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.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Don't Buy The Hype
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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 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).
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
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Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.