5 Big Retirement Concerns
And What To Do About Them
Concerned about retirement? That's understandable. But are you concerned about the right things – and do you know what to do about them? Preparing for retirement may be hard, but there are actions you can take right now that will make it easier. The tabs below will help you understand five big retirement concerns and get you started on the path to managing them.
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"How do I start saving for retirement?"
39%: Percentage of people that "have no idea" how to begin planning for retirement 1
There's a lot of truth to the old saying, "Well begun is half done". When it comes to retirement saving, simply getting started is critical. Getting started and forming good habits early, however, is "well begun". Find out how to get started, no matter where you are in your life path.
"So what do I do with my money?"
- It's never too late to start saving. It's important to understand the cost of waiting to save for retirement because the longer you wait to begin the harder it becomes.
- Understand all the tools available to you in your retirement savings toolkit. Put them to use to reach the retirement that you want.
- Start your hike toward retirement today. No matter where you are on the retirement journey, follow our "handy hiker checklists" and explore Mt. Retirement – Reach the Summit and Beyond [INFOGRAPHIC]
Make it easier.
Make it automatic.
1Guardian national survey was conducted among U.S. respondents by Penn, Schoen & Berland Associates using 1,202 telephone interviews from September 27-October 9, 2011
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