A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement. Related Content What Is My Life Expectancy? Estimate how many years you may need retirement assets or how long to provide income to a surviving spouse or children. Bridging the Confidence Gap In the world of finance, the effects of the "confidence gap" can be especially apparent. Don’t Be Your Own Worst Enemy Emotional biases can adversely impact financial decision making. Here’s a few to be mindful of.