OPINION | How inflation affects your retirement planning

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While contributing to a nest egg regularly is essential, equally important is ensuring that your retirement savings and investments grow at a rate higher than inflation after the longer-term, explains Nicholas Riemer.

The ultimate long-term goal for many investors and consumers is to retire comfortably and maintain a comfortable standard of living. While contributing to a nest egg regularly is essential in this journey, equally important is ensuring that your retirement savings and investments grow at a rate higher than inflation after the longer-term.

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