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What to do? First: don’t contribute any more than the minimum amount to get the company match to your 401(k). Second, start building up non-qualified savings pronto.

This is exactly what I've done for a few years now. Stopped IRA contributions and lowered my 401K contributions to 5% from 11 to 16%.

galeno might have been left wing but he made sense when he stated he didn't care for IRAs.

Plan for more Regime activity against your retirement plans.

Don’t be the equivalent of the real Rhodie who kept on buying more farmland in Rhodesia in ’69 and ’75 and ’79, or even after it became Zimbabwe. Don’t be that guy. Get wise to what the Regime plans to do to you, and plan your own affairs accordingly.

Just because we’ve all heard the advice before doesn’t make it less important or relevant: Build capacity. Stockpile supplies. Cut spending. Boost non-qualified hard-asset savings. Train physically. Get off the health care grid. Find Tribe. Prepare.
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