The History of Retirement Full Size Version Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement. Social Security: Maximizing Benefits There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them. Retirement Plan Distributions There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.