O'Reilly logo

The Complete Idiot's Guide® To Protecting Your 401(k) and IRA by Bill Lane, Jennifer Lane

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Shifting Gears for Maximum Savings

Whether you’ve been building your retirement accounts for years or are just starting your nest egg from scratch, the 10-year point is a critical time for retirement success. Once you’ve done the retirement calculations described earlier and know how much you need to accumulate to reach your goals, it’s time to scour the budget for money that’s better spent on building your nest egg than on other expenses. Let’s face it; if you’re in your 50s, you’ve probably bought just about everything you need. If you haven’t, you should have a pretty keen idea of the difference between what you actually need to purchase and what you’d describe as a luxury or nice to have. These three simple questions will help you clarify ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required