Financial planning tools

A number of doctors ask me what their Super and Kiwisaver will be worth at age 65. I am happy to calculate this for you so please let me know or use the calculators on the sorted website which is www.sorted.org.nz. There is also useful information about retirement planning on the commission for financial capability website which is www.cffc.org.nz.

A useful book to read is called “Being Mortal” by Atul Gawande. In Being Mortal author and also surgeon Atul Gawande tackles the hardest challenge of his profession: How medicine can not only improve life but also the process of its ending.

Another website worth looking at is www.mylongevity.com.au. This site takes into a range of factors about yourself and predicts your age at death, quite scary however very useful in terms of planning your life. I have included my results, click here to view. Looks like I’ll be around for a while.