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.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
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.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.