Is Retirement Planning Harder Than It Used to Be? Part 2

How have things changed since when your grandparents were planning for retirement? So many things have gone up in cost! Instead of pretending things are still like they used to be or avoiding the topic, it’s important to face some of these facts head-on. In this second part of our series, we discuss how retirement planning can be harder than it used to be.  
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How have things changed since when your grandparents were planning for retirement? So many things have gone up in cost! Instead of pretending things are still like they used to be or avoiding the topic, it’s important to face some of these facts head-on. In this second part of our series, we discuss how retirement planning can be harder than it used to be.  

Some adjustments will need to be made as challenges present themselves. Nathan shares how his clients, who are already more financially-minded, have planned accordingly. There’s a lot of information and technology that can make things better, but it can be overwhelming to know where to turn. Reach out to Nathan and his team if you have financial questions or want to create a plan that suits you and your needs.

Here’s some of what we discuss in this episode:

  • Healthcare costs have heavy premiums.
  • The sandwich generation is more prevalent.
  • There were shorter life expectancies.
  • Back in the day, there were more contributors to Social Security.
  • It’s easier to achieve financial literacy today.

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Nathan O’ Bryant is the founder of O’Bryant & Associates, Inc., a Registered Investment Advisory firm in the state of TN. He’s been helping people plan for retirement and their financial futures for more than 15 years.

The weekly podcast features discussion and excellent guidance on the important financial planning questions we all have. Whether it’s tax planning, retirement income, social security or the stock market, you’ll find that no topics are off limit on this show.

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