Retirement Planning

Because you deserve to enjoy the retirement of your dreams

Tools to help you plan for the future

Read Kiplinger’s Retirement Report

Find practical information and advice to help you better prepare for and enjoy your retirement. This monthly resource, valued at $40/year, is FREE to NEA members.

Find out what your retirement can look like

Designed especially for educators, the NEA Retirement Income Calculator includes your state pension data and options to add your spouse, other income sources and more. Are you on track for a secure retirement?

Take the next step in your retirement planning


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Create and manage your retirement plan online

Are you a do-it-yourself investor? Make your own investment decisions with DirectInvest®, a self-directed online 403(b) account offered as part of the NEA Retirement Program.
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Get personalized help from an NEA Retirement Specialist

Educators have unique retirement planning needs. As an NEA member, you can talk to a local, independent financial advisor that can help you plan your retirement. 
Five-Minute Retirement Checkup Calculator

Is your retirement plan on track?

Where are you now and where do you need to be? Answer a few questions and you’ll get a retirement savings snapshot plus additional retirement planning resources.

Resources to help you plan, protect and enjoy your retirement

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Tools and information to create a strong retirement plan