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?
Monthly Social Security payments differ substantially depending on when you start receiving benefits.
It's important to make sure your retirement strategy anticipates health-care expenses.
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Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
Without a solid approach, health care expenses may add up quickly and potentially alter your spending.
Estimate how long your retirement savings may last using various monthly cash flow rates.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
This calculator compares a hypothetical fixed annuity with an account where the interest is taxed each year.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
Help determine the required minimum distribution from an IRA or other qualified retirement plan.
There are a number of ways to withdraw money from a 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.
The average retirement lasts for 18 years. Are you prepared to fill that many days?
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