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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Don't Buy The Hype
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Rightsizing for Retirement
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For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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.
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.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.