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.
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One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
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 growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.