Just one thing to do each week to prepare for retirement.

Reaching the Goal: Creating a Retirement Income Stream

“How long will my money last in retirement?” is a commonly asked question among pre-retirees. Devising a strategic withdrawal strategy today can help you develop a stream of retirement income designed to last a lifetime.

  • Checking in With Reality

    Investors expect to earn 14% annually, well above the 10% average annual return of the S&P 500 over the last 50 years.

  • Getting By With a Little Help

    Workers contributed more to their 401(k)s when they worked with a financial advisor.

  • No Alarm Clock

    No alarm clock is the number one thing workers are looking forward to in retirement.

  • Battle of the Sexes: IRA Edition

    Men had higher average and median IRA balances than women.

  • Where’s Your Income Coming From?

    The youngest workers may be able to cover about half as much of their retirement expenses with Social Security and a pension as the oldest workers.

  • Early Penalty

    Claiming Social Security benefits early in 2014 could cut your benefits by 25%.

  • Steer Your Own Ship

    U.S. investors set investment return targets based on their own goals, not market returns.

Older Aug 4, 2014 To Sep 15, 2014 Newer