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How Can I Afford Retirement

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"How Can I Afford Retirement?" received a Bronze Award for Best Graphics by the Telly Awards in 2013.

As many Arkansans make plans for the future amidst widespread financial and political uncertainty, "How Can I Afford Retirement" addresses relevant topics – such as Social Security, 401ks, investments, longevity and expense strategies – and viewer questions. Experts will be available to answer viewer concerns and provide information about preparing for retirement. Key subject matter featured in the five-segment special include: "Taking the Mystery Out of Retirement," "Closing the Gap: Investing and Expense Strategies for Late Starters," "Investing Wisely to Avoid the Financial Risk of Longer Life Expectancy," "Protecting Your Investments: The Best Defense is a Wise and Safe Investor," and a closing question and answer session featuring viewer questions.

Panelists participating in the discussion will be: Dr. Craig G. Rennie, associate professor of finance, Sam M. Walton College of Business, University of Arkansas; Owen McNulty, investment executive, Raymond James Financial Services, Simmons Investor Services; Glenn Atkins, financial advisor and fixed income portfolio manager, Garrison Financial; and A. Heath Abshure, commissioner, Arkansas Securities Department. Steve Barnes hosts.

This is a previously recorded program. Please do not call phone numbers provided.

"How Can I Afford Retirement" is underwritten in part by a grant from the Arkansas Securities Department and the Investor Protection Trust.