Getting down to the ABCs of planning for retirement

Pre-retirement is all about accumulating while you are working, and that can be done through saving and investing.
Pre-retirement is all about accumulating while you are working, and that can be done through saving and investing. PHOTO: ST FILE

Among some things to consider are your future expenses, savings and sources of income, if any

After working in the financial sector for the past 30 years, it forces me to think about retirement now and then.

My framework for a comfortable retirement is to achieve three priorities - to have a roof over my head, be debt-free and have a regular income.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Sunday Times on October 27, 2019, with the headline 'Getting down to the ABCs of planning for retirement'. Print Edition | Subscribe