You Don't Have to Drive an Uber in Retirement: How to Maintain Your Lifestyle without Getting a Job or Cutting Corners
Hardcover – March 7, 2018
It’s never too late to start planning for retirement
You Don’t Have to Drive an Uber in Retirement is a survival guide for your golden years, and a lifeline for those entering the Retirement Crisis unprepared. Roughly 45 percent of Americans have zero dollars saved for retirement—but the average retiree will spend $154,000 in out-of-pocket health care costs alone. We need to figure out how to generate more income, even in retirement, and spend less. How do we boost our retirement income? Is investing the way to go? How much do we need, anyway? This book does more than just answer the important questions—it gives you real-world tips to help you reach your financial goals. Yes, it is possible to increase your income in or as you approach retirement. These guidelines will help you optimize your assets and put away more money for the years you’ll need it most.
Planning for retirement does not mean holding off on fun today; there are many ways the average American can reduce everyday costs of living without living like a pauper. This book will help you take stock of what you have and what you’ll need, and show you how to bridge the gap.
- Maximize your savings while minimizing the lifestyle impact
- Unique ways for generating a meaningful amount of income, that don’t require you to get a job
- Learn just how much you’ll need for a comfortable retirement
- Adopt new everyday strategies that will help you bolster your funds
Add new income streams, optimize your portfolio, and learn to spend less without living less—these are the key factors in making your golden years truly golden. You Don’t Have to Drive an Uber in Retirementis an important resource and insightful guide for those hoping to one day leave the workforce—in comfort.
From the Inside Flap
This book shows you why, no matter your age or financial profile, you can have the kind of retirement you want and deserve. It's chock full of proven strategies for optimizing your retirement income while spending less—and having a ball while you're at it!
Bestselling author and Chief Income Strategist Marc Lichtenfeld shares little known secrets for putting the gold in your golden years. You'll discover how to add new, non-stop income streams, save money doing the things you love, and turn that saved money into more money. And whether or not you have a pension you won't have to lower your expectations, your standard of living, sell your home, get stuck in a reverse mortgage or some other scheme designed to take advantage of seniors. And you absolutely will not need to join the nearly 50% of Americans who must work in retirement to supplement their incomes—unless you want to. In other words, You Don't Have to Drive an Uber in Retirement.
About The Author:
He has appeared on CNBC, Fox Business and Bloomberg Radio. His work has been featured on WSJ.com, Forbes and U.S. News and World Report and others.
A former Wall Street analyst and business journalist, he is regularly seen as a featured speaker at investment conferences all over the world.
His previous bestselling book Get Rich with Dividends is in its second edition and has been published in multiple languages. Get Rich with Dividends was named 2016 Book of the Year by the Institute for Financial Literacy.
- Hardcover: 208 pages
- Publisher: Wiley; 1 edition (March 7, 2018)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 1119347149
- ISBN-13: 978-1119347149
- Product Dimensions: 6 x 1 x 9.2 inches
- Shipping Weight: 13.3 ounces