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.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.