CHAPTER20

Getting Finances in Order

In This Chapter

  • Breaking down your current spending patterns
  • Planning a retirement budget for the future
  • How much money you need to save to retire comfortably
  • Strategies to cut costs

The number of years we live may or may not be in our control, but at the very least, we can make those years count. To improve our chances for enjoying a quality life, we need to not only take care of our health but also develop an understanding of our financial situation. After all, if we cannot afford health care and other basic needs, how will we be able to move forward?

This chapter will teach you strategies on how to look ...

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