Where will your retirement money come from? A sound approach involves closely looking at potential retirement-income sources.Learn More
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Understanding Today’s Financial Environment
Welcome, we’re Virginia Retirement Specialists, Inc. We understand that individuals face unique challenges as they prepare for retirement. We can help take the mystery out of preparing for today and tomorrow. Whether your goal is preparing for retirement, college savings, or estate strategy, our personalized service focuses on your needs, wants, and financial goals and objectives.
Our professionals have years of experience in financial services. We can help you address your needs of today and for many years to come. We look forward to working with you through all stages of your life. We want to earn the right, over time, to be considered by you as your retirement planning professionals.
We are in no way affiliated with the Virginia Retirement System, but we do specialize in the benefits available to you under the VRS and provide programs which are designed, not to replace the benefits that you currently qualify for, but are designed to supplement and enhance those benefits.Contact Us
A Decision Not Made Is Still a Decision
Investors who put off important investment decisions may face potential consequence to their future financial security.
Bridging the Confidence Gap
In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent.
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Concerns over identity theft continue to grow, especially with data breaches at major companies and financial institutions.
How much do you know about one of the most important tools you have to help protect your and your family’s financial future?
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Have you ever wondered how your credit score compares to the rest of the country? Take a look and see.
The tax rules that govern donating art are complex and confusing. Take a closer look.
Dropping off your son or daughter is loaded with emotions; here are a few tips for a smoother experience.
Estimate the potential impact taxes and inflation can have on the purchasing power of an investment.
This calculator estimates the savings from paying a mortgage bi-weekly instead of monthly.
Determine your potential long-term care needs and how long your current assets might last.
Use this calculator to better see the potential impact of compound interest on an asset.
Estimate how much of your Social Security benefit may be considered taxable.
This calculator can help determine whether it makes sense to refinance your mortgage.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
The chances of needing long-term care, its cost, and strategies for covering that cost.
The importance of life insurance, how it works, and how much coverage you need.
There are some smart strategies that may help you pursue your investment objectives
Using smart management to get more of what you want and free up assets to invest.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
A will may be only one of the documents you need—and one factor to consider—when it comes to managing your estate
Would you guess that Millennials are effectively saving for retirement? Well, they are.
We all know the stock market can be unpredictable. We all want to know, “What’s next for the financial markets?”
Here’s a quick guide to checking to see if you have unclaimed money.
From the Dutch East India Company to Wall Street, the stock market has a long and storied history.