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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There are other ways to maximize Social Security benefits, in addition to waiting to claim them.
Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
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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.
Estimate the maximum contribution amount for a Self-Employed 401(k), SIMPLE IRA, or SEP.
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A number of questions and concerns need to be addressed to help you better prepare for retirement living.
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Retiring early sounds like a dream come true, but it’s important to take a look at the cold, hard facts.