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.
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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Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.