Boosting your retirement planning confidence with annuities
A high-level overview of the types of annuities available and how they can be used for retirement.
Borrowing from 401k plans: 3 reasons why it may not be a good idea
Borrowing against your 401(k) can be tempting but, before you do, weigh all the consequences. Here's what you need to consider.
Can annuities provide you with peace of mind in retirement?
Living longer has become a source of anxiety for many Americans. Why? Because retirement income will need to last as long as the retiree does.
Creating a budget before you retire
To help ensure you are putting enough away for retirement, it's a good idea to create a budget to use before you retire.
Creating a budget: 5 ways to better manage your spending
Budgeting is like a roadmap of your spending and saving. With a little bit of planning, you'll reach your financial destination.
Deciding when to retire?
Retiring early could have financial implications such as a reduction in your Social Security benefits. In many cases, your retirement benefit could be larger if you wait.
Defined contribution plan types
In retirement planning you may hear about a variety of savings plans ranging from 401(k), 457 or even 403(b). But what do these numbers mean and how do they differ?