Saving For Retirement From Your First Job

For many people, saving for retirement is something to do for later. It does not always come to one’s mind early in their working years. But the fact of the matter is that saving up for retirement should be done as early as possible. You need to prepare and start saving up even as early as starting on your very first job. Here are some things that will help you become more effective when saving for your retir

Posted by Ardent Editor on Aug 22 2015 in Retirement 101 Tags: , , , ,


Common Lifestyles Retirees Lead

Retirement life is all about living in relative comfort and ease. At least, that is the aim of many people when they reach retirement age. But that retirement lifestyle may not always be the same thing among different people. Here are just some of the common lifestyles many retirees follow that may also serve as a guide for those who are not yet decided how to lead their own. Avid Traveler With retirement giving pe

Posted by Ardent Editor on Aug 5 2015 in Retirement Life Tags: , , ,


Retiring Abroad: Factors You Need To Consider

There are many choices and options people need to make upon their retirement. Aside from the when, how and what, people also need to consider the where. Retirees also need to tackle the issue of where they wish to spend their retirement. For some, going abroad may make the most sense. The excitement of going on an adventure to another country makes for an interesting retirement for some. But of course, there needs

Posted by Ardent Editor on Jul 15 2015 in Retirement 101 Tags: , , ,


Women and Retirement

Retirement can be perceived differently, depending on who you are talking to. For the well-prepared, retirement is usually anticipated with excitement. For those who are ill-prepared, retirement can be an increasing concern. Women may also look at retirement in a different way. There are certain factors that may make retirement for many women a bit more challenging. Here are some of them. Longer average life span O

Posted by Ardent Editor on Jul 10 2015 in Women & Retirement Tags: , , ,


Important Factors That Affect Your Retirement Savings

Saving up for retirement takes some dedication and planning. Some people may not see the importance of saving up for retirement when they are still young. But saving early can be an important step towards having a more comfortable retirement. There are certain factors that can affect one’s ability to save enough for the future. Here are some of them. Start of Saving Age The age when you start saving up for re

Posted by Ardent Editor on Jun 17 2015 in Financial Planning Tags: , , , ,


Important Tips To Follow A Year Before You Retire

A comfortable retirement with less worries takes careful planning and preparation. Unfortunately, most people do not make the necessary steps needed to prepare for their retirement. They end up desperate and playing the retirement savings catch-up game in the process. But whether you prepared well or not, there are some things that you need to bear in mind a year or so before your retirement. What you do during thi

Posted by Ardent Editor on Jun 11 2015 in Retirement 101 Tags: , , ,


Common Money Mistakes You Should Avoid

It can be a challenge for many people to save money. It is not so much on whether they have enough to save up. Most of the time, making poor money choices is the main reason why people fail to save enough for a rainy day of for their future. There are many common money mistakes most people are guilty of making here are just some of them. Spending more on housing Most people like the idea of owning their own home. H

Posted by Ardent Editor on May 22 2015 in Money 101 Tags: , , , , , , ,


Saving Strategies For People Nearing Retirement

Retirement can mean different things to different people. Some who are near retirement may fear that day coming if they are ill prepared. Some welcome that day knowing that they have enough funds set aside to enjoy living a comfortable life in those golden years. It all boils down to saving enough for retirement. But while it may help if you start doing it early in life, it is never too late to save up for retireme

Posted by Ardent Editor on May 19 2015 in Financial Planning Tags: , , , , ,


Common Estate Planning Blunders

Estate planning is important for many retirees who still have assets that they will be leaving behind once they move on. To whom these assets will go to is the purpose of estate planning. In absence of it, these assets will usually be distributed among your relatives depending on intestate laws. This can sometimes lead to further confusion and conflict to the loved ones you leave behind. Estate planning helps you a

Posted by Ardent Editor on Feb 27 2015 in Estate Planning Tags: , ,


Steps To A Happy Retirement

Going into retirement can either be scary or exciting for some people. People who have not prepared or planned for their retirement well may have serious concerns once they reach that age. For those who have done their homework and prepared early, they expect a happy retirement ahead. People can also choose a happy retirement by simply following these steps. Know what you need. Before you start planning for your re

Posted by Ardent Editor on Feb 14 2015 in Retirement 101 Tags: , , , , , , ,


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