However much you might be counting down the days to freedom, if you’re in a reasonably-paid, moderate-status job, or running your own business, retirement could be a shock to your system. Once you’ve gloried in the luxury of a few lie-ins, and enjoyed some well-earned Rest & Relaxation – what next?
It can be an unwelcome surprise to find the world carries on without you. The self-worth and identity obtained from your career, and the day-to-day banter (and annoyances) of your colleagues disappear.
Our blog discusses ideas for preparing emotionally for retirement, to ensure you enjoy a healthy and happy new life stage from the outset.