Retirement is instilling a new level of confidence, with almost two thirds of Australians aged 50 and over saying they are living their best years1. In this video we demonstrate this with some real-life stories. Three retirees talk about what their lives are like after work, including their fears, hopes and dreams for the future.
“Nothing like what I dreamt it’d be like – it’s so much better.”
Retirees reveal the magic of having more time
Like those in the video, we all have different ideas about how we’d like to spend the gift of more time.
Whatever your goals, check out other articles in this section to learn more about how you can set yourself up for the retirement you want. You could start by working out how much you might need for retirement, learn when you may be able to retire, and try our checklist to help you plan.
1. Source: WPP Secrets & Lies, Ageless & Booming, 2019. National Seniors
Australia and GCMA
Investing on behalf of your kids20 January 2020 | Plan my future Investing on behalf of your children can help give them a financial leg up and introduce them to good financial practice at an early age. Find out more with AMP Read more
Women the winners in low income super tax offset (LISTO)12 February 2020 | Plan my future Women starting a family benefit most from the government’s low-income superannuation tax offset (LISTO). Find out more with AMP Read more
Most older Aussies say they’d prefer home care over a nursing home20 February 2019 | Plan my future While nearly nine in 10 say they have a preference, less than five in 10 have discussed their wishes with their family. What about you? Find out more with AMP. Read more
This information is provided by AMP Life Limited ABN 84 079 300 379 (AMP Life). It is general information only and hasn’t taken your circumstances into account. You should, before making any investment decisions, consider the appropriateness of the information in this article, and seek professional advice, having regard to your objectives, financial situation and needs. Read our Financial Services Guide for information about our services, including the fees and other benefits that AMP companies and their representatives may receive in relation to products and services provided to you.
All information on this website is subject to change without notice. Although the information is from sources considered reliable, AMP does not guarantee that it is accurate or complete. You should not rely upon it and should seek professional advice before making any financial decision. Except where liability under any statute cannot be excluded, AMP does not accept any liability for any resulting loss or damage of the reader or any other person.