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Life stages

Retirement Planning

Make sure your retirement strategy continues to evolve as you enter new phases of your life. We’ve gathered the most relevant resources from this website for each stage.

Learn the basics about investing and retirement plans. You’ll find tools and resources to help create your strategy.

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Find out how to make changes to your strategy once you’ve established a savings plan.

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Getting ready to leave the workforce? Learn what you should consider as you transition to retirement.

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Your planning shouldn’t stop just because you’re retired. Use these tools and resources to update your strategy.

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Introducing the American Funds

Investor video series

Meet fellow investors and learn about their lives, their dreams 
and how they are working to meet their financial goals.

Investments are not FDIC-insured, nor are they deposits of or guaranteed by a bank or any other entity, so they may lose value.

Investors should carefully consider investment objectives, risks, charges and expenses. This and other important information is contained in the fund prospectuses and summary prospectuses, which can be obtained from a financial professional or downloaded and should be read carefully before investing.