According to a recent study, for a married couple at the age of 65, there is now a 50 percent chance that at least one spouse will live to age 94.1 This means that you may need to plan for your retirement savings to last 25 to 30 years, or more! While it seems hard enough to understand how much money you will need each month after taxes the first day you retire, it gets a whole lot more complicated. After adjusting up for inflation each year, navigating a volatile stock market, a changing health system, and integrating Social Security or pensions with the rest of your investible assets. Do you have a custom road map to make sure you won’t run out of money before you run out of time? Sixty-one percent of Americans surveyed said they were more afraid of outliving their assets than they were of dying.2
At Epstein & White, Now Proudly Part of Mercer Advisors, our financial experts recognize that you’re making a difficult mental shift from asset accumulation and growth to retirement income planning. As a client, we will help you develop a comprehensive, customized retirement income strategy based on your unique goals and financial situation. We work with our clients to remove the fear, take away that black cloud of uncertainty, and put all the pieces of the puzzle together. Contact us today to find out how to get a no-cost, no-obligation, customized retirement income plan built for you.