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.
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Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
Workers 50+ may make contributions to their qualified retirement plans above the limits imposed on younger workers.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Want to do more with your wealth? You might want to consider creating a charitable foundation.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
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Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.