Retirement Planning and Aspirations

Error messages, retirement graph, duration and more

What is ‘projected savings’?
Projected savings is the amount you would have saved up by the time you retire and is calculated based on your planned retirement age and monthly savings ra...
Wed, 7 Oct, 2020 at 11:02 AM
What is ‘shortfall’ and how does that affect me?
Your shortfall is the difference between your retirement goal and projected savings.
Wed, 7 Oct, 2020 at 11:00 AM
Is there a max retirement age?
Our app currently supports a maximum retirement age of 99. Nonetheless, we recommend that you choose an age that makes the most sense to you.
Wed, 7 Oct, 2020 at 11:01 AM
Is there a maximum duration for being in retirement?
There is no maximum duration for being in retirement. It would depend on your planned retirement age and how long you are able to live. Within the app, we h...
Tue, 6 Apr, 2021 at 1:19 PM
Why is there an error prompt when my current age is more than my retirement age?
As Autumn is currently primarily catering to users prior to retirement, your retirement age should be higher than your current age for the retirement planni...
Tue, 6 Apr, 2021 at 1:20 PM
Why can’t I input an age higher than 99?
Autumn is assuming that typical life expectancy does not stretch beyond 99 years, and we encourage users to plan realistically. If you are already close to ...
Tue, 6 Apr, 2021 at 1:21 PM
Is there a limit to the number of aspirations or goals I can add?
At any point in time, you may have up to 5 active/paused goals.
Tue, 6 Apr, 2021 at 1:36 PM
I received an error message when adding an aspiration. Why did this happen?
Inputs that affect your aspirations are your savings & assets, income sources and aspiration expenses. Please ensure you have sufficient projected funds...
Wed, 2 Jun, 2021 at 9:40 AM
Why is there an error prompt when I add aspirations?
It may be because your aspirations is unachievable with the financial inputs you have provided.
Tue, 6 Apr, 2021 at 1:58 PM
Why do I get an insufficient funds message when I can afford down payment on my property aspiration?
This might be the case when you are not able to meet your instalment obligations. Autumn helps you take a holistic view of current and future obligations, s...
Wed, 2 Jun, 2021 at 9:40 AM