Month: August 2017

8 Reasons to Work in Retirement

Some people work in retirement because they need the money to pay their bills. But most working retirees enjoy a variety of other benefits including opportunities to socialize, a reason to stay mentally and physically active and a chance to feel like a vital part of a community or organization, according to […]

6 Trends That Are Changing Retirement in America

During the course of your working career, technology and globalization have changed the work environment in countless ways. Many societal changes have impacted your personal life as well. It should come as no surprise that many of these same factors have also changed the retirement landscape. Some changes are positive, […]

How to Achieve Financial Independence and Retire Early

Many Americans now expect to retire after age 65. But that hasn’t stopped a growing group from aiming for early retirement. These big savers often retire at 55, 45 or even in their 30s. That may seem impossible if you frame retirement in a traditional sense. When you think retirement means not working […]

10 Questions to Ask About Retirement

Many of us believe that retirement promises a life of ease, free of responsibility. And in a way that’s true. We no longer have to show up for work, deal with uncooperative colleagues, manage self-absorbed employees or report to narcissistic bosses. We no longer have to bear the weight of […]

12 Regrets You Can Avoid in Retirement

Your retirement presents you with the opportunity to truly live your life on your own terms. You are no longer bound by the constraints of your job. You are now free to do the things you have wanted to do for years, limited only by your available resources and your […]