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.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
What's New for Social Security?
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
Retirement and Quality of Life
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Things to consider before retirement.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
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).
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 the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.