Day 5 - Are You Saving Enough?

Sometimes it can be hard to gauge your financial fitness even if you're actively working to manage it well. Below are some tools and charts to help you do so.

The website Nerd Wallet has a great infographic that shows you what your savings and investments should ideallylook like based on your age.

Infographic: Investing By Age - NerdWallet

This infographic breaks down the widely accepted investing recommendations based on the investment principle of time horizons. The younger you are, the more risk you can take investing the markets because it will even out over time. This infographic lays out finance expert Burton Malkiel's guide to diversifying your portfolio by age.

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has an online survey to test your overall financial health.

Find out your financial well-being

Find out your financial well-being by answering ten questions, and then see steps you can take to improve it.


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