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.
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
Social Security: By the Numbers
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
Should You Borrow from Your 401(k)?
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Timing Your Retirement
This short video illustrates the importance of understanding sequence of returns risk.
A timeline covering a few of the major provisions of the SECURE Act 2.0.
This checklist can give you a quick snapshot of how prepared you are.
Learn how to address the challenges that women face when planning for retirement.
Explore the growing influence women wield over the economy with this handy infographic.
Most women don’t shy away from the day-to-day financial decisions, but some may be leaving their future to chance.
This short, informative article teaches the basics of the FIRE movement.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
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.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
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