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Rewire don't retire - Retirement guide

If you have members in your pension plan(s) who are thinking of retiring, recently retired or have retired and need some guidance they can have a look at the 'Personal Retirement Lifestyle Guide' by Marianne Heron with Paul Britton. 

The guide looks at this important milestone in life as "Rewire, dont retire", providing valueable insights into changes to the retiree's life beyond the financial aspects.

The guide looks at areas such as:

  • The transition period
  • Having a shared retirement plan
  • Relationships
  • Putting old on hold
  • Sorting stuff
  • Making choices about moving or staying put.

"Look at retirement one way and it involves having an extra 2,000 hours a year to fill. Putting in perspective the change in retirement over recent generations means a whopping 40,000 or even 60,000 extra hours to fill in what is effectively a whole new slice of life. Thanks to the age dividend which has seen European life expectancy stretch by 30 years for men and 40 for women over the previous century, the years following the exit from work can last as long as a traditional career."

The guide walks the reader through the stages of retirement with many checklists to see where they stand and there are plenty easy-to-follow case studies.

Download the Guide now and forward it to members in your pension plan(s) who are close to retirement.


This guide is sponsored by Irish Life and Active Retirement Ireland. However, the content, opinions and views are solely those of the authors Marianne Heron and Paul Britton.