Read? HOW TO RETIRE?

You can retire only when you fulfil these 4 pre-conditions:

1. Your children are financially independent (e.g. they got jobs),

2. You have zero liability (all your borrowings are paid up),

3. You have enough savings to support your lifestyle for the rest of your life,

AND most importantly,

4. You know what you would be doing during your retirement.

DO NOT retire till you meet ALL 4 Pre-Conditions. And of course you should not retire if you enjoy working and are getting paid for it!

The problem cases I know of are those who failed to meet Pre-Condition #4.

Uncle8888’s Checklist:

1. Your children are financially independent (e.g. they got jobs),

Met.

No 1 and No 2 are now working.  No 3 is fully funded by Uncle8888’s endowment policy matured in 2016. It is more than enough to sustain No 3 for …