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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
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).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
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