RE: Retirement How does your ideal retirement differ from reality, and what can we do to better align the two? Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Managing the Risk of Outliving Your Money Steps to help you sustain and grow your retirement savings. Social Security Benefits: How Much Will I Receive Calculating your potential Social Security benefit is a three-step process. Retirement Income and the Traditional Portfolio Experiencing negative returns early in retirement can potentially undermine the sustainability of your assets.