Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, and personal savings and investments are expected to play a role. Once you have estimated the amount of money you may need for retirement, a sound approach involves taking a close look at your potential retirement-income sources. Retirement may bring liberation from some responsibilities, but will bring new ones. Planning for this exciting chapter of your life requires attention to ensure you don't fall into pitfalls due to lack of preparation.At Treece Financial Group, we take a holistic approach to analyzing all aspects of your finances, insurance, and healthcare coverages to make sure you are covered no matter what path you take. Here are some critical questions to ask yourself as you think about your retirement: What is my overall retirement vision?The point of answering this question is to get to your underlying value system and define what’s really important in your life. Some businesses are encouraged to come up with a guiding mission statement. Your personal retirement vision statement is much the same thing.What is my retirement to-do list? When you retire, it is unlikely you will just do one thing like travel. Instead, you are likely to do many things. What kids of things will you do? What is your retirement to-do list? Some call it a bucket list. Some call it the dream list. Whatever it is, this list can be a great foundation for setting future goals.What about work will you miss when you retire?If you left work today, what would you miss? The people? The money? The challenge? The prestige? If you are going to miss the people at work, then it may be important to develop social activities with others during retirement. And, remember, not every wants to retire. Feel free to explore what it would look like if you keep working for an extended amount of time, went back to school or training, or even changed to another late-in-life career. Complimentary Access to Your Own Digital Safebox Bring order to chaos and get everything important organized once and for all — wills, life Insurance policies, healthcare documents, pet information, digital accounts, family history and records, your last wishes, and so much more. Treece Financial Group is happy to offer you a complimentary account to ensure you and your loved ones can access critical information when it is needed most! Request Your Everplans Account Now Name Email Address Phone Thank you! Oops! Retirement Planning Resources ... View and download 'Essential Tax Tips for IRAs' View and download '5 Things You Can Do With an IRA That You Cannot With a 401k' View and download: 'Health Care Options in Retirement' View and download 'How to Build a Retirement Health Care Budget' Retirement Redefined Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting. Learn More Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine. Learn More Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities. Learn More Choosing a Retirement Plan that Fits Your Business To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions. Learn More Free Retirement Guide It's never too soon to start preparing for retirement. But do you know what to look out for? Download our free ebook, "Retire Happy: A Simple Guide to Your Next Big Adventure." First Name Last Name Email Address Thank you! Oops!