resources for making decisions related to retirement planning. Steps to prepare for retirement, regardless of age or current planning level.