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.
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Systematic Withdrawals in Retirement
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
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When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
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.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
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Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?