The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act was signed into law on March 27, 2020. This law was created in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has had a tremendous impact on the financial and physical health of Americans and businesses across the country. It offers relief for individuals, businesses, and state and local governments facing financial pressures as a result of the pandemic. For individuals, there are particularly interesting impacts on retirement savings and planning. Below are items that investors should keep in mind when considering changes to the ways that they save for, and live in, retirement.