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.
Inflation - Back to the Future
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
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.
Learn about clauses in the SECURE Act that affect 401Ks, students, and families.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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 compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
What does your home really cost?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.