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.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
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.
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 your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.