How do you view retirement?

How do you view retirement?

We all have different ideas about retirement. Some of us look forward to it as a time of freedom, while others are a little more uncertain. Some may even refrain from thinking about it because of the outdated negative connotations attached. However, retirement can be...
Retirement countdown: are you ready?

Retirement countdown: are you ready?

Ten Retirement is a funny old thing. For the majority of our lives and careers it is something that we tend to subconsciously shy away from. Retirement is either something we do not want to think too much about, or it is a phase in our lives we have little interest...
Can I retire early?

Can I retire early?

Milestones are an important part of life. And as we get older, we start planning for the big one: retirement. Whatever your retirement plan looks like – be it travelling to places you’ve never been, making family memories, or enjoying a peaceful, comfortable life – it...
Retirement Planning: Is downsizing right for you?

Retirement Planning: Is downsizing right for you?

Are you thinking of downsizing? After living in a society where going large is almost a status symbol, the idea of going small may seem a little odd – and may leave you feeling a little uncomfortable. But in middle age and on the approach to retirement, more and...