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.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
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Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
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.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
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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