The Tiny Change That Can Leave You Much Better Off In Retirement

At every stage of life, saving for retirement often falls far behind other competing goals. How can you set aside money for something that is 40 years away when you want to buy a house, have a wedding coming up or have yet to make a noticeable dent in your student loan balance?

Well, new numbers from Fidelity Investments show that increasing your savings rate by even 1 percent can make a big difference in retirement —  especially for people who are still in their 20s.

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