Tom gets into a recent tweet by radio personality Dave Ramsey. He claims that saving a million dollars for retirement is feasible, and in fact simple. The main message of his tweet was to save more money!
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Dave RamseyRecent tweet created a stir:Split people in “Dave Ramsey Lovers” and “Dave Ramsey Haters” Mullooly Asset Management February 2013
Ramsey’s MessageGet out of debt fastStart savingNever stop saving (pay yourself!)Very few even have a $1000 emergency fundRamsey: "[I use this formula] to encourage you to save... to encourage you to be an investor. ...it was a mathematical formula showing that if you save money over time, youll have some." Mullooly Asset Management February 2013
ProblemsTough to find anything returning 12% per year for 40 yearsNo idea of how much things will cost in the future (we only know it will be more) Mullooly Asset Management February 2013
No Savings Account?According to Business Insider, roughly 30% of American families have NO SAVINGS ACCOUNTCorporation for Enterprise Development says nearly half of US households (about 132 million) would not last three months if faced with issues like unemployment, natural disaster, or medical emergency. Mullooly Asset Management February 2013
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