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.
When should you take your Social Security benefit?
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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Key questions to answer when you are considering retirement.
Does it make sense to borrow from my 401(k) to pay off debt or to make a major purchase?
One or the other? Perhaps both traditional and Roth IRAs can play a part in your retirement plans.
One of the most common questions people ask about Social Security is when they should start taking benefits.
When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
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 compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
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Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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