Let’s say how much do you need to have to safely make $500 a month from investing.

And by make, I mean, being able to withdraw.

$500 a month is $6000.

You would need $150,000 in your pot to make $6000 a year, as that is 4% per year.

## How much money do I need to invest to make 1000 a month?

For $1,000 per month, you’d need to get a $12,000 annual dividend yield, which would need about $120,000 invested. And of course, factoring in taxes, these numbers would need to be 35–40% higher, give or take a few variables.

## How much do I need to invest to make 4000 a month?

$4,000 a month is $48,000 a year. At a 1% return, you’d need $4,800,000 in investments. Just multiply 4,800,000 x 1% or 0.01. The S&P 500 stocks yield approximately 2%, and the principal is cut in half.

## How much should I invest monthly?

Most financial planners advise saving between 10% and 15% of your annual income. A savings goal of $500 amount a month amounts to 12% of your income, which is considered an appropriate amount for your income level.

## Is saving $500 a month good?

The golden rule of saving money is that at least 10% of your income should be saved for the future. So, the monthly saving of $500 is good if you earn $5000 per month, awesome if you earn $3000 per month.

## Where can I retire on 500 a month?

**5 Places to Retire for Under $500 per Month**

- Leon, Nicaragua. Nicaragua has suffered serious bad press as a result of its troubled past and current President.
- Medellin, Colombia.
- Las Tablas, Panama.
- Chiang Mai, Thailand.
- Languedoc-Roussillon, France.
- Kathleen Peddicord is the founder of the Live and Invest Overseas publishing group.

## How can I turn $100 into $1000?

**7 Ways to Invest $100 and Grow it to $1000**

- Put it into a high-interest savings account. If you’re wondering how to double $100 (and then some), look no further than the bank.
- Use robo-advisors.
- Invest in dividend stocks.
- Start a business.
- Invest in yourself.
- Lend your money.
- Buy and sell stocks.