Stories by Deirdre Macken

Now they're refusing to retire

Baby boomers used to dream of retiring early to plant a vineyard, grow organic vegies in the country or simply spend the morning peak hour strolling along the beach. No more.
Even before the financial crisis savaged retirement savings, boomers had dumped aspirations for an early retirement because they can't afford it, they quite like work, they still think they're invincible and because retirement is something old people do.

Written by Deirdre Macken20 Dec. 08 22:00