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The downsides of retirement that nobody talks about

GOBankingRates Logo By Cameron Huddleston of GOBankingRates | Slide 1 of 29: The realities you face when you stop working might be a far cry from your retirement dream. Of course, retiring broke or not being able to retire at all are among the worst-case scenarios.
But there are plenty of other snags you might encounter. If you haven’t properly prepared for leaving the working world and living without a paycheck, you’ll have to face the ugly truths about retirement. Find out 14 downsides of retiring that no one talks about, along with solutions to avoid each potential problem.

The downsides of retirement

The realities you face when you stop working might be a far cry from your retirement dream. Of course, retiring broke or not being able to retire at all are among the worst-case scenarios.

But there are plenty of other snags you might encounter. If you haven’t properly prepared for leaving the working world and living without a paycheck, you’ll have to face the ugly truths about retirement. Find out 14 downsides of retiring that no one talks about, along with solutions to avoid each potential problem.

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