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.
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When Should You Take Social Security
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Rightsizing for Retirement
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There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
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Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
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.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.