Retirement savers: Remember the taxes – Encore – MarketWatch

Retirement savers: Remember the taxesMarch 26, 2014, 12:26 PMSHARE:MORE EmailPrintBy Alicia H. MunnellTwo things happened recently that made me think about taxes and retirement saving. First, my husband and I prepared our taxes and for the first time had to take money out of a tax-deferred plan and pay taxes on those withdrawals. Since I […]

Retirement Risks: It All Starts With Longevity

Retirement Risks: It All Starts With Longevity Comment Now Follow Comments With retirement, one sometimes sees the terms accumulation and decumlation. The accumulation phase is the pre-retirement period when we work and save for retirement. Upon retiring, decumulation begins. We need to determine the best way to spend down our assets and obtain lifelong income. When […]