A comfortable retirement is a goal worth aiming for. These calculators can help you make a plan and start saving.
Check your savings alongside your expected additional income (Social Security, pensions, etc.) with this calculator, and you'll have an idea how long your retirement savings will last.
Both have their own benefits, as well as different tax structures. Your retirement planning can take on a different approach depending on which you choose.
Have you given thought to what your monthly income will look like in your retirement? You can get a better picture with the help of this calculator.
Depending on how many years you have between now and your ideal retirement age, you may be better off investing some of your income in an IRA.
Factoring in your age, income, investments and other points of consideration can result in a big difference between what is your "planned" retirement savings in comparison to your "required" retirement savings.