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Monday, February 20, 2017   /   by Gary Meek

How much should I Save for Retirement?

It’s what many people want to know, and most struggle to figure out: How much should I save for retirement?
If you could nail the answer exactly, your retirement worries would probably disappear: The ability to tell the future is bound to bring on enough wealth to fund those later years. Planning for retirement is so difficult precisely because you can’t predict the unknowns, like how long you’re going to live or what sort of medical expenses might come your way. But you can get very close to a retirement savings goal with some useful tools and a little educated forecasting.
Here are five steps toward figuring out how much to save for retirement.
1. Estimate future spending
Fair warning: This is the step that involves the most work — but power through, because the others are a breeze. And if you keep even a loose budget, you already have a leg up. Projectingfuture expenses begins by taking a look at current spending.
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Monday, February 20, 2017   /   by Gary Meek

Always seek a Professional

The internet has leveled the playing field for all buyers to find the home they want on the internet.  They an search agent websites, or monsters like Zillow and Trulia.  But after you have found the home you want it is always best to seek a professional to help you write the contract, negotiate price and terms as well as repairs.  Unless you have a license to practice Real Estate, I highly recommend you hire a professional to help you.  Interview several agents in the area you are looking and pick a winner based on past production as well as how they treat you and make you feel.

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