Plan to make the most of your retired years

Plan to make the most of your retired years

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When it comes to numbers and retirement, the digits that enjoy the most attention in retirement planning is your retirement number – the amount you would need to have in retirement savings to enjoy a comfortable old age.

However, your retirement age is equally as important – if not more so. Because that’s where you as an individual – and your unique individual considerations – come in. It really is all about you Retirement doesn’t have to mean a complete exit from the workforce – it can signify a new way of working: fewer hours, a position that comes with less stress, taking on a consulting role or doing something completely different. Working for longer, even if for less money, means you don’t have to dip into your savings. A couple of years of additional compounding can make...




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