Originally Posted by Trail Junkie
I've invested in my 401k for 11yrs, I could have made more putting $$$ in savings
Perhaps, but that money would've been after tax and counted as income. Whenever I feel bad about my 401K performance, I try to remember that it also represents 12% of my income I didn't pay taxes on.
- and if you're lucky, you got a bit of matching from your employer.