Simple Weekend Reading – Retirement Edition

by B Simple

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Planning for your eventual retirement is key to designing your simple financial lifestyle. Here are six tips to help you simplify your retirement planning:

  • Set a retirement goal
  • Access your existing retirement plans
  • Automate your retirement savings
  • Take action by starting a retirement account if you have not established one
  • Review your accounts regularly
  • Diversify your retirement assets

Looking for more retirement advice. Here are some of the best posts from this week that can help you simplify your personal finances by planning for your retirement:

Most of us worry about how much we will need to retirement. Financial Samurai offers a solution to this problem in How Much You Need To Retire And Never Have To Worry Again

Many of us have 401ks as part of our retirement plan. Young and Thrifty offers 5 Ways to Improve Your 401K.

Free from Broke offers What Fees Are Part of Your 401(k) Plan?

Gen Y Wealth offers some quick tips to improve your 401k in How to Dominate Your 401(k) in 2011 and Beyond

Are you fearful that you may run out of money in retirement? Canadian Finance Blog offers Tips To Prevent Running Out Of Money In Retirement

If you are feeling like retirement investing is too complicated. Oblivious Investor offers Simple Investing is Better Investing

Wealth Pilgrim offers more simple retirement investment tips in Retirement Income Investments and Planning Made Simple

What type of retirement plan is best for you? Green Panda offers A Defined Contribution is Better for Us

A key to retirement is replacing your income. Frugal Dad offers some solutions in The Secret to Replacing Your Income

Fivecent Nickel offers How Much Will You Spend in Retirement?

Not sure how much you can contribute to your 401k and pension? KNS Financial offers 2011 Contribution Limits for IRA, 401(k), and 403(b) and JoeTaxpayer offers Pension Plan Limits for 2011

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Financial Samurai

Thanks for putting together the wrap!
.-= Financial Samurai´s last blog ..Which Is Better- iPhone 4 or iPad 3G =-.


Thanks for all of the great retirement articles!
.-= Craig´s last blog ..Getting Free Premium Cable Channels – How Paying Attention Netted Us HBO- Cinemax- And More =-.

Khaleef @ KNS Financial

Thanks for putting this together and including my article! I think it’s great to have so many retirement articles gathered in one place!
.-= Khaleef @ KNS Financial´s last blog ..5 Things You Can Still Do To Increase Your Tax Refund! =-.


Hey, you missed my 401k series.
Take a look at part 3, you’ll like it. ;)
.-= retirebyforty´s last blog ..401k part3 – retirebyforty’s 401k- a river of tears =-.


THanks for the mention :) Thanks to PT Money for writing the guest post!

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