An article in the Christian Science Monitor suggests ways to enrich your retirement in ways that don't cost money. In fact, it could add to your funds. Considering that retirement can last 30 years or more, it's good to think about how you will spend it.
More women than men have thought about what they want to do. Answers for women often include spend more time with family or staying close to friends. Only 19 percent of men say they've spent time determining how they will rest and relax in retirement compared to 25 percent of women. Since many have not given it much thought beyond the financial aspect, this article advises you take a breather but then turn your passion into a new career. O5 find a bridge job that keeps you busy but not involved to the extent of your old career. Lastly, consider volunteering.
Becoming an RVer, whether it is full- or part-time, can offer these opportunities. You can travel awhile to celebrate but then usually there is a need for meaningful activity. Plus some people miss the structure of having a job. Then finding a Workamping position or volunteering while traveling in your RV can add purpose and structure plus some money to your RV retirement. Jaimie Hall Bruzenak