For most people, the retirement benefits from Social Security is one of the most important components of their overall retirement income plan. We built the Social Security Estimator to help you make the decision on what age to begin collecting your benefits.
Estimated Social Security Cumulative Benefit Amount.
Estimate your total Social Security cumulative benefits with Cost-of-Living Adjustments (COLA) based on your Life Expectancy. Learn More.
Five scenarios in a single screen.
Compare five estimated Social Security cumulative benefit amounts with custom life expectancy assumptions inputted by you. Learn More.
Age to begin collecting your benefits.
Determine what age to begin collecting your benefits guided by highlighted cumulative amounts automatically calculated in five scenarios. Learn More.
Whether you are in the accumulation stage, getting ready for retirement, or already retired, start using The Retirement Buckets® Income Plan to understand what it would take to have the retirement income you desire.
Do I have enough savings to retire and stay retired?
Understand how your Fixed Income and Investment Income will work together to help generate your monthly retirement income. Learn More.
Retirement income summary.
Introduction to The Retirement Buckets® Income Plan with comprehensive summary of Fixed Income, Investment Income, and the Investment Income Bucket Strategy, illustrating the retirement income overview throughout your retirement years. Learn More.
Estimate the value of Fixed Income.
Ever wanted to estimate the lump-sum value of your pension, annuity, or any other Fixed Income source? Before making an irrevocable decision, use the Retirement Buckets® to help you estimate the lump-sum value of your benefit. Learn More.
Set your savings goal.
Use the Retirement Buckets® to help you determine the savings amount needed for future retirement income and use that amount as your target accumulation goal. Learn More.
The Retirement Buckets® Income Plan is complex in design, but simple to use. The uncertainty of where the assets will be invested, who manages the investments, and their overall framework is addressed by giving you full control over the implementation, so you can retire and stay retired with confidence.
How will my savings generate a lasting income?
The Retirement Buckets® will determine the initial investment amount needed to help you generate the desired retirement income and will provide you with the Implementation Overview to execute the plan. Learn More.
Bucket allocation of funds.
Ongoing guidance to transfer funds between the buckets to support long term viability, decrease investment risk, and help maintain Investment Income. Learn More.
Systematically updated projected values of each bucket with upcoming tasks to help you manage all ongoing activities for TheRetirement Buckets® Income Plan throughout your retirement years. Learn More.
To eliminate the emotional shifting of portfolios and to help you navigate through the countless investment options, we offer investment advice for each of the buckets to invest anywhere you choose, allowing for plan stability throughout retirement.
The Retirement Buckets® will develop portfolios and investment selections for each of the buckets, providing the roadmap necessary to implement the plan. Learn More.
To give you full flexibility in managing investments, The Retirement Buckets® Income Plan includes broad and detailed asset allocation, so you can keep your investments where they are and implement the investment portfolio anywhere you choose. Learn More.
Detailed instructions to reallocate the investment selections in each bucket through risk management Target Volatility Portfolios. Learn More.
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