Women and Retirement Planning: Part I

Women face special challenges when planning for retirement. In this blog series we will explore the challenges and provide tips and resources for women as they take the next steps in their retirement planning journey.

Begin saving now
To maximize your chances of achieving a financially secure retirement, start with a realistic assessment of how much you'll need to save. If the figure is substantial, don't be discouraged--the most important thing is to begin saving now. Although it's never too late to save for retirement, the sooner you start, the more time your investments have to grow.
The chart below shows how just $2,000 invested annually at a 6% rate of return might grow over time:

NOTE: This is a hypothetical example and does not reflect the performance of any specific investment. Results assume reinvestment of all earnings and no tax.

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