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The retirement maze : what you should know before and after you retire

Author: Rob Pascale; Louis H Primavera; Rip Roach
Publisher: Lanham, Md. : Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2012.
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"Millions of baby boomers are just beginning to retire, and in doing so many are likely to run into adjustment problems, such as loss of identity, deterioration of marriage and social life, and feelings of disconnectedness to the world. Studies have found that as many as 40% of retirees have difficulty adjusting, and even those who claim to enjoy retirement may experience some uneasiness as they adapt to a life  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Nonfiction
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Rob Pascale; Louis H Primavera; Rip Roach
ISBN: 9781442216181 1442216182 9781442216204 1442216204
OCLC Number: 761852216
Description: vii, 234 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: Acknowledgments --
A frame of reference --
Motivations and objectives --
Why we can retire --
Why we run into problems --
Pre-retirement : what to know before you go --
How we decide --
Expectations and pre-conceptions --
The devil's in the details --
Post-retirement : pitfalls and ambushes --
Health and wealth --
Retired and working --
Taking early retirement --
Ladies, gents, and collar colors --
How we use ourtime --
Friends and family --
Love and marriage --
How we see ourselves --
The good and bad in each of us --
Where to go from here --
Notes --
Bibliography --
Index --
About the authors.
Responsibility: Rob Pascale, Louis H. Primavera, and Rip Roach.
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This book looks at retirement beginning before it starts and considers not just the positive rewards of this stage of life but also the attendant emotions, difficulties, and obstacles retirees must  Read more...


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