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Essay On Personal Plan For Aging

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Personal Plan for Aging
We all are currently aging. We live in an again paradox. But, it is what we choose to do with our time while we have it that counts the most. As a young adult, and before this class I was very unaware of the importance of planning your retirement as early as possible. There are many things that go into planning for a successful retirement. Such as, but not limited to: Where will I choose to live? What will I do to stay mentally active? Or even, when will I choose to retire. In this paper, I will go over a plethora of aspects for my personal plan for aging.
One of the very first topics that I will elaborate on is the economic aspects of my later life. As of November 13, 2016, I have had an account opened for my retirement fund. Its pertinent that I, personally have this account. I have this account to be my cushion to “fall back on” if any of my other plans for aging do not fall through. “Currently, the full benefit age is 66 years and 2 months for people born in 1955, and it will gradually rise to 67 for those born in 1960 or later.” (National Academy of Social Insurance, 2017)
Personally, I don’t plan on retiring until I truly must. I plan on surpassing the retirement age and keep working. I am the kind of person that enjoys working. Of course, I would cut back on hours, with me wanting to become an ER nurse, aging would put a toll on how much I could work at one time. But I would wait until I truly had to retire. I am what they call someone who
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