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.
A financial professional is an invaluable resource to help you untangle the complexities of whatever life throws at you.
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Regardless of how you approach retirement, there are some things about it that might surprise you.
Some people wonder if Social Security will remain financially sound enough to pay the benefits they are owed.
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This calculator can help you estimate how much you may need to save for retirement.
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