Exploring the Concept of “Unretiring”
So much of the financial news today focuses on ensuring a pathway to financial comfort in retirement. Social Security’s insolvency trajectory aside, there’s quite a bit of rhetoric in the media about saving to reach that goal post or career mile marker called “end of career,” so much so that many lose sight of the simple fact that stepping out of a career doesn’t mean the end of a productive life. A recent cnbc.com post by contributor George Jerjian stresses this point by taking a look at a series of prevalent myths (or misunderstandings) about the issue of retirement, focusing on the possibility of looking at retirement as an opportunity for rebirth rather than a final chapter. It’s a thoughtful piece…check it out here.