The troubled economic terrain due to COVID-19 has shifted retirement goals for many.
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If you’re nearing retirement without enough savings, there may still be time to course-correct.
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Should you save for retirement or get out of debt? It depends on your circumstances. Money Girl answers a listener question and provides a five-step guide to help you prioritize your precious financial resources.
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Pay up what you owe now to enjoy your golden years later.
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We asked 34 money experts: what are the best ways to prepare for retirement now, regardless of your age or income level? Take a look at their answers!
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They’ve saved, but not enough. And what they do have, they aren’t using wisely.
The lapse in pay could take centuries to fix.
Most overestimate their saving and planning efforts.
Retired Americans advise to pay attention to your health – or it’ll cost you.
One-fourth don’t think they’ll ever be able to stop working.
No one has a crystal ball saying how much to save, but mapping out a plan helps.
Earning less and living longer makes retirement planning harder.
Millions of seniors failed to save enough to stop working, and now younger Americans are making their same mistakes.
Find out the different types of advisors, typical fees charged, and how to do background checks.
Despite negative stereotypes, they’re well prepared to stop working one day.
Find out how to calculate your net worth and track it over time.
Members of Generation X pay for their adult kids and aging parents more than saving for retirement.
Trust me, you’ll never guess what it is.
The words were financially inspiring, but you’ll never guess who said them.
A new study shows what retirees REALLY do with their free time and tight budgets.
We help you understand the four key concerns in effective personal finance and money management that seniors need to know for a comfortable retirement.
No matter how old you are or where you are in life, as a woman you need a personalized financial strategy that helps you avoid issues and reach your goals.
Retire your debts before you worry about retirement.
Most Americans have some majorly mistaken assumptions about retirement. How many of these do you fall for?