Planning for Retirement

Alexandria Library is hosting several classes this month to help you find the tools you need to take the mystery out of building a solid retirement plan. For more resources, visit our Financial Literacy Subject Guide


Taking the Guesswork Out of Retirement
Thursday, November 13, 2 p.m., Burke Branch Library

Given the movement away from pensions to employee-funded retirement plans like the 401K, planning for retirement has become more of a do-it-yourself exercise. This class is intended to give the average person the tools they need to take the mystery out of building a solid retirement plan.


Planning for a Healthy Financial Future
Tuesday, November 18, 7 p.m., Beatley Central Library

Parents, grandparents and parents to be, what is your strategy for a healthy financial future? Learn how to give gifts that last and create a solid financial foundation for your family. To register, please email rlaplante@alexandria.lib.va.us or call 703-746-1751. Located in the Large Meeting Room.


Retire with Confidence
Tuesday, December 9, 7 p.m., Barrett Branch Library

Are you thinking of retiring, or already retired? Learn strategies from financial professionals to build your retirement income and address retirement challenges: longevity, inflation, health-care costs, and the changing market. To register, please email awilliams@alexandria.lib.va.us or call 703-746-1713. Located on the second floor.