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Old 02-05-2019, 09:32 AM
 
Location: Mishawaka, Indiana
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Old 02-05-2019, 10:07 AM
 
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With increasing retirement/ healthcare costs, plus inflation, I am just wondering, what percentage of your monthly income have you set aside for savings? Also, how have you structured your retirement income? ie via SS, pension etc? I especially would like to know from those in their 50's above. Thanks.
Been retired 11 years with pensions and SS. Currently saving/investing 15-25% a month.
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Old 02-05-2019, 10:19 AM
 
Location: SoCal
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I feel the same way you do, mathjack.

I'm not a numbers man or bean counter. I also am not money oreinted.

I enjoy the the simple things in life, and also travel.

But I want to save more than 10-15%. Saving more = more options, and more freedom.
Thereís no need to go nuts about savings, I donít see anything wrong with savings just 10-15%, more is better obviously. Thatís what I preach to my daughters anyway.
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