When you think of your retirement, what images come to mind? Freedom from the work routine? Having the time to finally do the things you’ve always wanted to, but couldn’t? When your kids move out, and the job titles are removed, you get to enter an amazing season of “what’s next?”—a chance to rediscover who you are and what’s most important to you in this next chapter.
Having a financial plan is not the same thing as planning for your retirement. The financial puzzle pieces do need to come together. But the fun part is unwrapping the dreams and aspirations that are still waiting to be explored. That’s how you live greatly in retirement.