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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
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 the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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?
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?