SAVE SOONER!

... because waiting may cost you a fortune in retirement!

Time = Money

See how contributing $250 a month to your retirement plan account can grow.
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The most valuable asset you have when saving for retirement is time.

EXAMPLE


If you start saving at Age 25 versus Age 30...



That's a difference of more than

-$207,141

in just 5 years.

This example assumes the saver puts $250 into a retirement account each month, with a 7% rate of return for 40 years vs. 35 years.

Still not convinced to start now?

If you put saving off for one more year you’ll have $3,000 more now...
...at the expense of almost $50,000 LESS* in retirement.

 

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Delaying for Only 1 Year!



-$47,403 That's a lot to lose!

* Participants began saving at 25 & 26 years old.

The Clock Is Ticking

 

How To Start Today

 

Create a monthly budget.

Decide how much you can put away each month.

ACTUALLY DO IT.

Contact your financial advisor or employer for more information about your retirement.

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*All examples assume a 7% interest rate, compounded 12 times per year; Investor.gov

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