Where will your retirement money come from? If you’re like most people, qualified-retirement plans, Social Security, 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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A change in your mindset during retirement may drive changes to your portfolio.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
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Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.