How to Retire Right
In Your 50’s
The general rule for baby boomers, Losey said, is to keep retirement savings split even at this age: 50% for stocks, 50% for bonds. You can expect a return of 6-10%, net of all fees.
Carmen took another slightly more aggressive approach, recommending a split of 60/40 between stocks and bonds for those with another 10-12 years of work left in them.