One of the most common things on a “bucket list” or just a retirement list is to travel the world.
In some ways this makes sense. You’ll retire at some point, or you’ll work less. Presumably, your kids will be busy with their lives; you’ll have plenty of time, and you might even have a retirement nest egg.
So you’ll travel the world!
You should do it a lot sooner!
As people get close to retirement, they sometimes get excited because that when they’ll supposedly get in shape, spend more time with their grandkids, reconnect with old friends or… travel!
My mom, who’s now retired, tells me that people do in retirement exactly what they did in their working lives, except that they might have more time for it. … Read More »