Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, 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.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
Timing Your Retirement
This short video illustrates the importance of understanding sequence of returns risk.
How Will Working Affect Social Security Benefits?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
How to Retire Early
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
This attention-grabbing infographic covers retirement topics you may not have considered.
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
This short, informative article teaches the basics of the FIRE movement.
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).
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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 a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
What does your home really cost?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Doing your research is key before buying a vacation home.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.