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.
When you retire, deciding which money to use first can be critical to your long-term financial outlook.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
The SECURE Act
This article may help you understand the most recent changes to your IRA and your RMD implemented with the SECURE Act.
Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
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Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
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.
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.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
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Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.