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I just opened a 401(k) at age 23 thanks to a hard truth about retirement I kept hearing from 60-somethings


  • I’ve been interviewing retirees for Business Insider’s “Real Retirement” series for several months now, and writing about their retirement journeys, spending habits, and insights.
  • I’ve learned a lot about preparing for retirement from the people I’ve talked to, and they’ve inspired me to take retirement savings seriously, even as a 20-something.
  • Whether they’re living well in retirement or struggling, almost all have said they wished they started sooner or saved more for retirement.
  • Most of the retirees I’ve talked to who are doing well financially in retirement started saving in some capacity by age 30.
  • Hearing these people’s real stories read more >>>

    Source:: BusinessInsider.Com