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.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Retiring the 4% Rule
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
How Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Learn about clauses in the SECURE Act that affect 401Ks, students, and families.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
What does your home really cost?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?