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How Much Is Enough? Balancing Today's Needs with Tomorrow's Retirement Goals

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Questions concerning retirement savings abound, but the one question on everyone's mind is, "How much is enough to provide for the type of retirement I want?" How Much Is Enough? provides the answer by helping readers build a customized plan. Author and financial planning expert Diane McCurdy clearly explains how to save on taxes and invest wisely, so that readers can find ...more
Paperback, 260 pages
Published August 1st 2005 by Wiley (first published January 1st 2001)
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Jay
Jul 24, 2013 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
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Very short book that deals with the basics in retirement planning and determining "the number", the amount of money invested for retirement needed to retire. The book has a nice section on determining your philosophy (spender, saver, builder, giver) given a short survey. Nothing groundbreaking here, though, this is very familiar if you've read other books of this type. Note that this is a Canadian book (I didn't know till after I'd started) and discusses Canadian retirement accounts. While US ac ...more
Cherop
Sep 26, 2012 rated it really liked it
Shelves: finance
What I liked about this book was that the author encourages her readers to think about what it is they really need in retirement and the money that would satisfy those needs. It is not a "one size fits all" approach and worksheets and questionnaires are provided to help you. (The cover on my book doesn't look like the one provided by Goodreads but it is the same book.)
Danni
May 16, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
This book was really easy to understand. It gave me a lot of ideas.
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Jan 10, 2017 rated it it was amazing
Simple straightforward advice that was very relevant. Her tools on the website are very helpful as well.
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