Do you have enough to retire?

For soon-to-be retirees, it's crucial to conduct an ultra-customized assessment of retirement-savings adequacy

Christine Benz 18 September, 2019 | 1:48AM

Retirement

Social media went bonkers last year in response to a Marketwatch article that discussed savings benchmarks for people in their 30s.

That piece sparked a bumper crop of sarcastic tweets about other milestones you should expect to hit by age 35. (My favorite, from @LoriG: "By age 35 you should have a huge box of cables but you can't throw them out because you're pretty sure you still need a couple of them but you're not sure which ones.").

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Christine Benz

Christine Benz  Christine Benz is Morningstar's director of personal finance and author of 30-Minute Money Solutions: A Step-by-Step Guide to Managing Your Finances and the Morningstar Guide to Mutual Funds: 5-Star Strategies for Success. Follow Christine on Twitter: @christine_benz.

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