The retirement crisis in our country is only worsening. Simply put, Americans are no longer financially prepared for retirement, and we are unlikely to see improvements in that over the years to come. As life expectancy continues to rise, this is becoming an increasingly more significant issue. From a lack of savings to the decreased availability of social security and Medicare, would-be retirees are being forced to work longer due to financial instability.
As expectations regarding retirement become more fluid, you are likely wondering what can be done to ensure that you enjoy your post-working life. In this segment from The Financial Physician, host Lou Scatigna, CFP® offers some insight on how to best prepare yourself for a pleasurable retirement.