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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Individuals have three basic choices with the 401(k) account they accrued at a previous employer.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
Taking regular, periodic withdrawals during retirement can be quite problematic.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Things to consider before retirement.
With over 24 million “forgotten” 401(k) accounts, you may be surprised to learn of your unclaimed “found” money.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
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There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.
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