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.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
What You Need to Know About Social Security
Every so often, you’ll hear about Social Security benefits running out. But is there truth to the fears, or is it all hype?
Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
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Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Retirement choices can be intimidating. Picking the right strategy.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
What does your home really cost?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
This short video illustrates why knowing when to retire can be a crucial part of your strategy.