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.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Eight Mistakes That Can Upend Your Retirement
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
The uncertainties we face in retirement can erode our sense of confidence.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.