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.
Timing Your Retirement
This short video illustrates why knowing when to retire can be a crucial part of your strategy.
Social Security: Five Facts You Need to Know
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
Should You Ever Retire?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
How Medicare can address health care needs in your retirement strategy.
Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
It can be difficult for clients to imagine how much they’ll spend in retirement. This short, insightful article is useful for jumpstarting a conversation about retirement spending, spending habits, and potential medical costs.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
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.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
What does your home really cost?