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  • Writer's pictureDamilola Agubata

Hanging your work boots in 2022? Consider these 5 things

After decades of working to build a successful career, it is now time to take a bow and graciously hang your work boots. However, there are certain things that you must consider.

Retirement – even when you’ve practically looked forward to it for a while – can be quite overwhelming – and that’s no fault of yours. You are not alone.

Hanging your work boots in 2022? Consider these 5 things
Hanging your work boots in 2022? Consider these 5 things

Therefore, we have put together a list of things to consider if your year of official retirement is 2022.

All you have to do is continue reading below.

Evaluate your retirement accounts scheme

Retirement does not just happen overnight; it takes proper planning. To retire well, you need to assess your current retirement financial plan.

It is very important that you have a plan ready to enable you properly assess your situation.

Be equipped for the effect of inflation

Inflation is not to be taken lightly. Even when you have a secure financial plan consisting of fixed-income investments such as bonds, inflation can disrupt it. This disruption can also occur if you have to use up all of your retirement income and are unable to reinvest any of it.

This means that whatever plan you have in place must be well-equipped to handle the drastic (and oftentimes inevitable) effects of inflation.

Have a spending outlook

During your years in active work, you had a saving approach to life. Now, this is the stage of your retirement. Your outlook needs to switch to that of spending.

Simply put, you’ve saved up all your life as a worker; now is the time to spend as a retiree.

Renew your purpose

While your monetary elements have to be solid, it’s just not enough if you intend to have a splendid retirement.

Your purpose is also important. Get it together. Now that you are retiring, you need to engage yourself meaningfully. Doing this sustains your overall health and stability.

Take healthcare plan seriously

Your healthcare plan is important now that you are retiring. You also need to ensure that it is affordable and suitable for you.

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To have a luxurious retirement is easy. At Oak Pensions, we ensure that your Retirement Savings Account (RSA) contributions provide a trouble-free retirement for you. Contact us via, or call the Marketing Manager on 09087448661 to get more information on how to transfer your pension contributions to Oak Pensions.


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