5 Common but Avoidable Retirement Mistakes
Maurie Backman cautions seniors not to steer clear of five retirement blunders, in order to avoid spending their golden years as unhappy and/or financially strapped. She states do NOT, 1. Claim Social Security at the wrong time; 2. Underfund your IRA or 401(k); 3. Underestimate what healthcare will cost you; 4. Avoid planning for long-term care, as an estimated 70% of seniors aged 65 and over will require long-term care in their lifetime; 5. Forget about taxes. Read full piece here.
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