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.
How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two?
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For some, the idea of establishing a retirement strategy evokes worries about complicated reporting and administration.
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Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
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When to start? Should I continue to work? How can I maximize my benefit?
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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