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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What your life will look like after you leave work.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
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).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Ready for retirement? Find out why many are considering encore careers and push your boundaries into something more, here.
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?