18 Years’ Worth of Days The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose? Related Content Budget Check Up: Tax Time Is the Right Time Tax preparation may be the perfect time to give the household budget a check-up. Preparing for the Expected You can plan ahead to protect yourself and your family against the financial consequences of deteriorating health. Insuring Your Business With a Buy/Sell Agreement It may help your business be better prepared in the event of the death of a principal or key employee.