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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.