Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, 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.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
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For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
What's your vision of retirement?
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
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.
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.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A couple become Retirement Plan Detectives, searching records from old employers.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?