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.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
When it comes to generational differences, knowing the facts can be difficult.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
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.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
What does your home really cost?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.