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.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
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What Is an Annuity?
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
18 Years’ Worth of Days
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
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When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for 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.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.