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.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
Don't Buy The Hype
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Healthcare Costs in Retirement
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
18 Years’ Worth of Days
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Don't let procrastination keep you from pursuing your financial dreams and goals.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
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.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
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Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.