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  • The 7 Stages of Retirement or is it 6?

    Unbeknownst to myself, the day I started working I entered into the first stage of retirement, which is a bold statement. In 1975 a professor of gerontology named Robert Atchley identified seven stages of retirement and throughout time academia has reduced the stages to 6. Pre-retirement The first state is known as Pre-retirement “the planning […]