Preparing Mentally for Retirement

Retirement planning is more than simply paying into a pension. It could be the biggest lifestyle change you have faced since starting your career, moving into your own home, or becoming a parent

Retirement planning is more than simply paying into a pension. It could be the biggest lifestyle change you have faced since starting your career, moving into your own home, or becoming a parent. This is not an adjustment that can be made overnight.

With all the focus on financial planning, it’s easy to neglect the emotional upheaval that comes with such a significant turning point in your life. For many people, work is their identity, their social hub, their purpose in life. Retirement doesn’t change your basic human needs. We need connection, to feel useful, and to know that we have a place in the world.

If you are starting to think about retirement, this guide offers some tips to help you mentally prepare for this monumental life change.

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