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.
Rightsizing for Retirement
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Social Security: The Elephant in the Room
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
18 Years’ Worth of Days
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
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.
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.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.