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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
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 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.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable 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.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.