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.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
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Roth 401(k) plans combine features of traditional 401(k) plans with those of a Roth IRA.
There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
What role would taxes play in your investment decisions?
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
Are women prepared for a 20-year retirement?
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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).
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
What does your home really cost?
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.