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.
Women and Retirement
Women must be ready to spend, on average, more years in retirement than men.
What's So Great About a Rollover?
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
18 Years Worth of Days
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
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 the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Are you ready for retirement? Here are five words you should consider.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.