The user interface for the Retirement Income Simulator online calculator has been redesigned. The new interface design features a responsive layout, with custom layouts for desktop PCs, tablets, and mobile phones.
In addition to the new design, we've added two new features.
A step-by-step tutorial has been added explaining the projected retirement income graph. This tutorial explains the basic operation of the calculator, and demonstrates how altering certain inputs can affect the retirement income projection. It opens by default, but can be skipped.
For users who relate better to an infographic style presentation, the calculator now provides a simple text summary of their retirement projection with the key numbers highlighted. The summary is separated into the following time periods:
We've also updated our calculation engine with the following legislative changes: