When planning for retirement, it’s critical to regularly revisit your savings plans, manage your accounts, and adjust for future needs and expenses.
Why should you start participating in a retirement plan and how do you save for retirement? Should you make traditional pretax contributions or after tax Roth contributions?
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Save on taxes, save almost effortlessly and get tax-deferred growth. Can you really afford not to participate? Read more.
Ramping up retirement savings
Once you’ve established the savings habit, it’s time to consider how you manage your retirement accounts. Are you saving enough? How can you balance your retirement savings goals with other financial objectives?
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If you’re managing your budget well, you might be looking at some extra cash at the end of each month. How do you decide what to save for or pay off first? Learn how to manage competing goals.
Preparing to retire
As you prepare for your retirement, make sure you have planned well for your expenses and your withdrawals.
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You may be nearing the time when you can start to picture the next big step in your workplace journey, retirement. As you ponder when to retire, make sure you have a financial plan.