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.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?
Dreaming Up an Active Retirement
When you retire, how will you treat your next chapter?
Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive
Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process.
A Fruitful Retirement: Social Security Benefit
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
The earlier you start pursuing financial goals, the better your outcome may be.
Pundits go on and on about how “terrible” or “wonderful” annuities are, but they never talk about whether annuities are right.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.
Many pre-retirees can become focused on the “ideal” retirement, but turning that dream into a reality can be tricky. This content piece was written to help clients manage their expectations while maintaining optimism for the future.
Making a career move requires tough decisions, not the least of which is what to do with the funds in your retirement plan.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or another qualified retirement plan.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.
Make your retirement as exciting as your next vacation.
There’s an alarming difference between perception and reality for current and future retirees.