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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Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
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).
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 can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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.
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Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.