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.
Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.
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When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
There are things about Social Security that might surprise you.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
Knowing the rules may help you decide when to start benefits.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
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 your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
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