Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, and personal savings and investments are expected to play a role. Once you have estimated the amount of money you may need for retirement, a sound approach involves taking a close look at your potential retirement-income sources.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
What's New for Social Security?
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
18 Years’ Worth of Days
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
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