Free Money Your Trowing Away 401K

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I work full time and my company offers 401k matching finds. It’s a benefit a lot of people don’t take advantage of this great retirement strategy. A few of the reasons a person might not take advantage of investing in a 401k including lack of knowledge, belief, or fear.

When I first started with my employer I had no knowledge it was an offer to me – lack of knowledge. After learning about the 401k I still didn’t sign up right away. I was fearful. I wasn’t afraid of free money – I was afraid of the lack the investment would cause in my weekly paycheck.  When a person lives paycheck to paycheck it’s often impossible to see beyond that next paycheck.

I had made the determination to change my view and face my fear.  I researched my company’s 401k program I invested it and I left it along.  Since signing up my small investment has grown substantially, my investment is up 22.18%.

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