Retirement Planning: A Recipe For Success

Planning your investments to build a retirement fund can be a dizzying prospect.  The various questions and options and details and accounts and amounts are enough to make anyone’s head spin.  Wouldn’t it be nice if there was a generic recipe for success?  A nice neat list of step by step instructions on how to make the best decisions on where, when and how much when it comes to investing for your retirement.  Unfortunately, this list of steps is incredibly dependent upon each individual and their current situation and future plans, so a sure fire success route doesn’t exist.

But before you stop reading, there are a few broad steps that most financial professionals agree will most likely lead you down the right path.  By investing your money in retirement accounts by the priority of which will give you the most return, you can take advantage of what each has to offer.  Here’s the order that is suggested for the majority of people in terms of retirement accounts.

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