Can you believe we’re in the very last week of the 8-week Financial Fitness Plan? These past few weeks have flown by and I’ve learned so much in the process. This week we’re focusing on retirement and the actionable steps you need to take for a successful retirement plan.
Retirement is an uncomfortable subject for a lot of people, especially among us young folks (…am I allowed to say that now that I’m almost 30)? It’s actually kind of stressful to think about because there are so many unknowns. I mean, we go through most of our lives knowing exactly what we’re doing each day, who we’re going to see, where we’re going, and which rules to follow. Fast forward to retirement and all of this changes.
So rather than relying on vague ideas of what you’re going to do when you retire and how you’ll eventually get there, start with a simple plan. There are no right or wrong/good or bad plans. Just having one and following it will get you much farther than the average Jane who thinks that she’ll just figure it out as she goes.Read on