The Tax Payer as Gilligan by Kemberly Wardlaw
... Still, according to the BLS inflation calculator, $1000 in 1995 has the same buying power as $1258.53 in 2005. Remember early 1979 through late 1981 when inflation rates hovered around 10 percent to almost 15 percent. According to the same BLS inflation calculator, $1000 in 1979 now has the same buying power as $2641.87 in 2005. It is arguably the uncertainty of inflation that causes the most damage. Preparing for increases in the cost of living is an important aspect to financial planning.
A Retirement Job - A Great Way to Stretch Your Retirement Savings by John Howe
... Three retirement calculators on the Net that include income from work after retirement in the calculations are the AARP Calculator , the Employee Benefit Research Institute Calculator , and the MSN Calculator . The MSN calculator is especially easy to use and is very visual so you can see the results as you change the variables. These calculators have a weakness since they ask for the amount of annual income from a job after retirement, but they do not ask for the age when that income ...
Retirement Calculators - Before and After Retirement by John V. W. Howe
... The retirement calculator is a Microsoft Excel file so your will need to have Microsoft Excel on your computer. To receive instructions on how to use the calculator, click the following link:Click here to get Your Free Retirement CalculatorIf you want to learn more about using the Internet to generate retirement income, go to Retirement Jobs Online.com (See below). The site has a well organized study guide to lead you through the process. The retirement calculators we found on the Internet ...
Retirement Management by Matt Alexander
... After all, Americans are generally living longer, staying in better health and retiring earlier. Yet so many people are financially unprepared when the time arrives to retire. Some do not start saving soon enough and others are not aware of how much they will need to maintain their lifestyle. It is never too early or late to start the process. Take the next step and put your money to work for you. On my website, check out the cost of waiting calculator.
The Art Of Exponential Money Generation by Martin Thomson
... If you wanted to make $1 million dollars in 4 years, (48 months) starting with just $100, you would need to apply compounding to that single hundred dollar bill at a rate of approximately 5% per week. Meaning, at the end of the first week, you find a way, to increase that $100 into $105. Does that sound do-able? Not to be the type to labor a point, but lets labor it to death. On a daily basis, if we added just .7 of 1% that's seven tenths of one percent per day, we would achieve a million ...
Retirement May Not Look Great to Some by Martin Lukac
... For every dollar more we put in, we imagine an earlier retirement. For every extra hundred that we are able to throw in, we imagine a more comfortable retirement. We have over 20 more years to let that money grow. We won't retire well because we were lucky. We will retire well because we started young and we kept it up. The truth is, even though no one is saving, it is the only way to prepare for retirement. There is no surety that there will be Social Security forever.
My Way Or The Highway: Give Your Financial Professionals A Good Talking To! by Martin Thomson
... (Try it yourself, just get a calculator and multiply $1000 by ten, then multiply the result by ten for 4 times.) At 7% over 48 months, you would end up with the grand total of $1310.79 (Try it yourself, but instead of ten, multiply by 1.07 which is equivalent to 7%) Its a big difference isn't it? What would it take to multiply your money by 10 every year, consistently? Or even 5 for that matter would be quite acceptable, 3 times? Yes, Yes, and Yes.
Retirement – It's Sooner Than You Think!! (Honestly) by Kate Hufstetler
... Example: Retire at 65. Live healthy retirement- 15 years (so 15 x yearly cost of healthy living) . Live assisted – 8 years ( so 8 x yearly cost of living in care). You now have two totals that when added together equal your estimation of the total dollar amount you will need to draw from in order to live after retiring. NOW you are ready to begin planning your investments in such a way that you can achieve that TOTAL number by the time you retire.