You Can Do It!
The Boomer's Guide to A Great RetirementBook - 2007
A reference for baby boomers provides a real-world accounting of how prospective retirees measure up against their peers, in a guide that discusses increasing investment returns, lowering risks, and maximizing the investment potential of a home.
Don't be scared by the media and the financial industry, which have a vested interest in convincing all those who don't have a seven-figure income or a family trust fund that they're woefully underprepared for retirement. In You Can Do It!, Jonathan D. Pond, the man who's been called "America's financial planner," shows how anyone can have a financially safe, happy, and comfortable retirement in this comprehensive and easy-to-use guide.
Packed with practical wisdom on how to save, understanding the key elements of investing, managing your expenses, and much more, You Can Do It! features Jonathan's famous and distinctively ebullient voice. So whether you're worried about getting a late start, skyrocketing health-care expenses, or the difficulty of paying for a college education, You Can Do It! will show you—in straightforward, easy-to-implement ways—how you too can make sure your retirement is fun and financially secure.
A reference for baby boomers by a PBS financial expert refutes the "scare tactics" of the financial advice industry to provide a real-world accounting of how prospective retirees measure up against their peers, in a guide that discusses such topics as increasing investment returns, lowering risks, and maximizing the investment potential of a home. 100,000 first printing.