Lifetime medical-care costs can average $245,000 for a 65-year-old couple, so it's important to factor in health costs when saving. » Read More
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Lifetime medical care costs $245,000 for a 65-year-old couple, so it's important to factor in health costs when saving.
Before moving into a multigenerational household, you need to iron out the financials around the kitchen table.
A 401(k) plan is a wonderful savings vehicle, but many have huge commissions, high expense ratios and hidden fees.