Rutgers New Jersey Agricultural Experiment Station [Later Life Farming]

Module 5: Sources of Retirement Income

Photo: Farmer in the field.

This module focuses on sources of retirement income, especially those that are available to farm families. It includes information about Social Security and tax-deferred investments (e.g., individual retirement accounts or IRAs) and links to an online publication for late savers.  The module also discusses unique sources of income for farm families, an online tool for farmers to estimate their retirement savings need, and a discussion of savings plans for the self-employed versus IRAs.

  1. Social Security Retirement Planner
  2. Tax-Deferred Investments
  3. Guidebook to Help Late Savers Prepare for Retirement
  4. Unique Sources of Retirement Income for Farm Families
  5. A Retirement Estimator for Farm Families
  6. Savings Plans for the Self-Employed Versus IRAs

Useful Links

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