ERIC Number: ED400372
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1995
Reference Count: N/A
Planning Your Retirement.
American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.
This guidebook raises important issues for older workers to think about in planning for retirement. Sections of the book explore such areas as the following: changing roles and relationships; health and fitness; meaningful use of time, with a sampler of activities from which one may choose; working options, including a brief description of a self-directed job search; housing and lifestyle, with suggestions for defining one's ideal retirement lifestyle and for evaluating current housing and location and potential housing and locations needs based on lifestyle decisions; financial security, including a discussion of sources of retirement income and the expense side of retirement; and legal affairs and estate planning. It helps the reader to analyze retirement income and expenses and explore ways to enhance income now and enjoy a secure and rewarding retirement later. (YLB)
Descriptors: Age Discrimination, Fringe Benefits, Housing, Life Events, Life Style, Long Range Planning, Middle Aged Adults, Midlife Transitions, Money Management, Physical Health, Preretirement Education, Retirement, Retirement Benefits, Time Management
American Association of Retired Persons, Fulfillment, 601 E Street, N.W., Washington, DC 20049 (1-15 copies, free; 50 copies, $15; stock number D12322).
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: American Association of Retired Persons, Washington, DC.
Note: Revision of ED 315 667.