by Dave Bernard, LoveBeingRetired.com
June 7, 2017
“Before you retire you will hear all kinds of stories of what it is like to live the life of a full time retiree. Whether it’s Uncle Bob sharing stories of how much the world has changed (typically for the worse) or Grandma Williams reliving those most special moments from past decades, words of wisdom are seldom lacking. Many describe initial struggles adapting to new roles as they leave behind full time employment. Most share their new found excitement discovering the joy of controlling how you spend your time. A few may explicitly outline what not to do if you hope for a fulfilling retirement experience. Everyone has a story and everyone has advice.
Living your own retirement is a very personal journey. You will be the one making important decisions along the way. Should there be a fork in the road you choose which path to follow….
Here are some words of wisdom shared by those strolling down the retirement road.
- It’s not just about money
- Adjusting to retirement can take time
- Don’t wait too long to pursue your dreams
- It is up to each of us to find ways to say engaged
- The future is bright.”