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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
What role would taxes play in your investment decisions?
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
When it comes to generational differences, knowing the facts can be difficult.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Every so often, you’ll hear about Social Security benefits running out. But is there truth to the fears, or is it all hype?
A couple become Retirement Plan Detectives, searching records from old employers.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?