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.
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Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Immediate vs. Deferred Annuities
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
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Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
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This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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 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.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
What does your home really cost?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
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