Retirement

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.

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Timing Your Retirement

Timing Your Retirement

This short video illustrates the importance of understanding sequence of returns risk.

Planning your legacy

Planning your legacy

Legacy planning is part of good retirement planning. Here are a few things to consider when working on your legacy plan.

The Long Run: Women and Retirement

The Long Run: Women and Retirement

For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.

Social Security: Five Facts You Need to Know

Here are five facts about Social Security that are important to keep in mind.

Pros and cons of early retirement

Are you ready to take the dive into an early retirement? Here are some pros and cons.

Whole life insurance: part of a tax diversification strategy

This is the best and simplest strategy that can make your retirement go a long way.

How women can boost their financial confidence

Women’s financial contributions are too often left unprotected.

Volunteering in Retirement

For many, retirement includes contributing their time and talents to an organization in need.

How to manage your retirement income concerns

Five ways to strategize so you have enough income to live confidently in retirement.

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Inflation & Retirement

Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.

Roth 401(k) vs. Traditional 401(k)

This calculator compares employee contributions to a Roth 401(k) and a traditional 401(k).

Saving for Retirement

This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.

A Look at Systematic Withdrawals

This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.

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Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College?

There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college.

Timing Your Retirement

This short video illustrates the importance of understanding sequence of returns risk.

Should You Ever Retire?

A growing number of Americans are pushing back the age at which they plan to retire. Or deciding not to retire at all.

Retirement Accounts When You Change Your Job

This video discusses issues related to your retirement accounts when you move on from your job.

Retirement and Quality of Life

Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.

Tuning Your Social Security Benefit

When should you take your Social Security benefit?

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