Explaining how to create a life-long financial plan, this practical guide to retirement planning offers advice on how to calculate how much income will be needed for retirement, how to make the most of 401(k) plans, how to consider the retirement value of current assets, and how to evaluate and set up future saving and investment programs. Original.
In this breakthrough book, nationally known financial educator Paul Grangaard explains how to accumulate money for retirement-and provides a simple 25-step program to help readers apply what they learn to create their own retirement plan. Most important, Grangaard shows how to develop a life-long financial plan to enjoy the comfort, control, and flexibility everyone wants-now and in the future. Readers will learn how to: ? Calculate how much income may be needed in retirement ? Determine how much one may have to accumulate for retirement ? Make the most of 401(k) plans ? Consider the retirement value of existing assets ? Evaluate future saving and investing plans