Thu, 2 April 2015
No matter how you invest, James says the best investment is to invest in yourself. But today he and Claudia cover 401(k)s.
You'll hear Claudia's story about how hers never made her any money.
But James says that's not the "scam." The real problem is that the people who sell these calculate an annualized return and project it out over 30 or 40 years. They show you these compounding growth charts and suddenly, when you're ready to retire, boom, you're rich.
But there are two big problems with those calculations.
First, no one can really tell you what you're going to be earning on these investments and all too often the projections are way too aggressive. And secondly, and this one is really important, they don't tell you about the taxes you're going to have to pay when you want your money back.
And then there are the fees. Everyone has his or her hand in your money getting a piece of your retirement.
The fees will kill you.
Listen here if you're ready to learn how to get rich.
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