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It can be difficult to get a true grasp on your financial future, especially when dealing with retirement. Bo Hanson, a financial blogger, weighs in on how important it is to not have a false sense of confidence about money or a false sense of the lifestyle your money can provide.

Be aware of your finances. Don't have a false sense of confidence when it comes to your finances.

Have a prudent plan to handle assets. Plan for the future to ensure that your finances will continue to grow.

Always save money, regardless of other financial commitments. Put money aside as often as you can, so you can actually enjoy your retirement.