The 5 Years Before You Retire

The 5 Years Before You Retire

Retirement Planning When You Need It the Most

Book - 2014
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Even though half of all Americans put money aside for retirement, it isn't until they reach their sixties that many realize that they haven't saved enough. With The Five Years Before You Retire, you'll hone in on what you need to do in the next five years to maximize your current savings and create a realistic plan for your future. This book guides you through each financial, medical, and familial decision, from taking advantage of the employer match your company offers for your 401k program to enrolling in Medicare to discussing housing options with your family. Covering every aspect of retirement planning, these straightforward strategies explain in detail how you can make the most of your last few years in the workforce and prepare for the future you've always wanted.
Publisher: Avon, MA : Adams Media, 2014
ISBN: 9781440569722
Characteristics: 239 p. ; 22 cm
Alternative Title: Five years before you retire


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Dec 27, 2014

This book covers in a well organized and straightforward manner the major topics involved in retirement planning. Chapters include coverage of savings, budgeting, housing, retirement income including Social security benefits and health care including Medicare benefits(all parts), Medigap insurance, and ACA. The depth is reasonable for planning purposes with pointers for more in depth research. The language is straightforward with flashes of humor.


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