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.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
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 a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.