- Planning for retirement is on his mind but his finances are not as healthy as the typical father who has worked full-time all their life
- He will be reliant on his wife’s retirement income and plan
- He feels the views of retirement highlighted in the survey are outdated
- He sees his retirement involving caring for grandchildren.
A different take on retirement
Consider the fact that our own children are going to have crippling mortgages and that childcare costs can only go north, and the picture for my generation is very different indeed. Retirement at the age of 65 and going on frequent holidays just isn’t realistic.