This is why you need to retire early.

Hey guys, what’s good? I hate to break it to you but we’re all getting older. At some point we all want to stop working. And unless you want to push that day well into your golden years, you probably want to start thinking about that now.

Many people never think about retirement but end up complaining about the situation they’re in when they get there. This happens for one of two…or I guess it can be both…reasons.

  1. They don’t want to think about getting older because they associate that with death. Or,

Like most life decisions, they need to be handled early so you have enough time to complete your goals. Understanding that retirement is something that will happen whether you like it or not (you will stop working because you will not be able to eventually), gives you a timeline to work with.

Here are some tips for starting your way down the retirement path:

  • Know how much you’ll spend.

There are many more ways to prepare for retirement. These are just the ones that I think are important. Whatever your plans are for retirement, start them early. It’s never too early. Even something like getting your will or trust in order will set you up for a happy retirement. In my experience while observing my family retire, not leaving it until the end is probably the most important tip I can give you.

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