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Fidelity Research Busts Five Key Retirement Myths

Think you know what drives people to retire? Fidelity Investments and the Stanford Center on Longevity recently surveyed more than 12,000 retirement savers and recent retirees (age 55+), revealing the key financial, emotional, and social factors that influence the retirement decision. According to their findings, here are the top 5 misconceptions about what and how people think about retirement:

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Finding My Retirement Passion Landed Me in Prison

Most of us look forward to a life of leisure when we retire, a time when we can follow pursuits that time and responsibilities didn't allow during our "working years." But it's quite common for retirees--and especially those who retire early--to discover that these pursuits only satisfy for a time. Something is missing and they need a new sense of purpose, a new "passion." Such was the case with retired management consultant Bob Lowry who discovered his new purpose in mentoring prisoners. His story at www.nextavenue.org is worth a read: http://www.nextavenue.org/article/2012-05/finding-my-retirement-passion-landed-me-prison

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