The End of Retirement

The End of Retirement | The Walrus Want to keep your house? Support your kids? Stay alive? Never stop working   Read More Must-reads from the Wellness World

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Must-Reads from the Wellness World

The End of Retirement–The Walrus, December 2023 The article focuses on Canada, but is equally valid across the developed world, and soon much of the developing world. People reaching their sixties are now in a dramatically different situation than that of their parents: they can’t assume that work has come to an end. Stagnating revenues (or pensions), higher life expectancy, and rising healthcare costs are…