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The American College, premier publisher of distance-learning materials for the financial services field, has created a wide range of textbooks and other learning materials on general financial planning, life insurance, estate planning, income taxation, retirement planning, pension administration, health care, employee benefits, executive compensation, and more.
Used by colleges and universities across the country, these practical resources are researched and written by The American College faculty and are continually updated to reflect the dynamically changing financial services industry.
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Planning for Retirement NeedsAuthors
Focuses on retirement planning for the business, the business owner, and the individual. Covers qualified plans, nonqualified plans, and IRAs; the second part deals with retirement needs for individual clients. Emphasizes the practical knowledge needed for choosing the best retirement plan and designing a plan that will meet a client's needs. Discusses personal retirement planning and retirement distribution planning.
13th edition, ©2015
Item Code: HS326-13
Making Retirement SecureEditor
Kenn Beam Tacchino
An anthology of the latest thinking in retirement planning. Presents cutting-edge discussions on concepts like "Retirement RisQuotient," decumulation strategies, longevity annuities, planning for RMDs, rethinking the Social Security date, and more. These concepts are complemented by a series of video roundtable conversations from the authors and leading experts in the field. Learn more about this program of concepts and conversations at TheAmericanCollege.edu/Retirement.
1st edition, ©2008
Item Code: MONO-4
Foundations of Retirement PlanningAuthor
Guides professionals in examining the retirement planning process, fact finding, methods of analyzing facts, retirement planning software and sales tracking. Discusses the role of Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid and tax policies in retirement planning and the suitability of various accumulation vehicles, such as stocks, bonds, mutual funds, life insurance and annuities for retirement planning. Explains how retirement planning creates estate planning needs and addresses payout options, spousal benefits and investment strategies.
3rd Edition, 2014
Item Code: FA261-3