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# rate of return for retirement

If you wanted to retire on 75k per year, and you are 35 years old and have 25k saved, how much do you need to put away every year so that you can retire? Please tell me what rate of return you would use and why. We will assume you will live for 25 years after you retire. For this exercise, you can spend every penny and not worry you will outlive your money.

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If you wanted to retire on 75k per year, and you are 35 years old and have 25k saved, how much do you need to put away every year so that you can retire? Please tell me what rate of return you would use and why.

We will assume you will live for 25 years after you retire. For this exercise, you can spend every penny and not worry you will outlive your money.

The U.S. geometric average risk free rate from 1994-2004 is 4.51% and that the inflation rate over a 93 year span averages around 3.4%. As ...

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This solution is comprised of a detailed explanation to answer how much do you need to put away every year so that you can retire.

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