How much have you saved for retirement?

Discussion in 'The Howard Stern Show' started by Ba Ba Boolio, Dec 11, 2015.

?

How much have you saved for retirement?

  1. $100 - $5,000

    11 vote(s)
    8.5%
  2. $5,001 - $25,000

    6 vote(s)
    4.6%
  3. $25,001 - $50,000

    8 vote(s)
    6.2%
  4. $50,001 - $100,000

    7 vote(s)
    5.4%
  5. $100,001 - $250,000

    24 vote(s)
    18.5%
  6. $250,001 - $500,000

    17 vote(s)
    13.1%
  7. $500,001 - $1,000,000

    46 vote(s)
    35.4%
  8. 0.0

    11 vote(s)
    8.5%
  1. Ba Ba Boolio

    Ba Ba Boolio VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    212,274
    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2015
    Messages:
    2,880
    Likes Received:
    3,140
    How much total have you put away for retirement including social security, 401k, etc?
     
  2. yaddc

    yaddc Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    110,909
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    24,594
    Likes Received:
    22,190
    You better put a mill together . plus your retirement. Cost money when your hanging around all day.
     
    Dlist and Zach like this.
  3. kippy

    kippy Not Safe For Women VIP

    Reputations:
    55,283
    Joined:
    Dec 13, 2011
    Messages:
    2,997
    Likes Received:
    3,239
    Not enough. With interest rates at historic lows (who could have predicted that), hard to supplement government pension with interest income that is even less than inflation. Drawing down savings faster than anticipated. Hope I die before I go broke.
     
  4. Bob barker

    Bob barker Active Member

    Reputations:
    82
    Joined:
    May 12, 2012
    Messages:
    547
    Likes Received:
    105
    More than a million. I just turned 36, Have plenty of time to sock a way some more. I plan on retiring by the time I turn 54. At this rate I should have 7 Million. I feel my wife and I can live comfortably at our current life style for 25 years on 7 million. Im sure I will die first, and that point my life insurance will take her the rest of the way into the good night.
     
  5. SouthernListen

    SouthernListen I don't follow the crowd. Sorry about that. VIP

    Reputations:
    255,883
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    40,230
    Likes Received:
    41,322
    Those "low interest rates" the Fed champions as our salvation have robbed trillions from retirees and other savers.
     
  6. cg256

    cg256 Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    87,815
    Joined:
    Jul 15, 2013
    Messages:
    5,979
    Likes Received:
    11,805
    With the bank question earlier and now this, am I being audited or having my identity stolen?

    :watchingyou:
     
  7. Jewlican

    Jewlican Not this shit again! VIP

    Reputations:
    10,058
    Joined:
    Jan 16, 2012
    Messages:
    892
    Likes Received:
    1,639
    I've got, like, a nickel!

    [​IMG]
     
  8. MilkyDischarge

    MilkyDischarge Proud Schtick POTY 2016 Gold

    Reputations:
    116,881
    Joined:
    Sep 16, 2013
    Messages:
    10,566
    Likes Received:
    19,040
    Before. Answer, do you work for the IRS?
     
    Zach likes this.
  9. Ba Ba Boolio

    Ba Ba Boolio VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    212,274
    Joined:
    Jan 18, 2015
    Messages:
    2,880
    Likes Received:
    3,140
    I do not, but I do work for a retirement system.
     
  10. newcastlefan

    newcastlefan גֵּרְשֹׁם VIP

    Reputations:
    167,374
    Joined:
    Dec 31, 2011
    Messages:
    61,918
    Likes Received:
    20,903
    i don't plan on retiring. i hear there is mandatory 401k disbursements when i am 70 or so so I don't ever expect to run thru the 401k - i really just haven't thought about it too much because i don't expect to last long enough for it to matter: there is no way i am making it to 80, and i have serious doubts about 73.
     
    wife is a whore likes this.
  11. isabella

    isabella VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    68,956
    Joined:
    Sep 14, 2010
    Messages:
    14,512
    Likes Received:
    11,123
    more than enough...excellent 401k's and good financial advisors.
    plus inheritances.
     
    Divorce Chicken and babybear like this.
  12. Tranquil

    Tranquil Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    113,251
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    11,216
    Likes Received:
    7,925
    I don't know, whatever is in my 401k, I need to check that and see.
     
  13. Biff DiBiase

    Biff DiBiase Philanthropist and accountant at Larry, Inc. POTY Stern Forum Gold

    Reputations:
    107,028
    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2012
    Messages:
    14,420
    Likes Received:
    65,978
    Anyone who doesn't have at least have a mil socked away by the age of 40, sucks at life.
     
    Joe Bauers and IfTheyOnlyKnew like this.
  14. Tranquil

    Tranquil Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    113,251
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    11,216
    Likes Received:
    7,925
    Ok rich boy.
     
    Vagineer likes this.
  15. Biff DiBiase

    Biff DiBiase Philanthropist and accountant at Larry, Inc. POTY Stern Forum Gold

    Reputations:
    107,028
    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2012
    Messages:
    14,420
    Likes Received:
    65,978
    I worked my ass off for that return.
     
    dawg and IfTheyOnlyKnew like this.
  16. Rockside7

    Rockside7 VIP Extreme Gold

    Reputations:
    174,250
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    8,815
    Likes Received:
    20,509
    If I make it to 67, I should be comfy in my retirement.

    With life insurance, I'm worth more dead than alive to my wife so, I need to sleep with one eye open.
     
    Last edited: Dec 12, 2015
  17. Tranquil

    Tranquil Well-Known Member VIP

    Reputations:
    113,251
    Joined:
    Jan 15, 2012
    Messages:
    11,216
    Likes Received:
    7,925
    I'm sure you did, but a mil by the age of 40? Even people who make 100k a year by the early age of 30 would have a hard time making that goal.
     
    Vagineer and Turkeyneck like this.
  18. Biff DiBiase

    Biff DiBiase Philanthropist and accountant at Larry, Inc. POTY Stern Forum Gold

    Reputations:
    107,028
    Joined:
    Oct 4, 2012
    Messages:
    14,420
    Likes Received:
    65,978
    I get it. I'm not knocking people who don't. All I know is that I was told that I would be paid 150 a week for 24 months. After that, I was on my own and that ended. I'm in sales.
     
  19. pickles3000

    pickles3000 Well-Known Member Banned User

    Reputations:
    30,790
    Joined:
    Aug 11, 2012
    Messages:
    1,517
    Likes Received:
    4,700

    [​IMG]
     
  20. yahoo

    yahoo Well-Known Member

    Reputations:
    133,562
    Joined:
    Jan 13, 2014
    Messages:
    6,695
    Likes Received:
    12,904
    Anyone who brags about how much money they have in the bank is a douche bag.

    That being said, I'm starting a crowd-funding campaign for my retirement. Details to follow.