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.
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How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
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Perception vs. Reality
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.
How Medicare can address health care needs in your retirement strategy.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
Beware of these traps that could upend your retirement.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
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Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.