Three retirement books every Boomer should read – Things could be worseWhen I travel, I often find it convenient to call for an Uber. When it arrives, I generally strike up a friendly chat with the driver. Yet I'm still surprised by how frequently the driver tells me he or she is "retired. It's like saying, "I'm working even though I no longer work. Some, of course, say they're just bored and looking for something to do.
The Best Book On Retirement... Ever
Some people dream of retiring and living a jobless life. Others want to work until they fall over. No matter which camp you fall into, retirement planning is essential. And unless your last name is Pennybags, you probably need all the help you can get. As usual, books are there for you. Add to Bag.
#1 – The 5 Years Before You Retire
Books on retirement offer insights that can inspire and inform your retirement planning and help you retire smarter. Here are brief reviews of retirement books we believe are worth your time. You need to have your financial house in order to retire well. And opportunities for lifelong learning and service are more abundant than ever. Most retirement books have traditionally written about the financial side of planning.
Try this AARP member benefit today. Successful retirement is more than just achieving financial independence. These six books offer some great advice and practical tips on how to chart your own path. This AARP book helps you assess your current life and determine what you want to do next. I found the book excels in a lot of the advice it provides, such as helping you decide what activities might give your life meaning or whether you should keep your house. Astor also includes a number of helpful lists for the reader — what subjects to cover when talking to the kids about your life affairs, for example, or how to ask your doctor about a new prescription. In about pages, this book does a brilliant job of answering two critical questions: How much money will you need to retire, and what financial choices should you make?