Retirement Yenta woke up panic-stricken today (SHRIEK!) and she realized that she always held a job. What would she do with all her free time? And, where would her money come from? It was a momentary lapse into unnecessary anxiety. Retirement Yenta knows this is part of the transition. It is typical for pre-retirees to have doubts about retirement. By focusing on the joys of your future, these fears will subside and be taken over by positive thoughts. Stay on course! Trust your decision.
Retirement Yenta knows plenty of successful and happy retirees, including her own father, who retired in his 50’s and never looked back. Retirement Yenta says, “Oy, stop fretting; your fears are pointless.”