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.
Every so often, you’ll hear about Social Security benefits running out. But is there truth to the fears, or is it all hype?
A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Navigating Retirement Pitfalls
Why are they made again and again? Making sense of these errors in judgement.
Timing Your Retirement
This short video illustrates the importance of understanding sequence of returns risk.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Did you know that your savings can compound over time?
Be sure that you agree on how to go about combining your finances as a couple before discussing how you'll handle expenses.
Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.
A solid strategy to maximize your retirement savings is to eliminate unnecessary expenses.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
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 your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
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.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
What does your home really cost?
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
A couple become Retirement Plan Detectives, searching records from old employers.