Healthy Finance

Resolve to plan

Written by Healthy Living

Here are some telling statistics about why having New Year’s resolutions for your finances is important.

Out of 100 people who start working at the age of 25, by the age of 65:

  • 1 percent are wealthy.
  • 4 percent have adequate capital stowed away for retirement.
  • 3 percent are still working.
  • 63 percent are dependent on Social Security, friends, relatives, or charity.

More stats:

  • The average savings of a 50-year-old in the United States is $2,500.
  • 32 million Americans are currently threatened with bankruptcy.
Source: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics

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Healthy Living

Healthy Living is unique in a sea of health magazines that only present information on nutrition and exercise. Published by Akers Media Group, Healthy Living goes much farther by focusing on the four pillars of a true wellness — physical, mental, spiritual and financial health.

Healthy Living promotes a healthy, well-balanced lifestyle with easy-to-read features, try-it-at-home exercise programs, and expert advice from financial planners, mental health professionals, and a variety of other leaders in their respective fields.

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