Getting ready to retire
You spent a lifetime getting ready for retirement. Now as you near or enter this next chapter, you'll need to learn new strategies for turning savings into income that can last your lifetime. Here are some rules of the road—including how to maximize Social Security and Medicare, minimize taxes on your withdrawals, and avoid penalties on minimum distributions from your retirement accounts. Get them right from the start. That way you can enjoy spending your money and perhaps leave your loved ones a legacy, too.