Do you want to retire early? If so, you are not alone, but you probably have many questions about what you need to do to make that dream a reality. There are also many considerations to make about how you understand retirement and what you really want out of it.
Are you just looking for the ability to quit your 9-to-5, or is your genuine desire to be able to pursue a life that is filled with more meaning and purpose? Keep reading for tips about retirement and how you can retire early.
30. Know What You Want Out Of Retirement
Many people dream of getting out of their full-time job as quickly as possible and living a life of leisure. However, before you get too far in your financial planning, take some time to think realistically about how you will fill your time without a job and the meaningful social interaction it provides (via Forbes Advisor). You may want to consider volunteering, part-time work in a position you are passionate about but that does not pay much or filling your time with family that lives nearby (via Forbes Advisor). What you don’t want to happen is to get to retirement and find that you’re bored.