A question that lurks in everyone’s mind is, “How much money do I need to retire?” While it’s a simple question, the answer is anything but that. Unfortunately, there is no magic number or one-size-fits-all solution. Everyone’s number will vary due to a multitude of factors. So, while one person might need $2 million to retire, another may only require $750,000.
Working with a financial advisor is generally the best way to ensure you don’t outlive your money in retirement. But several methodologies can help you determine a ballpark figure to assist with planning.
The following guide will reveal ways to estimate your retirement number and identify crucial factors often overlooked by future retirees.