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The unique challenges of Retirement: Retirement Age

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  Much as we may be looking forward to the third stage of our lives, retirement brings with it several challenges.  You’ve Earned It looks at the key challenges and important issues facing retirees in South Africa today.   We also look at possible solutions to these challenges.   Many retirees-to-be and baby boomers are […]

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How I survived a forced early retirement

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A YEI member story:  Peter  had to take early retirement due to health issues. He recounts his story – how he balanced financial matters against the odds     Two years before I had to take early retirement, I realised that my wife and I would not have enough capital to maintain our lifestyle.  We […]

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The unique challenges of senior entrepreneurship

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Seniors worldwide are showing real entrepreneurial spirit by setting up businesses – do seniors experience unique challenges in this regard? We believe that the retirement age, in time, will go the way of the Dodo Bird – disappear into extinction.  And so it should.  The retirement age originated in the 1880’s – the idea of […]

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Don’t put baby boomers out to pasture!

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In a world gone mad, many Baby Boomers are facing their own inner turmoil and rumble of unrest. South Africans live in a country where we battle with unemployment, retrenchment, low wages, crime, fraud, high cost of living, downsizing, mergers, transformation and skills shortages and more. Most, if not all of these issues, affect Baby […]

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