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Can You Save Too Much For Retirement?

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We spend a lot of time talking about how to save enough for retirement, but is there such a thing as saving too much? Some experts say that retirees will need 70-80% of their pre-retirement income to sustain a comfortable lifestyle, but recent studies show that many retirees are spending significantly less than these benchmarks.

Join us for a thought-provoking conversation on how spending habits can change as you age. We’ll talk about finding a balance between saving diligently for retirement and enjoying life’s experiences along the way. Scott will also discuss some potential tax ramifications of over-saving in traditional accounts and highlight the value of working with a financial professional to align your financial strategies with your lifestyle preferences.

Here’s some of what you will learn in this episode:

  • Recent studies challenge the notion that retirees need 70-80% of their pre-retirement income to live comfortably in retirement.
  • The importance of finding a balance between diligent retirement savings and enjoying life’s experiences while in good health.
  • Excessive savings in traditional retirement accounts could lead to substantial tax burdens in the future + the benefits of Roth accounts in managing taxes during retirement.
  • The importance of personalized financial planning to ensure a secure and enjoyable retirement.

If you have any questions about what we discussed or anything else in your financial plan, email us at ask@bulmanwealth.com.

Show Sources: 

https://www.investopedia.com/articles/retirement/07/save_too_much.asp

https://finance.yahoo.com/news/saved-too-much-retirement-wish-120026207.html

 


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At Bulman Wealth Group, we believe everyone should live the retirement that they’ve always wanted. We understand that there’s more to retirement planning than just savings and investments. While these are important, we advocate a broader approach. In our view, there are five key components to a comprehensive retirement strategy. These include investment, income, taxes, health care planning, and legacy planning. By addressing each of these we guide you in charting a course towards a fulfilling retirement. 

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Any statements or opinions expressed should in no way be construed or interpreted as a solicitation to sell, or offer to sell, advisory services to any residents of any State other than the States where otherwise legally permitted. Advisory services are offered through Chris Bulman Inc. dba Bulman Wealth Group and Brookstone Wealth Advisors (BWA), Registered Investment Advisors. Insurance products and services are offered and sold through Chris Bulman Inc. dba BWG Insurance Agency.