Watercooler: Help with planning for retirement

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Planning for your retirement can involve a number of important steps, not to mention savings and investment options.

To help plan and sort them out, several websites offer insights. Here is a sampling:

AARP • Discusses a variety of retirement financial planning topics, at www.aarp.org/work/retirement-planning/

InvestorGuide.com • Spotlights 10 tips for retirement planning and saving, at http://bit.ly/11otNkT

North American Securities Administrators Association • Features questions to consider and planning tips, at www.nasaa.org/2232/retirement-planning-tips/

U.S. Department of Labor • Lists 10 ways to save and prepare for retirement, with additional useful topic links, at http://1.usa.gov/ZQwpGD