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.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
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 the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Imagine your ideal post-pandemic retirement with this animated video.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.