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.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
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Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
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.
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 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).
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.