It's easy to assume that building up a luxurious retirement nest egg is something only the wealthy can do. Well, here are four tales of ordinary people that disprove that idea. (And you could easily do better than they did.)
The average Gen Xer is on track to face $1,700 a month income gap in retirement. The average baby boomers will fall a whopping $2,100 a month short.
Those may sound like insurmountable numbers, but don't throw in the towel yet.