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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
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When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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 how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
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.
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