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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.