According to a recent study by the National Institute on Retirement Security, or NIRS, Americans are facing a $14 trillion gap between the amount they have saved for retirement and the amount they should have saved. Since the future reliability of Social Security is uncertain, this is a rather alarming trend.
If you have some catching up to do, the solution is obvious: Save more money. However, I understand that it's easier said than done. There are lots of ways you can save more money, such as dining out less, or avoiding ATM fees; but many people don't realize the impact these can have over the long run.
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With that in mind, here are 10 relatively easy ways you could save more money for your retirement that, when combined, could grow into a million-dollar nest egg.
The article 10 Easy Ways You Can Save an Extra $1 Million for Retirement originally appeared on Fool.com.
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