"The Point of No Return"
by Craig Pulliam, CFP®, AIF® and Michael Comstock, CFP®, AIF®
For most people, retirement is a one-way street. You don’t retire from the work force and then think "Oh, no. I changed my mind. I’m going back to work now." Nope, once you decide to stop earning money, you enter a decades-long phase of spending it. And a host of additional truths will present themselves along the way . . . thankfully, many of them will be quite pleasant.