What age do you want to retire?

For many of us, when we think about retirement, we think travel, family and relaxation. It’s a reward after many years of working hard. But have you considered how long you may live? With increasing life expectancies1, Australians may need to work longer to save more for retirement.

Recently we asked people how long they thought they might live and how they felt about working longer. 

It seems the thought of more years at work isn't welcome news for that many people, and it also raises the question of whether we'll be healthy enough to go the distance. See some highlights in our video to the left. 

To find out more, have a read of Going the distance in retirement.

1. AMP.NATSEM report Going the distance: Working longer, living healthier.

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