Ease into investing
You don’t have to take an all-or-nothing approach when it comes to saving. These ideas can get you started:
- Start saving today to take advantage of the opportunity for compounding. It’s OK if it’s a small amount. In fact, over time more of your account value could come from compound earnings than from your original contributions.
- Look at your budget to see where you can make changes to free up more money to contribute to your plan.
- Increase your contributions each time you get a raise.
Use the interactive chart below to see how starting today compares to waiting 3 and 10 years.
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