5 Lifestyle Changes to Consider if Money Is Tight in Retirement
5 Lifestyle Changes to Consider if Money Is Tight in Retirement: Many seniors wind up cash-strapped despite their best efforts to avoid that scenario. Part of the problem is that a large number of retirees get the bulk of their income from Social Security, which only pays the average recipient $17,532 a year. If you're finding that money is uncomfortably tight in retirement, a few key lifestyle changes might help you stretch your income and ease some financial stress. Here are a few to consider.