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Money Monday: How to avoid money pitfalls in retirement

How to avoid falling into the dangerous money pits of retirement

Unfortunately, there are many things that can put unnecessary strain on your retirement savings; here’s just a few — read Forbes’ article for more:

  1. ATM withdrawals
  2. Dental costs
  3. Subscriptions that you don’t use enough

Read more at Forbes.

Money Monday: Make sure you’re ready to retire

Ready to retire? Make sure with these guidelines from CNN:

retirement“Retirement can be wonderful — if you’re prepared for it. So before you put an end to your career, it’s essential to make sure you’re 100% ready.

“Not sure how to do that? Taking these five steps can put you on the path to a happy and secure retirement.

  1. Plan with your spouse
  2. Where will future finances come from?
  3. Test with a retirement budget
  4. Plan your healthcare
  5. What will you do during retirement?

Read the entire article from CNN: “5 steps to making sure you’re ready to retire”.