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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
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Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
There have been a number of changes to Social Security that may affect you, especially if you are nearing retirement.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
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.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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.
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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