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Subject:  Re: Retirment issues? Date:  4/16/2007  5:23 PM
Author:  decath Number:  4634 of 73669

My biggest issue will be healthcare costs. My plan is to retire I plan to retire around the age of 55 which is just about 20 years from now. I planned my savings rates accordingly and have even used a conservative rate of return when projecting, but I have no idea how much healthcare will cost n 20 years.

Donna


It will be for many of us. Using intercst's GenX calculater, with my income growing modestly and with 10% investment growth, I can most likely FIRE in 8 years when I'm 53.

The big "IF" is health care costs.

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