Retirement, if we have any money left over from trying to get by day to day, we will spend in some kind of blissful paradise on cruise ship, golf courses, and hot tubs on our houses on the beach, driving very expensive cars and buying luxury meals — at least until we end up in a nursing home.
The Most Subversive Question
Kurt Cagle

This is the myth of retirement. I know exactly two people who are living the retirement of their dreams. The rest of them are going from medical appointment to medical appointment and becoming the primary care provider for their spouse in an effort to keep said spouse out of the nursing home as long as possible. Something went very wrong between the retirement plan and the reality here…

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