Thursday, October 02, 2014
Think you’re ready to hop off the hamster wheel
It’s getting harder to do. In 2014, just 4 percent of Americans expect to retire before age 55, compared with 15 percent in 1995, a Gallup poll says. Check your preparedness by seeing if you have the following:
A monthly income stream to cover living expenses and taxes.
If your money’s tied up in long-term investments, or in real-estate property in a down market, or in the home you’re living…