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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Timing Your Retirement
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Women and Financial Strategies
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
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).
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
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