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.
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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
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.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
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.
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.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
Want to do more with your wealth? You might want to consider creating a charitable foundation.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?