Being prepared for retirement is one of the last things we think about when we start our careers and as we move through life. We are busy paying mortgages, buying houses, paying for tuitions, and hopefully taking great vacations. The sad truth is that too many people just aren’t prepared for retirement. In a new segment of Don’t Die Poor I am going to discuss what you need to know to retire with enough money to survive and even play in your wonder years.
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Entries Tagged ‘Social Security’
Every time you apply for credit, you are inviting creditors to review you based on your credit report (create link to credit report post). Assuming you are serious about your financial position, you have already received your free credit report from Annual Credit Report.
Continuing to build your financial empire includes cleaning up your credit report. Even the little things can and will effect your credit score so why not make sure everything is accurate. Once you’ve reviewed your report, if you find something suspect, dispute it!!
The holiday season is an easy time to let your guard down and all it takes is one mistake to ruin your financial freedom. There really are people out there trying to steal your identity and they will use it against you. Take this issue very seriously….