Part 3: Future Health-Care Needs – The Top 6 Things to Consider Planning Retirement

3This week, San Diego Wealth Management will be exploring the question of “How Much Do I Need to Save in order to retire?” in a series of blog posts.

Many Americans realize the importance of saving for retirement, but knowing exactly how much they need to save is another issue altogether. With all the information available about retirement, it is sometimes difficult to decipher what is appropriate for your specific situation.

Today we’ll address Future Health-Care Needs:   

Another factor to consider is the cost of health care. Health-care costs have been rising much faster than general inflation, and fewer employers are offering health benefits to retirees. Long-term care is another consideration. These costs could severely dip into your savings and even result in your filing for bankruptcy if the need for care is prolonged.

More information on Bridging the Gap Between Retirement and Medicare Eligibility

Look for our post tomorrow on Lifestyle.

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