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.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Retirement Plan Detectives
A couple become Retirement Plan Detectives, searching records from old employers.
Is a Variable Annuity Right for Me?
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
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.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
This investment account question is vital and answered as early as possible.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
The earlier you start pursuing financial goals, the better your outcome may be.
Retirement choices can be intimidating. Picking the right strategy.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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.
Ready for retirement? Find out why many are considering encore careers and push your boundaries into something more, here.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
This short video illustrates why knowing when to retire can be a crucial part of your strategy.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.