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.
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There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
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.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.