Retirement Planning

Getting Started

For those who haven’t yet begun investing for retirement, or who have started investing for retirement within the last five years.

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At this stage, you may be...
Raising a family or taking care of parents or others

In the early stages of your career, and likely to change jobs a few times

Closer to retirement age but looking to start planning

To support your goals...

401(k) + IRA

"Many people start investing for retirement by participating in a 401(k) plan. But this is just a starting point."

– Rich Ramassini, CFP, Senior Vice President, PNC Investments

There’s a common misconception that contributing to a 401(k) plan eliminates the need for an IRA and vice versa. But using both may help you increase the maximum amount you can set aside for retirement each year.

Insights & Guidance

Options When Leaving an Employer
Do you have retirement assets held in a former employer's 401(k) plan? You may have several options for that money – each with different costs and considerations.
Read Article | Watch Now: What to Do With Your Old 401(k) Plan

Tax-Favored College Education Plans
Learn how you can save for college by utilizing tax-advantaged options.
Read Article | Watch Now: About the 529

How Much Life Insurance Do You Need?
Tips to cut through the confusion.
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Tools & Resources

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IRA Selection Tool
Learn about IRA options and discover which type may be appropriate for you.
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Debt & Retirement Analyzer
Evaluate your debt to see the impact it may have on your retirement goals.
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Products to Help You Get Started[1]

Brokerage Accounts

Whether you want to trade online (self-directed) or work with a PNC Investments professional (guided), we offer brokerage account options to match your personal investing style and service preferences.

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Individual Retirement Accounts (IRAs)

Using both an IRA and an employer-sponsored plan, such as a 401(k), provides the opportunity to invest more for your retirement.

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Stocks, Bonds, Funds & Annuities

PNC Investments offers a wide range of investment products to help you construct a diversified portfolio.

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Important Legal Disclosures & Information

  1. This information may be provided by PNC Investments affiliates, including PNC Bank, PNC Wealth Management® or PNC Institutional Asset ManagementSM

This material is meant to educate and not to provide legal, tax, accounting or investment advice. PNC Investments and its affiliates and vendors do not provide legal, tax or accounting advice.

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Not Insured By Any Federal Government Agency • May Lose Value

Securities products, brokerage services and managed account advisory services are offered by PNC Investments LLC, a registered broker-dealer and a registered investment adviser and member FINRA, and SIPC. Annuities and other insurance products are offered through PNC Insurance Services, LLC, a licensed insurance agency.

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