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10/25/2013 The Insured Retirement Institute

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WHAT WE DO:

The Insured Retirement Institute (IRI) is the leading association for the retirement income industry. Based in Washington, D.C., IRI proudly leads a national consumer coalition of more than 20 organizations, and is the only association that represents the entire supply chain of insured retirement strategies. IRI members are the major insurers, asset managers, broker-dealers/distributors, and 150,000 financial professionals. As a not-for-profit organization, IRI provides an objective forum for communication and education, and advocates for the sustainable retirement solutions Americans need to help achieve a secure and dignified retirement.

WHAT WE OFFER:

  • Retirement Planning Tools and Calculators: IRI has developed a suite of retirement planning tools to help consumers plan for a financially secure retirement. The tools are designed to help consumers understand all the variables that could affect their financial security in retirement and explore important retirement planning decisions such as savings level, retirement age, and more.
  • Retirement Planning Tip Sheets: Designed to introduce retirement planning concepts to consumers, these fact sheets provide primers on topics such as Social Security and investing as well as offer tips on managing risk in retirement, selecting a financial advisor, and more. All these resources have been reviewed by FINRA.


WHAT’S NEW:

IRIonline.org
IRI launched its new website, IRIonline.org, earlier this week. The new website includes the abovementioned retirement planning calculators and consumer tip sheets. All these resources are free and available to the public.

WHAT WE NEED:

As part of the IRI mission, the organization is committed to providing consumers with outstanding research and educational resources to better understand retirement income planning. Help us spread the word. IRI has provided the following messages to share with your followers via social media sites (all messages are 140 characters or less):

  • Ready to plan for #retirement, but not sure how to get started? Check out these tip sheets from @irionline http://www.irionline.org/research-and-education/educational-resources/finra-reviewed-materials
  • This new calculator from @irionline can help determine how much #retirement income can be generated from your savings http://www.irionline.org/research-and-education/educational-resources/retirement-tools-and-calculators/retirement-income
  • Will your #retirement savings last throughout all your retirement years? Find out using this new tool from @irionline http://www.irionline.org/research-and-education/educational-resources/retirement-tools-and-calculators/retirement-shortfall
  • Not sure how to develop a #retirement plan? This new tool from @irionline is an easy way to get started http://www.irionline.org/research-and-education/educational-resources/retirement-tools-and-calculators/retirement-planner


CONTACT INFORMATION:

Andrew Simonelli                                         
202.469.3009
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