Required minimum distributions (RMDs) are yearly withdrawals from your retirement account that begin the year you turn 72.* Here are a few steps to help you prepare. Download the checklist (PDF)
- Find out your deadline† for taking RMDs by watching Fidelity.com/RMDvideo
- See your estimated RMD and track your distributions each year at Fidelity.com/RMDLog In Required
- Set up electronic funds transfer (EFT) so that you can easily withdraw your money when you're ready by visiting Fidelity.com/addbankLog In Required
- Set up automatic withdrawals on a monthly, quarterly, annual, or custom schedule. We will automatically calculate and withdraw your RMDs on your own schedule at Fidelity.com/autoRMDLog In Required
- Review and update your beneficiaries at Fidelity.com/beneficiary
- Annually assess your retirement income strategy; call us if you need help 800-343-3548
Looking for more information?
- See what rules apply to your account and take your RMD by visiting Fidelity.com/RMD
- Learn more about RMDs Traditional IRAs at Fidelity.com/LearnRMD
- Get the Fidelity Cash Management Account for a great cash rate and faster access at Fidelity.com/FCMA
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