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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One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
This article may help you understand the most recent changes to your IRA and your RMD implemented with the SECURE Act.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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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.
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Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
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