What Can a Million Dollars Buy You? $1 million in a diversified portfolio could help finance part of your retirement. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Question Thank you! Oops! Related Content When Do You Need a Will? When do you need a will? The answer is easy: Right Now. 3 Important Insurance Considerations for Retirees Insurance policies are designed to help protect your livelihood, your loved ones, your property and those around you. Principles of Preserving Wealth How federal estate taxes work, plus estate management documents and tactics.