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Navigating The Decision to Retire Now or Work Longer
Episode 19316th January 2023 • Secure Your Retirement • Secure Your Retirement
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Are you torn between retiring now or continuing to work? Working longer or retiring now isn’t just about money; there are many elements you should be thinking about.

Many factors might lead you to retire early or want to continue working even after you’ve reached retirement age. What, then, are these elements you should consider when navigating that decision?

In this episode of the Secure Your Retirement podcast, we discuss the elements to consider when deciding whether to retire now or work longer. We expound on financial readiness, health, personal goals, age, and long-term care.

In this episode, find out:

  • Think about your financial readiness – your ability to retire or not.
  • The different aspects of health you should look into when considering retiring.
  • Evaluate your personal goals and interests and how they will fulfill you in retirement.
  • Key ages to remember and the opportunities each can afford you.
  • Think about your family and their reliance on your current salary.
  • Avenues to evaluate when thinking about your healthcare and long-term care in retirement.

Tweetable Quotes:

  • “What’s equally important to savings is how much you’re going to spend in retirement; spending can make or break a retirement plan.”- Murs Tariq
  • “Health insurance and dealing with our healthcare cost can be a significant in retirement.”- Radon Stancil 


If you are in or nearing retirement and you want to gain clarity on what questions you should be asking, learn what the biggest retirement myths are, and identify what you can do to achieve peace of mind for your retirement, get started today by requesting our complimentary video course, Four Steps to Secure Your Retirement!

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