These days, online scammers are finding more and more creative ways to try and get at your hard earned money or personal information.
That annual vacation isn’t a right; it’s a luxury. Financial planner Diane McCurdy offers some simple ways to break the costly “vacation entitlement” habit—and start saving now for next summer’s outing.
Financial planner and author Diane McCurdy says spenders and savers don’ t have to end up in divorce court. All it takes is a touch of soul-searching, a dash of compromise . . . and a budget that allows for fun and retirement.
One of the biggest questions surrounding retirement is “How much is enough”? Opinions on the “right” amount can vary and many people feel overwhelmed and anxious about whether they have enough saved for a comfortable, worry-free retirement.
Peace of mind is your reward for following the How Much Is Enough? program. If you’re on track for your Enough Number, enjoy today’s pleasures without worry. If you’re not on track, you’ll know your choices for doing what you have to do. It may be as easy as saving a few more dollars a month.
How much is enough in retirement depends entirely on the individual. Use the Retirement Savings Calculator to determine your own Enough Number. You can see where you’ll be if you save at different rates, retire earlier or later or adjust your projected retirement income up or down.