From our friends at Motley Fool "How much should I save for retirement?" It's one of the simplest retirement questions out there, yet one of the most difficult to answer. There's no one-size-fits-all approach for how much to save for retirement, because there are a slew of factors involved. Your retirement number -- or the … Continue reading Here’s how much Americans think retirement will cost
In case you are entering that time of your life where you are looking to relocate when you retire. Your retirement savings are more than just a nest egg: They’re a representation of a lifetime of hard work. You spent decades building up money so that you could really enjoy your retirement, and you’re not … Continue reading The best and worst towns to retire in
18 ways retirees waste their money NOT-SO-SMART SPENDING Congratulations! After years of working and careful saving, you get to kick back and crack open that retirement nest egg. But don't get too giddy just yet. Retirees still need to avoid plenty of financial pitfalls as they transition into their golden years. And while you've certainly … Continue reading Live you best life when you retire, don’t make these mistakes!
~ I have totally thought of some of these for my hubby who wants to retire in about 10 years...~ Here’s why you shouldn’t retire super early — even if you can The FIRE concept is lit, but it’s not always worth it International Film Circuit/courtesy Everett Collection The FIRE lifestyle isn’t always easy. Sam … Continue reading Here’s why you shouldn’t retire super early
20 Countries Where You Can Retire Comfortably on $150K (Click through the slideshow) After all you saved and pinched pennies for the pot at the end of the rainbow, right?
Best places to retire in every state Over the course of the average person’s lifetime, one is confronted with a handful of stress-inducing decisions, outcomes of which inevitably play an impactful role in shaping their futures. While choosing a college major, purchasing a first home, and deciding on whether or not to have kids each … Continue reading Best places to retire in every state
~ surprised to see some of the cities as they are pretty metropolitan, not surprised CA is not included ~ 30 cities where you can buy a house for under $100K Sale price is not the only measure of how affordable a home is, but it is certainly a major factor. Although finding an affordable … Continue reading 30 cities where you can buy a house for under $100,000
~ are you ready? hope this helps get you more prepared~ How long $1 million will last in retirement in each state Anywhere between 12 and 26 years, depending on the state 10,000 people turn 65 in the U.S. every single day. The average American retirement age is 63, and the life expectancy for retirees … Continue reading How long $1 million will last in retirement in each state
~if you are getting ready to retire, look out for these places.~ The 10 Most Unaffordable Places to Rent an Apartment in Retirement Costly coastal cities Some retirees are becoming renters to save money, get help with household maintenance or transition into a new location in retirement. In many parts of the country renting is … Continue reading The 10 Most Unaffordable Places to Rent an Apartment in Retirement
The 10 Best States in America Explore the 10 Best States Many Americans take pride in their state, often claiming their home state to be better than the rest. Now, the 2018 U.S. News Best States rankings can help settle the debate. In an assessment of how states are serving their residents – from health … Continue reading The 10 Best States in America