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Lot of assumptions, but hopefully you get the point...

stock XYZ, provides a 5% return year-over-year, until you are 62. they also pay a 4% dividend. you put in $50/month, $600 total/yr.

Age Amt 5% up div @4% total
39 600 630 24 654
40 1254 1316.7 50.16 1366.86
41 1966.86 2065.20 78.6744 2143.877
42 2743.87 2881.07 109.755 2990.826
43 3590.82 3770.36 143.633 3914.000
44 4514.00 4739.70 180.560 4920.260
45 5520.26 5796.27 220.810 6017.084
46 6617.08 6947.93 264.683 7212.621
47 7812.62 8203.25 312.504 8515.757
48 9115.75 9571.54 364.630 9936.176
49 10536.17 11062.9 421.447 11484.43
50 12084.43 12688.6 483.377 13172.03
51 13772.03 14460.6 550.881 15011.51
52 15611.51 16392.0 624.460 17016.54
53 17616.54 18497.3 704.661 19202.03
54 19802.03 20792.1 792.081 21584.22
55 22184.22 23293.4 887.368 24180.80
56 24780.80 26019.8 991.232 27011.07
57 27611.07 28991.6 1104.44 30096.07
58 30696.01 32230.8 1227.84 33458.71
59 34058.71 35761.6 1362.34 37124.00
60 37724.00 39610.2 1508.96 41119.16
61 41719.16 43805.1 1668.76 45473.88
62 46073.88 48377.5 1842.95 50220.53
63 50820.53 53361.5 2032.82 55394.38

55K... after a total of 15000 invested in 600 increments. powerful, eh?
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