Retirement used to mean you get a job, spend 40-plus years there, and at the age of 65 you stop working. Chances were good you comfortably live from your pension for the rest of your life.
Today it’s much different.
Our spending and saving habits have drastically changed and so did our life expectancy. Retirement is no longer defined as the end of work but as the beginning of a whole new chapter with new choices and challenges.
With possibly 40-plus years ahead of you, you may wonder how much money is enough and what will you do with your newfound time. Is retirement a good move when you still have so much energy?
In this episode, we’ll help you revisit your retirement plans to create a new vision in light of the changed circumstances.
Show Highlights Include:
- The “Baby Boomer Blueprint” to crafting the perfect plan for your retirement (1:30)
- How planning to live until 100 helps to create an emotionally and financially satisfying plan for your golden years (6:27)
- The weird way COVID19 helped pre-retirees to feel prepared for the new chapter (and how it helps you do the same) (8:17)
- Why working with a financial planner is more important than ever now (even if your plan is already done) (9:02)
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