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Pay Off Debt or Save for Retirement?
Wednesday, March 2nd, 2011
There’s no doubt that saving for retirement is one of your most important financial concerns. But when you are struggling with debt, finding a way to put money away for something that won’t be happening for years often takes a back seat. This leads to an age-old dilemma: should you pay off your debts before you worry about saving for retirement? Financial advisors hear this question all the time, and there is no one-size-fits-all answer. When deciding whether you should focus on your debts or your retirement fund, ask yourself these questions. Your best course of action will depend...