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 Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic. Getting a Head Start on College Savings A few strategies that may help you prepare for the cost of higher education. Raising Healthy Children Healthy habits are one of the greatest gifts to give your child.