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.
A portfolio created with your long-term objectives in mind is crucial as you pursue your dream retirement.
A Bucket Plan to Go with Your Bucket List
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
What Is an Annuity?
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
The Long Run: Women and Retirement
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right
Here are 5 reason why you may consider working through retirement.
Here's a look at several birthdays and “half-birthdays” that have implications regarding your retirement income.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.