Weekend Reading: Retirement Realities

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Retirement is a significant life transition. While financial readiness is key, it's equally important to prepare for a fulfilling lifestyle after work.


Recent studies reveal that retirees who actively manage their health, nurture relationships, and pursue new interests are more likely to experience happiness.

Beyond financial planning, consider how you'll spend your time and with whom. Retirement can be a time of reinvention, where you explore new hobbies, deepen connections with family and friends, or even volunteer.

A successful retirement isn't just about how much money you have, but how you choose to invest in your happiness. By planning for this next chapter holistically, you can maximize your enjoyment and well-being in your golden years.