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The Center for Retirement Income

Elevating Knowledge to Improve Retirement Security

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The American College Center for Retirement Income is committed to raising knowledge about the issues and concepts facing Americans’ retirement.

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Strengthening Expertise

Equip and Educate Professionals and Society

To meet this need for more knowledge, we created The Center for Retirement Income in 2007, launched with the philanthropic support of New York Life. The Center is committed to equipping financial professionals with expertise and educating the public.

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Join an Elite Community

The Retirement Income Certified Professional®

Only 17% of the CFP® exam covers retirement.¹ And most other retirement designations are introductory or incomplete. Join an elite group of over 10,000 designees who made an investment in advanced retirement income planning knowledge.

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2023 Retirement Income Literacy Study

The latest wave of the research connects financial literacy and advisor education to retirement confidence.

Key Findings
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Resources for Retirement Income Planning

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