Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, 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 financial professional is an invaluable resource to help you untangle the complexities of whatever life throws at you.
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Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Have you considered the special tax treatment on company stock held in a 401(k) plan?
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
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.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
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.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
This short video illustrates why knowing when to retire can be a crucial part of your strategy.
Every so often, you’ll hear about Social Security benefits running out. But is there truth to the fears, or is it all hype?