What is the phenomenon known as the 'retirement curse,' and how to avoid it
Don't fall into the same trap
Society has a strange relationship with growing older, loaded with false expectations and somewhat backward logic. Many of us will work through our best physical years, grow completely used to being instructed what to do, then when you are a little more tired than before and likely more ready to sit for longer periods, you’re given all this free time and an allowance for fun. It’s supposed to be this incredible gift we give ourselves, but studies are showing it's turning out to be more of a curse than a blessing if you don't do it right.
Click through to learn about what the "retirement curse" is, how it might affect you, and how you can take concrete steps to avoid it.
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