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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
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Taking your Social Security benefits at the right time may help maximize your benefit.
Split Annuity Strategy
Here's one strategy that combines two different annuities to generate income and rebuild principal.
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.
There are common mistakes you can avoid when saving for retirement.
It can be difficult for clients to imagine how much they’ll spend in retirement. This short, insightful article is useful for jumpstarting a conversation about retirement spending, spending habits, and potential medical costs.
Here are several important changes to Social Security that may impact how and when you can begin taking income benefits.
To choose a plan, it’s important to ask yourself four key questions.
Annuities are versatile tools that can help you save for retirement and generate income in retirement.
Many pre-retirees can become focused on the “ideal” retirement, but turning that dream into a reality can be tricky. This content piece was written to help clients manage their expectations while maintaining optimism for the future.
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.
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.
Estimate how much income may be needed at retirement to maintain your standard of living.
There are a lot of misconceptions about Social Security. Here’s the truth about three of them.
Here are five facts about Social Security that might surprise you.
A bucket plan can help you be better prepared for a comfortable retirement.
For women, retirement strategy is a long race. It’s helpful to know the route.
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The average retirement lasts for 18 years, with many lasting even longer. Will you fill your post-retirement days with purpose?