The History of Retirement Full Size Version Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Contents Elder Care They may not admit it, but as your parents age they might need your financial help. What Is a Stretch IRA? If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations. Retirement Plan Distributions There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.