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.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
The list of IRA withdrawals that may be taken without incurring a 10% early penalty has grown.
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Getting the instruments of your retirement to work in concert may go far in realizing the retirement you imagine.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.
What does your home really cost?
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.