Chapter 8: Retirement

This chapter offers bulletproof retirement strategies that people with disabilities can employ right now to improve economic self-sufficiency. Learn about everything from long-term investment and taking advantage of compound interest, to different ways to save money and still keep government benefits. More information can be found in Chapter 8 of the EQUITY book.

Chapter 8 Retirement (PDF)



For a lot of people, retirement seems very far off, but if you plan for it now, your future self will thank you!

Retirement Planning

Use this retirement planning tool to help you see how much savings you will have after investing a certain amount per month. Just enter how much you will put into savings each month into “monthly contribution” and enter the interest rate on your investments into “interest rate.” Then, choose “number of years” to see your final savings!

Retirement Planning tool (Excel)

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