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.
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Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving 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.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
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This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
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There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.