13 things to accomplish with your money before 40

first_img 56SHARESShareShareSharePrintMailGooglePinterestDiggRedditStumbleuponDeliciousBufferTumblr Everyone’s allowed a few life mulligans, but by the time you’ve hit the big 3-0, you should have sorted out most of the reckless habits we tend to fall into as young 20-somethings.This is especially true for money matters, considering you’re close to entering your peak earning years. According to Payscale, college-educated men’s earnings peak at an average age of 48 and women’s earnings peak at 39.To prepare for your peak earning years, here are 13 milestones to aim to achieve before hitting 40:Contribute at least 10% of your income to a retirement accountYou should already be contributing towards your employer’s 401(k) retirement account, and your 30s are a time to increase that contribution. continue reading »last_img

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