Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, 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.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
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.
When Should You Take Social Security
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Why are they made again and again? Making sense of these errors in judgement.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
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 the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.