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.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
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Your Changing Definition of Risk in Retirement
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The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
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.
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.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
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How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.