Effective Friday July 2nd through September 3rd, The College will close on Fridays at 12 PM Eastern Time. Our hours of operation will be Monday – Thursday 8 AM to 6 PM EST and Friday 8 AM to 12 PM EST.

The Insecurity of Social Security in Retirement Planning, Part 1

Adjunct Professor Steve Parrish
The American College of Financial Services
May 18, 2020

In a recently-released report, the trustees of America’s Social Security program say the fund may be running out of time on full-scale distributions. This is bad news for retirees or those soon to be retired banking on Social Security benefits to support their lifestyle.

Steve Parrish, co-director of the New York Life Center for Retirement Income, says while the report isn’t a reason to panic, it also shows advisors and clients may not be able to take Social Security for granted anymore.

Read more of his take in his latest column from Forbes.

Invest in your career with a professional designation.

Baby Boomers are retiring at an unprecedented rate, meaning that more and more Americans are facing the challenge of using their investments to maintain their quality of life. For them, the usual investment advice no longer applies. They need the unique strategies you can learn through the three-course Retirement Income Certified Professional® (RICP®) designation program. Help your clients thrive while growing your career.

Learn More