Michael Ecke is a mortgage professional - NMLS # 1439805, entrepreneur, businessman, and founder of Prosperment. As a current employee of a Fortune 50 company, Michael is dedicated to ensuring the utmost attention to detail and quality control. Michael provides executive oversight and direction to Prosperment and its sister companies. Michael brings to his position the business foresight and acumen required as Prosperment continues its remarkable growth.
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Fidelity's rule of thumb - Shoot to save at least 1x your salary by 30, 3x by 40, 6x by 50, 8x by 60, and 10x by 67.
How much do you need to save for retirement? It's one of the most important questions people have. And no wonder. There are so many unknowns: When will you retire? How much will you spend in retirement? Where do you want to live? And for how long?
It took the online giant from January to September to grow from $600 billion to $1 Trillion
On Tuesday Amazon’s (AMZN) total market value passed $1 Trillion, following Apple’s climb into the 13-digit territory last month. According to Howard Silverblatt, senior index analyst for S&P, Amazon and Apple now make up more than 8% of the entire value of the S&P 500.
Watch our latest video from Prosperment TV to get estimates of your future retirement, disability, and survivors benefits from Social Security and how to setup your free my Social Security account.
Did you know on average Social Security replaces about 40% of your annual pre-retirement earnings? You will need other savings, investments, pensions, or retirement accounts to live comfortably. If you don’t already have a my Social Security account, you should, it’s the only place where you can see personalized estimates of your future benefits based on your actual earnings. Social Security uses your highest 35 years of earnings to calculate your benefit. Therefore, it is so important to check your earnings every year to verify Social Security has your correct earnings history. Open your free my Social Security account at socialsecurity.gov/myaccount, and start your retirement planning today.