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Where Will You Find Retirement Income?
Where will you find retirement income? Though some people will read that question and think that their best shot at finding retirement income will take grabbing a shovel and heading out into the yard hoping that someone once buried cash in the backyard, you are likely to discover that, with some careful planning, you will be able to find retirement income within the money that you have already started to save and invest. Similarly, those who pull out treasure maps and consider mining for diamonds and gold are likely to find that they are able to focus on building an income, regardless of where they are starting from.
You may be reading this and thinking, "Yeah, right," but rest assured that it's true. Just as those who have saved and invested wisely for years are able to feel confident that they will have the money that they need in order to relax, travel, cover medical expenses, move to an active adult community - or anything else that they have been looking forward to throughout their working lives - it's possible for you to save, invest and achieve all of your goals. You just need to take advantage of access to the right tools.
The first of those tools is the retirement calculator that you can download from this page. With that calculator, if you have already been saving and investing, you will be able to look at your accounts as well as stocks and bonds to see whether or not they are performing in a way that will help you to reach your financial goals. If you are not headed in the right direction or you are looking for ways to increase the income you have available, you will be able to look at other stocks and how they would affect your portfolio before moving so much as a penny of your money.
If on the other hand you are trying to find retirement income and have not started saving and investing, you'll still benefit from the retirement calculator. Just as those who are looking to find more retirement income can see how different stocks, mutual funds and even savings accounts are going to perform, you can look at your options to determine the best plan of action - a plan that will let you find the retirement income that you are going to need to have available.
Of course, that doesn't mean that you will be left on your own to figure out how to find retirement income. Whether you are using the retirement calculator to get more information or because you want to start saving and investing in your future, you will be able to talk with a financial advisor in your local area to ask questions and figure out the right course of action for achieving your goals. The financial advisor will call you - you won't even have to seek out an advisor.
As a result, you will have the opportunity to find retirement income that you were not aware that you already had - to find retirement income that's just right there waiting to be discovered.