3 Retirement Experts Dish: My Dream Retirement—and My Plan for Getting There
Have you ever envisioned what your life will be like in 20, 30 or 40 years—in retirement? Will you travel the world? Start a side gig? Spend the winter months at your second home … right on the beach?
There’s no right or wrong answer. After all, dream retirements are a bit like snowflakes—no two are exactly alike.
There is, however, one thing that remains the same for everyone: fulfilling that wish list retirement requires some careful planning.
So whether you want to make homemade pasta in a Tuscan farmhouse or sail the Caribbean with your grandkids, you have to plot out how exactly you’ll get there well before you clock in those last hours on the job.
Of course, planning that far in advance can be daunting, especially if you’re still just trying to figure out how to balance all of your in-the-now financial priorities.
So we asked ourselves: Well, how do the pros do it—and what can we learn from them? And then we reached out to three well-known retirement experts for the skinny on their own goals for their golden years (spoiler alert: none of them plan to stop working completely), including the savings and investing strategies they’re using to get there.
Read on to see what savvy tips you can potentially glean from them to help bring you one step closer to your own retirement dreams.