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 bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
If you have a traditional IRA, you may have the opportunity to extend its tax-deferred status across multiple generations.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
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.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
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Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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