Retirement Planning Archives
When you think of the word “retirement,” what images come into your mind? If we are to believe the movies, retirement is a time of relaxation and recreation. It is our reward for a life of hard work. It is a time for us to “age gracefully.” There’s a problem though – actually several problems. First, with the exception of a fortunate few, our generation can’t afford to live in comfort for 25 years. Second, contrary to the many myths about aging, most of us will not be content to go quietly into the sunset. We want to be useful, happy and engaged with the world.