Healthcare Costs – A Retirement Land Mine
Planning for retirement can be an arduous task. After all, it’s all about predicting the future and how much money you will need during your so-called “golden years,” the duration of which is also uncertain. But most people can, by taking an honest look at their goals after they permanently hang up their work clothes and their family history of longevity, develop a plan which is at least an informed estimate of their future needs. Unfortunately, one thing that far too many people seem to ignore during their retirement planning process is the increasingly high cost of healthcare during their retirement years. In this USA Today article by Katie Brockman, the author discusses how healthcare costs can derail even the best of retirement plans, and offers some thoughts on how best to mitigate those risks. Click here to read more.