There is a love/hate relationship that goes on with Americans and their jobs. We talk about the day we can retire yet research has shown the average American will put in 47 hours a week for more than 50 years. While many do enjoy the time to relax and “do nothing,” there is a handful who still hunger to be busy and productive. Merrill Lynch and Age Wave ...
For most of your working life, it wasn’t exactly a pressing concern. You might have pondered it for a few minutes as you skimmed your company’s benefits handout, checking to see if your new glasses were covered or if you’ll be reimbursed for your gym membership. Retirement was more like a vague, distant concept rather than something that would actually happen one day.