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|Subject: Re: What percentage of gross?||Date: 1/7/2004 10:13 AM|
|Author: 96hokies||Number: 1740 of 5048|
I hate that table option...
the paragraph that goes on forever reads:
We have some rather large chunks going to Medical and Home improvement this year. So, plan for 2005 and beyond is to shuffle the window and medical $$ up to Retirement(taxable accounts though) and any raises will also go to investments. Target for 2005 is 35% and I think it's a reasonable goal. We'll be maxing all non-taxable accounts this year and maybe even putting an additional 2% in taxable investments.
Plus, I forgot to mention that my employer puts about 7% of my pay (about 3% overall household income) into a retirement account, too! And DH's company is putting 3% into his 401k for some special reason this year, too. Nice guys :)
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