Personal Finance

Expect to spend $275,000 on health care in retirement — even if you’re healthy

Health care can be one of the biggest expenses for retirees — and those costs are growing.

A new analysis from Fidelity Investments estimates that a healthy, 65-year-old couple retiring this year will need $ 275,000 to cover their health-care costs in retirement. That’s up 6 percent from the $ 260,000 estimate last year.

“This $ 275,000 is a brutal number,” sa…
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