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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Looking forward to retirement? It's critical to understand the difference between immediate and deferred annuities.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Want to do more with your wealth? You might want to consider creating a charitable foundation.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
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A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.