No. of Recommendations: 2
Youre doing it again. Patty-caking the numbers. Banging on pots and pans until it sounds like "Take the 'A' Train".

And you don't seem to have an answer other than it can't be done. Okay, in your mind, how much do you think can be accumulated by diverting SS and tax withholdings to a 401k type of account by age 25 or 30? This isn't money that has to be saved from take home pay. it's tax money. So how much do you think can be saved or do you just assume nothing can be done.

Pay people enough so that money will never be a factor.

So how are you planning for that to happen?

Calvin
Print the post  

Announcements

What was Your Dumbest Investment?
Share it with us -- and learn from others' stories of flubs.
When Life Gives You Lemons
We all have had hardships and made poor decisions. The important thing is how we respond and grow. Read the story of a Fool who started from nothing, and looks to gain everything.
Community Home
Speak Your Mind, Start Your Blog, Rate Your Stocks

Community Team Fools - who are those TMF's?
Contact Us
Contact Customer Service and other Fool departments here.
Work for Fools?
Winner of the Washingtonian great places to work, and Glassdoor #1 Company to Work For 2015! Have access to all of TMF's online and email products for FREE, and be paid for your contributions to TMF! Click the link and start your Fool career.
Advertisement