Retire On Your Terms

My Retirement Paycheck by the National Endowment for Financial Education

How Your Retirement Paycheck Works

A retirement paycheck is a practical way to think about how you will pay yourself during your retirement years. Do you know what your paycheck will be? The answer to that question requires a holistic approach: it depends on decisions you will make about your work, your benefits, your home, and more.

By making wise decisions in eight interrelated decision areas, you can make your resources go further and enjoy greater financial well-being in retirement. No matter how big or small your nest egg is, the choices you make now affect your future income.

Click through each icon to learn how these decision areas work together to optimize your retirement paycheck. Then, be sure to visit My Retirement Paycheck, a free resource from the National Endowment for Financial Education®.