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.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
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 employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.