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.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
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It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
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Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
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.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
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