There is only the slither of a difference between a comfortable retirement and one that is a bit of a financial struggle. The difference can be as little as 1%. Seriously. It doesn't sound much, does it? That 1% is a tiny figure.
Saving for retirement can seem daunting but it will be a lot easier if you break things down into different stages rather than trying to do everything at once. The following six-point plan could help you put your retirement plans on track and build a successful future, one step at a time. The alternative, actually, there isn't an alternative. Nobody is going to do this for you.
Nathalie Legrée is a great saver. Motivated by the FIRE movement, she wants to gain Financial Independence and Retire Early. The 33-year old teacher joins a growing number of millennials that have decided to live frugally and sock away large percentages of their incomes every year.