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.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Where Will Your Retirement Money Come From?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
This article may help you understand the most recent changes to your IRA and your RMD implemented with the SECURE Act.
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.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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 compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.