What is a Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP)?

While reaching retirement is an exciting milestone, it can also be very nerve racking, especially if you’re unsure of whether your nest egg will last. Fortunately, a Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP) who is an expert in retirement income planning can help you out.

Retirement Income Certified Professionals are essentially financial advisors who help people ensure all of the money they saved for retirement lasts a lifetime.

What is a Retirement Income Certified Professional (RICP)?

You can think of RICPs as financial experts for those in retirement. While many retirement advisors focus on how to save for retirement, RICPs are concerned with how to help those who are already retired or close to retiring stretch their savings as much as possible.

An RICP can benefit a variety of individuals. With an RICP’s guidance, you can:

Should You Hire an RICP?

Enjoy Financial Peace During Retirement

Navigate Social Security and Company Retirement Benefits

Plan for Potential Issues

What Does it Take to Earn and Maintain the RICP?

Education and Experience to Earn the RICP Designation


RICP Continuing Education

How To Find The Best RICP For You

You’ll find a growing number of Retirement Income Certified Professionals featured on Wealthtender this year