Last-minute retirement planning tips


Retirement Planning

Whether your retirement is a few decades or a few months away, now is the time to prepare for your postcareer years. While you’re daydreaming of one day surfing the coast of Florida, why not surf the Net for some tips to help you save for retirement?

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Last-minute retirement planning tips

The nearer you are to the end of your career, the more pressing the issue of retirement becomes. Plenty of Web sites offer tips and tricks to help you make the most out of your last years of full-time work so that you can enjoy retirement without the burden of finances.

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  • You can be taxed heavily for withdrawing funds from your retirement accounts too soon. Check the IRS Web site for the latest information about retirement and tax law to make sure that you don’t unnecessarily incur penalties on your retirement savings.
  • Keep yourself organized as you near retirement to make sure you have everything in order; this checklist from Eons should help.
  • As you get closer to retirement, you may be able to start contributing more money to your retirement savings without incurring any tax penalties. Check the IRS Web site for rules about catch-up contributions and other tax information about your specific account.

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