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.
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One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
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 the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.