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Is a 52 year old too old to retire early?

Congrats on the retirement! Retiring at 52 and 58 is a nice age to retire, but I don’t consider it early retirement. After 30+ years of work, I think we deserve it! Early retirement in my book is under 50 or 45 in my book.

What does it mean to retire early?

It means you don’t have to lie on a beach doing nothing – but that you could if you wanted to. What about ‘early’? Well, traditionally retirement has been from the age of 60 to 65, as reflected by the state pension age (though this is now rising).

When is the best time to retire?

With the median lifespan hovering around 80 years old, you only have 20 years of retirement to enjoy your life if you retire after 60, when most people do. People in this camp have a heightened awareness of time and therefore do everything possible to make sure they are financially stable sooner, rather than later.

Does early retirement have a dark side?

Early retirement can have the dark side I agree, inadequate financial payouts that does not take into consideration the fact that cost of living is very high (as a friend of mine would say, “there is so much month after the money” loosely translating to the length of the month from one pay day to the next).

Should you retire early at age 50?

Its also wise to think through the financial repercussions of an early retirement. Here experts weigh in with the perks and drawbacks to keep in mind when retiring at age 50. Many people in their 50s have days full of work deadlines, family commitments and household duties.

Is there a penalty for early retirement after age 55?

But there is a special rule specifically for people who leave their jobs after their 55th birthday, allowing them to withdraw funds from their employer-sponsored retirement accounts penalty-free. 3 Taking money out of your retirement account early, while delaying the start age for Social Security to 70, can often make an early retirement feasible.

What is the ideal retirement age range?

To minimize regret and maximize happiness, I believe the ideal retirement age range is between 41-45. Let’s go through the reasons why. To get a baseline, as you can see in the chart below, the average retirement age for retirement is between 61-65. 63% of Americans retire between the ages of 61-69.

What is the best age to retire with no money?

The Ideal Age To Retire. Ages 20 – 30: Unless you’re leaving work to be an entrepreneur or a stay at home parent, this is a suboptimal age range to retire, even if you have the money. Your energy and enthusiasm will generally be the greatest at this age.

Is it hard to stay retired early?

Related: Once You Retire Early, It’s Hard To Stay Retired Careful Who You Listen To About Early Retirement The dark side of early retirement is real. Early retirees will croon about how great their lifestyles are. In some ways they are spot on. But notice how they seldom write about the hardships they face.

What do you think about early retirement?

But, it’s good to hear those who experienced early retirement and come out with the truth about its difficulties. It annoys me that early retirees show off so much and try and tell us how great their lives are when the rest of us are not retirement. It’s gloating, and unnattractive.

Are “old-arguments” the Dark Side of retirement?

So, it is plain incorrect to use these “old-arguments” as the so called “dark-side-of-retirement” props. I felt no one addressed this in the comments so far. If any one of the commenters had done so, I wouldn’t have “Harrumphed” at all. I would have been ‘quiet as a church mouse’, so to speak :-)

What are the dangers of early retirement?

The Dangers Of Early Retirement 1) Oops, you change your mind. Imagine retiring at 37 after 15 years of work after undergrad. You spend the next 3 years traveling the world, living a leisure lifestyle and experiencing new things. At age 40, you realize the reason why travel and play is so fun is because of work!

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