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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Do you know where the idea of “retirement” comes from?
Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Lifestyle considerations in creating your retirement portfolio.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.