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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
What your life will look like after you leave work.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?