7 Mistakes That Could Ruin Your Retirement!

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1) Spending a lot of money

You will never be able to retire wealthy if you spend your entire life pretending to be wealthy. Why not strive to be content with what you have?

2) Not saving enough money

If you fail to save enough for retirement, you are bound to live in poverty. 10% to 15% of one's monthly salary should ideally be set aside for retirement savings.

3) Wrong Saving Priorities

Your retirement savings should take precedence over all other financial matters. If you are saving for your children's college, you should not neglect your own retirement.

4) Saving money in wrong account

A typical error is depositing retirement monies into the wrong accounts. The funds should be placed in IRAs or other tax-favored retirement accounts.

5) Financing for things

If you use credit cards for all of your purchases and financing, you won't have any money left over to put into retirement.

6) Having low credit score

If you need to borrow money, you must have excellent credit to obtain the most favorable terms and interest rates.

7) Doing wrong investments

Investing it entirely in high-risk stocks is undoubtedly unwise. However, do not be afraid to be somewhat more aggressive with your allocations.

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