The Long Run: Women and Retirement For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Contents The Power of Tax-Deferred Growth Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular? Inflation - Back to the Future Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement. A Look at Systematic Withdrawals This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.