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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
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Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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).
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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?