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.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
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Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
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 compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.