For most folks, your goal by age 60 is to have a comfortable retirement. Now you need to figure out when to retire.
Your 50s. These are typically your prime earning years, as well as the decade when retirement begins to come within view, and it’s perhaps your last opportunity to set your finances in order.
Your 40s is the decade when everything is on the line, from houses and cars to insurance, retirement, college funding, and the impending mid-life crisis.
According to author Peter Dunn, your thirties is the decade when you begin to put down roots, deepen your relationships, and establish your lifestyle.
Let’s start with millennials, these are the Americans born between 1980 and 2000.
These pot holes have a way of messing up the best laid plans of the retiree.
I found that early retirement for most people was age 55. For firefighters and police it could be even earlier.
Boomers should be thinking about three things: When are you going to retire? What are you going to do when you retire? Where are you going to retire?
According to a report by Bankrate.com, Boomers are retiring at the worst time in a generation.
Today 10,000 Boomers will celebrate their 65th birthday and another 10,000 will celebrate tomorrow.