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.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Rightsizing for Retirement
What does your home really cost?
Orchestrating Your Retirement Accounts
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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.
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.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Imagine your ideal post-pandemic retirement with this hopeful, animated video.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.