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.
Why are 401(k) plans, annuities, and IRAs so popular?
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Retirement income may come from a variety of sources. Here's an overview of the six main sources.
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Estimate your monthly and annual income from various IRA types.
This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
This calculator may help you estimate how long funds may last given regular withdrawals.
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Investment tools and strategies that can enable you to pursue your retirement goals.
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Asking the right questions about how you can save money for retirement without sacrificing your quality of life.
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