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.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.