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.
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Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
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.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
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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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