Judith Ward, a senior financial planner and vice president of T. Rowe Price Investment Services, joined the firm in 1983. Prior to her current position, Judith was an investment analyst in our Fixed Income Division specializing in asset allocation portfolios.
Among her many responsibilities, including developing financial planning-related products and services as well as online tools and calculators, Judith provides guidance about a broad range of investment-related issues and has hosted several interactive videos on our Web site. In addition, she is a frequent contributor to T. Rowe Price publications and serves as an internal consultant on matters relating to personal financial planning. Judith earned a B.A. in economics and a certificate in finance from the University of Maryland, Baltimore County.
January 13, 2014
Generally speaking, when both spouses wait to start taking their Social Security benefits at age 70, they can receive the maximum amount. This strategy ensures the greatest possible income stream from Social Security while both spouses are living and for the surviving spouse. Read More
June 7, 2013
As a financial planner and a mom, I get a lot of questions from parents wondering how to help their children financially. My advice: Teach them sound habits at an early age and offer assistance that will help them keep debt to a minimum and will show them the benefits of saving throughout their lifetime. Here are three ways to set them up for success. Read More
April 1, 2013
Although investors are as different as investments themselves, research shows that a large majority share a common goal—and cite saving for a comfortable retirement as their #1 priority. Read More