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.
Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
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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.
Even low inflation rates over an extended period of time can impact your finances in retirement.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
The earlier you start pursuing financial goals, the better your outcome may be.
As our nation ages, many Americans are turning their attention to caring for aging parents.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Longer, healthier living can put greater stress on retirement assets; the bucket approach may be one answer.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Around the country, attitudes about retirement are shifting.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
What does your home really cost?
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.