Lots of times our beliefs can be our biggest obstacles to financial freedom. Here are the top lies we tell ourselves about retirement.
1- Everybody works until full retirement age…… Truth is many people work past the age of 65 and a significant number stop working before age 65.
2- The Joneses have everything…… Don’t concentrate on what someone just bought; look at the big picture; you may be in better shape overall.
3- There’s a secret to investing.
4- I can always save later, so why start now?
5- It’s too late to start saving.
6- My money is safe in a bank account…….. Inflation can eat away at your savings; you need to manage and invest your money wisely.