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.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Healthcare Costs in Retirement
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.