|Retirement Planning Services, a subsidiary of Ticknor Atherton & Associates, is a fee-only financial services company with over 30 years of investment management and financial/retirement planning experience.
Specializing in a personal, engaging approach, we advise a wide variety of clients–providing long-range planning, mid-career strategizing, and guidance for retirement.
Ticknor Atherton & Associates are well known experts on the Federal Retirement & Benefit areas. This enables us to identify and advise Federal Retirees on a wide range of important Federal retirement planning and investment issues.
We help our clients build a clear path to financial security–an essential step amid what can seem like a bewildering array of choices and an uncertain economy.
We conduct instructional seminars in financial planning, personal finance, and retirement planning to Federal, State, and local government employees and businesses in the private sector.
As fee-only firms, Retirement Planning Services and Ticknor Atherton have no tie to any financial institution, and receives no commissions, fees, or other income from the products and services we recommend. We are compensated solely for planning services, which
frees us to act exclusively on our clients' behalf as an objective and unbiased advisor.
||Updates & Commentary
April Newsletter now posted!
New! (featured articles: "The Fed's Great Unwind and Your Portfolio"; "Spring Cleaning Your Debt" ; and "Saving through Your Retirement Plan at Work? Don't Let These Five
Risks Derail Your Progress") (March 20, 2014)
Same-Sex Marriage: An Update
(March Newsletter Article)
2014 Key Figures (Nov. 21, 2013)
Gay couples weigh financial options that accompany marriage
Jerry Cannizzaro on how federal benefits can impact financial planning (Washington Post, Oct. 18, 2013)
Still time to Make 2013 IRA Contributions
Video Alert (March 21, 2014)