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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
This attention-grabbing infographic covers retirement topics you may not have considered.
A look at the new, record-high retirement contribution limits from the IRS.
How much more would retirement cost if you owned your home rather than rented? It could actually be several times less.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Have you considered the special tax treatment on company stock held in a 401(k) plan?
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Learn about what risk tolerance really means in this helpful and insightful video.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
This short video illustrates the importance of understanding sequence of returns risk.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.