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.
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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).
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.