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5 Actions That Can Help You Catch Up on Saving for Retirement

Saving up for retirement can be terrifying, but it gets even scarier when you realize how much you have to do in so little time. Maybe you lost it all in a bad real estate investment or disaster struck economically. Maybe you haven’t been saving as vigilantly as possible. Maybe you haven’t saved at all. Well, you can still retire—provided that you’re willing to put in the work. For those looking to catch up on saving for retirement—or those who want to amp up their nest eggs—these tips will help decrease the gap.

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Living Your Best Life: Here’s How to Do It in Retirement

If you’ve been following the Retirement You Earned Blog, then by now you probably know the ins and outs of saving for retirement: the types of IRAs, how to form a strong investment portfolio, and how to make the most of employer-matched 401(k)s. However, it’s likely that you—much like many other responsible savers—may find yourself at a loss when it comes to living your best life in retirement. After all, daily routine tasks and upkeep aren’t stressed nearly so much as IRAs are. Don’t worry though—the hard part is almost over. Soon, you can get started enjoying yourself!

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7 Ways to Save $100,000 for Retirement in Your 30s

The saying, “The earlier, the better,” when it comes to saving for retirement couldn’t be any truer. The idea is simple: the longer your money has to compound and grow, the more of it you will have to support you in retirement. With Americans’ retirement savings statistics proving more than bleak in the present and past years, solidifying a smart savings strategy early on becomes all the more critical. If you’re looking to save $100,000 for retirement in your 30s, here’s what it will take.

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